baker street belfast job opportunities


Baker street are always on the look out for new talent in the kitchen and front of house, if you are passionate about the catering industry send us an email on


Ashley French, owner and proprietor of Baker Street & French Village, is a second generation baker learning the ropes from his father Henry who ran the popular French Village Bakery in Stranmillis, established in June 1981. Ashley took over the running of French Village when Henry hung up his apron and the business has gone from strength to strength ever since. In December 2015 Ashley had a vision to bring a chic, inner-city style restaurant to the suburban setting of East Belfast showcasing his own artisan baking products and the best of local produce. The result, Baker Street Belfast, a great addition to his ever increasing portfolio. He has big plans for the future so watch this space.

working at baker street belfast

working at baker street belfast

Jonny - On Site Manager

Born and bred in East Belfast Jonny brings to Baker Street over 15 years experience working in restaurants throughout Belfast & London. From Michelin- stared restaurants in Mayfair to the chic eateries of Camden and Shoreditch he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. Alongside the day to day running of Baker Street jonny enjoys a successful career as a freelance musician, teaching in local schools and playing with professional ensembles such as the Ulster Orchestra and NI opera. We are pleased to have him on board and he is a fundamental part of the Baker Street family.

Vincent - Assistant Manager

Born in Portugal since moving to Belfast Vincent has fallen in love with 'our wee city'. Being from a part of the world heavily influenced by tourism, hospitality is second nature to him. He joins Baker Street with over 15 years experience working in the bustling restaurants of Lisbon and Portimao, Algarve. He feels his experience near and far has sculpted him to, above all, take care of the customers every need. He is proud to be a part of team baker street and an integral part of our family, and the Belmont road community.

working at baker street belfast

working at baker street belfast

Darren & Steve - Barrista

Here at Baker Street we are incredibly lucky to have two Baristas such as Steve and Darren. Steve has worked for the company (French Village included) for over six years and is the backbone of the Front of House. His outgoing persona, table side manner and knowledge of food and drink are second to none. Alongside his role in Baker Street Steve is an acclaimed local artist and his paintings can be viewed in various locations across Belfast. Darren has recently joined #TeamBakerStreet and is a great addition to the team. He is passionate, enthusiastic and extremely knowledgable about coffee resulting in drinks that look too good to drink and taste delicious.


Our newest addition to our front of house team.
Amy is one of the newest additions to our team and we are delighted to have her on board, bringing with her 6 years of experience in hospitality. Alongside working in Baker Street Amy has just been accepted into Stranmillis University Collede to embark on a degree in teaching, we wish her all the best with her studies!

working at baker street belfast