Keg Restaurants Reviews

Updated 5 Sep 2020

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4.3
91%
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Keg Restaurants Chairman and CEO David Aisenstat
David Aisenstat
169 Ratings
Pros
  • "Excellent work environment and coworkers(in 25 reviews)

  • "great staff parties/events open to everyone a the restaurant (19(in 25 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, inconsistent hours each week(in 24 reviews)

  • "Late nights but that's expected in the hospitality industry(in 21 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Expeditor/Host/Busser 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Keg Restaurants part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Huge company that has your back more than other places I have worked out, with opportunity to move up, certain benefits as well.

    Cons

    Long hours, very busy and difficult to take breaks, always understaffed so must work extra hard

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  2. "Good place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Dining Room Server in Mississauga, ON

    I have been working at Keg Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great staff and good atmosphere

    Cons

    Not really any cons to mention


  3. "Great for part time school job, but management is uncooperative and unhelpful unfortunately"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oshawa, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Keg Restaurants part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Tips, great people, will work around your schedule (sometimes)

    Cons

    Long hours Late shifts No holidays off No weekends off "Cult like" atmosphere and workplace Wages are unfair and below what you deserve Hardly any raises (if not any) Management unprofessional, not helpful, sometimes uncaring, money hungry, and unfair

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  4. "Excellent Workplace"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Keg Restaurants full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent team spirit Excellent training Great discounts Welcoming staff Excellent insurance

    Cons

    Not might get your ideal schedule Have to maintain fulltime to retain insurance

  5. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Hostess in Vaughan, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Keg Restaurants part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The Keg is like a family. Such a great environment to work in.

    Cons

    Late nights but that's expected in the hospitality industry

    Keg Restaurants Response

    Corporate Training Coordinator

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review! I have to agree; I love my work family too!

  6. "yup"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Several 

    I have been working at Keg Restaurants full-time

    Pros

    great place to work for good

    Cons

    long hours but great staff

  7. "Great part-time job for student"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Server/Bartender 

    I worked at Keg Restaurants part-time

    Pros

    Learn great soft skills, flexible hours, social environment

    Cons

    Often inexperienced, unorganized management, workplace drama

  8. "The Keg"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Keg Restaurants part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1.Amazing supportive environment 2. Loved my co-workers 3. Lots of team building 4. Lucrative 5. Flexibility

    Cons

    1. The Clientel 2.Working Evenings 3. 4. 5.

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  9. "Good Serving Job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Lounge Server in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends

    I worked at Keg Restaurants part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good money while in school

    Cons

    Restaurant industry is late hours

  10. "Awesome! great Management"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server in Saskatoon, SK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Keg Restaurants full-time

    Pros

    Clean Great work environment Fun Friendly Supportive Community

    Cons

    Very fast paced Shorter hours

    Keg Restaurants Response

    Corporate Training Coordinator

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us an AWESOME review :) We are so glad that you had an enjoyable experience while working at The Keg. Remember, once a Kegger, you are always a Kegger!

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