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Mitchells & Butlers Reviews

Updated Nov 9, 2019

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3.4
56%
Recommend to a Friend
65%
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Mitchells & Butlers CEO Phil Urban (no image)
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207 Ratings
Pros
  • "Discounts in their pubs and hotels(in 41 reviews)

  • "busy place, flexible hours, decent pay(in 34 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Not bad"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Liverpool, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    There are good employee benefits

    Cons

    The training needs an improvement

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-09
  2. "Excellent Job, Poor Company"

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    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Fulfilling -Progression opportunities -Great place to learn new skills

    Cons

    -Bad pay for role -Often poor team -Tight budget

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-08
  3. "Great student job"

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    Former Employee - Team Member in High Wycombe, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Tips and hands-on shifts which pass quickly

    Cons

    Can be up to 8 hours before you're fed

    Advice to Management

    Ensure your workers are given their breaks

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-03
  4. "People Focused company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Fantastic training program. Innovative online training platform. Committed to their people and industry leading with their apprenticeship programs. Easier to move around and develop. Excellent opportunities

    Cons

    Consistency within brands could be better and more harmonious

    Advice to Management

    If you're looking for great support and development M&B is the place to get your career where you want it

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-10-25
  5. "Bar work"

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    Current Employee - Barman 

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

    Pros

    Good staff benefits and packages

    Cons

    Poor hourly wage rate and long hours

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-08
  6. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Server/Waiter in Norwich, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Allowed for flexible working and could transfer between restaurants

    Cons

    Can't really think of many cons

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-10-24
  7. "Stressful"

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    Current Employee - Kitchen Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large company, scope for promotion

    Cons

    Poor work/life balance, inconsistent communication from upper management

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-06
  8. "Things could have been worse"

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    Former Employee - Bar Staff 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You never really see them, my boss was nice

    Cons

    They seem to think they know exactly how to run a pub they've never even been to

    Advice to Management

    ...

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-06
  9. "Ok"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good training programme 33% discount in other brands of the company

    Cons

    Minimum wage Long shifts Late hours Management does not really care about the staff

    Advice to Management

    Start appreciating the good people that work for the company and actually care to drive the business forward. Stop focusing primarily on money, otherwise you will keep losing staff.

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-04
  10. "okay place to work"

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    Current Employee - Waitress 
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    50% discount on shift free salad bar on shift 33% discount at all M&B branches

    Cons

    stressful not enough hours understaffed poor local reputation

    Mitchells & Butlers2019-11-03
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