OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: Chinatown’s “Bao Bei” On The Hunt For A Full-Time Bartender
The GOODS from Bao Bei
Vancouver, BC | Bao Bei is looking for a passionate, creative, outgoing individual with at least 2 years bartending experience who has a good working knowledge of cocktail making, wine and beer. Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and be able to make drinks efficiently while maintaining quality. We are very much a restaurant based on teamwork and would like the successful candidate to be able to facilitate the smooth running of the restaurant in all aspects. Email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop off in person between 3:30pm and 5:30pm. Learn more about Bao Bei after the jump…
Tuesday to Saturday 5.30pm – Midnight.
Open Mondays from Nov. 29 – Dec. 31.
Owner: Tannis Ling
General Manager: Chen-Wei Lee
Head Chef: Joël Watanabe
Bar Manager: Derek Granton
About Bao Bei
Meaning “precious” in Mandarin, Bao Bei opened in January of 2010 in the heart of Chinatown with the hope of recreating that special charm that the area used to have. We specialize in rustic Chinese small plates meant for a more intimate dining experience. Chef Joël Watanabe, utilizes French techniques and the Japanese eye for plating and presentation to refine traditional flavours, creating unique dishes that maintain authenticity yet display a modern approach. All our ingredients are locally sourced, organic, hormone free and sustainable and not to worry, we do not use MSG in anything. Derek Granton oversees the bar with a diverse beer list, a succinct but smart wine list and an imaginative cocktail program using ingredients found in neighbouring Chinatown herbal shops that owner, Tannis Ling, grew up with. The room is a labour of love with elements of a traditional French brasserie intertwined with vintage Chinese motifs, clean modern lighting and playful details that nod to the owner’s family. Our aim is to stuff you with yummy food and drink and serve it to you in the most genuine, sincere manner.
EnRoute Magazine: 2nd Best New Restaurant in Canada
Georgia Straight: Best New Restaurant
Chinese Restaurant Awards: Diner’s Choice Best New Modern Chinese Restaurant