Cheesecake Factory

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Good Company overall

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  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Bartender in Chestnut Hill, MA
Former Employee - Bartender in Chestnut Hill, MA

I worked at Cheesecake Factory full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Good workers are taken care of. Long hours but usually there was money to be made if you didn't mind working. As far as restaurant jobs go, Cheesecake Factory is one of the better ones out there. Benefits are offered and the company is growing so there is room to move up in the company if that is your goal. For many people who are just there as a temporary landing spot while they figure out what they want to do, it's a good place to work where you can make good money in an entry level job.

Cons

Corporate Culture sometimes limiting. Sometimes long hours expected of staff

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Horrible Treatment of Employees

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    Current Employee - Food Server in Indianapolis, IN
    Current Employee - Food Server in Indianapolis, IN

    I have been working at Cheesecake Factory full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    None. Place was ok until the management switched.

    Cons

    Since the switch in management employees are not given a chance to earn their living. Management reduced the amount of tables given to the server. The official reason was "to increase customer satisfaction" The majority of people quit due to reduction in wage and new people were hired to replace them. Everyone is pissed on the current system, one can be called upon to work for 2-3 hours per day earning $15. This is worse than McDonalds where people earn steady wages. Also server has to do side work which he is getting paid $2-$3/hr after taxes those two bucks are not making it to paychecks, so you are practically paying for doing work for them. Just stay away from this place!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire competent smart people, instead of your golf buddies. You are hurting the company by hiring people that don't know anything about management and business in general. This comes from MBA student.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    You're just an expendable number there.

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    Current Employee - Sever -DT in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Sever -DT in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Cheesecake Factory full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    The money was decent enough for how hard you work.

    Cons

    The management always stressed and yelled and staff often.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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