Compare Applebee's vs Buffalo Wild Wings BETA

See how Buffalo Wild Wings vs. Applebee's compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Applebee's

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Buffalo Wild Wings

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 3676 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 3445 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Applebee's Ceo John Cywinski
62%
62%John Cywinski
CEO Approval
Buffalo Wild Wings Ceo Paul Brown
69%
69%Paul Brown
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
39%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Restaurant Manager402 Salaries
$49,561/yr
General Manager161 Salaries
$59,630/yr
Expeditor19 Salaries
$38,222/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Server273 Salaries
$4/hr
General Manager223 Salaries
$73,461/yr
Hospitality25 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 181 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 143 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 236 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 235 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 229 reviews)
"Menu"(in 76 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 246 reviews)
"Late hours"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Prep/Line Cook

I worked at Applebee's part-time for more than a year

Pros

The staff and management wonderful to work for

Cons

Night shift can do better. Like cooking things that they are out of and leave a clean area for.morning shift.

Advice to Management

I miss everyone and hope things are going great.

"Great"Mar 20, 2019

Former Employee - Server

I worked at Buffalo Wild Wings part-time for less than a year

Pros

Management, co workers, hours, pay, environment, training, protocol

Cons

Loved it there great place

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