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I worked as a server part time for 8 months

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Former Employee - Server in Berea, KY
Former Employee - Server in Berea, KY

I worked at Cracker Barrel part-time (less than a year)

Pros

-The people were happy to be there
-Management was flexible with scheduling and supportive of staff
-Fast paced environment
-Helpful training
-Good tips during weekends

Cons

-Long hours can get slow and boring
-Only one employee priced meal per day
-You can't take home leftovers
-Store is too expensive

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't let the back staff tell dirty jokes! It taints the fun, family environment for us servers when we go out.

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  1. Fun, Friendly, Loved every minute when I worked there

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    Former Employee - Retail in Lubbock, TX
    Former Employee - Retail in Lubbock, TX

    I worked at Cracker Barrel part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    1) Treat employees very well, with lots of respect
    2) "Stars" advancement, with pay raises and more responsibilities as you progress over a couple of years
    3) Make great friends
    4) Half-price meals on the clock

    Cons

    None come to mind really

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work

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  2. Great Place to Work

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    Current Employee - Server/Trainer in Decatur, IL
    Current Employee - Server/Trainer in Decatur, IL

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

    Pros

    The teamwork and support are amazing here, the flexibility is beyond compare with anywhere I have ever worked and the atmosphere is inviting.

    Cons

    The inconsistencies of the management can be a bit frustrating at times.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have a meeting. Get on the same page about all topics. Ask the employees for feedback suggestions.

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