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Rainforest Cafe Reviews

Updated November 19, 2017
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  • Sometimes management desn't really care about employees (in 3 reviews)

  • High turnover including management (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Good to work here"

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    Current Employee - Facilities in Anaheim, CA
    Current Employee - Facilities in Anaheim, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Rainforest Cafe full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Friendly people , and music to listen

    Cons

    The unfriendly people and rude employees

    Advice to Management

    Give raises and praise more often


  2. "Server"

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    Former Employee - Food Server in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Food Server in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly staff
    Flexible hours
    Easy to get a job

    Cons

    Awful kitchen management
    Long delays in the kitchen

  3. "Nice place if you like to work with children"

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    Former Employee - Wait Staff in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Wait Staff in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe full-time

    Pros

    You can join to the Landry's Select Club and receive bonuses and discounts in all of Landry`s institutions, you'll never be sitting still

    Cons

    Long working hours, healthcare, large amount of impolite visitors


  4. "Hostess/Server"

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    Former Employee - Server in Katy, TX
    Former Employee - Server in Katy, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe (More than a year)

    Pros

    easy work
    good tips
    steady business
    fun employees
    easy menu

    Cons

    bad management
    the thunderstorm that occurs every 30 minutes
    dark restaurant setting
    In a mall

    Advice to Management

    just be nice to you employees


  5. "Alright place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe part-time

    Pros

    awesome co-workers, work around your school schedule

    Cons

    management treating their workers horrible


  6. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe full-time

    Pros

    Disney perks , dining program benefits

    Cons

    No grow opportunities, low pay


  7. "Good omacs"

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    Former Employee - Server in Anaheim, CA
    Former Employee - Server in Anaheim, CA

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers
    Good tips
    Good hours
    Nice environment

    Cons

    Terrible communication between managers and staff

  8. "It's ok"

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    Current Employee - Busser in Lake Buena Vista, FL
    Current Employee - Busser in Lake Buena Vista, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Rainforest Cafe (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, easy to swap shifts

    Cons

    Work weekends, holidays, etc... company structure is not employee friendly

    Advice to Management

    Consider the little people and how it's them that make the trains run on time.


  9. "It was a bartending job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Rainforest Cafe full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The money was very good

    Cons

    Cycled through managers pretty often


  10. "server"

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    Former Employee - Server in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Server in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Rainforest Cafe full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good people good hours tips ok

    Cons

    was made to push specials which affected tips could be fired for anything other than that a good experience


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