Panda Express Reviews

Updated Oct 23, 2021

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3.6
63%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
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Panda Express Co-CEOs Andrew and Peggy Cherng
Andrew and Peggy Cherng
1,363 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. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Cook

      Oct 18, 2021 - Cook 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It's not hard work just multiple tasks, but the day runs quick.

      Cons

      Not many cons that I'd find important to discuss.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Lead Cashier

      Oct 11, 2021 - Lead Cashier 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Culture and free meals

      Cons

      late nights on weekends when extremely busy

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Panda Express worker

      Oct 5, 2021 - Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in Billings, MT
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -Good pay -Respectful coworkers -Decent environment -Bonuses and raises available

      Cons

      -long hours -stressful days (sometimes) -busy 24/7 -not the career path i want

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Job

      Oct 4, 2021 - Front of the House Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Competitive pay Benefits Good working environment Great team Fast pace Free meal No dishwashing unless admin positin

      Cons

      Fast pace Always moving (could be good or bad)

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good pay

      Oct 3, 2021 - Person In Charge in Arlington, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Amazing pay and amazing insurance

      Cons

      upper management and customers are rude

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good Job

      Oct 1, 2021 - Shift Leader 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      family-oriented environment pa good pay

      Cons

      Short-staffed sometimes,short breaks and could be very strict

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good work/life/school balance

      Sep 30, 2021 - Front of House in Jacksonville, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good for people starting out in the food industry as well as a part time job while at school

      Cons

      it's easy to feel disrespected on the job

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Panda Express

      Sep 28, 2021 - Panda Express - Counter Help in Raytown, MO
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Supportive Environment Cash handling Regional management Cleanliness

      Cons

      Poor General management Short staffed Training procedures Food safety Stock

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing

      Sep 27, 2021 - Kitchen Staff in Santa Paula, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Learn new skills and communication skills.

      Cons

      There is none, Panda is a great place to work.

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Loved it

      Sep 27, 2021 - Picker 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pleasant coworkers, good company, efficient workplace

      Cons

      Sometimes understaffed due to coworkers calling out.

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