Culture of Long Road

Would you like to join us on the Long Road? We work hard, enjoy what we do, and take pride in our spirits.

JOIN THE TEAM

Would you like to join us on the Long Road?

Would you like to join us on the Long Road? We work hard, enjoy what we do, and take pride in our spirits. From time to time, we look to grow our team to ensure that we can continue to create great spirits and great experiences at the distillery. Please take a moment to review our current open positions:

Open Positions

CREATING GREAT SPIRITS AND GREAT EXPERIENCES IN GRAND RAPIDS, GRAND HAVEN AND BOYNE CITY.

Grand Haven – Line Cook

Location: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven
Supervisor: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven- Kitchen Manager
Direct Reports: None
Compensation: Hourly

Long Road Distillers, Grand Haven, is adding a Line Cook to our talented, energetic, and creative kitchen team. We work hard, enjoy what we do, and take pride in our spirits, food, and level of service. We are looking for a self-starter who will quickly amass an in-depth familiarity with the kitchen’s operations so that they may assist the Executive Chef and Prep Cook in preparing appetizers and entrees, maintaining a clean working environment, and ensuring the highest quality experience for our customers and guests.

Applicant Qualifications
Be precise and detail oriented
Ability to follow written and oral instructions and procedures
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with prep cooks, wait staff and Chef
Ability to stand, reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, push and pull items weighing 50 pounds or less
Ability to work in a fast-paced, hot environment
Flexibility with job duties and shifts, willing to arrive 10 minutes prior to assigned shift
Knowledge of kitchen equipment and safety best practices
Knowledge of cooking procedures
Manual dexterity; auditory and visual skills
Prior experience in related food service positions preferred

Essential Duties and Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to):
Correctly prepare all food served following standard recipes and special diet orders
Prepare food in collaboration with Executive Chef so that excellence, quality, temperature, and appearance of food is achieved and preserved
Keep work area neat and clean at all times; clean equipment used in food preparation
Comply with established sanitation standards, personal hygiene, and health standards.
Observe proper food preparation and handling techniques
Wash dishes and pots and operate dish washing equipment
Empty trash containers as required
Maintain a friendly work environment through constant, positive communication

Grand Haven – Host

Location: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven
Supervisor: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven- Tasting Room Manager
Direct Reports: None
Compensation: Hourly + Tips

Long Road Grand Haven is looking for a dedicated, hardworking team player to join our front of house team. We are looking for someone who is excited about working in a high volume environment, can create a unique guest experience and has a passion for doing things the right way.

Ideal candidates will have:

– prior hosting experience
– open availability
– great communication skills

Essential Duties and Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to):
Greet guests as they arrive
Manage wait list based on available seating
Communicate with guests regularly
Maintain a friendly work environment through constant, positive communication

Grand Haven – Bartender

Location: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven
Supervisor: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven- Tasting Room Manager
Direct Reports: None
Compensation: Hourly + Tips

Long Road Grand Haven is looking for a dedicated, hardworking team player to join our front of house team. We are looking for someone who is excited about working in a high volume environment, can create a unique guest experience and has a passion for doing things the right way.

Ideal candidates will have:

– a minimum of 1 year of prior bar tending experience
– familiarity of craft cocktails and spirits
– open availability
– great communication skills

Essential Duties and Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to):
Mix drinks, cocktails and other bar beverages as ordered and in accordance with LRD recipes and standards
Greet guests, take beverage orders directly from guests and from other service staff
Check identification of guests to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol
Collect payment for drinks and food orders served and balance all receipts
Ensure that assigned bar area is fully equipped with tools and products needed for serving guests prior to each shift and as needed
Serve snacks and food items to guests seated at bar as needed
Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of spirits, cocktails, and food menu in order to answer questions or educate guests on LRD process and mission
Maintain a clean working area by sweeping, cleaning, and sanitizing as needed
Comply with established sanitation standards, personal hygiene, and health standards

Grand Haven – Server

Location: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven
Supervisor: Long Road Distillers – Grand Haven- Tasting Room Manager
Direct Reports: None
Compensation: Hourly + Tips

Long Road Grand Haven is looking for a dedicated, hardworking team player to join our front of house team. We are looking for someone who is excited about working in a high volume environment, can create a unique guest experience and has a passion for doing things the right way.

Ideal candidates will have:

– a minimum of 1 year of prior serving experience
– familiarity of craft cocktails and spirits
– open availability
– great communication skills

Essential Duties and Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to):
Greet guests, take beverage orders directly from guests and from other service staff
Check identification of guests to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol
Collect payment for drinks and food orders served and balance all receipts
Serve drinks, snacks, and food orders to guests seated in dining area
Clear tables of dishes, utensils and glassware and bring to kitchen for washing
Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of spirits, cocktails, and food menu in order to answer questions or educate guests on LRD process and mission
Participate in regular trainings to learn about LRD spirits, drinks and food
Maintain a clean working area by sweeping, cleaning, and sanitizing as needed
Ensure chairs and floor area around tables and waiting area are clean
Assist with other duties as needed, particularly during opening and closing shifts
Comply with established sanitation standards, personal hygiene, and health standards

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Competitive
Pay

Retirement Match

Food & Drink Discounts

Merchandise Deals

Team Work Environment

As restaurant owners and managers, we feel a sense As restaurant owners and managers, we feel a sense of responsibility for the health and well-being of our employees, our guests, and the community at large. A desire to provide hospitality—the simple act of caring for our guests—is why many of us joined this industry to begin with.

Alongside many other establishments in our industry, we are committed to upholding the guidelines set forth by the State of Michigan, local Health Departments, and the CDC. We view them not as infringements on our rights, but rather precautions we can all take to allow for our industry to re-open safely for our staff and our guests. In return, we ask for your commitment to carefully follow the guidelines posted in our establishments and communicated to you by our team members.

We invite you to read our pledge and to learn how you can best support each of us in our desire to stay safe for all.

Cheers! #mirestaurantpromise
LRD Gin & Tonic cocktail kits are ready for you! T LRD Gin & Tonic cocktail kits are ready for you!
This recipe is an easy one. Order your kit online and stay cool with our Gin & Tonic!
Grand Haven, we’ve just been overwhelmed with yo Grand Haven, we’ve just been overwhelmed with your love and support! It’s so good to be back, enjoying this beautiful summer weather with you all.

If you’re not in Grand Haven this weekend, swing by our Grand Rapids or Boyne City locations for cocktail kits & hand sanitizer pickup!

OPEN HOURS:
Grand Rapids Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer to go:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 3p-7p

Grand Haven Dine In or Take Out:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday-Thursday - 3-9p
Friday-Saturday - 12-10p
Sunday - 12-6p

Boyne City Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer:
Friday - 3p-6p
Saturday - 12p-6p
Sunday - 12p-3p
Slushies are BACK in Grand Haven! And yes, they ar Slushies are BACK in Grand Haven! And yes, they are Daniel approved. You can't tell, but he's smiling under that mask!

OPEN HOURS:
Grand Rapids Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer to go:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 3p-7p

Grand Haven Dine In or Take Out:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday-Thursday - 3-9p
Friday-Saturday - 12-10p
Sunday - 12-6p

Boyne City Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer:
Friday - 3p-6p
Saturday - 12p-6p
Sunday - 12p-3p
This is where the magic happens - well, at least p This is where the magic happens - well, at least part of the magic. If you've been around our Grand Rapids location, you've probably taken a peek into the distillery. It's only part of where the magic happens though. From the grain grown right here in Michigan, to the meticulous work our distillery team takes to develop each spirit, we're not taking any shortcuts.
We’re ready for you in Grand Haven! Our team is We’re ready for you in Grand Haven!
Our team is taking every step to ensure health and safety as we serve you all.

Come grab a table outside with us, enjoy the beautiful weather, and let’s have a drink or two together!

Grand Rapids and Boyne City are ready for your cocktail kit orders too!

OPEN HOURS:
Grand Rapids Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer to go:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 3p-7p

Grand Haven Dine In or Take Out:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday-Thursday - 3-9p
Friday-Saturday - 12-10p
Sunday - 12-6p

Boyne City Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer:
Friday - 3p-6p
Saturday - 12p-6p
Sunday - 12p-3p
Grand Haven, we’re out here this weekend, and ou Grand Haven, we’re out here this weekend, and our outdoor seating area is ready for you!! Not headed to the lakeshore this weekend? Jump online and order a cocktail kit to go to pick up at any of our other locations.

OPEN HOURS:
Grand Rapids Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer to go:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 3p-7p

Grand Haven Dine In or Take Out:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday-Thursday - 3-9p
Friday-Saturday - 12-10p
Sunday - 12-6p

Boyne City Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer:
Friday - 3p-6p
Saturday - 12p-6p
Sunday - 12p-3p
Missing the Falcon Punch? Grab a Polish Falcon Kit Missing the Falcon Punch?
Grab a Polish Falcon Kit (or two) and just make multiple batches!

And yes, it would be the perfect Father’s Day gift 😏

OPEN HOURS:
Grand Rapids Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer to go:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 3p-7p

Grand Haven Dine In or Take Out:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday-Thursday - 3-9p
Friday-Saturday - 12-10p
Sunday - 12-6p

Boyne City Cocktail Kits & Hand Sanitizer:
Friday - 3p-6p
Saturday - 12p-6p
Sunday - 12p-3p
Dad called. He said he wants a cocktail kit for Fa Dad called. He said he wants a cocktail kit for Father’s Day. Skip the tie, and order online for pickup during open hours at any of our three locations!
From spirits to sanitizer, everything we make happ From spirits to sanitizer, everything we make happens right here in Grand Rapids. 
Our sanitizer follows all guidelines set by the FDA & WHO, and our spirits, well they speak for themselves 😏

Whether your grabbing cocktail kits and sanitizer to go, or dining with us in Grand Haven, you can rest easy knowing that we’re taking every step and precaution to bring you the best products and service possible. 
And if you didn’t know already, you can order online for pickup at any three of our locations. (Link in our profile)
TL;DR : Our Grand Haven location opens today at 4p TL;DR : Our Grand Haven location opens today at 4pm!

Last summer when we opened in Grand Haven, we never could have predicted what our first year here would hold.

Today, as we reopen at 4pm, things look a lot different than we planned for our second summer. That being said, we’re so grateful to be able to reopen, even if it’s a little different today!

Come enjoy our new outdoor seating, grab some dinner and a few drinks, and let’s cheers to our second summer here in Grand Haven!

Can’t wait to serve you all again!

Cheers.
GRAND HAVEN, we’re ready for you! Starting tomo GRAND HAVEN, we’re ready for you!

Starting tomorrow (6/12) at 4pm, we’ll be open to the public for both dine in and takeout orders! 
It’s been a long journey, and we’ve worked diligently to take all necessary safety precautions to keep you & our team safe. 
Come grab a drink and dinner with us, or order some food to go!

And yes, our sandwich lineup is 👌👌👌
We’ve been talking a lot about our cocktail kits We’ve been talking a lot about our cocktail kits, but did you know you can also grab individual bottles directly from us?

Whether you’re just running a little low on a favorite spirit, or just don’t need the other ingredients this time around, you can order bottles right online for pickup from any of our 3 locations! (Link in our bio!)
We're not saying we created our own Orange Liqueur We're not saying we created our own Orange Liqueur just to be able to make this LRD Cosmo, but it has been a nice perk 😏. If you haven't tried our newest member of our liqueur lineup, here's the perfect excuse to grab a bottle.
The Cosmo.
Did you know you can order Long Road Cocktail Kits Did you know you can order Long Road Cocktail Kits to go? Every kit comes with our own house recipes so that you can enjoy Long Road at home!
Sure, it’s not quite that same as serving you all drinks at the bar, but it’s pretty darn close.
Order online and pick up at any of our 3 locations!

Grand Rapids - Cocktail Kits, Sanitizer & Food To-Go - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 3-8p
Grand Haven - Cocktail Kits & Sanitizer To-Go - Fridays 2-6p, Saturdays, 12-6p
Boyne City - Cocktail Kits & Sanitizer To-Go - Fridays 3-6p, Saturdays 12-6p
LRD Burger: 6oz steakburger, smoked provolone, ba LRD Burger:

6oz steakburger, smoked provolone, bacon jam, shaved red onion, shredded lettuce, LRD Cherry Liqueur bbq sauce, Nantucket Bakery brioche bun. Served with chips.

Available now in Grand Rapids for takeout!
Order online for pickup. (Link in our profile)

Grand Rapids - Cocktail Kits, Sanitizer & Food To-Go - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 3-8p
Grand Haven - Cocktail Kits & Sanitizer To-Go - Fridays 2-6p, Saturdays, 12-6p
Boyne City - Cocktail Kits & Sanitizer To-Go - Fridays 3-6p, Saturdays 12-6p
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