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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen Reviews

Updated Jun 19, 2019

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Found 435 reviews

3.5
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53%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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Christopher and Harris Pappas
164 Ratings
Pros
  • "You can make good money if you work hard(in 33 reviews)

  • "Flexible schedule and fast pace environment with good opportunity to move up in the company(in 23 reviews)

Cons
  • "Really long hours and mangers would be a lazy(in 33 reviews)

  • "DIFFICULT clientele, privileged clientele, management favoritism, no breaks only if a double(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Good Job"

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      Current Employee - Server 

      I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      This is a good job for anyone that is in college and needs money.

      Cons

      Hard to request days off and need to have someone pick it up

      Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-05-15
    • "Good training for new waiters/waitresses"

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      Former Employee - Waitress in Grapevine, TX
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Fast-paced environment, good tips, flexible scheduling

      Cons

      can be overwhelming if new, managers sometimes rude

      Advice to Management

      try to praise the staff more

      Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-06-17
    • "AMAZING JOB!"

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      Current Employee - Togo Specialist in Marietta, GA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Fast, fun, high volume environment!

      Cons

      Difficult guests, LONG shifts, VERY difficult training (but once you're out, you're golden!)

      Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-06-06
    • "Love!!"

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      Current Employee - Server Trainer/Bartender 

      I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Money, atmosphere, scheduling, coworkers and location

      Cons

      Clientele Tips Hours Barely any breaks

      Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-06-07
    • "Very mixed crowd. expect to get large parties who dont tip"

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      Former Employee - Serever in Dallas, TX
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      flexible schedule but expect to work on special days

      Cons

      management, stressfulness, and money is inconsistent

      Advice to Management

      do better

      Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-06-20
    • "Solid start for servers"

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        Former Employee - Server in Dallas, TX

        I worked at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Walked out with money every night

        Cons

        Large parties can prove to be a hassle at times

        Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-05-21
      • "decent"

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        Current Employee - Server in Houston, TX

        I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Really good opportunity to make some solid money.

        Cons

        wearing white aprons/shirts hard to keep clean, sometimes no break, don't really get employee discounts, sometimes not a lot of teamwork, clientele can be crappy sometimes, not cap on the tipout

        Advice to Management

        some management is extremely lazy

        Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-05-29
      • "Mismanaged with awful tips to boot."

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        Current Employee - Food Server in Lawrenceville, GA
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        My co-workers are great. Meeting new people.

        Cons

        Working understaffed. Running out of product.

        Advice to Management

        Too many issues to address to list

        Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-05-28
      • "good job while you're in college"

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        Current Employee - Server/Trainer in San Antonio, TX
        Doesn't Recommend
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        fun atmosphere, easy quick money

        Cons

        sucking up to management is the only way to move forward in the company, also gsm is really a waste of time

        Advice to Management

        listen to the servers more

        Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-05-08
      • "Good place to be"

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        Current Employee - Server 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Busy, great business crowds, pricier menu.

        Cons

        Clientele quality varies, sometimes you get the good tables sometimes you get the bad ones.

        Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-04-22
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