Bartender / mixologist for Spring Cafe Brasserie & VanOost Restaurant

in Amsterdam Are we looking for a Bartender / mixologist for Spring Cafe Brasserie & VanOost Restaurant


In short:

  • Bartender / mixologist for both of our restaurants
  • Part of newly opened 5-star hotel in Amsterdam
  • You have work experience as a bartender / mixologist in a reputable company
  • Extensive knowledge of the techniques
  • You are social, integer, and like to make personal contact


About the vacancy:
It is winter 2017. The first Pillows Hotels opens next to the Vondelpark in Amsterdam. The concept where everything really revolves around the guest works. Within one year we are in the top-5 of hotels in Amsterdam on TripAdvisor. All hotels of the group following achieve high rankings and are mentioned in the Bib Gourmand and GaultMillau.

In November 2022, we opened our sixth hotel. With this 5-star hotel at the Oosterpark in Amsterdam, the ambitions are high. That’s why we are looking for colleagues with talent, who only want to belong to the best, including a bartender / mixologist for our cocktail bar.

Do you want to be part of this new hotspot in Amsterdam?


What are you going to do?
Imagine: an elegant and atmospheric restaurant with a Meditteranian vibe. The reason guests love coming here has everything to do with the people who work there. They perfectly sense the needs of the guests, and their presence adds value to the night.

At the restaurant you work both as a bartender and as a host, so that you can make the best cocktails behind the bar, but also share your knowledge and advice at the guest’s table.


What do you get?

  • Salary that fits your knowledge and experience
  • Overnight stay including dinner for 2 persons after finishing your probation time
  • 10 overnight stays a year for a small price in our Pillows Hotels
  • 35% off in all our restaurants
  • Discount on hotels worldwide
  • Discount for friends and family within our hotel collection and in our restaurants
  • Collective discounts on various insurances at A.S.R.

Both parttime as fulltime working is negotiable. Because of our ambitions and the growth we are in, there is also space to grow within the organization.


Who are you?
With your experience as a bartender / mixologist at renowned bars you are looking for a challenge where you can build the place from scratch.

You understand that serving cocktails is more than just an act, it is a show. You know that your cocktails are part of a moment where people come closer to each other and connect.

Guests feel more than welcome when you are there: they feel comfortable. Your presence and the contact you have with the guests add value to their night. Going one step further is something you don’t have to think about. It’s simply who you are. You are Pillows.


Can you already visualize how you will make it to a success? We are very curious about your ideas. Leave your details behind via the link below and we will contact you within 48 hours.

Not sure which vacancy appeals to you the most, but you think our organization is right for you? Just apply and we will discuss the different functions with you.


Feel free to ask them to Tim van Dijk, Corporate Recruiter via


About Pillows Hotels
At Pillows Hotels you really enjoy. You feel, see and taste the attention down to the smallest details. Monumental buildings with a story, situated at the most perfect locations in the Netherlands and Belgium. The hotels are designed as an elegant home, with a contemporary yet timeless design and a modest luxury feel. Our restaurants have honourable mentions in Michelin Bib Gourmand and GaultMillau. They combine a casual and warm atmosphere with surprising culinary dishes.

About Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Maurits at the Park – 5-star
The new Pillows Grand Boutique Hotel Maurits at the Park is situated in the eastern part of the centre of Amsterdam, adjacent to the Oosterpark. It has 88 rooms, several (meeting)salons and multiple F&B outlets.

From our restaurant with a star-ambition, a rooftop and cocktail bar, a rum library to an easy-chic restaurant at the park with a terrace in the green. Every outlet has its own identity, mature character and marketing.

Working at Pillows Hotels

Working at Pillows Hotels means enjoying your work. Together we work on your ambitions, because our employees make the difference! In addition, we offer a competitive salary, a discount on various insurance policies with Centraal Beheer Achmea and an attractive discount for all the hotels within the collection.

Contact details

Pillows Hotels Koningslaan 19
1075 AA Amsterdam
The Netherlands