Red Robin

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Extremely busy, too many Servers, barely can get hours, customers are mean

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Former Employee - Server in Richmond, VA
Former Employee - Server in Richmond, VA

I worked at Red Robin

Pros

Really clean, decent training but tedious, young people

Cons

Too many servers (barely get enough hours), hard to establish yourself among so many Servers that have been there for years (seniority is huge here, you don't get to work the busy nights that often because of the more experienced Servers have dibs), say your shift is 3-4 hours long.. you'll take tables for an hour and be "phased," meaning you have to clean up your section, finish silverware, etc. SUCKS! You spend more time cleaning and fixing things up in the back and rolling silverware than taking tables and it's only 2.13 an hour!!! SUCKED. I would avoid if possible.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't make your servers do the busy work that the hostess should be doing like rolling silverware, filling up ice/glasses, etc.

Doesn't Recommend
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    It was a fun place to work for a high school job. The servers did not make enough money at all though.

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    Former Employee - Hostess in Wheaton, IL
    Former Employee - Hostess in Wheaton, IL

    I worked at Red Robin

    Pros

    The atmosphere was very laid back and the people that worked there all got along very well. It was a great high school job.

    Cons

    The managers were not willing to give time off, even when asked far in advance. Also, the employees did not get free food.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I think it would be beneficial if the store managers tried harder to maintain good relationships with the employees, and cared more about requests they had.

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    Good enough for a college kid

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    Current Employee - Server in Toledo, OH
    Current Employee - Server in Toledo, OH

    I have been working at Red Robin

    Pros

    Easy to give shifts away if you need to, make decent amounts in tips but not like at high-end restaurants. Good part-time work.

    Cons

    Difficult to pick up shifts when you need extra money, managers have no idea what they're doing, biases influence your sections

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay attention to what your workers are doing.

    Recommends
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