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Chris
Head Chef
Head Chef, Taekwondo black belt, Northern Soul and motorbike enthusiast from Lancashire
Max
Bar Manager
Bar Manager, gymnast, actor, charmer and rota organiser extraordinaire from La Belle France.
Ben
Sous Chef
Sous 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.
Gema
Bar
La Gitana of Los Gatos, gin expert, Sevillana dancer; came to the Reading festival in 1992 from La Linea de Concepcion (Andalusia,) and never went home.
Alex
Chef
Assistant chef with bake-off tendencies, perfectionist, fruit grower and carer 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.
Pepe
Kitchen
The mainstay of our washing up operation, engineers, does magic tricks and remains amazing at all times.
Alejandro
Bar
A teacher and musician from Albacete (Castille - LaMancha) who has recently joined our front of house team.
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!
Elodia
Bar
Elo Elo! Comes the familiar cry. From Spain - not France. Waitress dynamite!
Joaquin
Kitchen
All the way from Spain as Tamara's sidekick. Helping in the kitchen with great enthusiasm.
Jose
Bar
All the way from Granada where he worked in his parents bar.
Oliver
Kitchen
A regular customer since the age of 4. We're proud to welcome Oliver as the youngest member of our team.
Florence
Bar
Keeping it in the family. Florence, Shareen's daughter, helping us out from time to time between studying Yoga in India and travelling the world. Last known position running Yoga classes in Ibiza - but back soon.
Rupert
Chef
A home grown boy from Swindon. Lifetime chef, honed his Iberian cooking at El Toro just up the road. pleased to welcome him to our kitchen team.