A&W Restaurants Reviews | Glassdoor.ca

A&W Restaurants Reviews

Updated Feb 23, 2020

To filter reviews, or .

3.3
58%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
Approve of CEO
A&W Restaurants President Emil J. Brolick (no image)
Emil J. Brolick
56 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Working downtown means a lot of people and working for minimum wage(in 13 reviews)

  • "Not many hours available, low pay(in 11 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good Employer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brantford, ON

    I worked at A&W Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun work environment, good management

    Cons

    Not enough hours given depending on week.

    A&W Restaurants2020-02-05
  2. "Alright"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Burnaby, BC

    I worked at A&W Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Flexible - Room to grow

    Cons

    - Stressful - Management can be variable

    A&W Restaurants2020-02-23
  3. "Good company to work with"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at A&W Restaurants part-time

    Pros

    Good pay very fair hourly

    Cons

    Long shifts Can be very tiring

    A&W Restaurants2020-02-11
  4. "It was not my field job"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A&W Restaurants full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It has provided me good work exposure

    Cons

    It was not linked with pharmacy field and research

    Continue reading
    A&W Restaurants2020-01-09
  5. "Excellent Working Conditions"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Food Server in Whitehorse, YT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A&W Restaurants full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun to work. Good staff Friendly manager

    Cons

    You Don't make a lot of money.

    A&W Restaurants2020-01-04
  6. "Great restaurant"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - General Manager in London, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A&W Restaurants full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great food, great customer base

    Cons

    Normally get a lot of student employees, have to work for the right owner to enjoy it

    A&W Restaurants2019-12-30
  7. "My most recent job"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cook in Orillia, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at A&W Restaurants part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Extremely flexable, fantastic manager, great workplace

    Cons

    Just a bad time for me, would have liked to keep the job

    A&W Restaurants2020-01-10
  8. "Not worth it"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Overnight Cashier in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at A&W Restaurants full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Your co workers are the best part of the job.

    Cons

    Bad pay Bad management Bad/no benefits Little to no free time outside of work

    A&W Restaurants2019-12-11
  9. "meh"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cook 

    I worked at A&W Restaurants part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good hours good employees other stuff decent pay

    Cons

    not that great too much standing

    Continue reading
    A&W Restaurants2019-10-23
  10. "ok job"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at A&W Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - discounted food - good first job

    Cons

    - horrible hours - bad management

    A&W Restaurants2019-10-16

Choose a different language and keep reading other reviews.

Found 249 reviews