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28 Feb 2020
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When you’re heading to your home away from home, it’s important to know where to go for the essentials. Whether you’ll be cooking, need snacks for the slopes or emergency toiletries that didn’t make it in your bag, it’s comforting to know what's close. Here are some of our favorite grocery stores around North Lake Tahoe to help make your stay comfortable.


11290 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161 | 850 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145

Safeway is one of the largest grocers in town, offering out-of-towners a sense of comfort. Since there’s a Safeway in every city, shoppers know what to expect from this retail chain- good deals, fresh produce and awesome savings. Pro tip: You can imagine how insanely busy those lines can be on weekends and holidays. Try hitting the store during the week or early in the mornings, if you can.

New Moon Natural Foods

11357 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee, CA 96161

According to one Yelp user, this local joint is “not only a gem of a health food store but has also potential for high end socializing and encounters.” Whatever that means, this store is great for many reasons. New Moon is a health fanatic’s dream and includes products for all diets and food sensitivities. 

Alice’s Mountain Market

1850 Village South Rd Suite 47, Olympic Valley, CA 96146

When in the mountains, have fun shopping at a family owned gourmet general store. With over 45 years in the industry, this lovely shop has a wide variety of products for your Tahoe vacation. Anything from organic produce to snow chains, this market has everything you need to make your stay in the mountains perfect. 

West Shore Market

1780 W Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145

West Shore Market is another great option for local, sustainable and organic foods. Besides, their website states, "We only sell wine we love," so obviously they know what they're doing.

Whatever your shopping needs, we promise you won’t run out of options during your visit here. Make yourself truly at home in our vacation rentals. Explore our wide array of North Lake Tahoe cabins, vacation homes, and condos perfect for every size and any type of group, located from Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley to Tahoe City and the West Shore. We have rentals with kitchens, BBQ access and more, so you can make your vacation your own.