Mitchells & Butlers Reviews

Updated 2 Mar 2021

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3.7
67%
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315 Ratings
Pros
  • "high pay, flexible hours, breaks, family relationship(in 53 reviews)

  • "Ability to move to different pubs easy(in 52 reviews)

Cons
  • "Very long hours with little flexibility for time off(in 105 reviews)

  • "Only minimum wage is paid, poor for a large company(in 63 reviews)

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  1. "Great part time job"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Front of House Assistant in Burton, East Midlands, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Consistent and enjoyable work. Good staff discount. Friendly work environment.

    Cons

    No cons that you wouldn't find at any pub job.

  2. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sous Chef in Wolverhampton, England
    Recommends

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff and great bonus

    Cons

    I do not have one

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  3. "Excellent employer"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Assistant Procurement Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance, culture, fun, benefits

    Cons

    Lower than average market wages

  4. "Easy place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Front of House Staff 

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly team and helpful boss

    Cons

    Training and guidance could be improved

  5. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Bar Staff 

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, great staff, good holidays and staff outings

    Cons

    Long hours but that is to be expected with the type of work

  6. "Good"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Server/Bartender in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Nice team to work with

    Cons

    Quite a high staff turnover

  7. "Excellent company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Bar Manager in Nottingham, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great Team of Managers who offer support

    Cons

    Poor annual Bonuses and limited pay reviews

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  8. "Extensive Training"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - General Manager 

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    Lots of support for new managers

    Cons

    long days trying to get time off

  9. "Good employer"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Deputy General Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good salaries in higher positions Lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Hard to get your own say Difficult to get up lines to listen to you

  10. "Secure company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - General Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Job security, lots of career options within hospitality

    Cons

    Long hours, work life balance can be difficult

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