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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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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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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Lush Cosmetics 54.4% D

← All workplacesLush Cosmetics's current grade is an D. It scored 54.4% on our survey.  3 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "We were promised several raises that never made it far enough down the chain to reach the Sales Ambassadors. When bringing up concerns over wage, we were told that bonus would supplement our earnings. When…
Wes Carroll
February 22, 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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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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Foo Asian Street Food 33.3% F

← All workplacesFoo Asian Street Food - current grade is an F. They scored 33.3% on our survey. Website: https://www.foofood.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!
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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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The Body Shop 66.6% C

← All workplacesThe Body Shop - current grade is a C. They scored 66.6% on our survey. Website: https://www.thebodyshop.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!
Retail Action Network
March 19, 2018
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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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Phoenix Human Services 90% A

← All workplacesPhoenix Human Services - current grade is an A. They scored 90% on our survey. Website: http://www.phoenixhumanservices.org/ 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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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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McLennan’s Island Meat and Seafood 55% D

← All workplaces McLennan Island Meat and Seafood's current grade is a C. It scored 55% on our survey.  Website: https://www.mclennansislandmeatandseafood.com/ 3 submissions received for this meat 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!
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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GAIN Group 53% D

← All workplacesGAIN Group - current grade is a D. They scored 53% on our survey. Website: https://www.gain-vi.ca/ 1 submission received for this luxury car sales group. 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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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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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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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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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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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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Demitasse Cafe 70% B

← All workplacesDemitasse - current grade is a B. They scored 70% on our survey. Website: http://www.demitasse.ca/ 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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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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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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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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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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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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Cafe Bliss 58% C

← All workplacesCafe Bliss - current grade is a C. They scored 58% on our survey. Website: https://www.cafebliss.ca/ 2 submissions received for this downtown 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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Smitty’s Family Restaurant 90% A

← All workplacesSmitty's Family Restaurant - current grade is an A. They scored 90% on our survey. Website: https://smittys.ca/ 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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La Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop 40% D

← All workplacesLa Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop - current grade is a D. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: https://www.lataqueria.com/ 1 submission received for this 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
August 21, 2018
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Dickens Liquor Shoppe 83.3% A

← All workplacesDickens Liquor Shoppe - current grade is an A. They scored 83.3% on our survey. This submission is for a liquor store in Sidney. 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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Rebar Modern Food 45% D

← All workplacesRebar Modern Food - current grade is a D. They scored 45% on our survey. Website: https://www.tourismvictoria.com/eat-drink/restaurants-cafes/rebar-modern-foodhttp://rebarmodernfood.com/ 2 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!
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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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Glo Restaurant 50% D

← All workplacesGlo Restaurant - current grade is a D. They scored 50% on our survey. Website: https://glovictoria.com/ 1 submission received for this 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
August 21, 2018
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The Root Cellar 56% C

← All workplacesThe Root Cellar - current grade is a C. They scored 56% on our survey. Website: http://therootcellar.ca/ 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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Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour 66.7% C

← All workplacesVictoria Marriott Inner Harbour - current grade is a C. They scored 66.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.marriottvictoria.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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Earls Restaurant 65% C

← All workplacesEarls Restaurant - current grade is a C. They scored 65% on our survey. Website: https://earls.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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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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H&R Block 53% D

← All workplacesH&R Block - current grade is a D. They scored 53% on our survey. Website: https://www.hrblock.ca/ 1 submission received for this chain of income tax services. 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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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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Yates Street Taphouse 40% D

← All workplacesYates Street Taphouse - current grade is a D. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: https://www.yatestaphouse.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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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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