Do Pizza Express pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Pizza Express.

Restaurants who pay breaks include Hard Rock Cafe, Nando’s and Itsu.

Last updated 17 August 2022

How we know this

Based on 93 job reviews from people who work at Pizza Express.

91% 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 restaurants pay breaks?

  1. Hard Rock Cafe Most people get paid breaks
    6.9
  2. Nando’s Most people get paid breaks
    6.8
  3. Itsu Most people get paid breaks
    6.0
  4. Rick Stein Restaurants Only some people get paid breaks
    5.9
  5. Brunning and Price Only some people get paid breaks
    5.8
  6. G1 Group Most people get paid breaks
    5.6
  7. YO! Sushi Most people get paid breaks
    5.5
  8. Bill’s Only some people get paid breaks
    5.5
  9. Wagamama Only some people get paid breaks
    5.4
  10. The Ivy Most people get paid breaks
    5.0

What people are saying about sick pay at Pizza Express

  • Best thing

    Free food on shift

    Worst thing

    Left to do everything.
    Paid the same as people who do nothing.
    Not enough breaks.
    Too many hours.
    Disrespect from co-workers and managers : including insults.
    Do not take into account I am in full education.

    1.1

    Pizza Express Employee, May 2022

  • Best thing

    The team and the people

    Worst thing

    Managers
    Little breaks for long shifts
    Working 11 hours for a week straight
    Card gratuity split
    Stress

    2.1

    Pizza Express Employee, December 2021

  • Best thing

    Can make good cash tips

    Worst thing

    Unpaid breaks, 50% deduction of credit card tips. Terrible hours. Minimum wage with ridiculous expectations within job role

    2.1

    Pizza Express Employee, May 2021