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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen Reviews

Updated Jul 16, 2019

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Christopher and Harris Pappas
167 Ratings
  1. "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
  2. "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
  3. "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
  4. "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
  5. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Kitchen Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Schedule, progression and growth, ability to transfer

    Cons

    bonus structure, Area managers need to be more involved

    Advice to Management

    Make bonus structure more tied to sales and tangible goals not QA

    Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-04-12
  6. "Working as a server"

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    Current Employee - Server 
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Flexible for college students -Paid every night

    Cons

    -Unpredictable -Put up with a lot of bulls**t (managers/guests) -Always have to find someone to cover your shift if you need a day off even if you let the manager know before posting your schedule

    Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-04-25
  7. "Flexible Work Schedule"

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    Former Employee - Server 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I could work here and other places and it was manageable

    Cons

    Some of the shifts were not ideal.

    Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-03-31
  8. "the clientele is mostly terrible"

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    Current Employee - Server in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    lively. food for nonstop doubles

    Cons

    management is terrrible. clientele is the worse ive ever served. large parties ruin your day rules change between each manager management is terrible at server support

    Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-04-08
  9. "Terrible!!!"

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

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

    Pros

    Cool staff, fun and friendly servers

    Cons

    Bad pay,forced to work free, bad communication,terrible management

    Advice to Management

    All of you should hang it up.

    Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-04-04
  10. "Good money but wild hours."

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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

    The money is good once you get the hang of it.

    Cons

    The long hours of being on your feet hurt the body.

    Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen2019-03-04
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