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Earls Kitchen + Bar Reviews

Updated Jan 21, 2020

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3.6
65%
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85%
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Earls Kitchen + Bar President Mo Jessa
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142 Ratings
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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Server 

    I have been working at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great pay for the work

    Cons

    none everything is super great

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2019-12-13
  2. "Big Box Restaurants"

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    Former Employee - Prep Cook 

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Earls enforces a type of culture that makes the people you work with pleasant

    Cons

    With any kind of work in the BOH, it'll be very easy to find cons. This place was no exception.

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-22
  3. "it was average"

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    Former Employee - Prep Worker/Line Cook, Sous Chef in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    met some very nice people the tips are good for a little extra cash time goes by fast

    Cons

    they don't care about work life balance most sous chefs are very rude

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    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-20
  4. "Not the best place to work"

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    Former Employee - Hostess in Port Coquitlam, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Making friends and working in a fun environment

    Cons

    Management being discriminatory regarding looks and favorites. Sexual harassment etc.

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    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-20
  5. "Good tips, very stressful"

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    Former Employee - Server in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good tips, ability to build connections (networking, friendships)

    Cons

    Managers usually make cuts too early which result in you having too many tables and not enough time to serve them all, staff party a lot as its mostly high school/college kids.

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-20
  6. "Earls"

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    Former Employee - Server/Bartender in Medicine Hat, AB
    Recommends

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun environment to work in

    Cons

    Lots of employees, short hours

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-17
  7. "Good overall"

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    Current Employee - Server/Bartender/Shift Leader 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Tips are very good at Earls and you get paid minimum wage on top of that

    Cons

    Managers constantly worried about hitting budgets rather than quality

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-02
  8. "Experience of working at Earls"

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    Current Employee - Line Cook 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Team and supportive managers

    Cons

    Low Hours and small shifts

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2019-12-26
  9. "Good hours, hard work"

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    Former Employee - Dishwasher in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    People Hours Management Food Staff

    Cons

    Long nights Low pay High stress

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2020-01-07
  10. "Fun place to work, not enough formal feedback"

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    Former Employee - Manager, Server Management in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Earls Kitchen + Bar full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Hard to develop unless you constantly seek feedback - no manager will actively give feedback and there are no formal feedback structures in place.

    Earls Kitchen + Bar2019-12-29
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