PizzaExpress Reviews

Updated Jul 21, 2021

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Found 772 of over 795 reviews

3.9
75%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
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PizzaExpress Chief Executive  David Campbell
David Campbell
45 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free food on break (although unpaid)(in 82 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours, good tips, free staff meals(in 50 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "long hours, basic salary awarded(in 58 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage and can be stressful in busy periods(in 26 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      none

      Jul 20, 2021 - Pizza Chef in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      close to where I live

      Cons

      work is quite tiring and lonely

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Not bad, not great

      Jul 21, 2021 - Waiter/Waitress in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Free food on shift and unlimited coffee

      Cons

      Long working hours, salary depends too much on tips

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      dbdb

      Jul 21, 2021 - Pizza Chef in Hale, Cheshire, North West England, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay Fun to work with team Good experience

      Cons

      Hard labour work Lots of training needed

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Having a great start!

      Jul 20, 2021 - Server/Waiter in Watford, East of England, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good team, very nice and friendly Good hours of work

      Cons

      No cons with this job so far

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Excellent environment for job.

      Jul 19, 2021 - Waiter in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      excellent environment, hospitable atmosphere and great food.

      Cons

      There are NOT downsides, just amazing

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      PizzaExpress Response

      Recruitment Specialist

      Thanks for your review, we are pleased to read you enjoy you enjoy your role and the benefits.

    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good for experience and growth

      Jul 19, 2021 - Assistant Manager in Cardiff, Wales, Wales
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good perks Flexible, depending on management

      Cons

      Comparisons to other chains, isn't the best pay

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      PizzaExpress Response

      Recruitment Specialist

      Thanks for leaving a review,, we are pleased to read you enjoy the flexibility of the role and the many benefits of the role - keep up the good work

    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great company to work

      Jul 6, 2021 - Trainee Pizzaiolo in Shepherds Bush, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The manager was straight forward with the interview. he put forward the expectation of work and accommodated with all the support i would need at the time of my work. salary is minimum wages but incentives with service charge and tips are good. and working is flexible which helps a lot.

      Cons

      i think they have good business to work for.

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      PizzaExpress Response

      Recruitment Specialist

      Thanks for leaving a review, we are pleased to read that you felt the interview process was smooth and that you enjoy the role.

    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Honestly a great place to work

      Jul 13, 2021 - Assistant Manager in Bristol, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Open and honest company Free meals on shift A real family feeling

      Cons

      Low pay in comparison to other companies Other cons related to working in hospitality, not anything that PizzaExpress is doing wrong.

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      PizzaExpress Response

      Recruitment Specialist

      Thanks for your review, we are pleased to read you enjoy the free meals on shift and would recommend us as a place to work - keep up the good work

    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      It is what you make it

      Jul 15, 2021 - Pizzaolo 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Free Food Fun Environment Decent Rate Of pay

      Cons

      Stressful when busy Working Hour Closing can lead to late finishes

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      PizzaExpress Response

      Recruitment Specialist

      Thanks for your review, we are pleased to read you enjoyed the many benefits of the role

    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Jul 15, 2021 - Chef in Sheffield, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Food was nice on shift

      Cons

      You are still at work

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      PizzaExpress Response

      Recruitment Specialist

      Thanks for your review, we are pleased to read enjoy working with us - keep up the good work!

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