Mitchells & Butlers Reviews

Updated 29 Jun 2020

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3.6
63%
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73%
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245 Ratings
Pros
  • "Discounts in their pubs and hotels(in 45 reviews)

  • "Amazing team, flexible hours, good team ethic(in 40 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 53 reviews)

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  1. "A leader in the hospitality sector"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    Meritocratic Diverse portfolio of brands

    Cons

    Large, complex organisation can be slow to change

  2. "Great place to work"

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

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

    Pros

    friendly and helpful staff, both in branch and higher up in the company flexible work hours fun and friendly work environment with staff and customers

    Cons

    late working hours and occasional late departures

  3. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server/Bartender in Ryde, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Staff discount Enjoyable shifts Enjoyable staff Good pay

    Cons

    Long hours Sometimes anti social hours

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  4. "happy"

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

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    salary, accomodation for managmnet team

    Cons

    long hours , long shifts , overtime

  5. "Great place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    the staff were lovely to work with

    Cons

    can be physically demanding with late nights

  6. "Engineering"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good but not always

    Cons

    Its a bit too far from home

  7. "Working with M&B"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Front of House Staff 

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Flexable working hours, friendly team

    Cons

    Minimum wage and hard work

  8. "Flexible working with poor pay and a strong corporate cult vibe"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Front of House Staff in Durham, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, The option to transfer between brands and locations, Minimal competence is enough to get you through

    Cons

    Minimum wage pay, Just enough training to make you liable for accidents but with no real interest in ensuring you learn, Management can and will try to eke unpaid labour from you, No career prospects for most employees

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  9. "My review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Hull, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mitchells & Butlers full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility, development opportunities, fun environment, company benefits

    Cons

    unsocial working hours, low salary/hourly rate unless in management

  10. "My time here"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Bar Team Leader 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The team is always friendly

    Cons

    Unsociable hours, insufficient training and support available

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