Mitchells & Butlers Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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3.7
66%
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76%
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255 Ratings
Pros
  • "Discounts in their pubs and hotels(in 45 reviews)

  • "busy place, flexible hours, decent pay(in 42 reviews)

Cons
  • "long hours shift and working hour mostly include weekend(in 85 reviews)

  • "Minimum wage pay, have to work a lot of hours to get decent pay(in 56 reviews)

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  1. "Good place for people who want to work."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Kithen Assistant in Watford, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    Nice kitchen, very well equipped..

    Cons

    Short staff, lot of resposibilities.

  2. "Friendly Workplace"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Waiter 

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    Great Tips Flexible Hours Time Between Shifts

    Cons

    Hire people with lack of experience


  3. "Brilliant for part time"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Waitress 

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Flexibility for university and good tips

    Cons

    Opening hours over the Christmas period

  4. "Chef"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chef in London, England

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Some great people to work withq

    Cons

    Some very long days and nights

  5. "Good company"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Kitchen Manager in London, England

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good company with good benefits

    Cons

    Poor salary for working hours

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  6. "Management doesn't listen"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Front of House Staff in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    33% discount is nice, so is pick a perk.

    Cons

    Minimum wage. You go above and beyond for no reward.

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  7. "Expect you to get blood from stone"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Barman/Waiter in Southend, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    33% discount and pick a perk

    Cons

    Getting ahold of basic supplys is almost impossible with the area managers not allowing you to buy stuff thats needed because of budget cuts. Then when they come down they question why you havent been doing tjings properly

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  8. "Demanding yet rewarding"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - General Manager in Pontypool, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    High pay and very competitive bonus scheme. Great progression opportunities.

    Cons

    Long and unsociable hours. Tight employment budgets that keep you on your toes.

  9. COVID-19

    "Caring company."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server/Waitress in Coulsdon, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great management, invests money into the businesses, kept us all updated during the pandemic with plenty of information and help.

    Cons

    I can't actually think of any.

  10. "Excellent Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - General Manager in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    development of people, great progression

    Cons

    like many big companies, tight on labour

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