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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Category 12 Tap Room 92.3% A

← All workplacesCategory 12 Tap Room's current grade is an A. It scored 92.3 % on our survey.  Website: https://category12beer.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!
Wes Carroll
February 28, 2018
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Fun Fashions 36% F

← All workplacesFun Fashions - current grade is an F. They scored 36% on our survey. Website: https://funfashions.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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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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Hawk and Hen 30% F

← All workplaces Hawk and Hen's current grade is a F. It scored 30% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "No overtime wages for overtime worked vis a vis the labor ministry standards"What would receiving a living wage with benefits mean for you? "The ability to survive"What makes you feel safe or unsafe…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Sunrise Records (mayfair mall) 36.7% F

← All workplaces Sunrise Record's current grade is an F. It scored 36.7% on our survey.  1 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 22, 2018
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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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Macchiato Cafe 70% B

← All workplaces Macchiato Cafe's current grade is a B. It scored 70% on our survey.  Website: http://macchiatocaffe.ca/ 2 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What would receiving a living wage with benefits mean for you? Means I could pay my bills and afford my prescriptions and dental work.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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Indigo 86% A

← All workplacesIndigo - current grade is an A. They scored 86% on our survey. Website: https://www.chapters.indigo.ca/en-ca/ 1 submission received for this chain of book and retail stores. 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
January 10, 2019
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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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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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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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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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Jiffy Lube 33% F

← All workplacesJiffy Lube - current grade is an F. They scored 33% on our survey. Website: http://www.jiffylubevictoria.com/ 1 submission received for this auto shop. 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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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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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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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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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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Brown’s the Florist 93% A

← All workplacesBrown's the Florist - current grade is an A. They scored 93% on our survey. Website: http://www.brownsflorist.com/FlowerHomePage.aspx 1 submission received for this florist. 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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Salvation Army 70% B

← All workplacesSalvation Army - current grade is a B. They scored 70% on our survey. Website: https://salvationarmy.ca/ 1 submission received for this second-hand 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 18, 2018
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Be Love 46% D

← All workplacesBe Love - current grade is a D. They scored 46% on our survey. Website: http://beloverestaurant.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
January 10, 2019
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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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Urban Cup 53.3% D

← All workplaces Urban Cup's current grade is a D. It scored 53.3% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What challenges do you face with your work schedule? It gets posted less than a day before it begins.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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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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Dollarama 73.3% B

← All workplacesDollarama - current grade is a B. They scored 73.3% on our survey. Website: http://www.dollarama.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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Ma Miller’s Pub 12.2% F

← All workplacesMa Miller's Pub's current grade is an F. It scored 12.2% on our survey. Website: https://mamillerspub.com/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "Overtime never paid."Do you have an example of an unreasonable expectation your employer has put on you at work? "No holidays , no over time pay and tip out was to given on…
Wes Carroll
March 2, 2018
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The Keg Steakhouse 69% C

← All workplaces The Keg Steakhouse's current grade is a C. It scored 69% 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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Sport Chek 46.6% F

← All workplacesSport Chek - current grade is an F. They scored 46.6% on our survey. Website: https://www.sportchek.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 19, 2018
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Bubby’s Kitchen 33% F

← All workplacesBubby's Kitchen - current grade is an F. They scored 33% on our survey. Website: https://bubbyskitchen.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 18, 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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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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The Old Spaghetti Factory 40% F

← All workplacesThe Old Spaghetti Factory - current grade is an F. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: http://www.oldspaghettifactory.ca/locations/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!
Retail Action Network
March 19, 2018
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Trees Dispensary 63% C

← All workplacesTrees Dispensary - current grade is a C. They scored 63% on our survey. Website: https://treesdispensary.com/ 2 submissions 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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Maude Hunter’s Beer and Wine 86% A

← All workplacesMaude Hunter's Beer and Wine - current grade is an A. They scored 86% on our survey. Website: http://www.maudehunterspub.ca/liquor-store.html 1 submission received for this liquor 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 18, 2018
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Lifestyle Markets 46.7% D

← All workplacesLifestyle Markets - current grade is a D. They scored 46.7% on our survey. Website: https://lifestylemarkets.com/ 2 submissions 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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Strathcona Hotel 40% D

← All workplacesStrathcona Hotel - current grade is a D. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: http://strathconahotel.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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Shoppers Drug Mart 83% A

← All workplacesShoppers Drug Mart - current grade is an A. They scored 83% on our survey. Website: https://www1.shoppersdrugmart.ca/en/home 1 submission received for this pharmacy (Uptown Location). 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
January 10, 2019
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Jusu Bar 44.8% D

← All workplaces Jusu Bar's current grade is a D. It scored 44.8% on our survey.  1 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "My wage did not correspond with my skill level or the extensive previous experience I brought to the job. They paid me the minimum possible and never gave me a raise, despite giving several…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 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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