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Whole Foods Market
Publix

Whole Foods Market and Publix Overview

Total reviews 227 1109
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 1 1

Whole Foods Market and Publix Consumer Ratings

Rank
130 out of 383 in Food Stores category
52 out of 383 in Food Stores category
Customer service
100 in category
35 in category
Price Affordability
145 in category
95 in category
Product or Service Quality
80 in category
43 in category
Layout of Store
61 in category
31 in category

Whole Foods Market and Publix Rating Details

Customer service
1.7 (110 reviews)
2.4 (289 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...She had an attitude and told ppl to take a card for a general customer service number. When I passed by her, mumbled to myself not so nice words that were not said directly to her. When I was leaving, she asked to speak to me and asked if I had a problem with her...

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I would like to complain about the manager in charge at Customer service she would talk crap about employees to their coworkers she told one of my employees she would never *** put me to be a cashier cause she doesnt like me quoted from what she said she also mention that she doesnt promote people...

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Price Affordability
1.9 (98 reviews)
2.5 (238 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

When I price check basics like almond milk and organic foods I find that I can get comparable foods at Aldis and spend half overall on my grocery bills. As a single person, I also appreciate that I dont purchase what ends up in the trash because of the smaller sizes and the nature of organics not...

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...The price gouging is out of control. I walked out and shopped elsewhere. I saved about $18 on my meats, $10 on canned goods and several bucks on misc items...

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Product or Service Quality
2.2 (95 reviews)
2.6 (248 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I complained but before the corporate got to me, I had to go again a today I was harassed and followed by manager, she denied a service and she also called police on me. Unbelievable and Ill definitely follow up on this unlawful discrimination and threats..

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...publix used have great steaks but that is past tense, also their chicken breasts are tough and tasteless as well (look up woody breast) some thing has changed in the quality of their meat..

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Layout of Store
2.9 (86 reviews)
3.3 (228 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I did not anticipate being blocked from accessing a grocery store. I was prevented from accessing Whole Foods 2610 NE Highway 20 Bend, OR. by Katie at the front door...

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...that all stores require customers to wear them? Yet after checking online first and presuming by their policy statement that it would be safe to be in their store, very few customers had bothered to mask...

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Whole Foods Market and Publix Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Some great products
  • Service and cleanliness
  • Most of the employees there
  • Clean
  • Location
  • Good service people
Cons
  • Bad customer service
  • Very rude
  • Mask mandate
  • Extremely high prices
  • Customer service
  • Pharmacy

Whole Foods Market and Publix Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

The store on huron st chicago is filthy.ythe floors walls doors toilet seat are unsanitary. All the floors and counters...

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5

I will never shop in publix ever again for the sole reason of the way management treats their employees. I see some of...

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5

Please bring bulk Organic pumpkin seeds back; I use to buy it all the time.
Thank you.

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5

The meat department is always putting old brown hamburger meat inside fresh meat. I am so tired of getting home to fix...

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Whole Foods Market and Publix Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I entered the store at 10:15 a.m. Saturday morning. The florist booth was empty. The vegetable aisle was empty. There wa...

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1

I have gone to my local public for years now, and recently I had a very unpleasant experience. I had just broken my...

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1

I just came back from Whole Foods where I purchase a "FRESH" turkey for 3 or 4 times what I would have paid for a frozen...

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1

Publix on Fortune Road in Kissimmee, worst customer service expired food on shelves and the give you old bags from the...

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Whole Foods Market and Publix Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
3.4

The employees harrass me about not wearing a mask and will not let me shop there.

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4.3

I wanted to let you know that the bottle of Publix brand Garlic salt has holes for sprinkling that are much too large....

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3

When I price check basics like almond milk and organic foods I find that I can get comparable foods at Aldis and spend...

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1

I stayed up half the night to register for the Covid vaccine. Publix website is a disaster riddled with wrong...

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Whole Foods Market and Publix Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Whole Foods Market Manager (26 reviews)
  • Whole Foods Market Deli Department (4 reviews)
  • Whole Foods Market Store Facility (3 reviews)
  • Publix Manager (148 reviews)
  • Publix Cashier (41 reviews)
  • Publix Prescription Refill (24 reviews)