In addition to all the usual Indian/Pakistani groceries, this store has a decent collection of Middle Eastern, Eastern European and Asian groceries as well. The grocery is very well organized, and very very clean. This grocery sells fresh produce, fresh ginger and little green chili peppers all the way to dry goods like lentils, and chick peas. They have a fantastic dairy case, with important things like yogurt and paneer. The frozen food selection is amazing. TONS of Jamaican seasonings VISIT SITE
This is a wonderful grocery store - they have sort of an eccentric selection of Mexican, Middle Eastern, and Eastern European groceries. Great fresh produce, nice assortment of ethnic food and pastries too. Neighborhood gem! Their meat selection is diverse and of great quality. The prices are competitive with what is in the area. Some of their middle aisle products are a bit pricey. VISIT SITE
They have a large selection of different meats, cheeses, and salads at the deli counter. They have an awesome deli- some of the best meat and cheese in the area, which is saying something. They also have really great specialty items like foreign candies, beer/wine/liquor and groceries. Gene's deli counter and meat market are great. You can get everything German here, as well as Polish and Swedish cuts. VISIT SITE
Produce, which focus on Latin American, mostly Mexican and Puerto Rican groceries, HarvesTime doesn't limit itself to a single region of the world. There's a little bit of everything.Best (Latino/Greek/Russian?) market-type grocery store ever! Great selection of fresh, good-quality produce, super-cheap...not much in the way of organic produce Excellent produce, ethnic foods, and prepared foods section. Harvestime--fantastic produce and meats, and really well chosen specialty items from a variety of world cuisines. They have the most amazing cookie selection with cookies from all throughout the world. VISIT SITE
Great Eastern European meat market just off the square. Nice little neighborhood place to get top quality, custom cuts of meat. Besides other Eastern European specialties such as raznjici (pork kebabs), they carry ever-popular items such as a comprehensive collection of steak cuts, Italian sausage, German sausage, smoked sausage, housemade bacon, free range poultry, as well as pork chops/ribs/tenderloin and more. They make Fresh Polish sausage. Smoked Thuringer. Romanian smoked garlic sausage.
This is my bakery Mecca of Chicago. The place to go for Americanized versions of traditional Czech treats. Vesecky has spectacular breads, kolacky, coffee cakes, pastries, cakes and the cookies are spectacular. All the bakery goods from here are fresh and delicious!
Malincho is a Bulgarian deli and mini market located in a shopping plaza off of Lee Street and down the street from Mehanata restaurant. They also carry some German foods including sausage and chocolate items. This is by far the biggest Bulgarian grocerystore in Chicago. Their prices are phenomenal and the staff is awesome. Try their cheeses and meats in the deli. VISIT SITE
The first Bulgarian specialty store in the United States.They make our own homemade Bulgarian Salamis ,Sodjock,Luckanka, Pasterma,File Elena, Benski Staretz, Kababtcheteh, Kufftetah...and much more :) and stock Bulgarian foods, Feta, Kashkaval ,and Salamis (Sodjok, Lukanka, Pasterma,Elena, Kebapcheta, Kuifteta, Karnache,Beski Starets, Specko,Cervelat...and much more. Visit Site
Imported goods line the walls and there is a small but well stocked shelf in the middle of it all. You'll find everything from herbal teas to magazines. They also carry juices, coffees, chips and other snacks. Great place to shop for the eastern European flavors.