Looking for fresh, local ingredients? Need to switch up your grocery list? Or maybe you just want to support small businesses in your community? From quaint Block Island markets to Italian markets in Providence, Rhode Island has exactly what you’re looking for. Head out to one of these great independent grocers in the Ocean State.
What’s better than curbside pickup or home delivery? And even all the way to Block Island! You’ll want to pick up all your fresh ingredients from Belmont.
This relaxed shop showcases a good variety of delicious wines and spirits. Make sure to try some of the pastries as well, such as the lemon cake or the almond croissants! You’ll also enjoy nibbling on the cheese and some of the other snacks there!
With a new location in Tiverton, you can find Tom’s Markets all over the Ocean State! Customers love their custom-cut fresh deli meat, the gourmet fruit and gift baskets and the fantastic seafood options.
This marketplace first started back in 1969, when Dave Cesario was just a small, roadside fruit and vegetable stand-owner. In the 40 years since, Dave’s has become a large independent grocer in Rhode Island!
This small Italian market is located in Federal Hill and offers only the finest Italian products. If you’re looking for specialty Italian cheeses, fresh pasta or delicious olive oil, there’s no better place to shop!
Asiana Food Market offers Korean and Japanese specialties you can’t find anywhere else around Rhode Island! Their kimchi is fantastically flavorful, and they sell great desserts like mocha and unique teas as well.
Located up along Hope Street, this Indian market is just across from its sister business, Not Just Snacks, a delicious mom-and-pop restaurant. Here you can stock up on rich spices in bulk at a fraction of the price of other stores!
At Clements, let the grocers do the work for you— you can order curbside pickup seven days a week, and deliveries four days a week! Their customer service is some of the best around.
McQuade’s prides itself on its exceptional quality that you don’t have to compromise for! You’ll love their fresh local seafood and the in-house bakeshop, which offers fantastic loaves of bread at a reasonable price.
For a small store, Block Island Grocery still offers a big selection! Grab a deli sandwich while stopping through, or sample some of the local seafood that’s always in stock.