Sous Chef at East End Cellars

Location: Adelaide CBD

About Us

East End Cellars, a vibrant and highly regarded wine bar/restaurant nestled in the heart of Adelaide, is renowned for its unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional culinary experiences, offering exquisite wines, and creating lasting memories for our patrons. Boasting a stunning open kitchen, we regularly host wine dinners, masterclasses, and outdoor events, contributing to the dynamic and lively atmosphere of our establishment. At East End Cellars, we firmly believe in the synergy of good food, good wine, and good people.

Role Overview:

We are currently seeking an experienced and talented Sous Chef to join our passionate and hardworking team.

As a Sous Chef at East End Cellars, you will play a pivotal role in maintaining the high standards of our kitchen operations, contributing to the creation of innovative and delectable dishes. This position offers the opportunity to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, where you will be an integral part of our culinary team.


  • Collaborate with the Head Chef in menu planning, development, and execution.
  • Oversee and manage kitchen staff, ensuring a smooth workflow and adherence to quality standards.
  • Take a hands-on approach in the preparation and cooking of dishes, leading by example.
  • Contribute to the development of new recipes and culinary techniques.
  • Uphold food safety and sanitation standards, ensuring a clean and organized kitchen.
  • Assist in the coordination of special events, including wine dinners, masterclasses, and outdoor culinary experiences.


  •  2 years of proven experience as a Sous Chef.
  • Culinary degree or equivalent experience in a premium restaurant/kitchen.
  • Strong knowledge of culinary trends, techniques, and ingredients.
  • Excellent leadership and strong communication skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
  • Passion for delivering exceptional food experiences and a keen interest in wine.

Benefits of working with us

  • Great opportunities to develop and grow your career
  • Uniform provided
  • Work for one of Adelaide’s most popular city bar/restaurant
  • Staff discounts on our food and wine menu

How to Apply

If you are a culinary professional with a passion for excellence and a desire to be part of a dynamic team, we invite you to apply for the Sous Chef position at East End Cellars.

East End Cellars is actively reviewing applications, and we encourage interested candidates to apply promptly to be considered for this exciting opportunity. As we are committed to building an exceptional culinary team, we aim to fill the Sous Chef position as soon as possible.

Please submit your resume, a cover letter detailing your relevant experience, why you believe you would be a great fit and any other supporting documents via our careers platform here. 

East End Cellars is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.


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