Shopping

Grocery Shopping

There is a wide variety of grocery shopping near the Columbia Campus (check out the list below — but make sure they’re still open before making the trip), in addition to several decent grocery delivery options:

Local to CBS / UWS (supermarkets)

  • Apple Tree – 1225 Amsterdam Avenue at 120th Street
  • Citarella’s – Broadway and 75th Street
  • C-Town – 125th Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue
  • West Side Market – Broadway and 110th Street
  • D’Agostino – Broadway and 110th Street
  • Fairway – 131st Street and 12th Ave. by the Hudson River; also Broadway and West 74th Street
  • Met Foodmarket – 1316 Amsterdam Avenue between 123-124th Street
  • Morton Williams – Broadway and West 115th Street
  • Trader Joes – Broadway and West 72nd Street
  • Zabar’s – Broadway and 80th Street

Specialty / Ethnic Foods
You can find foods from all over the world in NYC. Here is a very short list:

  • All ethnic foods: Soho Provisions at 518 Broadway
  • Asian foodstuffs: Asia Market at 71½ Mulberry Street
  • British food items: Tea & Sympathy, 108 Greenwich Avenue
  • Chinese: Chinese American Trading Company at 91 Mulberry Street
  • Chinese Bakery: Fung Wong Bakery at 30 Mott Street
  • German specialties: Schaller & Weber at 1654 Second Avenue
  • Greek specialties: Likitsakos at 1174 Lexington Avenue between 80-81st Streets
  • Indian and Middle Eastern Spices: K. Kalustyan at 123 Lexington Avenue, 28-29th Street.
  • Foods of India at 121 Lexington Avenue
  • Italian specialty foods: Melampo at 105 Sullivan Street between Spring and Prince Streets
  • Israeli food: Hummus Place, 305 Amsterdam Avenue between 74th and 75th Streets
  • Raffetto’s Corporation at 144 West Houston Street between Sullivan and MacDougal Streets
  • Japanese foods at Katagiri & Company at 224 East 59th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues
  • Japanese products at Yohan Plaza – 595 River Road, Edgewater, New Jersey, 201 941-9133. Special shuttle leaves from Port Authority Bus Terminal platform 51 every hour
  • Korean: Han Arum at 25 West 32nd Street
  • Polish specialties: East Village Meat Market at 139 Second Avenue
  • Vietnamese specialties: Thuan-Nguyen Market at 84 Mulberry Street
  • West African specialties: West African Grocery at 535 Ninth Avenue

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