When it comes to being a working girl, times can be tough. The nine-to-five life can be gruelling, exhausting, and frustrating at times especially when our gender continues to be undercut in the boardroom and on our paycheques. Between all the rules — like not being able to wear open-toed footwear in the office — the restrictions and, essentially, the lack of freedom throughout the work week, it's no wonder many women can't wait to hit up happy hour and shed their brasseirs ASAP once they walk through their door.
Restaurants usually bring people together, whether they're friends catching up, family enjoying a night out, or coworkers bonding over their shared miseries. But Hooters is something different — it's super polarizing, and for every person who loves it and swears they only go there for the wings, there's another that says it's demeaning to women and super uncomfortable. It is mostly women who work there—as wait staff, at least—and those hiring practices are a strange thing.
The food is ok and the atmosphere is nice but what really makes this such a great spot is all the Amazing Hooter Girls. In particular, the bartender Miw will give you an unforgettable experience. Miw makes world class cocktails and has the most beautiful
Established in Florida inHooters has over restaurants in the country and is considered one of the successful food chains in the country. So we went to check this by ourselves and came with some answers. Several Hooters personnel we talked to have pointed out that they usually have different criteria than others for picking their servers.
At this point, Hooters girls are kind of a cultural icon as much as they are just servers ready to delivery your crispy wings to your table. Those iconic white tanks with the owls and teeny, tiny orange shorts have become more well known than most uniforms, and people never seem to tire of seeing a gorgeous woman clad in the uniform. People also have many misconceptions about Hooters girls and their experience, even though plenty of other waitresses likely wear outfits that are just as revealing — they just have to wear plain black outfits or something along those lines, rather than a straight up uniform.
This week, a pair of small studies about women who work in restaurants like Hooters made the rounds in the media. The researchers who conducted the studies suggested that women who work in these so-called "breastaurants" suffer from issues like depression, body image issues, and job dissatisfaction as a result of the sexual objectification that they're exposed to at work. To get some color on what it's really like to wear those Hooters girl booty shorts, Cosmopolitan.
Hooters has quite the reputation among customer and skeptics alike. But the kitschy, and sometimes even tacky, restaurant chain known for its wings, orange short shorts, and—of course—lots of cleavage has a number of little-known facts that you need to know before you cast judgment. And also before you head out for your next hot wing binge.
Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at Hooters. Asked March 23, Hooters girls wear Monday, wed, Thursday, sat, Sunday orange and white. Tuesday is a military camp outfit.
Hooters is a restaurant franchise with more than locations in the US and in 27 countries globally. The standard uniform of a Hooters Girl involves a pair of tiny orange shorts and a low-cut tank top, a look which encourages the Hooters Girl to trade on her sex appeal more so than her fully-clad counterparts in other large, sit-down chain restaurants. To work at Hooters, you have to be at least 18 and physically fit.
Today, we celebrate the 30th birthday of a national treasure, a beacon of light amid the ever-darkening times, a place to rest your weary bones and eat chicken wings, a place with boobs: Hooters. The first Hooters opened in Clearwater, Fla. Thus was born the Hooters Girl. Tonight, Hooters is hosting a nation-wide Hooters Girl Reunion to celebrate.