Chiquito Reviews

Updated 14 Jun 2021

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3.7
71%
Recommend to a Friend
79%
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16 Ratings
Pros
  • "hours, half an hour or an hour breaks if doing long shift, flexible hours, discounts at major retailers(in 8 reviews)

  • "Good tips and there are some lovely staff there(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours and sometimes stressfull shifts(in 7 reviews)

  • "The pay is minimum wage, obviously with tip possibilities but they are not guaranteed(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great

      24 Feb 2021 - Server in Glasgow, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Loved it so much it was great

      Cons

      The pandemic and the restaurant closed

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    2. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Over worked

      14 Jun 2021 - Assistant Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free food and team were lovely

      Cons

      Your just a number , no respect over work no bonus

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Bar staff

      3 Jun 2021 - Bar Staff 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice colleagues Nice to talk to customers Nice building Cheap drinks Good offers from time to time

      Cons

      Not clean Unorganised Management lacking management Bad chefs Not the friendliest team to customers

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    4. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Not really worth it

      12 Jun 2021 - Server in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Shifts were kind of flexible

      Cons

      Not too many hours when needed as restaurant was not busy

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      it was an ok company

      15 Mar 2021 - Waitress in Middlesbrough, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      the tip system was very good and i earnt more money through that

      Cons

      however, don't really trust the company - big ceos out for themselves no thoughts about people at lower levels

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Wasn’t good wasn’t terrible

      1 Apr 2021 - Waitress in Ipswich, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible hours and friendly staff

      Cons

      Nothing really that bad here

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Ex employee

      5 May 2021 - Waitress 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great training & positive atmosphere

      Cons

      Difficult staff, sometimes long hours but negotiable

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Very pleasant company

      21 Mar 2021 - Bar Tender 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      friendly company ethos filters down well throughout

      Cons

      Poor career advancement opportunity and progression

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    9. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Management by spreadsheet

      20 Mar 2021 - Bartender in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Originally had decent cocktail specs, good to pick up initial skills

      Cons

      Absolutely no autonomy allowed for workers; management obsessed with following sales predictions they've pulled out of their backsides. Seemed to be on its way down and out, top-down decisions were costcutting exercises 9 times out of 10

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Flexible workplace around other commitments

      9 Apr 2021 - Server/Waiter 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Shifts worked around other commitments

      Cons

      Not guaranteed hours, one week you may have more hours than other depending on demandp

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