Westport Social, a new restaurant opening in September in the former Westport Cine’ movie theater at 910 Westport Plaza, is hosting a job fair as it looks to hire 70 workers.
The 12,500-square-foot restaurant will offer games including bocce, ping pong, shuffleboard, darts, hoops, as well as live bands and a karaoke room.
Westport Social is looking to fill positions across all restaurant job titles as it prepares for a Sept. 5 opening, according to a release. The hiring fair will be held Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel, 191 Westport Plaza.
The restaurant, owned by Westport Plaza owner Lodging Hospitality Management, is part of a larger revival of the plaza, which LHM acquired for $33 million in 2012. Worldwide Technology's new $95 million, 210,000-square-foot corporate headquarters building is a key part of the revival.
Kobe Steak House of Japan is upgrading its Westport Plaza location, moving from its 12th-floor location at 111 West Port Plaza to space formerly occupied by Ozzie's Restaurant and Sports Bar at 645 West Port Plaza.