Covid-19 Safety Measures at Smith & Wollensky

News & Events 01 Sep 2020


Safety is our Priority

We have stringent policies in place to help ensure our employees and customers are safe from COVID-19.

These include:

  • All employees must complete a health screening questionnaire and confirm they are in good health prior to beginning work.
  • No employees will work if they or anyone in their household is unwell following Public Health England Self Isolation Guidance.
  • Our employees follow safe COVID-19 working procedures.
  • Enhanced cleaning and disinfecting will be carried out using chemicals that are appropriate for COVID-19.
  • Employees already follow good personal hygiene, but this has been enhanced for both back and front of house teams.
  • All staff wash their hands regularly for 20 seconds with hot water and soap, with the addition of a hand sanitiser afterwards.
  • Contactless pick up and deliveries are in place which follow social distancing guidelines.
  • Our employees have been provided with appropriate PPE.
  • Cashless payments.
  • Single-use menus and digital menus.
  • All staff wearing facemasks at all times.
  • All customers wearing facemasks unless seated at table.
  • Sanitiser stations throughout the restaurant for staff and customers.
  • Clearly visible social distancing signage, directional markers & guidelines.
  • Amended furniture layout with reduced capacity for social distancing.
  • Management monitoring capacity at all times to maintain social distancing.
  • Cashless payments only.
  • Surface cleaning of touchpoints every 15 minutes.
  • Track & Trace registration required for all guests.
  • Guests can only dine in our restaurant if they are part of the same household or support bubble.