Grade my Boss is designed to reveal the working conditions of retail and restaurant workplaces in Greater Victoria by asking workers about the common practices at their job. Grades are based on objective working conditions.

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Trek Bicycle Store 26.7% F

← All workplacesTrek Bicycle Store's current grade is an F. It scored 26.7%% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments Do you have an example of an unreasonable expectation your employer has put on you at work? Management is sexist and misogynistic. If you’re female, prepare to be expected to do all the cleaning while the boys stand around chatting, and then get disciplined…
Wes Carroll
March 2, 2018
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Little Caesars 33% F

← All workplacesLittle Casears - current grade is an F. They scored 33% on our survey. They are a chain of stores with multiple locations. 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Flavour 49.3% D

← All workplaces Flavour's current grade is a D. It scored 49.3% on our survey.  Flavour is a clothing store with two locations. 5 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments Do you have an example of an unreasonable expectation your employer has put on you at work? "Basically no advancement available."What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "My current wage makes it impossible to…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Pizza Hut 23% F

← All workplacesPizza Hut - current grade is an F. They scored 23% on our survey. Website: https://www.pizzahut.ca/home 1 submission received for this chain of pizza restaurants. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 18, 2018
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Thai Lemongrass 53% D

← All workplacesThai Lemongrass - current grade is a D. They scored 53% on our survey. Website: https://www.thailemongrass.ca/ 1 submission received for this restaurant. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
September 27, 2018
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Serious Coffee 46.7% D

← All workplacesSerious Coffee - current grade is a D. They scored 46.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.seriouscoffee.com/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Whole Foods Market 75% B

← All workplacesWhole Food's current grade is a B. It scored 75% on our survey.  1 store location at 3587 Blanshard St.  https://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/victoria 2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 28, 2018
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Pagliacci’s 65% C

← All workplacesPagliacci's current grade is an C. It scored 65% on our survey.  Website: https://www.pagliaccis.ca/ 2 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments Do you have an example of an unreasonable expectation your employer has put on you at work? " "freedom to express my personality at work, and I am not required to “look” a certain way, change my appearance"-Very true of Pagliacci's! You wear want you…
Wes Carroll
February 23, 2018
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Victoria Car Wash 83.3% A

← All workplacesVictoria Car Wash - current grade is an A. They scored 83.3% on our survey. Website: http://victoriacarwash.com/ 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Denny’s 30% F

← All workplacesDenny's - current grade is an F. They scored 30% on our survey. Website: https://www.dennys.ca/ 1 submission received for this restaurant. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 19, 2018
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COBS Bread 26.7% F

← All workplacesCOBS Bread - current grade is an F. They scored 26.7% on our survey. Website: http://cobsbread.com/ They are a chain of bakeries with multiple locations. 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Home Hardware 80% B

← All workplacesHome Hardware - current grade is a B. They scored 80%% on our survey. Website: https://www.homehardware.ca/ 1 submission received for the Home Hardware located in Sooke (80%) How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
August 21, 2018
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Timeless Toys 90% A

← All workplacesTimeless Toys - current grade is an A. They scored 90% on our survey. Website: http://www.timelesstoys.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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McLennan’s Island Meat and Seafood 68.3% C

← All workplaces McLennan Island Meat and Seafood's current grade is a C. It scored 68.3% on our survey.  2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Icing by Claire’s 71.6% B

← All workplacesIcing By Claire's - current grade is a B. They scored 71.6% on our survey. Website: https://www.icing.com/ca/ 2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 19, 2018
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Jackson’s Ice Cream 57.7% C

← All workplaces Jackson's Ice Cream's current grade is a C. It scored 57.7% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Running Room 76.7% B

← All workplacesRunning Room - current grade is a B. They scored 76.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.runningroom.com/ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Ecotopia Naturals 80% B

← All workplacesEcotopia Naturals - current grade is a B. They scored 80% on our survey. Website: http://www.ecotopianaturals.com/ 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Bay’s United Football Club 66% C

← All workplacesBay's United Football Club - current grade is an C. It scored 66% on our survey. Website: https://baysunited.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 17, 2018
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Fol Epi 40% D

← All workplacesFol Epi - current grade is a D. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: http://folepi.ca/ 1 submission received for this cafe. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 19, 2018
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Reunion Boutique 23% F

← All workplacesReunion Boutique - current grade is an F. They scored 23% on our survey. Website: https://www.reunionboutique.ca/ 1 submission received for this clothing store. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 19, 2018
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University Club Restaurant 75.9% B

← All workplacesUniversity Club's current grade is an B. It scored 75.9% on our survey.  It is a restaurant with one Victoria location on 3800 Finnerty Road. 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 28, 2018
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Dairy Queen 36.7% F

← All workplacesDairy Queen - current grade is an F. They scored 36.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.dairyqueen.com/ 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Interactivity Board Game Cafe 43% D

← All workplaces Interactivity Board Game Cafe's current grade is a D. It scored 43% on our survey.  Website: http://www.ibgcafe.com/ 2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments Do you have an example of an unreasonable expectation your employer has put on you at work? "Do work and not question what is happening with the higher ups in the company. When meeting with the boss, do not expect any…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Lizzy Lee & Me 40% D

← All workplacesLizzy Lee & Me's current grade is an D. It scored 40% on our survey. Website: http://www.lizzyleeandme.com/ It is a hair salon and birthday party venue for children. 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
March 2, 2018
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Plowshare Cafe 25% F

← All workplaces Plowshare Cafe's current grade is a F. It scored 25% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "Low wages coupled with reduced hours made it difficult to pay bills and cover living expense."What challenges do you face with your work schedule? "End of shift is based on volume of business in…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Bond Bond’s Bakery 86.7% A

← All workplacesBond Bond's Bakery - current grade is an A. They scored 86.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.bondbondsbakery.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Cactus Club 43.3% D

← All workplacesCactus Club - current grade is a D. They scored 43.3% on our survey. Website: https://www.cactusclubcafe.com/location/victoria/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Habit Coffee 83.3% A

← All workplacesHabit Coffee - current grade is an A. They scored 83.3% on our survey. Website: https://habitcoffee.com/ 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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National Concrete Accessories 100% A

← All workplaces National Concrete Accessories' current grade is an A. It scored 100% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Hudson’s Bay 43.3% D

← All workplacesHudson's Bay's current grade is a D. It scored 43.3% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 24, 2018
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Best Western Plus Carlton Plaza 55% D

← All workplacesBest Western Plus Carlton Plaza - current grade is a D. They scored 55% on our survey. Website: https://www.bestwesterncarltonplazahotel.com/ 2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Sticky Wicket 46.7% D

← All workplacesSticky Wicket's current grade is a D. It scored 46.7%% on our survey.  2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 23, 2018
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Peninsula Co-op Food Store 83% A

← All workplacesPeninsula Co-op Food Store - current grade is an A. They scored 83% on our survey. Website: https://www.peninsulaco-op.com/services/food-centre/ 1 submission received for this grocery store. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
September 27, 2018
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Bon Macaron Patisserie 33.3% F

← All workplaces Bon Macaron Patisserie's current grade is a F. It scored 33.3% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments I got paid a few cents over minimum wage, which was 10.75 at the time. So I got paid 11. It was never enough, especially compared to how much I was expected to do, the nature of the work and the full time…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Capital 6 Theatres 43.3% D

← All workplacesCapital 6 Theatres - current grade is a D. They scored 43.3% on our survey. Website: http://www.capitol6.ca/ 1 submission received for this downtown movie theatre. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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London Drugs 86.7% A

← All workplacesLondon Drugs - current grade is an A. They scored 86.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.londondrugs.com/ 2 submissions received for this location at Saanich Centre. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Virgin Mobile 83% A

← All workplacesVirgin Mobile - current grade is an A. They scored 83% on our survey. Website: http://www.virginmobile.ca/ 2 submissions received for this cellular outlet. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 19, 2018
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Galaxy Motors Victoria 43.3% D

← All workplacesGalaxy Motors - current grade is a D. They scored 43.3% on our survey. Website: https://galaxymotors.net/locations/colwood-victoria/ 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Tim Hortons 40% F

← All workplaces Tim Horton's current grade is a D. It scored 40% on our survey.  3 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018

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