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Updated Aug 11, 2022

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Found 4,425 of over 4,501 reviews

3.6
62%
Recommend to a Friend
67%
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248 Ratings

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Creative Director

A Red Lobster commercial I just saw said their shrimp was FIRE! and babbled some more and said it was LIT! That’s all I need to hear! Me and the bros hitting that shiz asafp!!!

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Pros
  • "Money is good for a part time job provided it is the busier times of the year.(in 355 reviews)
  • "was fun and had good pay(in 184 reviews)
  • "This is the perfect job as a primary or secondary job and is great for people in school.(in 178 reviews)
  • "My coworkers were great and we got to listen to music.(in 164 reviews)
  • "Flexible hours for student or those with other time commitments.Hourly money isn't bad for an entry(in 152 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    The best

    Aug 10, 2022 - Host 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, very catering staff

    Cons

    Depending on the employees there’s a lot of drama, made minimum wage

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    great place to work

    Aug 7, 2022 - Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    experience, team work, training and job security

    Cons

    long hours, work weekends and advancement

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Love my job!

    Aug 4, 2022 - Server/Waiter 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, good money, and nice people

    Cons

    Unstable sometimes because it is not always busy

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Great

    Aug 1, 2022 - Food Server 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Salary is based on customer, which can be beneficial or not.

    Cons

    Can be long hours with minimal customers

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  5. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good serving gig

    Jul 27, 2022 - Server 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Cool coworkers, decent management, good tips

    Cons

    Inconsistent work schedule. Boiler room for pushing add-ons to meals you don’t have much control over

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great place to work

    Jul 26, 2022 - Certified Restaurant Supervisor 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Staff is fun to work with

    Cons

    It can be stressful sometimes.

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    Jul 25, 2022 - Server