Strada Reviews

Updated 11 Mar 2020

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3.1
58%
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76%
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Strada Director John Derkach (no image)
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8 Ratings
  1. "Perfect student jobs"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor in Clapham, London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Strada part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Allowed me to work around my studies, pushed me to obtain certificates in health and safety and hospitality, ensured a safe and fun work environment for all

    Cons

    A constant change of staff, all leaving or transferring to different restaurants meant for no stability in shifts

  2. "Weitress"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Strada full-time

    Pros

    Grow professionally In working Group

    Cons

    I do not see any negative aspect

  3. "Overall a good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior General Manager in West Thurrock, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible, Ownership, independent, Fair rate of pay

    Cons

    Sometimes lacks support from board

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  4. "great"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Waitress 

    I worked at Strada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    fair,flexible, cash tips . and . organised

    Cons

    long hours, weekend work and not much room for progression

  5. "Great Place to Work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Strada part-time

    Pros

    Great Pay Flexible Hours Nice People

    Cons

    Long Hours Busy on Mondays

  6. "Good time at Strada"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Waiter in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    tips, team, company training, incentives from management when meeting quotas

    Cons

    It's a big company, so not always your voice is heard within it.

  7. "Great staff, horrible management"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Waiter 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Strada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, great staff food, good team spirit

    Cons

    Was not given as many hours as promised in interview Long term staff members were not welcoming or supportive Management were too micro-managerial, no trust despite regularly having the highest per head customer spending of any staff member.

  8. "Part Time Waitress"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Waitress in Cobham, Surrey, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Strada part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Other waitresses are lovely, previous managers were great

    Cons

    Kitchen staff were creeps. Restaurant went downhill management wise, first two female managers were amazing, final manager was a man that used to send you home if you didn't wear makeup.

  9. "waitress"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Waitress in Heathrow, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    lovely environment, nice colleagues, meal and drinks during the break

    Cons

    sharing the credit card tips

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  10. Helpful (1)

    "Prelonged hopes for a big change that led to nothing"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Head Chef in Portsmouth, South East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Family-like feel among the senior and mid management Enthusiasm 45 hours contract

    Cons

    Lack of strong structure - things are changing continuously without and a clear path Unachievable bonus Messy and faulty supporting systems Lack of training No new investments Huge underspending for maintenance Unachievable labor and GP targets Poor communication

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