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Garces Group Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2019

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Jose Garces
16 Ratings
  1. "Butler Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Garces Group part-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff, great work environment, great pay, great managers

    Cons

    Not too many available shifts during winter

    Garces Group2019-01-10
  2. "Great co-workers, management OK"

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    Current Employee - Food Runner 

    I have been working at Garces Group part-time

    Pros

    Co-workers are great, quality is emphasized, food is good, competitive pay

    Cons

    it varies from manager to manager but things don't seem as organized as they should be

    Garces Group2019-09-25
  3. "Its fun, but management doesn't care about you."

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    Former Employee - Server/Hostess in Philadelphia, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Garces Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fun work environment, meaning get drinks as a team after work.

    Cons

    All employees are just numbers and disposable. Higher ups are very sketchy. So unorganized. can be clicky

    Advice to Management

    Care about your front and back of house employees, listen to their suggestions. Dont blame your employees for your disorganization.

    Garces Group2019-08-26
  4. "Be a favorite"

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    Former Employee - Management in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Garces Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    If you are favored, you will love it.

    Cons

    Very little money to solve the problems that need fixing. Irresponsible decision making.

    Advice to Management

    Stop expanding! Fix the problems within the restaurants that already exist before expanding further.

    Garces Group2019-07-30
  5. "Hard Work, Decent Tips"

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    Former Employee - Food Runner in Philadelphia, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Garces Group part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Weekend tips are good. Gained good restaurant experience

    Cons

    Hard work for the pay. High expectations

    Advice to Management

    Communicate with your employees. High turnover rates most likely due to poor management and communication

    Garces Group2019-02-25
  6. "former Hostess"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Garces Group part-time

    Pros

    worked with fantastic people, fast-paced environment, friendly management

    Cons

    pay wasn't great, some servers could be very greedy and condescending

    Garces Group2018-10-31
  7. "Part time seasonal on call"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Garces Group part-time

    Pros

    Pay rate diversity pick own schedule

    Cons

    No benefits little hours no advancement

    Garces Group2018-10-11
  8. "Nice"

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    I worked at Garces Group

    Pros

    Hours events staff food money

    Cons

    None really nice to work

    Garces Group2018-08-09
  9. "Butler"

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    Butler in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at Garces Group for less than a year

    Pros

    Good oay 16.oo time consuming

    Cons

    Not to many cons . some cons are fairley usual

    Advice to Management

    Be fair

    Garces Group2018-06-30
  10. "Bartender"

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    Current Employee - Bartender in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at Garces Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Availability to make your schedule fit work/home needs.

    Cons

    Inconsistent in following up with promises made.

    Garces Group2018-07-06
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