Panda Express Reviews

Updated Sep 23, 2021

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3.6
65%
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Panda Express Co-CEOs Andrew and Peggy Cherng
Andrew and Peggy Cherng
1,336 Ratings
Pros
  • "Got free food and drink every shift(in 345 reviews)

  • "Good pay compared to other fast food places(in 273 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours, no work life balance(in 160 reviews)

  • "long hours and they make you work at other stores(in 151 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      ok

      Aug 13, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great staff, ok workign conditions and that it about it

      Cons

      not bad pay, not enough recognition. the management not great.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Depends on location

      Sep 23, 2021 - Prep Cook in Omaha, NE
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Time goes by quick when you cook

      Cons

      you get oily and hot from the kitchen

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good

      Sep 20, 2021 - Counter Help 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Manager worked with my school schedule which was nice.

      Cons

      Could be cliquey at times…

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Decent place to work

      Sep 20, 2021 - Team Member in Ames, IA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free food and friendly coworkers

      Cons

      The work is hard and hours are long.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      It was ok

      Sep 19, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in San Mateo, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great food, employees, and atmosphere

      Cons

      Under staffed. It was too pressure keeping up with the customers and the cleaning.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to learn and start a career

      Sep 17, 2021 - RGM (Restaurant General Manager) in Portland, OR
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits and bonus package easy make over $100,000, tons of internal promotion opportunities

      Cons

      Physical hard work until you get used to it

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great place for part-time

      Sep 17, 2021 - Cashier 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Okay pay for midwest, free food for break times

      Cons

      Deep cleaning until 1am on school nights, management disappearance during rushes

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      good, hard work.

      Sep 16, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It was a great hs gig.

      Cons

      you will gain some weight

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Opportunity!

      Sep 15, 2021 - General Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      continuous learning and growth environment

      Cons

      I am challenged at times, however provides me with tools to overcome my challenges

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good pay no life

      Sep 15, 2021 - Assistant Manager in Tampa, FL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay bonus 401k Vacation hours

      Cons

      Work life balance Long hours management chat text late at night

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