Applebee's
3.0 of 5 534 reviews
www.applebees.com Overland Park, KS 5000+ Employees

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okay for students

Server (Current Employee)
Richmond, VA

I have been working at Applebee's

ProsCash money every night
Get to meet lots of people. Sometimes beneficial, sometimes not.
Dynamic work environment
Fast paced environment

ConsManagement sucks. They care about nothing but themselves
The money varies.
Favoritism plays a huge role in the politics there.

Advice to Senior ManagementStart caring about your employee's. Evaluate them on what they are doing right instead of being rude when they do the first thing wrong.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Decent pay for part time work

Waiter (Former Employee)
DeKalb, IL

I worked at Applebee's


Pros: Overall a flexible work schedule. Working for tips can be frustrating sometime, but on the average (including slow day and busy weekends) I'd average around… Cons: Getting time off to travel over the holidays can be very difficult and frustrating. The best shifts to make money are Friday and Saturday nights… Advice to Senior Management: I don't know the current manager, but when I was there servers still had to cover their sections during… More

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It's a way to pay the bills

Server (Current Employee)

I have been working at Applebee's


Pros: Applebee's is a decent place to work, especially if you are in college and need a part time job to pay the bills. If… Cons: Your income is primarily based on the tips you earn. Therefore, if your restaurant is not very busy or you get some cheap guests,… Advice to Senior Management: Show your employees that their work is valued and appreciated. … Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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