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Pret A Manger Reviews

Updated 29 Mar 2020

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2.8
40%
Recommend to a Friend
42%
Approve of CEO
Pret A Manger CEO Pano Christou
Pano Christou
100 Ratings
Pros
  • "Hourly bonus, free food & drinks(in 140 reviews)

  • "Free food and coffee & paid breaks(in 39 reviews)

Cons
  • "If mystery shopper gives a bad review, all the team members loose money: no matter who made the mistake(in 45 reviews)

  • "Very early and very late shifts, be ready for long hours(in 42 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Account Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Account Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pret A Manger full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great experience at well known international company with over £700m annual turnover

    Cons

    have not seen any cons

    Pret A Manger2020-03-04
  2. "Good"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Accounts Payable in Longbenton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pret A Manger full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Relaxed culture and great food

    Cons

    Little support low down in co

    Pret A Manger2020-03-29
  3. "amazing"

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    Current Employee - Team Member in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pret A Manger full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    lovely team, always ready to help you! you learn a lot and it doesn't matter is you don't have experience!!!

    Cons

    you never stop( but yes you have a break)

    Pret A Manger2020-03-18
  4. "it was okay, depends on what kind of person is your manager, tbh"

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    Former Employee - Lead Barista in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pret A Manger full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    competitive wage and break, vibrant atmosphere in general

    Cons

    depends on manager, working environment changes so easily.

    Pret A Manger2020-03-17
  5. "I like"

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    Current Employee - Night Cleaner in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pret A Manger part-time

    Pros

    Friendly people and good team

    Cons

    I dont have cons I like work there

    Pret A Manger2020-03-12
  6. "Work environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Holborn, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pret A Manger full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, many bonuses, free food and drinks.

    Cons

    Very strict, has to follow many many rules

    Pret A Manger2020-03-11
  7. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Barista in London, England

    I have been working at Pret A Manger part-time

    Pros

    Manager really nice and understanding

    Cons

    Busy during the weekend in sloAne square

    Pret A Manger2020-03-10
  8. Helpful (5)

    "Team ledear"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pret A Manger

    Pros

    Free food. 50% discount in any branch when not on duty. Paid breaks. Mystery shopper bonus Weekly pay

    Cons

    Long hrs Almost always understaffed due to cut of labour hrs Stressful environment No work/life balance Not enough money for the amount of responsibility given.

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    Pret A Manger2020-02-24
  9. "Barista"

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    Former Employee - Barista in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pret A Manger part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly environment, lovely people, food benefits

    Cons

    Long hours A lot of customers

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    Pret A Manger2020-03-01
  10. "Barista"

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    Former Employee - Barista in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pret A Manger part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Hourly bonus, free food & drinks

    Cons

    Early starts, poor management, understaffed shops

    Pret A Manger2020-02-28
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