Pret A Manger

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Good news! Pret A Manger has claimed their Breakroom profile.

They care about what their frontline employees think and want to be a good employer.


Pret A Manger is a sandwich shop franchise. They're popularly referred to as Pret.

Do Pret A Manger pay breaks?

No. Most people don’t get paid breaks at Pret A Manger.

Cafés who pay breaks include Victoria and Albert Museum, the The Breakfast Club and The British Museum.

Last updated 13 April 2024

How we know this

Based on data from 112 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between April 2023 and April 2024.

94% 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.

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What people are saying about sick pay at Pret A Manger

  • Best thing

    Paid on time and always new friends

    Worst thing

    Pay cut on breaks
    Busy job but less payment


    Pret A Manger Barista, July 2023

  • Best thing

    Pay on time

    Worst thing

    No breaks pay anymore, no extra pay for overtime hours, weekend pays sre the same


    Pret A Manger Kitchen team leader, March 2023

  • Best thing

    The team
    Head office paid nights out
    Good pay + weekly bonus

    Worst thing

    Unpaid breaks
    Early start
    Sometimes stressful


    Pret A Manger Employee, December 2022

  • Best thing

    Mystery shopper bonus
    2 free items on shift
    Free work shoes

    Worst thing

    Unrealistic expectations
    Unpaid breaks


    Pret A Manger Barista, August 2022

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