Carrabba's Italian Grill Reviews

Updated May 27, 2020

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3.5
60%
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57%
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Carrabba's Italian Grill President Michael Kappitt
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58 Ratings
Pros
  • "Friendly environment, Good money, Cross training(in 51 reviews)

  • "Great food that isn’t hard to sell(in 49 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, restaurants are a grind(in 31 reviews)

  • "menu keeps getting changed to make items cheaper so tips are less(in 27 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Server 

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill full-time

    Pros

    Incredible work environment and food

    Cons

    No cons in my experience

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-26
  2. "Money can be good, good environment"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Server 

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill part-time

    Pros

    Friendly environment, Good money, Cross training

    Cons

    Certain servers getting big parties

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-26
  3. "Serving"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Food Server in Peachtree City, GA

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill full-time

    Pros

    It was good , I grew in the company

    Cons

    Not enough pay, at all

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-23
  4. "Eh, it's a job"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Food Server 

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill part-time

    Pros

    Good food and great co workers

    Cons

    Please don't expect to build a career here.

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-27
  5. "Good money"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Concord, NC

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Make your own schedule, good money

    Cons

    Management could be better and more organized

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-18
  6. "No Complaints"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Server in Athens, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Carrabba's Italian Grill part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy people to get along with and a fun but busy work environment. Able to make great tips

    Cons

    It's a restaurant job, people are lazy

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-04-27
  7. "Favorite restaurant I've worked at by far. Working there is like being part of a family."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Server/Bartender in Matthews, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Guests, food, coworkers, open kitchen, culture

    Cons

    Management was forgetful and slightly unorganized. High management turnover

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    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-04-24
  8. "Good Job As a College Student"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Server/Bartender in Bowie, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - great tips - easy menu test

    Cons

    - management - weird location, its inside an apartment complex

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-04
  9. "Great workplace"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Server 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carrabba's Italian Grill part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Carrabbas offers fair compensation and the work environment is friendly.

    Cons

    There is a lot of work and memorization required, but it allows you to do your job better.

    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-04-16
  10. "Great Friends, Bad Pay, Ok for College"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Host/Hostess in Beaumont, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carrabba's Italian Grill part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Some of the most fun people I've ever known worked there.

    Cons

    There's a reason "most fun" probably shouldn't get you a more professional job. Also the pay was terrible, especially during slow periods. Its all based on how much was sold. I worked 25-30 hours a week and barely made 600 a month.

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    Carrabba's Italian Grill2020-05-01
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