Red Lobster Reviews

Updated May 10, 2021

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3.6
64%
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70%
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Red Lobster CEO Kim Lopdrup
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1,025 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible schedule with large pay opportunity with no experience(in 190 reviews)

  • "I worked there for 3 years in college and made very good money(in 166 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "long hours of working at this job(in 124 reviews)

  • "Endless shrimp special takes too much of your time(in 66 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great opportunity

      May 4, 2021 - Server in Austin, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Are pretty rude Customers to be honest

      Cons

      No cons no cons no cons

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place

      May 5, 2021 - Server/Waiter in Copiague, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good management High energy environment Good menu and price point

      Cons

      Miscommunication with front of house and back of house

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      host

      May 5, 2021 - Hostess 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly managers and great staff

      Cons

      no cons that i can think of

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      No Gratuity, Will make money if you work for it

      May 10, 2021 - Server 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Can make quick easy cash

      Cons

      No Gratuity Added to checks

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Good Place/Good People

      May 3, 2021 - Customer Service in Annapolis, MD
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people work there and make you comfortable

      Cons

      7 day a week job

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good place to work

      May 3, 2021 - Server in Lancaster, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible hours and good tips

      Cons

      Overworked with side work sometimes

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      10/10 Place to work

      May 3, 2021 - Host/Takeout 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing people to work with and for

      Cons

      Can be a little stressful at times

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Red lobster

      May 3, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Give a nice discount for meals

      Cons

      Stressful and work late at night

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place to work

      May 3, 2021 - Customer Service Representative in Arlington, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay, excellt benifits and management

      Cons

      Crazy hours, and difficult customers

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Not for the weak hearted

      May 2, 2021 - Server/Bartender in Wichita, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible shifts. Easy and Fast Money. Good 401k benefits.

      Cons

      Horrible Management. Constant disregard for safety, related to Covid and other illnesses. Allows anyone and everyone to work no matter how bad of an employee.

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