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Great job for college student

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Former Employee - Server in Orlando, FL
Former Employee - Server in Orlando, FL

I worked at Benihana part-time (more than an year)

Pros

Great money, flexible schedule, exciting environment

Cons

High turnover rate, working holidays.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Hire more college students!

Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Rediculous

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    Current Employee - Food Server in Anchorage, AK
    Current Employee - Food Server in Anchorage, AK

    I have been working at Benihana part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    We had one of my favorite crews there. The decor and ambiance is nice and it is, generally, a fun place to work.

    Cons

    Rude/cheap customers seem to flock to ours in Alaska. The chefs take 9% of the ticket total in tips, period. It doesn't matter if people don't leave a tip, the servers were still required to tip them their 9%.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay the chefs more so the servers don't have to supplement their income. They are paid at least $5 under the average chef in Anchorage. Also, just because you're a manager, doesn't mean you can't pitch in and help your staff when someone calls in sick or they need an extra hand.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Following company standard is significant. Customers and employees are equally important.

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    Current Employee - Restaurant Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Restaurant Manager in New York, NY

    I have been working at Benihana full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    equal opportunity for people from different part of the world.

    Cons

    everything depends on our business.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    service is everything. employees are everything as well.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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