Gourmet Grocery - 2012 Winners

Published Apr 10, 2012

What's your choice for hard to find specialty cheeses, meats, and spices?

2012 Winner

1. Mollie Stone's

Voters Love

"Mollie Stone's has all of the basic grocery items along with many high end products. When I shop there it feels like a..." 

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2435 California St San Francisco CA 94115
2012 Runner-Up

2. Bi-Rite Market

Voters Love

"I am an admitted ice cream snob and I've been to many of the great ice cream spots in the country. Bi-Rite is as good as ice..." 

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3639 18th Street San Francisco CA 94110
2012 Finalist

3. Rainbow Grocery

Voters Love

"The best place for organic produce like six varieties of heirloom tomatoes and dry farmed as well not to mention fresh..." 

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1745 Folsom St San Francisco CA 94103
2012 Finalist

4. Berkeley Bowl

Voters Love

"I love this place, except for the parking. They have, by far, the best produce section of any store I've ever seen. Take..." 

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2020 Oregon St Berkeley CA 94703
2012 Finalist

5. Oakville Grocery

Voters Love

"Amazing food, luckily - Representing Napa - Even though they are renovating, the charm will remain."  via Christina W.

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7856 St Helena Hwy Napa CA 94558
2012 Finalist

5. Berkeley Bowl West

Voters Love

"Bigger than the original location, with heaps more parking, and a cafe stocked with all the best ready-to-go products they..."  via Lindsey S.

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920 Heinz Ave Berkeley CA 94710
Contest Overview
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  • 172

The 2012 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 72,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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