Five Guys Burgers & Fries Reviews

Updated Sep 20, 2020

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3.4
61%
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83%
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Five Guys Burgers & Fries  Jerry Murrell
Jerry Murrell
650 Ratings
Pros
  • "got free food traded food with other fast food chains(in 239 reviews)

  • "Free meal every shift you worked(in 156 reviews)

Cons
  • "Personal drama long hours at times(in 70 reviews)

  • "Upper management does a lot of talking but very little action(in 53 reviews)

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  1. "Fg"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Five Guys Burgers & Fries part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Secret shopper tips free food

    Cons

    Milkshakes aren't free for employees

  2. "Very good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member in Saint Paul, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Learning communication, time management and how to tackle multiple problems at once

    Cons

    Nothing really to say here


  3. "Good first job"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Greer, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    if you do your job and show that you are trying your best and want to be there you will gt 5 days a week no problem

    Cons

    if someone does the same job as you but better they get more hours

  4. "Steady job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager 

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries full-time

    Pros

    Easy, decent pay, free food

    Cons

    Pretty greasy job most of the time

  5. "Great first job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A very friendly work envoriment that had great opportunities to improve many different life skills, as well as cooking skills.

    Cons

    Sometimes demanding hours, as well as certain holiday shifts

  6. "it nice"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shift Manager in Denton, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries full-time

    Pros

    it was easy and stuff

    Cons

    it was mega ultra boring

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  7. "Team member"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member/Grill Cook in Delray Beach, FL

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Customer service was a great part of experience

    Cons

    Management was kind of selfish with hours

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  8. "Could be better"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Food is always really good Work is fun

    Cons

    Management sucks the customers aren't very friendly

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  9. "Bad Pay"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Assistant General Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with, feels like a family and a very comfortable environment.

    Cons

    Pay was not what you deserved.

  10. "Manager"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Manager in Middleburg, OH
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Five Guys Burgers & Fries full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Schedule works with your life. Free food every shift. Great to see regular customers.

    Cons

    You can never do enough to please. Play favorites and sides.

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