McCormick & Schmick's Reviews

Updated Sep 14, 2020

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3.1
38%
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McCormick & Schmick's Chairman, President and CEO of Landry's Inc. Tilman J. Fertitta
Tilman J. Fertitta
62 Ratings
Pros
  • "Could sometimes be good money stayed going down hill(in 11 reviews)

  • "Good food and people to work with(in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "Hated explaining to customers why our menu continued to decrease in quality but increase in price(in 9 reviews)

  • "By far the DIRTIEST restaurant I have ever worked at(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Cool"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at McCormick & Schmick's full-time

    Pros

    There are great managers here

    Cons

    I mean it was cool

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  2. "Ok"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Server 

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's part-time

    Pros

    Good tips occasionally, good people to rework with

    Cons

    Unprofessional management, poor communication, bad


  3. "A pretty good place."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Busser/Runner in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The management is phenomenal and the employee discount is good too.

    Cons

    Have to pay for the discount.

  4. "Great coworkers, ineffective corporate"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's part-time

    Pros

    Awesome coworkers, made some friends for life

    Cons

    Totally ineffective corporate management- strategy constantly changing, mixed messages.

  5. COVID-19

    "Bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Dish Washer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's full-time

    Pros

    Close to Maryland National Harbor

    Cons

    Little work hours, undeclared COVID cases

  6. "Difficult corporate enviroment"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Quality education for food and wines

    Cons

    Over staffed, a limited amount of tables. Poor Management

  7. "Don’t care about employees"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter 

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's part-time

    Pros

    You make great money as a server

    Cons

    It’s very corporate so the management doesnt care about you, you can’t get days off

  8. "Good job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Server 

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay with a fun environment

    Cons

    Closed overnight with no warning

  9. "Great Place... no to work"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Arlington, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at McCormick & Schmick's full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A beautiful and elegant 4 star restaurant with good variety of steak and seafood.

    Cons

    Poor value for meals and kitchen hygiene is not the best (no gloves or hairnets used) Guests must be treated as the reason for existence, however Employees are treated like cattle

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  10. "Need better management"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Busser in Indianapolis, IN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at McCormick & Schmick's part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I love the people I work with and love the fact that it's busy

    Cons

    They don't give anyone enough hours

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