Where to Buy Groceries in Madison

Metcalfe’s Market

726 N Midvale Blvd, Madison, WI 53705
6am-9pm, daily

Metcalfe’s keeps their shelves stocked with over three thousand local foods that come straight from regional suppliers. Exotic stores can become an errand of the past thanks to Metcalfe’s wide variety of food options. There is nothing but praise in their review section, being quoted as having the “best vegetable department in Madison.” One reviewer goes as far as, “Best deli counter, best staff, best produce, and sustainable seafood options.” Over-accommodating employees will go the extra mile to make sure you have what you need to meet your dietary structure.

Whole Foods Market

3313 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705
8am-9pm, daily

Whole Foods allows seniors to shop from 7am-8am on Fridays to avoid the crowds during regular business hours. With a mindset focused on being good to the environment, much of their selection is based on natural and organic products and produce. Order online or use Amazon Prime for pick-up and delivery. Whole Foods even offers catering, too. If you get the wrong product(s) with your delivery, they have a tab on their homepage dedicated to Amazon Returns. Get what you want and nothing else conveniently through Whole Foods.

Steve’s Wine.Beer.Spirits

3618 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705
Sun 12pm-6pm
Mon-Sat 10am-8pm

Once you finish getting your groceries at Whole Foods, head three blocks down over to Steve’s. Steve’s is not a hole-in-the-wall liquor store. For sixty years, Steve’s has provided friendly service in a casual atmosphere. Whether you want a bottle for the night or stocking up for the season, Steve’s wants to be the one to aid you in your search. Choose between two membership options, Connoisseur or Cuvee. Cuvee receives one bottle of wine a month for six months that retail at ten dollars, while Connoisseurs receive a bottle that market retails at twenty dollars. Work with educated employees to pair hors d’oeuvres with your beer, wine, or spirits.


750 Hilldale Way, Madison, WI 53705
8am-10pm, daily
Mobile 8am-9pm, daily
Optical Mon-Fri 10am-8pm, Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 12pm-4pm
Seniors Tues & Weds 8am-9am

Target provides everything you need from groceries to home-goods, houseware, and clothes. Grab a coffee before you shop with Starbucks located in the store. Why make another errand for yourself when you can get your prescriptions at CVS pharmacy onsite? Make your life easier still by getting your eye and vision needs taken care of at Target. Whether it’s food, clothes, medicine, or optics, Target has what you need all in one spot.

Pick ‘n Save

3650 University Ave, Madison, WI 53705

Pick ‘n Save is more than just groceries. Scrounge up your change and bring it to the Coin Star to get cash or credit towards your next purchase. Grab some flowers from their floral department and surprise your significant other for the fun of it. Out and about, and your car is losing its charge? Stop by and pick up your odds-and-ends while your vehicle gets juiced up at the charging station. First to open and last to close, Pick ‘n Save is here to serve the early-birds at six in the morning and the night-owls until eleven at night.

View Our Other Articles!