Grocery Stores & Specialty Shops in the Glebe

October 13, 2022 | by glebeadmin

The Glebe is home to your fully stocked, get-anything-you-need-and-more, familiar grocery stores, but it’s also home to unique and family-run specialty stores where you can get that specific ingredient you can’t find anywhere else.

Take a trip through the stores with us and get inspired for your next shop, and your next meal!

Glebe Meat Market
869 Bank Street

This old-fashioned butcher shop is the perfect place to find all the ingredients you’ll need for a night in, a family gathering, or any holiday. For over 100 years, this family owned, and operated team has served Ottawa a broad array of fresh meats.

La Chingadera
740 Bank Street

One of Ottawa’s best Mexican markets, with fresh and canned authentic Mexican goods. Stop by the shop to peruse the aisles or order your ingredients online right to your door. Don’t forget to look through their wide variety of candies and snacks while you’re at it!

Loblaws
64 Isabella Street
A Canadian favourite, the Glebe is lucky to call Loblaws one of its merchants. While offering quality baked goods, and fresh produce, Loblaws is also a convenient health and wellness destination with in-store pharmacies and dieticians.

McKeen Metro
754 Bank Street

Since 1910, this family-owned business has provided the Glebe, and Ottawa, with fresh local ingredients as well as your mainstream favourites. Their family and team have been providing exceptional service and products for four generations.

Il Negozio Nicastro
792 Bank Street

This family run deli is a celebration of food and Italian culture while serving the Glebe fine cheeses, meats, and an espresso bar. They also make sandwiches and thier porchetta panini with a slice of tomato is a must-try. Come by to check out Salvatore Nicastro’s original ticket coming to Canada in 1959 on their menus!

Seoul Mart
22 Pretoria Avenue

A reliable grocery store for Korean food staples to cook your own recipes at home, and to get inspired on the dishes to come. It also has great grab & go options, including sweet & spicy chicken wings!

The Unrefined Olive
151A Second Avenue

For almost a decade, The Unrefined Olive has made the Glebe their home. Come immerse yourself in olive oil, balsamic vinegar, and local specialty food products. They offer their customers the finest and freshest olive oils with two seasons in both hemispheres.

Whole Foods
951 Bank Street
The Glebe is home to the only Whole Foods Market in Ottawa. Whole Foods provides natural and organic foods, with a commitment to sustainable agriculture. Not to mention, a terrific hot food bar!

The Glebe is here to tantalize your taste buds and bring out the inner chef in you! Perfect your classic dish or branch out into unchartered territory. The Glebe, and the grocery shops we are proud to have, are here to help. Happy cooking!