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Hollywood Park, Bexar, TX
10000+ employees
2000
Company - Private
Casual Restaurants
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Buffets Holdings

You might say that customers literally line up to dine at these restaurants. Buffets, Inc. is the largest operator of buffet-style eateries in the US, with more than 400 locations in almost 40 states. Operating under such names as HomeTown Buffet, Old Country Buffet, and ... Read more

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    Pros

    Not any to speak of.

    Cons

    Leadership has declared bankruptcy 2 in the last 5 years. Managers are all cut throat looking out for themselves and operate the dirtiest kitchens I have ever seen.

    Advice to Management

    Fire yourselves and let someone else try to run this company.

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Buffets Holdings Interviews

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    Hospitality Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Greenville, SC
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Buffets Holdings (Greenville, SC) in October 2011.

    Interview

    I applied on line with an assesment. A few days later was called by the area director for an interview. Then was scheduled to go into a store for a few hours to watch operations and ask questions. Then I was scheduled to be contacted by HR signed some electronic authorizations for background checks. Once those came back I was scheduled and set up for 5 weeks of training wich they paid for travel and hotel accomidations.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic questions of your knowledge on food cost, and questions regaurding diffrent situations as to how you would handle diffrent issues with guests and employees.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There wasnt any, Front of the house and Back of the house all start a one point. FOH base salary is 621. per week pluss chinese O/T for anything over 40 hours i ended the year with 38,400. All BOH start at 40,000. Gm is based on Expierence.

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Buffets Holdings Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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