wagamama Employee Reviews about "free food"

Updated Dec 2, 2021

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wagamama CEO Thomas Heier
Thomas Heier
61 Ratings
Pros
  • "You get free food on each shift(in 131 reviews)

  • "inclusion are upper most in the wagamama culture - be yourself(in 59 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours/ Rotas are usually only realised a week ahead of schedule(in 104 reviews)

  • "no cons for working at wagamama(in 43 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Happy

      Oct 14, 2021 - Front of House Team Member in Cambridge, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good atmosphere, free food and tips

      Cons

      Work later than on the rota, no free time lo live

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great but stressful

      Nov 29, 2021 - Line Chef in Sheffield, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free food. Good experience. Good perks.

      Cons

      Stressful but all kitchen jobs are

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place

      Nov 17, 2021 - Front of House Team Member in Nottingham, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team, work with such lovely people. Benefits are great such as free food on shift.

      Cons

      Can be hectic and takes up a lot of time.

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good money - unsociable hours and poor management

      Nov 28, 2021 - Server in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great money, free food, good team.

      Cons

      Poor, lazy management, toxic chefs

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Front Of House Staff

      Nov 11, 2021 - Front of House Staff in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Great Team - Free Food - Weekly Pay

      Cons

      - Late night finish - Pay wage 8.91 - Lack of staff

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    6. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      No just no

      Dec 2, 2021 - Front of House Staff in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free food Great tips Paid weekly

      Cons

      No work/life balance Long hours Pressure to run around like a headless chicken Not socialising with staff

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    7. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Not really good place to work

      Oct 24, 2021 - Front of House in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -free food -team members -one hour brake

      Cons

      -management -Managers drinking during the shifts -toxic environment -rude staff

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Waiter

      Sep 21, 2021 - Server/Waiter in Trafford Park, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent tips, free food, flexibility

      Cons

      Unsocial hours, no pay rise

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    9. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Managers treat you like garbage

      Oct 3, 2021 - Server/Waiter in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Tips free food and staff discount

      Cons

      Unhealthy work/life balance managers rude

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Nice people, but bad management

      Sep 9, 2021 - Kitchen Porter in Bristol, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Free food, friendly people and good training

      Cons

      Stressful and long hours with low pay

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      wagamama Response

      hi there, thank you for taking the time to leave us your comments about working with us! we hope that you continue to enjoy working with your colleagues and relish the training opportunities available. we're always looking at ways to improve + would love to hear more from you! if you would like to send some further details to peopleservices@wagamama.com, we would really appreciate it! wagamama recruitment team 😊

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