J D Wetherspoon Reviews

Updated Oct 26, 2021

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3.6
65%
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J D Wetherspoon CEO and Director John Hutson
John Hutson
1,074 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay Good people Good atmosphere(in 162 reviews)

  • "The quarterly bonuses are the best depending on how your Pub performs(in 140 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Expect to work long hours in busier periods and occassions(in 257 reviews)

  • "Hard work when working in a busy pub(in 229 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee

      good to work

      Feb 3, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      salary which is good here

      Cons

      work life balance which is not good

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Team Leader

      Jan 13, 2020 - Corporate Staff - Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Effective staff training system, Flexible Working hours

      Cons

      Short staffed during busy days

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good

      Nov 30, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good management and support for staff

      Cons

      Working hours is insane for me

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Oct 22, 2021 - Bar Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good discounts good management team

      Cons

      There is long hours and

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Wetherspoons

      Oct 22, 2021 - Customer Service in Wisbech, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits and free food

      Cons

      Not enough hours or pay

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Training the team

      Oct 21, 2021 - Shift Leader/Manager in Sutton, London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to meet new people

      Cons

      No much of a social life

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good time

      Oct 19, 2021 - Server/Waiter in Milton Keynes, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly Easy Fun Free food Meeting new people

      Cons

      Rude customers That’s it’s really I liked it

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Oct 18, 2021 - Kitchen in Barnet, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Easy job I love it

      Cons

      No cons easy job really good

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      What you make of it

      Oct 17, 2021 - Bar Staff in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people to work with, discount, lots of overtime available

      Cons

      Basic pay, long shifts, often short staffed

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Nice place to work

      Oct 15, 2021 - Bar Associate in Loughborough, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Social, manager was very flexible, staff friendly, staff discount, diverse staff

      Cons

      rude customers, late nights with irregular timings

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