We all know how the french are with their food, they are hard to please, and grocery shopping is such an important part of their life. We have made list of all different type of different stores so you can feed your appetite while enjoying grocery shopping.

Bakeries

Looking for a crispy baguette or a whole wheat bread?
Below are some places where you can buy good French breads and pastries.

La Parfait Paris

668 G street

San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 245-4457
http://www.leparfaitparis.com

Opera Cafe & Patisseries

9254 Scranton Road, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: (858)458-9050
http://www.operapatisserie.com

Prager Brothers

Carlsbad Gateway Center, 5611 Palmer Way, Suite C Carlsbad, CA
Phone: (760) 703-1904
http://www.pragerbrothers.com/

Con Pane

2750 Dewey Road, Suite 105, San Diego, CA 92106
Phone: (619) 224-4366
https://www.facebook.com/Con-Pane-Rustic-Breads-Cafe-114406658603804/

Charlie’s Best Bread

1808 Garnet Ave
San Diego, CA 92109
Phone: (858) 272-3521
http://www.charliesbestbread.com

Le Rendez Vous

4225 Oceanside Blvd. Suite Q Oceanside, CA 92056
http://www.lerendezvousfrenchbakery.com/

Some supermarket sell artisan bread such
Vons with Sadie Rose
Bristol Farms with Bread & Cie
Sprout’s which has its own Artisan bread.

Butcher Shops

You will rapidly realize it is quite hard to find meat without hormones nor antibiotics. Hard as well to find rabbit, ducks, veal, guinea fowl, capon… Some of these stores have it all.

Homegrown Meats

Located in La Jolla, HomegrownMeats is an old-school butcher shop with a modern, health-conscious twist.

http://www.homegrownmeats.com

Siesel’s

http://www.iowameatfarms.com
The two stores below sell organic products only

Bristol Farms

http://www.bristolfarms.com

Whole Foods

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com

Cheese Shops

You will rapidly miss a good cheese with a glass of wine. Here are some places where you will be able to find cheese from all around the world and more specifically from Europe. Note that seasonaly, Trader’s Joe sell Raclette slices and Fondue cheese.


Venissimo Logo

Venissimo

owns 3 shops: 2 in downtown, 1 in Del Mar
http://www.venissimo.com/

The two stores below sell organic products only

Bristol Farms

http://www.bristolfarms.com

Whole Foods

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com

As surprising at it may seem, it is not easy to find wild caught fish in San Diego.

Fish Shops

The fish shoops offers a small variety of fishes and they are quite expensive. Don’t forget to double the price indicated if you want to have it per kilograms; the price is usually per pound (approximately 454 g).

The Fishery

5040 Cass Street, North Pacific Beach, CA 92109
Phone: 858-272-9985
Website: http://www.thefishery.com/contact/

El Pescador

627 Pearl Street, La Jolla, CA
Open daily 10AM- 8PM
Phone:(858) 456-2526
Website: http://www.elpescadorfishmarket.com/

Point Loma Seafood

2805 Emerson St., San Diego, CA 92106
Phone: (619) 223-1109
Website: http://pointlomaseafoods.com/

Catalina Offshore Products

(Wholesale & Retail)
5202 Lovelock St, San Diego, CA 92110
Phone: (619)704-3639
Website: http://www.catalinaop.com/

The Fishmarket

The closest locations are in Del Mar and San Diego. Check the website to have the adress.
Website: https://www.thefishmarket.com/

Groceries and Markets

Eurofooddepot: Your French Online Grocery Store !

Directly shipped from San Diego, California, we import and distribute the finest European and especially French gourmet products.

In one click, you will be transported to a cultural and gastronomical trip around Europe. We care about your needs and envies that is why we continuously offer new range of products according to your appetite! Some of our best-sellers include : French Foie Gras (duck liver), Duck Magret Boneless, Pork and duck Rillettes, Black pepper Patés, but also, Your favorite brands such as/ Fraise Tagada, Amora mustard, Kinder chocolate, BN Chocolat, Tessier syrop, Le Petit Marseillais soap, Rocher Suchard, Bounty, Levure Alsa, etc… Our prices are approximately 20% cheaper than our competitors! We ship the same day or within 24 hours in San Diego!
http://www.eurofooddepot.com

Grocery Shopping

Trader Joe’s

Quality produce at at fair price. TJ offers numerous European products. New products as well as seasonal products are regularly placed on the shelves.
http://www.traderjoes.com

Balboa International Market

Lebanese food store where you will find a lot of french and international products.
http://www.balboamarket.com

Sprouts

Vegetables, meats and natural products
http://www.sprouts.com/

Organic food stores

Bristol Farms

http://www.bristolfarms.com/

Whole Foods

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/

Supermarkets

Ralphs
Vons
Food 4 Less

Miscellaneous

Wholesale

Cotsco (you need to be a member to shop to Cotsco)

Superstores

Target
Walmart

Discount Houseware Stores

Marshalls
TJ Maxx
Home Goods

Pharmacies

CVS Pharmacy
Rite Aid
Walgreens

Wine and beers

San Diego is worlwide famous for its 80 breweries. If you like beers, you have to enjoy a beer quest!
For those who like wines, here are some places where you can buy wines from all around the world.
Cheers!

Beers

If you want to know all about beers in san Diego, have a look at this website. This beer guide will give all the information you need on breweries, brewpubs, bars, stores, events and festivals
http://beeradvocate.com/place/city/28/

Wine Sellers

You can either find your wine in shops or via Internet. Here is a good website to buy wines online: http://www.wine-searcher.com/

Vintage Wines Limited

6904 Miramar Road
Suite 201 San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: (858) 549-2112
http://www.vintagewinessd.com/

 

San Diego Wine Co.

7080 Miramar Road, suite 100
San Diego, CA 92121
Phone: 858-586-Wine (9643)
http://sandiegowine.net/

 

The Wine Connexion

2720 Via De La Valle
Del Mar, CA 92014
Phone: 858.481.2904
http://www.flowerhill.com/

Bevmo

http://www.bevmo.com

Bird Rock Fine Wine

5687 La Jolla Boulevard
La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: 858-230-6956
http://www.birdrockfinewine.com/

Wine Time

7474 La Jolla Blvd
La Jolla, CA 92037
Phone: (858) 551-7565