Mitchells & Butlers Employee Reviews about "pubs"

Updated 22 Nov 2020

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3.7
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304 Ratings
Pros
  • "Discounts in their pubs and hotels(in 50 reviews)

  • "high pay, flexible hours, breaks, family relationship(in 48 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours which means impacted social life(in 100 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage pay, have to work a lot of hours to get decent pay(in 61 reviews)

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  1. ":/"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Team Member in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    im really annoyed glassdoor is making me fill this out 0/10. the pub was fine

    Cons

    the management must pay their staff better and listen to their local managers

  2. "Stag"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Bar Staff in Halesowen, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Great enviroment with in the pub

    Cons

    Lack of management with in the pub


  3. "Good if you want to be in the industry"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Front of House in Milton Keynes, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Team spirit and can transfer between different pubs, pick a perk

    Cons

    The pay is not that good

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  4. "Inexperienced managers and pay"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor in Southampton, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Busy environment nice looking pubs

    Cons

    Pay scales, managers too young no life skills

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  5. "Good for temporary work"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible shift patterns ability to transfer to different pubs/restaurants as it's a big company

    Cons

    Demand for top quality performance for minimum wage Too much online training (to be completed in your own time)

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Your experience depends on your team"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Bolton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Free shares, share save scheme, 33% discount, ability to swap shifts, transfer pubs easily

    Cons

    Rotas often posted the night before they’re needed, shifts changed with 48 hours notice, some GM and RBMs absolutely useless in terms of running/staffing the business and dealing with or even just listening to issues employees have.

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  7. "Good company to work for if your in the right pub"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in London, England

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice people to work with Good training system Good progression if you are in the right pub with a good RBM

    Cons

    Very Long hours Low Wages

  8. "Okay job to have"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Agronomy Intern in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Learnt cash management and was responsible for locking up the pub.

    Cons

    Long hours which means impacted social life

  9. "Not as good as it looks"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Has a lot of pubs

    Cons

    Company is not people driven, training is not geared to individuals.

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  10. "sucks the life from you"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Manchester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    fun place, good team, busy city centre pub

    Cons

    crap hours, not family-friendly, rubbish pay

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