Verdict from 9.6 hours of research from the internet

2291 users: 4.1 / 5

6 reasons to buy

  • A ton of people working in warehouses, fast food chains, and logistics find the Skechers Work: Soft Stride - Galley comfortable to wear for 10 hours or more.
  • According to many users, the underfoot cushioning in this leather walking shoe makes walking easy on the knees and the back.
  • The outsole provides reliable traction, says a lot of owners.
  • A good number of buyers like that the contoured insole can be easily replaced.
  • Those with plantar fasciitis have noted that their foot condition did not get aggravated while wearing this model.
  • Plenty of shoppers love the look of this work footwear.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A significant number of people are disappointed with the durability of the Soft Stride - Galley. The outsole detached from the upper, the inner lining ripped, and the top material easily gets scratched.
  • This pair of Skechers walking shoes produces a squeaking sound, says multiple users.

Bottom line

Give your feet some relief by wearing the Skechers Work: Soft Stride - to work. While it may not be the most durable option, its comfort makes all the difference for the wearers. The shoe features a substantial midsole that works with the removable insole to provide shock cushioning when walking of hard surfaces.

The outsole is made slip-resistant rubber that prevents accidental slippage on wet floors. Meanwhile, the top is made of leather with the interior lined with minimal foam for added comfort and secure lockdown.


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How Work: Soft Stride - Galley compares

This shoe: 81
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