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Chris
General Manager / Head Chef
General Manager, Head Chef, Northern Soul and motorbike enthusiast from Lancashire. Chris' organisational skills and mechanical aptitude keep Los Gatos running like clockwork.
Jose
Bar Manager
An aspiring cinematographer, all the way from Granada where he worked in his parents' bar. All that experience means he's stepped up to the mark to manage the bar team.
Ben
Senior Chef
Senior Chef, mathematician, beer expert and son of the boss; Swindon born and "bred."
Luciana
Assistant Bar Manager
Assistant Bar Manager, sleepless but tireless conversationalist, mum of two from Swindon via Brazil.
Angela
Assistant Bar Manager
Angela joins the team all the way from Brazil and brings ruthless efficiency which we hope will rub off on some of the other staff!
Alex
Chef
Assistant chef with bake-off tendencies, perfectionist, fruit grower and all round good egg from Swindon.
Andrea
Bar
Good fortune (and her husband) brought Andrea to Swindon from Colombia, where she has mastered the dark art of doing 10 things at once behind the bar. Currently on Maternity leave but hopefully coming back to us soon.
Pepe
Kitchen
The mainstay of our washing up operation, engineers, does magic tricks and remains amazing at all times.
Nathan
Chef
Self trained chef from Swindon. First honed his skills at festivals before joining us in Wood Street. Left us for few years to broaden his experience but now he's back!
Alejandro
Bar
A teacher and musician from Albacete (Castille - LaMancha). Now he has secured a teaching job in the UK he can only give us his time at the weekends, but we're so pleased he still enjoys his time with us.
Angel
Kitchen
Our second KP, draftsman, photographer, husband and father of two and Cordoban.
Tamara
Chef
Tamara joins us from Spain. Lots of great ideas to enhance our menu and a female calming influence in the kitchen!
Joaquin
Kitchen
All the way from Spain as Tamara's sidekick. Helping in the kitchen with great enthusiasm.
Oliver
Kitchen
A regular customer since the age of 4. We're proud to welcome Oliver as the youngest member of our team.
Alfonso
Bar
Hailing from Madrid, Alfonso brings his smile and enthusiasm to our front of house team.
Costa
Bar
With a wealth of experience in front of house, Costa is our first Romanian employee, enhancing our ethnic diversity with his wit and charm.
Samantha
Bar
All the way from Valencia via Romsey and the Isle of Wight where she perfected her language skills, and a Michelin starred restaurant in Valencia where she perfected her waiting skills, her smile brightens everyone's day. Orange we glad she joined us!
Oliver
Chef
A career Chef with local family ties, Oliver immediately impressed us with his enthusiasm, attention to detail and an understanding of what Los Gatos is all about. We're very pleased he's become part of our team.
Tom
Chef
Tom, Swindon boy at heart, first joined us at Bistro les Chats as a Kitchen Assistant and later moved with us to Los Gatos where he trained with the team to be a chef. After a couple of years away in Devon, we're very pleased to welcome Tom back to the kitchen team