Compare working at Applebee's vs Red Lobster

Compare company reviews, salaries, and ratings to find out if Applebee's or Red Lobster is right for you. Applebee's is most highly rated for Culture and Red Lobster is most highly rated for Culture.

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Compare revenue, industry, and employee numbers for Applebee's and Red Lobster.

Restaurants & Cafes
Restaurants & Food Service
$1,3bn to $6,4bn (CAD)
$1,3bn to $6,4bn (CAD)
Number of employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Glendale, CA

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Compare management, culture, and compensation ratings for Applebee's and Red Lobster.

CEO approval

Headshot of Tony Marolejo, CEO of Applebee's
approve of Tony Marolejo's performance
approve of Horace Dawson's performance

Salary satisfaction

think they are paid fairly at Applebee's
think they are paid fairly at Red Lobster

Applebee's reviews

on October 27, 2023
Not sustainable long term
Fry Cook
(current employee) - Winnipeg, MB

on October 21, 2023
Broil Cook
(current employee) - Calgary, AB

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on September 28, 2023
(current employee) - Calgary, AB

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Red Lobster reviews

on December 2, 2023
(current employee) - Brampton, ON

on November 27, 2023
(current employee) - Winnipeg, MB

on November 20, 2023
(current employee) - Calgary, AB

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Compare similar salaries

Compare salary information for Applebee's and Red Lobster. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

$14.40 per hour
$14.99 per hour
Line cook
$16.51 per hour
$15.67 per hour
$14.63 per hour
$14.97 per hour
Restaurant manager
$18.69 per hour
$54,038 per year
$16.29 per hour
$14.63 per hour
Applebee's company logo
3 jobs at Applebee's
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Red Lobster company logo
No open jobs at Red Lobster

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Compare interview process, length, and difficulty for Applebee's and Red Lobster.

Favourable experience
Favourable experience
Low difficulty
Low difficulty
Process is about a week
Process is about two weeks