Bob Evans
2.9 of 5 258 reviews
www.bobevans.com Columbus, OH 5000+ Employees

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Good beginning management job

Assistant Manager (Former Employee)

I worked at Bob Evans full-time for more than a year

ProsThe food is great. Most of the staff and management are hard working and pleasant.

ConsAssistant Managers are treated as disposable...there is always someone to take you place. Sad. The turnover rate is apalling.

Advice to Senior ManagementInvest in your people!!!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Down on the Farm

Host and Server (Former Employee)
Buffalo, NY (US)

I worked at Bob Evans part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Decent money, room to grow, repeat customers make it nice… Cons: Poor management, over-staffed at times which equals less money Advice to Senior Management: Learn to work together No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Not the company it used to be, but there's still time to right the ship.

General Manager (Current Employee)
Canton, OH (US)

I have been working at Bob Evans full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: A lot of dedicated and loyal people at the restaurant and area levels. It's a… Cons: Steve Davis' fast food mentality has resulted in stagnation, unrealistic performance expectations, and gradual elimination of outings, bonuses, and benefits. Managers are underpaid by industry… Advice to Senior Management: Stop pushing coupons; they discount the brand's value (and fail to bring in new customers). Increase… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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