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Greggs is a British food to go brand, specialising in fresh bakes, sandwiches, hot drinks and sweet treats.

Do Greggs pay breaks?

Yes. Most people get paid breaks at Greggs.

Bakeries who pay breaks include Foxs Biscuits, Lolas Cupcakes and Allied Bakeries.

Last updated 20 May 2024

How we know this

Based on data from 226 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between November 2023 and May 2024.

79% of people say they get paid breaks.

Why this matters

A good job should have paid breaks.

You should be paid for all your time at work, whether you’re on a break or not.

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What people are saying about sick pay at Greggs

  • Best thing

    Good pay, staff discounts, profit shares, pension and shares schemes, paid breaks, free hot drinks on shift

    Worst thing

    Can be physically demanding and may have to do more hours than what you’re contracted to do


    Greggs Team member, April 2024

  • Best thing

    Pay, Regular paid breaks, freindly staff and the discount

    Worst thing

    Customers, highly understaffed and 5am starts


    Greggs Team member, March 2024

  • Best thing

    • paid breaks
    • good living wage
    • easy work

    Worst thing

    • management are harder to work with
    • can be stressful if understaffed
    • hard to book holidays, time off and sick pay.
    • rotas always changing


    Greggs Team member, February 2023

  • Best thing

    Managers and all my colleagues are really friendly, get proper breaks

    Worst thing

    Can get really busy on Saturdays during market and customers can get a bit rude and impatient


    Greggs Team member, May 2022

  • Best thing

    The free food during breaks and at the end of a shift.

    Worst thing

    Some of the equipment/utensils are old or broken


    Greggs Manager, February 2022

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