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Applebee's Line Cook Interview Questions

Updated Aug 2, 2017
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Line Cook Interview

Anonymous Employee in Laramie, WY
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

Application

I applied in-person. I interviewed at Applebee's (Laramie, WY) in July 2017.

Interview

Online app, dropped off hard copy of cover letter & resume.got a call back in less than 24 hrs. had a meeting with manager, got a hired 24 hrs after that. had orientation with G.M started the next day

Interview Questions

  • Tell me something about you, why are you good for this job, what can you bring.   1 Answer

Other Interview Reviews for Applebee's

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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Applebee's.

    Interview

    the interview process was simple. i got a call from the general manager to come in for an interview. then the kitchen manager called me back a couple days later. then i got the job

    Interview Questions

    • what was your past work like?   1 Answer

  2.  

    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Howell, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Applebee's (Howell, MI) in October 2016.

    Interview

    It was pretty straight forward they mostly were people who can work fast and or had experience. They do 3 interviews consisting of meeting the different managers with the final one being the GM who completes the hiring.

    Interview Questions

    • Favorite dish to cook at home.   1 Answer
    • The busiest day you have ever worked and how you dealt with it.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I made it clear I was looking for something good and was being somewhat picky in terms of what job I was going to accept and they started me off at 10.50 instead of 10.

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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Muncie, IN
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Applebee's (Muncie, IN) in April 2016.

    Interview

    The interview was really weird. It was less of me being asked about myself, and more being told what I'd be doing on the job. It seemed great, since it seemed from the beginning I'd be getting hired. Considering they never got back to me after the second interview (after I called twice), it seemed very sketchy.

    Interview Questions

    • They mostly seemed concerned with my experience and ability to work well under pressure.   1 Answer

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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Lewiston, ID
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Applebee's (Lewiston, ID) in April 2016.

    Interview

    I was pretty much immediately hired. They have constant turnover, due to the terrible management, which leaves them desperate for employees. They hire anyone(no exaggeration) and provide mediocre training and follow up. good luck

    Interview Questions


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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Applebee's in December 2015.

    Interview

    Very easy and stress free. Little bit of. Confusion with my second interview but was another manager's mistake. Both managers I interviewed with were extremely nice. Assessment was not as picky as I thought it would be. Overall a good experience

    Interview Questions

    • How do you feel about a recook?   1 Answer

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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Applebee's.

    Interview

    Was fairly easy. Asked the normAl questions, what have ya done before, what u doknow, and so on. It was a college town so my college scheduled was discusssed and my future schedule.

    Interview Questions


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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fountain, CO
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Applebee's (Fountain, CO) in October 2015.

    Interview

    Interview was very professional. Began with questions of what I knew about thier bussniess and what I Knew about what I knew about the postion I applied for. Later talked about pay hours and avilability. Eduction and background in the field asked previous jobs questions. Ask how I handled. Stressful situations.

    Interview Questions

    • How I would prepair my favorite dish.   1 Answer
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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Wichita, KS
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Applebee's (Wichita, KS) in May 2015.

    Interview

    It was very easy. Just answered some basic employment history question and was offered a job within 5 mins. Very laid back but formal. Made me comfortable. Glad I got the chance to interview. It was like the job was just waiting for me.

    Interview Questions


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    Line Cook Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Newark, DE
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Applebee's (Newark, DE) in March 2015.

    Interview

    There wasn't a actual interview at all. The whole process was very easy. I must have been lucky. I walked in and asked for a manager. Luckily no one was in the restaurant and the General manager was available. He asked me about myself, my prior cooking experience in a restaurant (which was zero) and ambitious in life and what I think Applebees could do to help. I was offered on the spot, not everyone's experience will be like mine

    Interview Questions


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