Looking to load up on healthy groceries? The perks of living in such a health-driven city is that our options for good, wholesome eats are endless. Here’s our top picks throughout Vancouver!
9 Urban Fare
177 Davie St
Find a good variety of healthy edibles at Urban Fare from fresh veg and fruits to dairy, meat, fish, salads, and lots of good-for-you snacks (including an amazing selection of organic and fair trade chocolate!)
8 Choices Market
1202 Richards St
Choices Market is known for carrying fresh, quality, organic and all natural foods! They have a great ‘bulk foods’ selection and a fantastic salad and soup bar for quick, healthy eats on-the-go and they also carry speciality items that can be hard to find elsewhere.
7 Sprout Organic Market
700 7th St E, North Vancouver
For the folks on the North Shore, Sprout Organic Market is a popular option for healthy choices! Family owned and operated, expect to find 100% organic produce, dairy, baked goods and organic grass-fed meats.
6 Organic Acres Market
3603 Main St
As the name suggests, this smaller Main Street market is stocked with all of the organic goods. Organic Acres Market is also part of the Be Fresh and SPUD.ca family which means you can grab Be Fresh to-go entrees and salads and pick up your Spud grocery box orders!
5 Donald’s Market
2279 Commercial Dr and 2342 East Hastings Street
Packed with a diverse selection of product all at great prices, Donald’s Market is great for anyone on a budget, looking to eat right. In addition, this market has a pretty sweet rewards program, where every point you earn converts to dollars off your bill!
Don’t forget to sign up online ( www.donaldsmarket.com ) to get monthly specials sent to your inbox!
4 Eternal Abundance
1025 Commercial Dr
For anyone leading a vegan or raw lifestyle, Eternal Abundance will cater to all your dietary needs with products that are 100% organic, gluten, dairy and sugar free. The eatery portion of this market serves up incredible bites from vegan sushi rolls to sugar-free desserts and fresh juice!
3 The August Market
3958 Main St
One of Vancouver’s newer markets, The August Market is a definite stand-out. In addition to fresh produce, local products, bulk goods, dairy and grab and go items, you can also get several different kinds of kombucha on tap, cold-pressed juice, ginger beer, cold-brew coffee and nut milks. Their products are carefully curated, and oftentimes, you’ll find spices and unique items you can’t find anywhere else!
2 Body Energy Club
For all of your supplement and health needs, look no further than Body Energy Club. Stock up on protein powder, vitamins, pre-packaged meals, cold-pressed juice, sugar-free candy, good-for-you cookies and more! Don’t forget to treat yourself to a smoothie or acai bowl!
1 Whole Foods
Find ALL things healthy at Whole Foods. With their huge selection and aisles and aisles of natural foods and specialty products, it’s easy to spend your rent money here (totally not speaking from experience.)
Tip: Make sure to get a copy of their flyer for weekly deals to help you save a couple of extra $$. Available in-store and online. Don’t forget to pick up a stamp card from the juice bar and bakery!
Don’t forget, you can always hit up your local farmer’s market!
Did we miss any? Let us know!