Lemon Leaf Cafe Kinsale - Chef and/or Sous Chef

Passionate about food and cool in the kitchen?

Due to expansion the award winning Lemon Leaf Café, Kinsale, are recruiting for a new head Chef and/or Sous Chef. The Lemon Leaf Café is one of Kinsale’s most popular café restaurants.  We open 7 days a week from 08:30 to 5:00 pm.  There are excellent terms for the right candidate with a salary commensurate with experience and every 3rd weekend off.


If you’re an energetic and enthusiastic with the following skills please call to arrange an interview!


  • Creating delicious dishes of the highest standard· 
  • Be adept at menu costing, ordering supplies, storage of food and waste management.
  • Experience in working off margins
  • Management of day-to-day kitchen operations 
  • Build excellent working relationships with front of house
  • Apply HACCP system 
  • Keeping calm in a busy environment


  • Daytime hours only
  • Weekends off