Compare wagamama vs Las Iguanas BETA

See how Las Iguanas vs. wagamama compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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wagamama

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Las Iguanas

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 305 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.7
(based on 117 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Senior Management
4.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
wagamama Ceo Emma Woods
94%
94%Emma Woods
CEO Approval
Las Iguanas Ceo Julie McEwan
100%
100%Julie McEwan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Positive Business Outlook
90%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager25 Salaries
£35,734/yr
Line Chef20 Salaries
£8/hr
Front of House Manager5 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager8 Salaries
£39,821/yr
Bartender8 Salaries
£8/hr
Administrative Assistant1 Salaries
£18,707/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 62 reviews)
"Good tips"(in 25 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 46 reviews)
"Split shifts"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
"Hard work"(in 7 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - People Team

I have been working at wagamama full-time for less than a year

Pros

from the minute i joined wagamama i felt so welcome and part of the family and did just fall in love the company. working here is like no where i have ever worked before, from the amazing food,... restaurants and most importantly people. wagamama have such a clear purpose and vision that it makes it so easy to know what you are all striving to achieve and how you are going to get there. i love that you are challenged to be the best version of you, given stretch in your role but also that there is such genuine care for your personal life and well being too.

Cons

if you struggle with a fast paced environment then wagamama may not be for you

Current Employee - Recruiting Manager

I have been working at Las Iguanas full-time for less than a year

Pros

- Amazing, friendly team who are willing to go the extra mile to help and support you - Vibrant, colourful and fun environment to work in where you can be yourself - Progression opportunities are... there for you to take if you work hard - Incredible incentives and perks, arguably the best in the industry - Opportunity to travel and get involved in exciting new projects - Large company with a 'boutique' feel - The ability to be autonomous and bring your own creativity and personality to your role - One big family!

Cons

We all work hard, so if you are looking for an easy ride, this place is not for you. Work hard, play hard mentality and if you're willing to apply yourself the rewards are huge!

Advice to Management

Keep on being fab

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