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Lebanon, TN
10000+ employees
1969
Company - Public (CBRL)
Casual Restaurants
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL), established in 1969 in Lebanon, Tenn., provides a friendly home-away-from-home in its old country stores and restaurants. Guests are cared for like family while relaxing and enjoying real home-style food and shopping ... Read more

Mission: Pleasing People has been our mission since Cracker Barrel was founded in 1969. It’s a pillar of our organization, and is as important to our employee experience as it is to our guests. Whether you’re serving our guests at one of our Cracker Barrel Old Country ... Read more

Cracker Barrel Reviews

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Cracker Barrel President & CEO Sandra B. Cochran
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    Former Employee - Associate Manager in El Paso, TX
    Former Employee - Associate Manager in El Paso, TX
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    I worked at Cracker Barrel full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Opportunities for internal advancement. Great benefits. Amazing company. Offers continued education.

    Cons

    Flexing schedule. Open 364 days year. Must work or be available all holidays.

    Advice to Management

    Treat others with dignity and respect.

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Cracker Barrel Photos

Cracker Barrel photo of: Our home is your home.
Cracker Barrel photo of: 2017 Best of the Barrel Winner
Cracker Barrel photo of: Some of our 2017 Summer Interns
Cracker Barrel photo of: A stroll through our 27,000 sq.ft decor warehouse. All the antiques in our stores are carefully organized.
Cracker Barrel photo of: Good time at our annual summer jam!
Cracker Barrel photo of: Good time at our annual summer jam!
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Cracker Barrel Interviews

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    Part Time Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Cracker Barrel.

    Interview

    Very chaotic. The manager who was supposed to interview me was busy so another guy who knew nothing about the position did it. Only asked 2 questions. Interview only took 5 minutes.

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Cracker Barrel Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work - Middle Tennessee, The Tennessean, 2016
  • 2016 Academy for Women of Achievement, YWCA of Nashville & Middle Tennessee, 2016
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