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Updated May 23, 2022

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Found 2,610 of over 2,672 reviews

3.5
62%
Recommend to a Friend
80%
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Waffle House President and CEO Walt Ehmer (no image)
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708 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Good pay and cooking can be fun.(in 165 reviews)
  • "money is good and hours are good(in 141 reviews)
  • "It's good people to work around and I like working around a lot of people(in 102 reviews)
  • "Benefits are good and that’s it(in 71 reviews)
  • "Free food and quite on slow days(in 66 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    I love working here

    Mar 12, 2022 - Server/Hostess 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Meeting all the new guests and seeing the regulars

    Cons

    None for now I’ll let you know later

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  2. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good food good vibes

    May 23, 2022 - General Laborer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The Food is really good

    Cons

    It is not very big

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee

    GO

    May 23, 2022 - Grill Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay and good hours

    Cons

    Lots of hard work and with little break

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Love it

    May 19, 2022 - Rockstar Grill Operator in Tifton, GA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    People are friendly during the day

    Cons

    People are grumpy at night

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  5. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Hashbrown Analyst

    May 18, 2022 - Analyst in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good experience overall very delightful

    Cons

    Nothing bad to talk about company

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Master grill opp/ 3rd shift supervisor

    May 18, 2022 - WalMart Overnight Stocker 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The store has Good pay Good hours Flexibility

    Cons

    Store overall is good jus bad management

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  7. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    I worked all jobs

    May 17, 2022 - Cook 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flex schedule. Decent pay if you work enough hours. Fun environment. Good opportunity for growth within the company.

    Cons

    Could raise wages for all jobs.

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good

    May 16, 2022 - Shift Supervisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The opportunity to supervise and help others good pay.

    Cons

    Working overtime way too many hours over exerting.

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Unit manager

    May 11, 2022 - Unit Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fun environment very friendly. Good schedule

    Cons

    Tiring and sometimes over worked

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    N/a

    May 10, 2022 - Server/Waiter in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great work environment and the people

    Cons

    There really isn’t any cons

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Waffle House Reviews FAQs

Waffle House has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 2,672 reviews left anonymously by employees. 62% of employees would recommend working at Waffle House to a friend and 57% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Waffle House employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Waffle House. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

62% of Waffle House employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Waffle House 2.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.3 for culture and values and 3.5 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Waffle House to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be workplace, work life balance, management.

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