Cracker Barrel
3.0 of 5 376 reviews
www.crackerbarrel.com Lebanon, TN 5000+ Employees

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Great company to work for!

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Cracker Barrel full-time for more than 10 years

ProsCompetitive pay
Company Service Standards, always willing to go above the guest expectations when able
Cleanliness of restaurant and retail store

ConsSometimes long hours due to inadequate staffing or needs to cut labor
To much paperwork
Same problems as most restaurant or retailers but overall good

Advice to Senior ManagementPrioritize each day
Make committement to meet with team to set goals

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Tips can be really good. or really bad.

Server (Current Employee)
West Valley City, UT (US)

I have been working at Cracker Barrel part-time for more than a year


Pros: No tip sharing. Always have cash. Cons: Place is ran horribly. They only way you'll know you're out of a certain item is if you get screamed at...if you happen to be… Advice to Senior Management: Treat employees better. Let us leave at the time we're… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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It's like a love-hate relationship!

Am Restaurant Server (Current Employee)
Lebanon, TN (US)

I have been working at Cracker Barrel part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Really Good money to be made during the months of November-January If you need to pick up extra days for extra money, you can Some good managers… Cons: Some guest can be rude, you have to ignore it Some guest may not tip, you have to ignore it you may be scheduled until 3pm, but… Advice to Senior Management: Be more respectful, we may not make as much money as you, but we are still equal, treat us all with respect, we are all… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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