BJ's Restaurants Reviews

Updated Aug 13, 2020

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3.4
61%
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77%
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BJ's Restaurants President and CEO Greg Trojan (no image)
Greg Trojan
280 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good money, good restaurant flow, good enough managers(in 72 reviews)

  • "fast food smells and looks great get free food n tips(in 59 reviews)

Cons
  • "Tough menu and finding quality team members is hard to find(in 49 reviews)

  • "Long hours while constantly on your feet(in 40 reviews)

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  1. "BJ's Brewhouse is a great place to work."

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Line Cook in Beavercreek, OH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly management willing to work with each employee's personal schedules.

    Cons

    Closing shifts can be long.

  2. "Good place to learn"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter 

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants part-time

    Pros

    good use of technology for better service

    Cons

    too many options on menu


  3. "Job review"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    money and the people you work with

    Cons

    management needs improvement for better job performance

  4. "Great But Competitive"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BJ's Restaurants part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent growth oriented company at all levels.

    Cons

    Sometimes the competition makes the workplace a (subtly) hostile environment. The room errors goes down as you move up the ladder at the restaurant level.

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  5. "Great"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server/Waiter 

    I have been working at BJ's Restaurants full-time

    Pros

    Hours Management Team Helpful Valued

    Cons

    None that I really know of

  6. "Great place"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lovely environment with great opportunity for growth

    Cons

    Nothing about this job was negative

  7. "Ok"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Host 

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Free Meal and decent starting wage

    Cons

    Management, hours, environment and lack of growth

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  8. "A good job for anyone looking to have a steady income."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Prep Cook/Dishwasher in Lubbock, TX

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

    Pros

    Good, easy job for someone looking for some quick cash.

    Cons

    My specific branch failed to monitor much of the staff.

  9. "Decent place to work"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Murfreesboro, TN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    BJ's worked with my schedule while in school. Met some awesome people there.

    Cons

    management became irritated when they were brought problems that had to be given to them.

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  10. "Overall a good short-term career"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Takeout Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible hours Fast-paced & friendly Consistent pay

    Cons

    Grueling mentality associated Difficult customers Disorganized at times

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