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Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable grocery stores in Raleigh, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you're on the hunt.
1. Jerusalem Bakery & Grocery
Topping the list is Jerusalem Bakery & Grocery. Located at 2233 Avent Ferry Road, Suite 105, the grocery store, bakery and imported food spot is the highest-rated affordable grocery store in Raleigh, boasting 4.5 stars out of 28 reviews on Yelp.
Yelper Norma G. wrote, “This grocery\bakery is wonderful. I came here after reading all the glowing Yelp reviews, and now it will be on my regular rotation...They have great prices on spices and a wide selection of European chocolate."
Yelper Marc B. noted, "One of the few well-stocked Middle Eastern grocery stores in Raleigh. They have a good selection of dry goods, and they make their own small-sized pita bread, and the zaatar and cheese pies are quite tasty."
2. Nur Mediterranean Deli & Market
Next up is Nur Mediterranean Deli & Market, situated at 2233 Avent Ferry Road, Suite 108. With four stars out of 57 reviews on Yelp, the grocery store and Mediterranean spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a low-priced option.
Yelp can offer more information about Nur Mediterranean Deli & Market.
"Nur Mediterranean Deli & Grocery was founded in 1980 by Mohamed Hady, who came from Egypt with a passion for good quality food," the business states in the history section of its Yelp profile.
As to what the business is known for, "We specialize in fresh and authentic Mediterranean food," it states on Yelp in the section explaining specialties. "We take pride in providing our customers with the best quality dishes at affordable prices. From our gyros to our falafel and hummus, we take food seriously and strive to provide to the best dining experience for our customers."
Falls of Neuse's member of the popular chain Lidl, located at 4308 Wake Forest Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive grocery store and shopping spot four stars out of 50 reviews.
We looked to Yelp for an overview of Lidl.
"Lidl has been providing high-quality groceries at low prices since 1973," the business notes in the history section of its Yelp profile. "Today, Lidl successfully operates about 10,800 stores across 29 countries. You will find a bakery, fresh produce, fresh meats, international foods, baby items, a wide selection of wines (at select locations) and everyday groceries."
4. Almadina Supermarket
Almadina Supermarket, a grocery store, meat shop and halal spot, is another budget-friendly go-to, with four stars out of 17 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1019 Method Road to see for yourself.
We turned to Yelp for an overview of Almadina Supermarket.
"Almadina Supermarket started out as a family-owned Mediterranean shop offering unique halal products to serve the community," the business says in the history section of its Yelp profile. "Almadina Supermarket now offers custom-cut halal meats, with authentic international products ranging from rich spices, authentic cheeses, to all kinds of pita breads."
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