how old do you have to be to be a hostess at a restaurant?

i want to get a job as a hostess somewhere like Texas Roadhouse or Buffalo Wild Wings because they are building them around my area. do you think they would hire me if im 16? i live in Illinois. thanks!

Asked By: rosieposie - 9/20/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Yeah. But be the first and call them back and stuff. Make yourself look good. Good Luck! Im 16 also. Because they didnt want me to host for them. grrrrrr. Restaurants are grouchy lol
Answered By: sara - 9/20/2007
Additional Answers (6)
eh, you can try. usuuuually it's 18, but no point in not trying.
Answered By: dontouchmedontrustme - 9/20/2007
Call them and find out. Here if they sell beer or anything you have to be 18 but if not 16 so it doesn't hurt to check into it.
Answered By: Lucy C - 9/20/2007
u have to be 18 or if the place sells alcohol you definitely have to be 21 or older.
Answered By: SummerRain - 9/20/2007
It depends upon the Restaurant... More
Answered By: stormwarnfm - 9/20/2007
I just got roadhouse texas in Worcester Massachusetts at my nanas... More
Answered By: mtvtoni - 9/20/2007
Well I can't say for sure in IL. But in Arizona I know at 16 you can. I was accpeted there. Didn't work, but I could of, when I was 16
Answered By: FMX - 9/20/2007
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