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Doro Soul Food is a new food concept, offering takeout service and delivery, from Michelin-starred Chef Elias Taddesse of DC’s acclaimed Mélange, that blends American soul food and traditional Ethiopian flavors.  


Line Cook Description:

Looking for a change or new opportunity? We are looking for someone who’s searching for that opportunity! This person needs solid work experience working on a line in restaurants.


  • Prepare preparation of food served using established production procedures and systems.
  • Comply with established sanitation standards, personal hygiene, and health standards.
  • Observe proper food preparation and handling techniques.
  • Store food properly and safely, marking the date and item.
  • Correctly prepares all food served following standard recipes and special modifications.
  • Plan food production to coordinate with meal serving hours so that excellence, quality, temperature, and appearance of food are preserved.
  • Keep the work area neat and clean at all times; clean and maintain equipment used in food preparation.


  • Proven line cooking experience in a similar environment
  • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment, and procedures
  • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
  • Familiarity with industry’s best practices

Compensation Details:

Compensation: Hourly

If interested in this position, please send an email to or submit an inquiry below.


Cashier Job Description:

We are searching for friendly and professional cashiers to join our restaurant staff. As the first point of contact, you will greet and assist customers as they enter our restaurant.

Our commitment to customer service, cleanliness & serving fresh, quality food is what really sets us apart from the rest.

In this position, delivering outstanding customer service will be your main objective. Additional responsibilities include processing food orders, cleaning public spaces, and packaging orders. The ideal candidate will be friendly, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.



  • Welcome customers and help determine their orders.
  • Process customer orders and record them in the restaurant POS system.
  • Process customer orders with third-party delivery services.
  • Relay customers’ orders to the kitchen staff.
  • Ensure all orders are delivered to the customers in a timely manner.
  • Place food orders in the appropriate bags and boxes.
  • Respond to customer inquiries, issue receipts, and record customer suggestions.
  • Clean and arrange eating, service, and kitchen spaces.
  • Help kitchen staff when needed.


  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • Proven experience in a customer service role is an advantage.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Compensation Details:

Compensation: Hourly

If interested in this position, please send an email to or submit an inquiry below.


    From Michelin-starred Chef Elias Taddesse, owner of DC’s acclaimed Mélange restaurant, comes a new concept, Doro Soul Food. Doro Soul Food infuses traditional American soul food with Ethiopian flavors.

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    1819 7th St NW, Washington, DC 20001

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    Monday Closed
    Tuesday - Sunday: 11:30 am - 2:30pm; 5pm – 9pm, or until we sell out

    TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY ONLY - No seating
    RECOMMENDED: Order ahead online for take-out orders.


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