Applebee's Server/Waiter Reviews | Glassdoor

Applebee's Reviews

Updated Jan 27, 2020

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3.2
54%
Recommend to a Friend
62%
Approve of CEO
Applebee's President John Cywinski (no image)
John Cywinski
114 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. "Awesome teamwork"

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    Former Employee - Waitress 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Applebee's part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly new faces , fast paced , great smells of food , employee discounts , and awesome team working.

    Cons

    Schudueling can be difficult and the card machine doesnt always cooperate.

    Applebee's2020-01-23
  3. "Decent"

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    Former Employee - Server in Fort Lauderdale, FL

    I worked at Applebee's full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, opportunity for more hours, advancement.

    Cons

    No benefits, favoritism, long hours, no break.

    Applebee's2020-01-27
  4. "Applebees"

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    Current Employee - ASM Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great job in the store

    Cons

    too many hours to wrks and they close late 2 am

    Applebee's2020-01-25
  5. "Line coom"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Applebee's full-time

    Pros

    Good hours and great work environment

    Cons

    Call off a lot from others

    Applebee's2020-01-21
  6. "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
  7. "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
  8. "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
  9. "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
  10. "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
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