Compare wagamama vs Las Iguanas BETA

See how working at wagamama vs. Las Iguanas compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at wagamama vs. Las Iguanas. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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wagamama

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Las Iguanas

Employee Ratings

  • Las Iguanas scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 482 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 174 reviews)
Las Iguanas employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.5
Las Iguanas employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Las Iguanas employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
4.0
Las Iguanas employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.5
Las Iguanas employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.7
Las Iguanas employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
wagamama Ceo Thomas Heier
38%
38%Thomas Heier
CEO Approval
Las Iguanas Ceo Julie McEwan
97%
97%Julie McEwan
Las Iguanas employees rated their CEO Approval 59% higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
96%
Las Iguanas employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Positive Business Outlook
92%
Las Iguanas employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than wagamama employees rated theirs.

Salaries

wagamama has 730 more total submitted salaries than Las Iguanas.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Front of House Team Member145 Salaries
£9/hr
General Manager42 Salaries
£36,720/yr
Team Leader7 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Bartender19 Salaries
£8/hr
General Manager16 Salaries
£40,424/yr
Commis2 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at wagamama.
  • "Environment to work" was the most mentioned Pro at Las Iguanas.
  • wagamama had 43 more reviews than Las Iguanas that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 86 reviews)
"Good tips"(in 35 reviews)
Pros
"Environment to work"(in 7 reviews)
"Head office"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 55 reviews)
"Split shifts"(in 32 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 12 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - General Manager

I have been working at wagamama full-time

Pros

wagamama it's a company with a great structure and offer lot's of support to be the best you can be at your role. full of people who really care for the success of the company but most importantly... care for each other, have passion for fresh food and know how to have fun while working in face pace environment. If you already work in hospitality or considering a career in, this is the company you want to work for!

Cons

if you enjoy hospitality and know what it brings then there's no cons really!

Advice to Management

continue what you're doing as you're doing amazing job, especially during the difficult times we're all in at the moment.

Current Employee - L&D Business Partner

I have been working at Las Iguanas full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Wonderful Family atmosphere. Great support across the company. Real job satisfaction and appreciation. Allows you to take ownership of your role

Cons

Very busy and High standards

Advice to Management

Keep supporting

Job Postings

wagamama has 162 more recently posted open jobs than Las Iguanas.