Ruby Tuesday

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Ruby Tuesday Reviews

Updated December 17, 2014
Updated December 17, 2014
445 Reviews
3.1
445 Reviews
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James J. "J.J." Buettgen
62 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Working at a restaurant gives you a more flexible schedule and Ruby Tuesdays isn't the worse (in 25 reviews)

  • Good food to eat 50% off during breaks (in 18 reviews)


Cons
  • Some upper management create a tense environment when they are there (in 35 reviews)

  • long hours and weekends, no room for growth (in 10 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Salad Bar

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Salad Bar Attendant in Sanford, FL
    Former Employee - Salad Bar Attendant in Sanford, FL

    I worked at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    Restaurant experience to move to another restaurant.

    Cons

    No respect for the workers. Long hours, no breaks.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take your employee's back every once in a while instead of the customer's.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Friendly environment, hard working people

    • Work/Life Balance
    Current Employee - Server
    Current Employee - Server

    I have been working at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    I like working here because it seems likea family. If you have any issues there is always some one to help you.

    Cons

    Sometimes business is slow, but you take the good with the bad when working in a restaurant business

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  3.  

    Clocked off and still working Tuesday's

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Server in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Server in Jacksonville, FL

    I have been working at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    Fast, flexible money and hours

    Cons

    Being clocked out while still working, long nights, overtime, and strawberry lemonades for days

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire better cooks that are more consistent as well as hostesses and other wait staff, no one likes to be the person always picking up other people's slack.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    A regular dead-end job

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Server in Honolulu, HI
    Former Employee - Server in Honolulu, HI

    I worked at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    fast paced, tips were everything, managers were helpful in every aspect, typical benefits of 401k, management really helped in scheduling,

    Cons

    upward movement extremely limited, favoritism (but management was moved around if it was noticed), no gratuity on large parties, kitchen despised the front

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep doing what you're doing! maybe work on better unifying the back of the house with front

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    same as any

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    hourly. you do not have to work much.

    Cons

    typical chain retaurant with bad management and employees

  7.  

    A good introduction to the food/beverage industry

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Line/Prep/Dish/Saladbar/BOH
    Former Employee - Line/Prep/Dish/Saladbar/BOH

    I worked at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    Can move and transfer, fast paced teaching, flexible scedule

    Cons

    undervalued, underpaid, and lithe repeat given to those that are actually dancing and doing the grind

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    it's hard to get respect but really easy to lose it, please remember that unless you lead by example no one is going to follow

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Disappointed with the company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    The location was in a mall, so you had access to the mall on break or before or after work.

    Cons

    The management treated employees poorly. Employees were dissatisfied. They change your schedule constantly. It may have just been at this store.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Good People, Good Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Line Cook in Bloomsburg, PA
    Current Employee - Line Cook in Bloomsburg, PA

    I have been working at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    The people are fun and good to work with

    Cons

    Busy and management changes frequently.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Corporate and Store Management did not get along

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Guest Services Manager in Erie, PA
    Former Employee - Guest Services Manager in Erie, PA

    I worked at Ruby Tuesday full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits for a small town... Fun environment when corporate management wasn't trying to get Assistant Managers to "tattle" on the GM.

    Cons

    50 hour contract, 60+ hours/week realistically
    Store management and Corporate management did not see eye to eye.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Good

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ruby Tuesday

    Pros

    Decent work for a young 20 something. I enjoy getting to interact with different people everyday and getting to work closely with my coworkers who are like family.

    Cons

    Business has been bad for awhile now. The company seems to be in a slump. It's been really slow and hard to make money.

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