Our Story

Much like St. John’s itself, LeGros & Motti is the perfect combination of modern city style and classic European comfort. A French-Italian fusion restaurant & bar, we provide top quality artisanal food, prepared with care and passion. Our menu of traditional classics are given a modern flair, and set against a backdrop of ambiance and energy that creates an unforgettable dining experience.

HISTORY

The name “LeGros & Motti” is a reference to the operators’ grandmothers – LeGros is French from the maternal side and Motti is Italian from the paternal side. The restaurant offers unique European cuisine in a relaxed and casual atmosphere, blending the old world feel and flavours of the French bistro with the Italian trattoria.

VIBE

Unlike any other restaurant in the city, L&M is offering as much entertainment as food. Drawing its inspiration from the historic and hip meat packing district of New York City, the interior of L&M is modern, yet warm. The impact is immediate upon walking through the front doors. A large European restaurant and bar entertainment experience, L&M is vibrant and inviting, yet expansive and grand. It captures and speaks to clientele of all ages and all walks of life. Exuding a rustic European charm, L&M combines warm and classic colours with its cosmopolitan cuisine.

THE FOOD

Our classic European menu offers variety and selection, with flavour profiles from French and Italian specialties, complemented with some American favourites. Every item is prepared fresh-to-order in our second level exhibition open-style kitchen. A large floor to ceiling glass allows customers to see the unique fresh pasta making and food preparation area. Throughout the dining experience, a focus remains on providing guests with the freshest finest foods available. Perhaps the most unique aspect of the restaurant is our on-site European bakery. L&M provides diners with its fresh baked artisan breads and the best desserts baked-to-order in the delicious European traditional way. The hallmark of a LeGros & Motti experience, these treats add the finishing touch to any meal. Bon Appetit!

“Our classic European menu offers variety and selection, with flavour profiles from French and Italian specialties, complemented with some American favourites.”

THE BAR

One of St. John’s premiere hospitality attractions – for both locals and tourists alike – the bar at L&M is a large communal area which features a wine wall holding over 2,000 bottles. The bar has a lively energetic vibe, similar to that of an Italian piazza where friends, families and co-workers gather for an impressive selection of custom cocktails, martinis, wine and beer. Relax with us and celebrate La Dolce Vita!

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legros | October 17

Legros and Motti Classic European Kitchen and Bar – Atlantic Canada's most anticipated new restaurant – is now accepting applications for all posi...

Careers: Host Person - Dining Room Team
legros | October 09

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individ...

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Host Person - Dining Room Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

It’s the busiest spot in the whole place – the front door – and you’re our first impression. Previous hosting at a busy restaurant is very helpful. High energy and positive nature is even more valued!

Server - Dining Room Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

Server – we provide extensive training on our service standards and product knowledge. Let’s be honest, we’re the newest place in town, and it will be crazy busy, and a whole pile of fun – but only for those who aspire to be the best.

 

Bus Person - Dining Room Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

This position is a great way to get your foot in the door of the restaurant biz. A gateway role to being a server, you’ll need to be able to work quickly, but if you’re at the top of your game, we like to promote from within.

Bar Server - Bar Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

If you love being busy, enjoy making exciting and innovative cocktails, and working as a team at the longest bar in St. John’s – you’ll love it here. Forward thinking individuals will be right at home.

Bartender - Bar Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

Bartender – if you love being busy, enjoy making exciting and innovative cocktails, and working as a team at the longest bar in St. John’s – you’ll love it here. Forward thinking individuals will be right at home.

 

Prep Cooks - Culinary Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

Be the next generation in a legacy of industry leaders and culinary icons. You are the foundation of every great meal – join a thriving company that shares your commitment to excellence.

 

 

Dishwasher - Culinary Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

Without you, we have nothing to put our great tasting food on. A gateway role into our culinary team, we promote our best.

Line Cooks - Culinary Team

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate staff to join our restaurant family. Previous experience, dependability, and forward thinking individuals who are outgoing and enjoy a fun, energetic, fast paced environment are needed.

Line Cooks – the best kitchen in the city, with every toy and tool you can imagine at your fingertips. We imagine if you’ve made your way to this page, you’ve already heard the rumours.

Prep Cooks – be the next generation in a legacy of industry leaders and culinary icons. You are the foundation of every great meal – join a thriving company that shares your commitment to excellence

Dish Washers – without you, we have nothing to put our great tasting food on. A gateway role into our culinary team, we promote our best.

Janitorial Team - Maintenance Team

Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming them; gather and empty trash; service, clean, and supply restrooms. Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures.

Dining Room Supervisors - Management Team

Opportunity exists for proven restaurant professionals with the ability to maintain our high standards of quality and guest satisfaction. We offer great opportunities to build and grow into a hospitality professional expert while maintaining friendly and enjoyable work environments.

Bar Manager - Management Team

Responsible for spear heading the implementation and execution of our trend setting cocktail program, this individual will also monitor inventory and supplies, and ensure that appropriate spirits, wines, beer, and other materials are well stocked to meet restaurants needs. We need a leader who has the ability to create great guest experiences, anticipate needs, and initiate memorable times in a trendy, hip environment.

Sous Chef - Management Team

If you have a proven ability to inspire culinary brilliance with impeccable service standards and attention to detail with credentials to boot, then you may be exactly the Sous Chef that we are looking for. Apply now.

Dining Room Managers - Management Team

L&M managers experienced in high volume service are passionate about guest service, and great food. Opportunities for talented, highly motivated professionals, with an eye for detail and an appreciation for exceptional quality food and service.

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Hiring all positions, apply now

legros | October 17

Legros and Motti Classic European Kitchen and Bar – Atlantic Canada’s most anticipated new restaurant – is now accepting applications for all positions, including:

  • dining room, kitchen and bar managers and supervisors;
  • Sous chef;
  • servers, hosts and bartenders;
  • bussers, line and prep cooks, and dishwashers;
  • maintenance and receiving team members

View all career opportunities here – legrosmotti.com/careers/ 

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Location

127 Harbour Drive
St. John's, NL A1C 6N6, Canada
1.709.726.6884

Monday11:30am - 12:00am
Tuesday11:30am - 12:00am
Wednesday11:30am - 12:00am
Thursday11:30am - 12:00am
Friday11:30am - 2:00am
Saturday11:30am - 2:00am
Sunday11:30am - 12:00am
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