Greggs Reviews

Updated Nov 28, 2021

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3.9
72%
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Greggs CEO Roger Whiteside
Roger Whiteside
631 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good team work, lots of overtime(in 157 reviews)

  • "All ok Staff discount and paid breaks(in 99 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Very early starts can be as early as 5am(in 79 reviews)

  • "Long hours Sometimes no one has staff(in 77 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      Nov 9, 2021 - Sales Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of training and supportive team. Seems daunting but tasks are surprisingly easy to pick up and both customers and staff members are quick to be kind when mistakes are made.

      Cons

      Strict uniform policy, but this is the same in most places

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      friendly working environment

      Nov 28, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      timely pay (weekly every thursdya) good training

      Cons

      rota comes out every week so difficult to plan the week ahead

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good

      Nov 25, 2021 - Chef in Kidderminster, England
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      Pros

      The food is really good.

      Cons

      It can be challenging work.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good company but hardwork

      Nov 25, 2021 - Team Member in Paddington, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Keeps you busy and active, allows you to learn how to multitask

      Cons

      very hard work, often shifts are not so flexible

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Greggs

      Nov 24, 2021 - Senior Assistant in Poole, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great discount, Good food, Good staff

      Cons

      Early mornings, Busy, Smell of food

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      it was a fun and hard working invarian.

      Nov 23, 2021 - Flight Attendant in Edinburgh, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      very friendly co-workers and all round fun working environment

      Cons

      can be stressfully when busy and overwhelming

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      great place to work

      Nov 22, 2021 - Team Member 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      friendly staff good hours and support

      Cons

      early morning shifts can be busy and stressful at times

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Job

      Nov 19, 2021 - Team Member in Glasgow, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great staff, fast paced, good career progression

      Cons

      Not the best pay and often understaffed

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      N/a

      Nov 17, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay with good staff

      Cons

      Early start starting at six am

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Greggs Team Member

      Nov 18, 2021 - Team Member in Glasgow, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, hours went quickly

      Cons

      Early starts and deadlines for sandwhich making

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