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Earls Kitchen + Bar Reviews

Updated 4 December, 2018
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Pros
  • "A great place to make long lasting friendships with great people" (in 22 reviews)

  • "great work environment, nice team" (in 18 reviews)

Cons
  • "The schedule does not create work life balance" (in 13 reviews)

  • "High level of accountability for Chefs/GMs and lack of support from senior management leads to very long hours (70" (in 20 reviews)

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  1. "server"

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    Former Employee - Server
    Former Employee - Server

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    great to work for would definitely reccomend

    Cons

    nothing I love working for earls


  2. "Amazing place to learn the industry"

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    Current Employee - Manager/Bartender in Langley, BC
    Current Employee - Manager/Bartender in Langley, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing people, my co-workers have become my closest friends as it feels like a family.

    Cons

    Very high-paced, high-stress, and sometimes people are put into roles they cannot handle due to lack of interest in the role and undertraining.

  3. "Hostess and part time server"

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    Former Employee - Server in Vancouver, BC
    Former Employee - Server in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great extensive training and staff and management worked well together

    Cons

    Week end hours and short shifts


  4. "Host"

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    Former Employee - Host in Burnaby, BC
    Former Employee - Host in Burnaby, BC
    Recommends

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Room to grow
    - Employee reviews
    - Phenomenal Leadership
    - Positive environment
    - Discount
    - Long lasting friendships

    Cons

    - Not the most flexibility to work more hours
    - Hard to get shifts covered

    Advice to Management

    None at all! Was a wonderful time.


  5. "Uh"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    I don’t have a single pro

    Cons

    Everything and everything that exists

    Advice to Management

    If you want $20 paycheques (I’m dead serious) then work here. Lol. Ok. Please don’t hire people you bloodsuckers


  6. "host"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time

    Pros

    lively atmosphere
    training program places all staff on an even playing field

    Cons

    often given the work of servers, janitorial duties, etc outside of job description on a daily basis... without any credit or fair tip share


  7. "Shift Leader"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time

    Pros

    great work environment, great leadership courses, training programs

    Cons

    Long hours, hard to move up

  8. "Loved it"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time

    Pros

    Lots of work - good staff

    Cons

    None - everything was as expected


  9. "GOOD CULTURE, STRESSFUL WORK"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    everyone is friendly and nice

    Cons

    not worth it for the wage
    to much stress


  10. "Growing Family Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time

    Pros

    Exceptional Partner relationships
    Great Company Incentives

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say, It is an ideal position and company for restaurant professionals