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Boston Pizza Reviews

Updated Jan 19, 2020

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3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
Approve of CEO
Boston Pizza President Jordan Holm (no image)
Jordan Holm
37 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good tips in the right neighbourhoods(in 21 reviews)

  • "small discount on food when ordering after a shift(in 18 reviews)

Cons
  • "Always short staffed and long hours(in 23 reviews)

  • "No benefits as a server, but tips definitely make up for it(in 12 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great spot to socialize and make decent money"

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    Current Employee - Server in Brockville, ON

    I have been working at Boston Pizza part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people and atmosphere are always positive

    Cons

    There's annoying customers anywhere you work

    Boston Pizza2019-09-06
  2. "Hostess"

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    Former Employee - Commercial Loan Processing Clerk in Regina, SK
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good first restaurant job, easy hiring process

    Cons

    They may send you home before completing your 3 hours

    Boston Pizza2020-01-19
  3. "Good System"

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    Current Employee - Server/Bartender in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Pizza full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    50% off meal Very helpful and manager always around

    Cons

    Pay if you make mistake on food or drink order No gratuity for big group sometime you make nothing

    Boston Pizza2020-01-12
  4. "Poor treatment of staff"

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    Former Employee - Server in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Downtown location (Front &John) is great.

    Cons

    Poor treatment of staff. Unprofessional management

    Boston Pizza2020-01-12
  5. "Good job"

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    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good money depends on a location awesome staff 50% off food free food if mistake

    Cons

    if your not apart of the circle your pretty much screwed different franchise different rules a bunch of alcoholic co workers if its dead its dead

    Boston Pizza2019-12-27
  6. "Great for Gaining Hospitality Experience"

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    Former Employee - Waitress in St. Albert, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    gained lots of skills such as communication, time management, team-work, accountability.

    Cons

    management was unprofessional at times

    Boston Pizza2020-01-08
  7. "A great social environment for the whole family"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Kamloops, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great training and staff with amazing products

    Cons

    Unsociable hours as busiest on weekend evenings

    Advice to Management

    Be selective with your hiring

    Boston Pizza2019-12-09
  8. "Great Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Line Cook in Kamloops, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston Pizza full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Management is very flexible with times and days you want to work. Great fun atmosphere and a great place to start off.

    Cons

    Shifts can sometimes be long and stressful.

    Boston Pizza2019-11-27
  9. "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Waitress in Fort McMurray, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Wonderful environment, some of the best relationships I’ve made was from my 4 years working there

    Cons

    Could’ve had better management. Especially when conflict arises

    Advice to Management

    Be diverse and open minded never get comfortable and always strive for the best in yourself and the company as well as the employees

    Boston Pizza2019-11-20
  10. "Great environment"

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    Former Employee - Server 

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff, growth opportunities within management

    Cons

    Awkward length shifts, hard to make money if cut early

    Boston Pizza2019-11-19
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