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Jack Astor's Reviews

Updated 17 Jul 2019

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Found 182 reviews

3.5
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72%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
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Peter Fowler
14 Ratings
Pros
  • "if you have a good section you can make good money(in 10 reviews)

  • "great staff, good tips, fast paced work environment(in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • "long hours and late nights closing the kitchen(in 22 reviews)

  • "Late hours and lack of clear communication(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jack Astor's full-time

    Pros

    So much to learn here

    Cons

    No from my perspective. I can't say a single word.

    Jack Astor's2019-07-16
  2. "Managers with attitudes"

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    Former Employee - Server in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Jack Astor's part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Good tips - Fun atmosphere

    Cons

    - Managers were rude, had a lot of attitude and picked favourites. Favourites were given better shifts. - Long hours, no break

    Jack Astor's2019-07-18
  3. "Great if you get along with co workers"

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      Former Employee - Hostess 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I worked at Jack Astor's part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      the people there are amazing,

      Cons

      overworked, stressed, and feel like management does not support you

      Jack Astor's2019-07-12
    • "Jack Astors Review"

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      Current Employee - Server in Ottawa, ON
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Jack Astor's part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Great People and good food

      Cons

      Management isn't great Money/hours aren't great

      Advice to Management

      Hire less people and be loyal to the people who are good at their jobs

      Jack Astor's2019-06-24
    • "Management"

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      Current Employee - Cook in London, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Jack Astor's full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Cooperative organisation Teamwork A place from where person can learn management skills

      Cons

      The only cons this job is not relevant to my studies

      Jack Astor's2019-06-18
    • "Fun Part Time Job"

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      Current Employee - Server in London, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Jack Astor's part-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      I work here part time during school and as a patio server in the summer, the tips are great and its a fun environment

      Cons

      Split shifts and long hours

      Jack Astor's2019-05-31
    • "Fine temp job for students"

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        Former Employee - Hostess 
        Neutral Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

        I worked at Jack Astor's part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        I was able to set my availability to work most in the evenings and weekends

        Cons

        The staff was quite young overall which lead to petty/immature squabbles.

        Jack Astor's2019-06-14
      • "Review"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Jack Astor's part-time

          Pros

          Good staff at this job

          Cons

          Hours are cut short depending

          Jack Astor's2019-05-08
        • "Decent gig"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          No Opinion of CEO

          I worked at Jack Astor's part-time

          Pros

          - Learn some kitchen stuff. - Fairly flexible in time off.

          Cons

          - It's a kitchen. It's dirty, and it's hot.

          Jack Astor's2019-04-29
        • "Server"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at Jack Astor's part-time

          Pros

          Great management support and understanding

          Cons

          Fast paced environment, not always reliable hours

          Jack Astor's2019-04-25
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