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Updated Feb 6, 2023

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Found 2,214 of over 2K reviews
3.6
67% Recommend to a Friend
75% Approve of CEO

Found 2,203 of over 2K reviews

3.6
67%
Recommend to a Friend
75%
Approve of CEO
BJ's Restaurants President and CEO Greg Trojan (no image)
Greg Trojan
575 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "can be good money if you want to take the YEARS it takes to work your way up.(in 175 reviews)
  • "Great people and was a lot of fun(in 112 reviews)
  • "Coworkers were great.(in 90 reviews)
  • "The only thing that is good about that place is the free food and even that gets old very fast.(in 70 reviews)
  • "Good pay was given to me(in 69 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Not bad

    Jan 31, 2023 - Senior Manager in Selma, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay,great company to work for

    Cons

    Very tedious, training is tough

    1 person found this review helpful
  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    bjs

    Feb 6, 2023 - Hostess in Hillsboro, OR
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - meal with every shift -progressive

    Cons

    -no tips -lowest pay -not much work to do

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Ok

    Feb 3, 2023 - Construction Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    It’s a ok job to make money

    Cons

    Some managers are rude and have favorites

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee

    great place

    Feb 2, 2023 - Cook 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    they care about quality,and their employees well being and pay fairly

    Cons

    schedule night shifts more effectively

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  6. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Not bad for a second job.

    Jan 26, 2023 - Hostess 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - Friendly Staff - Good training system - Good for a second job or someone in high school or college - Willing to work with a flexible schedule

    Cons

    - Management can be tough and hard headed when it comes to listening to employees - Promotion can be tedious and you have to spend a lot of time in one position before moving to the next one

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Environment

    Jan 26, 2023 - Cashier 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Positive work environment from all co-workers.

    Cons

    Management at times can seem to be targeting you to do more work than usual.

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Entepenuer

    Jan 25, 2023 - Busser/Runner 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Everything was great very fast environment super fast dining cleaning everything

    Cons

    You have to pay for the food

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good Training

    Jan 22, 2023 - Togo Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    paid training, easy system, cool people

    Cons

    supply chain issues made many unhappy customers

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  10. 3.0
    Current Employee

    It’s okay.

    Feb 4, 2023 - Server 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Decent money in short amount of time

    Cons

    The organization could be improved.

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  11. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Good work place

    Jan 20, 2023 - Line Cook 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very friendly Professional Easy schedule

    Cons

    Unreliable coworkers and fast turn around rate

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BJ's Restaurants has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 2,240 reviews left anonymously by employees. 67% of employees would recommend working at BJ's Restaurants to a friend and 51% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, BJ's Restaurants employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at BJ's Restaurants. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

67% of BJ's Restaurants employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated BJ's Restaurants 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.5 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at BJ's Restaurants to be career development, benefits, coworkers and the cons to be culture, management.

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