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Applebee's Reviews

Updated Jan 20, 2020

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3.2
53%
Recommend to a Friend
62%
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Applebee's President John Cywinski (no image)
John Cywinski
111 Ratings
  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "Awesome place to work"

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    Former Employee - Prep/Line Cook in Yucca Valley, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    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.

    Applebee's2019-04-27
  2. "Friendly Environment"

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    Current Employee - To Go Specialist 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Applebee's part-time

    Pros

    Fast-paced, Fun Work Environment, Great Customers, Great Management

    Cons

    Not able to work 40+ hours a week.

    Applebee's2019-11-20
  3. "Not a place to work while going to school"

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    Current Employee - Server/Waiter in Williamstown, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Applebee's part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule, Fun people to work with

    Cons

    Promotion, no paid time off, no benefits for part time

    Advice to Management

    Find new ways to get customers in the door

    Applebee's2020-01-19
  4. "Great job"

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    Former Employee - Prep Cook/Dishwasher in Cedar Falls, IA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great job nice people to around and build relationships with as a collective group.

    Cons

    Slow season ,not slot to do so they just send u home.

    Advice to Management

    N/A

    Applebee's2020-01-18
  5. "Amazing company to work for!"

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    Former Employee - General Manager in Morganton, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Applebee's full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fun work environment. Perfect balance

    Cons

    No issues with the company!

    Advice to Management

    Loved my time with Applebees!

    Applebee's2020-01-16
  6. "Good temporary job"

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    Current Employee - Server/Waiter in Loganville, GA

    I have been working at Applebee's part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    schedule flexibility and evening hours

    Cons

    some cheap cliental and serving all you can eat

    Applebee's2020-01-16
  7. "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Richardson, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Applebee's full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule, Customer Service Experience, Teaches you how to do deal with different kinds of customers

    Cons

    Management issues, Lack of feedback, Lack of employee accountability

    Advice to Management

    Communicate feedback in a positive manner, Provide acknowledgment to those who work hard, Hold employees accountable for mistakes/tardiness/laziness

    Applebee's2020-01-13
  8. "Working at Apple bee"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Senior leadership CEO Support to succeed Atmosphere

    Cons

    Long hours More work and life balance

    Advice to Management

    Ensures rotation of weekends

    Applebee's2020-01-13
  9. "Great place to work in restaurant industry"

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    Current Employee - Server in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Applebee's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Managers are trained well and there access to health insurance. Tips are steady!

    Cons

    Short staffed at times and growth opportunities are limited

    Advice to Management

    My store has a compent and understanding team of managers.

    Applebee's2020-01-08
  10. "Decent job"

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    Current Employee - Server 

    I have been working at Applebee's part-time

    Pros

    Easy way to make money. Work around college schedule

    Cons

    Customers are exhausting. Long hours, tip dependent

    Applebee's2020-01-08
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