Red Lobster
3.3 of 5 460 reviews
www.redlobster.com 5000+ Employees

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Love My Red Lobster Family

Server (Current Employee)
Buford, GA

Pros-Great Co Workers
-Wonderful Benefits
-Awesome Tips and Clientele
-50% all food for lunch after or before a shift
-25% for any other time
-You learn the key things to great customer service
-Advancement opportunities
-You are taught to work as teams

Cons-If you don't have a great management team you will suffer
-Lots of promotions to keep up with
-Hours can be crazy
-You have to do everything according to corporate policy
-Lots of structure

Advice to Senior ManagementTake it easy on write ups, and put less pressure on each employee. You make your team happy, and they will do the same. Reward greatness

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Server (Current Employee)
    West Dundee, IL

    I have been working at Red Lobster part-time for more than a year


    Pros: Wide food selection (salads, steaks, seafood-lobster, crab, shrimp, fresh fish). Diversity of… Cons: Strict adherence to rules that are not consistent. No more… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    horrible experience

    Server (Former Employee)
    City of Industry, CA

    I worked at Red Lobster part-time for less than a year


    Pros: -free biscuits -50% food while working (even though it is still… Cons: -makes servers start out as service assistants even if they have serving experience -eliminated busboys/food runner position to save money (makes S.A. do everything) -managers promised promotion… Advice to Senior Management: don't be cheap and hire busboys, server assistants already have… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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