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EAT Reviews

Updated Dec 12, 2019

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3.6
70%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
Approve of CEO
EAT CEO Andrew Walker (no image)
Andrew Walker
18 Ratings
Pros
  • "Bonus of free food and constant work(in 22 reviews)

  • "Free lunch and coffee, possibility to be promoted(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "Just Minimum wage for team members and very difficult to get bonus, despite hard work especially in the busiest shops(in 16 reviews)

  • "Marketing is poorly communicated from head office to team members(in 11 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at EAT

    Pros

    I’ve worked with a great team and supporting manager

    Cons

    Sometimes the customers are a bit challenging

    EAT2019-07-20
  2. "Difficult People and Job"

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    Former Employee - Kitchen Leader 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at EAT full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There are no pros that I can think of!

    Cons

    Low pay, bad management, people not willing to listen, early hours

    EAT2019-12-12
  3. "Lovely people"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at EAT full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Salary improvement - Development opportunities - Lunch paid for by the company

    Cons

    - No tips - Not many team bonding initiatives

    EAT2019-11-19
  4. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at EAT full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They have differents shift to choose

    Cons

    You have to do everything

    EAT2019-11-07
  5. "Meh"

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    Current Employee - Team Member in Heathrow, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at EAT part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Bonus of free food and constant work

    Cons

    overworked by senior management who didnt do much

    EAT2019-10-16
  6. "Great to learn"

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    Current Employee - Hot Chef in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Opportunity to grow, good training, good hours per week

    Cons

    Low salary, multi tasks, carry heavy things or deal with hot stuff

    EAT2019-10-01
  7. "eat"

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    Current Employee - General Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EAT full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    people you meet, team you working

    Cons

    there is not guides lines foe managers maids

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    EAT2019-09-16
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Great experience"

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    Former Employee - Team Member in Euston, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at EAT part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Worked with some great people, my store manager was very good and considerate to people's scheduling needs. The team at my store worked together well. Good training.

    Cons

    Management made things difficult by changing rules and standards, very hard to keep up with , not considerate to how things work at the store.

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    EAT2019-09-06
  9. "I worked at Eat. from 2016 till 2018 and then three months in 2019."

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    Former Employee - Barista 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at EAT full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    fast-paced customer-oriented good benefits- paid holidays, paid lunch, discount

    Cons

    I don't think that there is some kind of uniqueness in the business

    EAT2019-08-19
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Not Good"

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    Former Employee - Crew Member in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at EAT part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good flexibility, Good uniform and work rate

    Cons

    Bad management, Bad members of staff

    EAT2019-08-17
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