In an age when food prices are rising even as household budgets are constricting, it is a welcome discovery to find locally owned and operated stores that offer competitive and discounted pricing. From overstocked canned goods to fresh organic vegetables, from day old breads to slightly out-of-date but frozen items…if your spending needs stretch beyond your limited means, these selected stores, scattered throughout Lancaster County, will provide so much needed relief in meeting your targeted budget, while expanding your buying power.
S and S Bulk Foods
400 West Main Street
Ephrata, PA 17522
With a commitment to offering quality, health-filled food varieties at reasonable prices, S and S Bulk Foods has opened their doors, featuring a wide selection gluten-free and organic foods. As indicated by their name, this hidden gem focuses on offering bulk quantities, ensuring customers have extra value in extending the buying power of their food budget. The bulk food room is fully stocked with all sizes of baking product essentials and a nice selection of dried fruits, nuts, and candies. In addition, you can browse their shelves for trusted brands for honey, olive oils, and an assortment of preserved foods.
3501 Scenic Road
Gordonville, PA 17529
Surrounded by Amish farmlands and in equal distance from the communities of New Holland, Leola, Intercourse, and Bird-in-Hand, Centerville Bulk Foods is one of Lancaster County’s most extensive destinations for bulk foods. In addition to fully stocked aisles of bulk foods, Centerville carries a full variety of groceries and fresh produce, featuring in-season fruits and vegetables that are grown locally. They also feature deli, dairy, and frozen food sections and sell quality brands of herbs, vitamins, and health items.
465 North Reading Road
Ephrata, PA 17522
If you are a discerning shopper who needs to maximize the value of your food budget but are not willing to sacrifice quality for the sake of “cheap,” then you will appreciate all that Ebenezer Groceries offers their loyal customers. Ebenezer qualifies as a discount grocer because of their amazingly low prices but it feel’s more like a specialty food shop that features a wide range of organic, gluten-free, bulk, and international foods. Locally owned and operated, the Dodd family keeps their store clean and fully stocked, always providing friendly service that ensures their customers full satisfaction.
1403 W Kings Hwy.
Gap, PA 17527
Hillside Bulk Foods is your one-stop country grocery store destination. They carry a wide variety of bulk foods…from grains & flours, herbs & spices, and a full range of specialty baking products to beans, legumes, soup mixes, and pastas. Select from their own line of home canned fruits & vegetables and other preserved products, including jams, jellies, and pickles. In addition to the full range of items you would find at a traditional grocery store, Hillside carries seasonal fruits & vegetables, frozen foods, dairy products, and herbs & vitamins. They also feature a well-stocked deli with made-to-order sandwiches.
3732 E. Newport Road
Gordonville, PA 17529
If you prefer buying in bulk, if you appreciate great prices, and if you value quality selections…then you are invited to join with those who have discovered Esh’s Discount Grocery, near the village of Intercourse, in the heart of Lancaster County. This hidden gem specializes in bulk foods, including a mix of organic, gluten-free, and gmo-free selections. Customers can purchase a variety of herbs & spices, baking mixes & flours, grains of all sorts, various cooking essentials, kitchen & storage products, and much more. In addition groceries and household supplies, Esh’s features a wide range of country store varieties.
1583 Main Street
Goodville, PA 17528
While many stores offer a small hit-or-miss variety of gluten-free, Musser Specialty Foods provides their customers a comprehensive line of gluten-free items that are displayed in designated sections….from bulk foods and baking products to canned goods, pre-packaged selections, frozen foods, and ready-to-eat snacks. They also offer a full range of discount groceries, frozen foods, and bulk food selections. Join with those who make a regular shopping trip to this hidden gem…first-time customers quickly become loyal patrons who value the cleanliness of the store and appreciate the friendly & attentive service they receive with each visit.
5450 Friendship Lane
Kinzers, PA 17535
Surrounded by bountiful Amish farmlands, Springville Foods offers its appreciative customers the laid-back feel of a country store while providing them the convenience of a busy hometown supermarket. From a wide selection of bulk foods to a dairy department that features a nice variety of cheeses, from seasonally fresh produce to very competitive prices in their meat department, there is much that keeps their loyal customers returning, week after week. In addition to grocery essentials and a variety of of specialty items, like fresh ground peanut butter, this
hidden gem features a substantial line of alternative health products, including Nature’s Sunshine.
1614 Division Highway
Ephrata, PA 17522
Discover why locally owned and family operated Glenwood Foods Discount Grocery is the grocery shopping destination for customers who value quality and appreciate savings. Unlike some small discount stores that offer only a limited selection of grocery items, Glenwood Foods offers the full range of departments you would expect to find in a supermarket but without their super high prices!
615 East Newport Road
Lititz, PA 17543
Join the ever growing list of satisfied customers who are extending the buying power of their weekly shopping budget at Green Hills Farm Discount Grocer. Locally owned and family operated, Green Hills is not a second-rate “bent-n-dent experiment” that is here today and gone tomorrow. They have served Lititz and surrounding communities for the past 15 years, earning the loyalty of those who value quality and appreciate savings. Discover & enjoy the Green Hills Farm difference.
30 Willow Street (Along Rte 272)
Reinholds (Adamstown), PA 17569
Willow Creek Discount Grocery is Lancaster County’s newest destination for the value conscious shopper. If you would like to extend the buying power of your monthly grocery budget but prefer to not sacrifice quality, then you will appreciate the value and selection offered at this hidden gem. They offer the same selection of name brand, high quality grocery & household products that are found at large supermarkets but everything is sold at a significant discount. You’ll be pleased with the consistent selection of quality produce, bulk food varieties, frozen & refrigerated items, gluten-free foods, and homemade baked goods. Throughout the store, you will find organic choices in many departments.