About Us

Here is just a little info to let you get to know us better...

History

Here is little potted history of our pub and the local area... if you have a spare minute or two and maybe a cup of tea (or is that a G&T), we think it's well worth read.

Download it here

If you'd like to put a name to a face, allow us to introduce you to the crew...


Front of house

Jader Ribeiro Dos Santos Filho

Manager

Jader 'Jay' has worked in hospitality for many years, from cooking to mixing cocktails and now pulling pints. Originally from Brazil, he originally worked worked at The Queens Arms back in 2016, and then decided to come back because he just loves the pub and the area. A lover of beer, he can usually be found running round the pub, or in the cellar making sure all the beers are in top condition.

Rafal Kowalski

Assistant Manager

Originally from Poland and living in London since 2009. Raf is in the industry for over 10 years, He started working in 5-star hotels when he came to London and he doesn't regret changing to pubs, because he loves his regulars. When he is not working, he loves to go out to taste different cuisines. He loves his cat and a good glass of wine.

Alessandrio Iannicca

Assistant Manager

Alex, as he is known here, is our resident Italian, he has a love of all things food and wine and it shows in how passionate he is about his job. He hails from the Abruzzo region originally, a wild and rugged area of Italy where he worked man and boy in the wonderful world of food and drink. We are pleased he continues what he started there, here with us. As a career professional, if you were to ask Alex his favourite thing about working here, he would probably say wearing trainers... Honestly, the stairs do take their toll, he was 6ft tall when he started with us.

Liam Pike

Bar/Waiting Staff

Moved to London when he was 19 and he says that he wouldn't change it for the world. Liam started working in hotels but then decided to try pubs and it was his best decision ever. Now he has been in the industry for 5 years. When not working he loves to go out partying with his friends.


Kitchen

Aivaras Gedvilas

Head Chef

Aivaras move to London in 2008 from Lithuania, he started working for us in 2010 as a KP. In only 3 months he was promoted to a sous chef now he's slaying as a head chef in our beautiful pub. In free time he love to spend time with his 11 years old daughter.

Weronika Boruta

Chef

Weronika moved to London in 2016 at age of 20 from beautiful city of Bialystok in Poland. 2016 was also a year when she starts to work in one of our sites as a KP, now she is a fully trained chef in Queens Arms. in free time she changes from a chef into a party animal.

Joseph Fernandes

Chef

Arrived in London in 2016 from Goa. His journey with cooking started on a cruise ship where he worked as a Sous chef for 18 years. He settled down on the land where he can keep sharing his experience as a chef.

Joaquim Fernandes

Chef

Moved to London in 2015 from Goa. His passion was always cooking so there's no surprise that his life circles around restaurants, bars and now pubs. He joined the company in 2016 where he keeps sharing his love for good quality food.