Pret A Manger Reviews

Updated 13 May 2021

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3.0
47%
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Pret A Manger CEO Pano Christou
Pano Christou
309 Ratings
Pros
  • "Hourly bonus, free food & drinks(in 173 reviews)

  • "Excellent pay, paid breaks, food and drink allowance(in 47 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours early starts late nights(in 61 reviews)

  • "really hard work especially if starting off in the kitchen(in 41 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good for students

      13 May 2021 - Team Member 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great for students who just need easy work

      Cons

      Always asking for more hours

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Customer Service

      12 May 2021 - Customer Service 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      nice environment to work with

      Cons

      not much cons happy to join in

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good place of work with advancement opportunities

      12 May 2021 - Currently Unemployed in Grays, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Culture, Bonuses, Teamwork, Advancement opportunities, Training, Fast-paced environment

      Cons

      Long hours Always on call Stress Working under pressure

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Amazing wealth of experience gained from working with great people

      12 May 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The culture and opportunities to grow within the company

      Cons

      Pressure in stores on Team Members

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    5. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Dont recommend

      12 May 2021 - Guest Service Team Member - Cashier 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The only lucky thing for me was not working on the weekends.

      Cons

      My time at pret was very stressful, all I did was never good enough the money was very poorly.

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Once upon a time it was a people business

      11 May 2021 - General Managerer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free food on shift provided Follows the laws and regulations Private health care

      Cons

      Heavily infected with internal politics Little respect for personal life Focus is on company's image and profits only Poor senior management

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Considerate team

      10 May 2021 - Part Time Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible hours Good and friendly workplace Good benefits + 28 days of holidays

      Cons

      5 am start can be very exhausting Unpaid break (since the beginning of Covid)

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good Place to work

      9 May 2021 - Assistant Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company to work ,there are lots of benefits

      Cons

      Did not have any issues

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      4 years employed

      7 May 2021 - Team Leader in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      room for growth, the possibility of weekly bonus, good hourly pay

      Cons

      I've worked in several stores and unfortunately, the rules are not the same under every manager, there is clear favoritism, people are overworked and taken advantage of.

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      great

      6 May 2021 - Team Member in King's Cross, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      team working, some manager, flexibility, free meal, salary

      Cons

      the Hours, roster, pattern, no grown, managers

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