Compare Buffalo Wild Wings vs Red Lobster BETA

See how working at Buffalo Wild Wings vs. Red Lobster compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Buffalo Wild Wings vs. Red Lobster. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Buffalo Wild Wings

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Red Lobster

Employee Ratings

  • Buffalo Wild Wings scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Red Lobster scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 4662 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3420 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Red Lobster employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Buffalo Wild Wings employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Buffalo Wild Wings Ceo Paul Brown
76%
76%Paul Brown
Buffalo Wild Wings employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Red Lobster employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Red Lobster Ceo Kim Lopdrup
70%
70%Kim Lopdrup
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Buffalo Wild Wings employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Red Lobster employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Red Lobster has 557 more total submitted salaries than Buffalo Wild Wings.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Server385 Salaries
$7/hr
General Manager269 Salaries
$75,415/yr
Director de RR. HH. y Seguridad17 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Line Cook435 Salaries
$28,126/yr
General Manager111 Salaries
$69,992/yr
Underwriting Service Assistant323 Salaries
$26,647/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Fun environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Buffalo Wild Wings.
  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Red Lobster.
  • Buffalo Wild Wings had 158 more reviews than Red Lobster that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 273 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 271 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 190 reviews)
"Good money"(in 166 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 282 reviews)
"Late hours"(in 93 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 124 reviews)
"Endless shrimp"(in 66 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Apr 25, 2021

Current Employee - Server

I have been working at Buffalo Wild Wings full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great place to start out your service industry pathway

Cons

Owner of the franchise wasn't my favorite

"Great"Mar 8, 2021

Current Employee - Hostess

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

Pros

Funny boring fun super caring

Cons

Boring lol fun working love

Job Postings

Red Lobster has 563 more recently posted open jobs than Buffalo Wild Wings.