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Interviews at Loungers

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Loungers.
Interview experience
Based on 131 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 131 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 127 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Loungers

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
41%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
11%
About a month
9%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
75%
Phone call/screening
18%
Other
13%
They have no interview
7%
Group interview
4%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
3%
Written test
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Loungers

  • Very easy and informal
    Shared on 26 July 2020 - Sous Chef - New Brighton
  • You sit there while General Manager and Area Manager gush on how "great" Loungers is, and how you're lucky to be even considered a position!They sell you the dream, and on your first day, it all come…
    Shared on 1 February 2020
  • Honestly you could turn up naked and you’d still get the job
    Shared on 4 August 2019

Interview questions at Loungers

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Interview are bud because they need people and they dodnt care that much how is in or out
    Shared on 11 October 2018 - Head Chef - Derby, Derbyshire
  • Mainly designed to test competency and ask about experience, and explaining the role.
    Shared on 25 July 2018 - Kitchen Associate - Bedfordshire
  • General experience questions
    Shared on 12 December 2017 - Head Chef - Shirley, West Midlands

Interview tips at Loungers

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code38%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)31%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • Formal (business suit)4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Loungers

  • Be yourself- they love to see your individual personality
    Shared on 12 December 2018 - HQ - Bristol, Bristol
  • Be yourself, they are pretty relaxed to a certain extent.
    Shared on 21 October 2018 - Head Chef - Litchfield

The first interview at Loungers

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed44%
  • Other28%
  • Other online job site12%
  • Walk-In8%
  • Recruiter contacted me4%

How candidates received their first interview at Loungers

  • Indeed, had to come into the lounge to go through health and safety. Really easy procedure and training is pretty straight forward
    Shared on 12 April 2019 - Front of House Staff - Epsom, Surrey
  • Reccommended by a friend.
    Shared on 4 March 2019 - Sous Chef - Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire
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