Whether you are a local or a visitor to PA Dutch country, you will find lots of great selections from fantastic local grocery stores throughout Lancaster County…most of which are family owned and multi-generational. There is nothing better than shopping at a local grocery store sourced from within the local community and is committed to operating within and contributing to a sustainable economy. Because buying groceries is so routine, there is no segment of the economy that has more sustaining power in promoting local.
214 Hartman Bridge Rd.
Ronks, PA 17572
Strasburg Market Place offers their valued customers a full service grocery shopping experience in a farmers market atmosphere. In addition to offering a full line of groceries, Strasburg Market Place features numerous specialty departments including fresh meats, deli with grab-n-go foods, produce, dairy, bakery, specialty & gourmet, and an extensive selection of bulk foods. The in-house bakery features their signature cream-filled doughnuts, sticky buns, whoopie pies, and breads. There’s also have an in-store coffee shop, Latte Luv, which has coffee drinks as well as Down on the Farm Creamery ice cream and a smoothie bar.
3732 E. Newport Road
Gordonville, PA 17529
(717) 768-7811If 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.
3140 Mount Joy Rd
Mount Joy, PA 17552
Until you experience The Country Store yourself, any attempt to describe it will be always be understated. But…if you enjoy variety, if you prefer quality, and if you value neat & clean…you will appreciate all that The Country Store has to offer. From its wide selection of bulk foods to its extensive line of high quality deli items, from the aromatic herb room to the ever-changing stock of authentic gift ideas…make this your favorite one-stop shopping destination, conveniently located just off of Rte 283 on Mount Joy Road. Discover everything you would expect to find in a country store and a whole lot more!
820 Ivy Drive
Lancaster PA 17601
Discover the best in local shopping at Forry’s Country Store, where their many loyal customers have come to rely upon quality products at very reasonable prices. Located in the Hempfield area of Lancaster County, Forry’s is a true hidden gem that opened its doors in 1993 and remains family owned and operated. In addition to featuring a full range of grocery shopping essentials, Forry’s is known carrying a wide variety of unique country products in their extensive bulk foods and homestyle canning department.
347 Rife Run Road
Manheim, PA 17545
If you enjoy the look and feel of a country store but like the convenience and wide selections offered at a supermarket, then you will appreciate all that Hilltop Acres Farm Market has to offer. Locally owned and family operated since 1983, Hilltop is committed to providing quality, service, and value which keeps their many loyal customers coming back each week for all their routine shopping needs. Monitor their weekly specials featured on their webpage and save significant amounts of money.
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.
1009 Martindale Road
Ephrata, PA 17522
Locally owned and operated by the same family since 1945, Eby’s General Store continues to thrive as a vibrant keystone for the village of Martindale and the surrounding Ephrata community. Very few, if any, local businesses in Lancaster County carry on the tradition of the “general store” as faithfully as Eby’s, which still retains the local Martindale US Post Office in the center of their store. It is their mission to provide top quality food and service for a reasonable price and they make it their goal to serve you and your family like you were part of their very own, in every aspect of their business.