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Do Mitchells & Butlers pay breaks?

No. People don’t get paid breaks at Mitchells & Butlers.

Pub And Bars who pay breaks include Heineken, JD Wetherspoon and Brunning and Price.

Last updated 3 January, 2022

How we know this

Based on 277 job reviews from people who work at Mitchells & Butlers.

92% of people say they don’t 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.

Which pub and bars pay breaks?

  1. Heineken Breaks are paid
  2. JD Wetherspoon Breaks are paid
  3. Brunning and Price Breaks are paid
  4. Punch Pubs Breaks are paid
  5. BrewDog Breaks are paid

What people are saying about sick pay at Mitchells & Butlers

  • Best thing

    Social aspect of the job
    Good people
    Flexible shifts
    OK pay in regards to the industry as a whole
    The actual job is quite fun and every day is different
    Rewarding when guests are happy and you get good feedback.

    Worst thing

    Unsociable hours
    Work too much
    Difficult to stay in contact with friends and family
    Often expected to work without breaks and over my hours (unpaid)
    Little recognition for doing a good job but immediately noticed and bought up on any small mistake
    Constantly short staffed
    Contacted and expected to do things on days off - can never really switch off
    Lack of training when you start - thrown into deep end


    Mitchells & Butlers Employee, September 2021

  • Best thing

    Team that I work with, trying lots of different food, fast paced atmosphere

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff, working 60+ weeks without a choice, not getting breaks on busy shifts.


    Mitchells & Butlers Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    I enjoy the job itself.

    Worst thing

    No breaks, no support, understaffed, poor pay, no service or tips, lack of respect.


    Mitchells & Butlers Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Flexible, generally able to work more or less hours if needed

    Worst thing

    Poor pay, busy, hard to get breaks you are entitled to


    Mitchells & Butlers Front of house staff, February 2021

  • Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    Working extra hours/days for free
    No breaks
    Last minute rotas
    Lack of communication


    Mitchells & Butlers Senior chef de partie, October 2020