Portland June 01, 2017
10 Incredible Supermarkets In Portland You’ve Probably Never Heard Of But Need To Visit
If you are tired of your usual trudge to Safeway, Whole Foods, or Freddy’s, consider changing your routine and instead, head to one of these smaller markets for your shopping. Featuring specialty food items, local produce, and friendly smiles, these are some of the best markets to turn your regular chore into fun.
1. People's Food Co-Op
Featuring organic food and weekly farmers market, this co-op has been bringing health food to the community since 1970. People's Food Co-Op is located at 3029 SE 21st Avenue.
2. Food Fight!
This vegan grocery and convenience store has been in operation since 2003 and has recently opened its second location to expand its reach into outer NE Portland. Food Fight! is located at 11155 NE Halsey and 1217 SE Stark Street.
3. Clinton Street Market
Selling a wide selection of groceries, microbrew beers, and specialty snacks, this is the go-to spot if you are near Division. Clinton Street Market is located at 3400 SE Clinton Street.
4. Market of Choice
Featuring a mix of conventional and organic products, this is quite literally the 'market of choice' if you live close to one of these supermarkets. Market of Choice is located at 250 NW Lost Springs Terrace, 1090 SE Belmont Street, and 8502 SW Terwilliger Blvd.
5. World Foods
World Foods features specialty food items and an exceptional chef-run deli. It's a neighborhood-focused and family-owned and operated, making it a great place to shop. World Foods is located at 830 NW Everett Street and 9845 SW Barbur Blvd.
6. Green Zebra Grocery
Named after Green Zebra Tomatoes that grow exceptionally well in our climate, Green Zebra sells fresh and natural foods to help residents flourish as well as its namesake tomato. Green Zebra is located at 3111 N Lombard, 808 NE Multnomah, and 1704 SW Broadway.
7. Cherry Sprout Produce
Cherry Sprout has a large selection of seasonal produce, as well as a great beer and wine selection. There are plenty of pre-made items, cheeses, and other quick purchases, and the staff is wonderful. Cherry Sprout Produce is located at
722 N Sumner Street.
8. Alberta Cooperative Grocery
Pick up essentials and more at this friendly neighborhood market. Featuring a variety of locally made and sourced goods, as well organic produce, Alberta Cooperative Grocery is located at 1500 NE Alberta Street.
9. P's & Q's Market
This small neighborhood market has a large selection of seasonal produce, bulk items, and refrigerated foods, as well as a some pretty great food served up for brunch, lunch and dinner. P's & Q's Market is located at 1301 NE Dekum Street.
10. Grower's Outlet
Fresh, local produce, a wide selection of dry goods, and a large gardening section makes this store a go-to location in outer NE Portland. Grower's Outlet is located at 16145 NE Glisan Street.
Which is your favorite local market? Let us know in the comments below.