Find the grocery store that's right for you at the beach.

Myrtle Beach Grocery Store Guide

By MyrtleBeach.com
June 13, 2017

 

Thrifty vacationers know that one of the best ways to save money on your trip is to buy and prepare food instead of dining out for every meal. As the Myrtle Beach area continues to grow, a variety of popular grocery stores have popped up in the area. From the no-frills bargain shopping at Aldi to the high-end organic selection at The Fresh Market, there is a store for every taste and budget. Here are some of our favorites! 

Grocery Delivery

Simply Groceries

Simply Groceries

Delivery available throughout the Grand Strand

If you don’t want to waste one minute of precious vacation time at the grocery store, check out Simply Groceries! You shop online and they deliver your food directly to your vacation rental. No driving, no shopping, no lines! Let these extremely friendly and helpful professionals get your vacation off to the right start. 

Budget Grocery

Aldi

Aldi

Locations in: North Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach

New to the Myrtle Beach market in 2017, Aldi is a bargain shopper’s paradise. Don’t expect frills — you rent a cart for $.25 and bring your own bags — but you can count on low prices on quality store brands. Visit Aldi locations on the south end near Surfside Beach and in North Myrtle Beach. 

 

 

Delivery: No | Pharmacy: No | Ready-to-Eat Meals: No | Loyalty Card: No

 

Locals Tip: Bring your own bags and a quarter for cart rental

Walmart Neighborhood Market

Walmart Neighborhood Market

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, Garden City Beach

Not your typical Walmart Supercenter, the Neighborhood Market focuses on groceries. Prices are competitive, and shoppers don’t need loyalty cards to see savings. Neighborhood Markets have popped up all around the Grand Strand with locations in Surfside Beach, Garden City Beach and Myrtle Beach. 

 

 

Delivery: No | Pharmacy: Yes | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: No

Middle Ground

Food Lion

Food Lion

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, North Myrtle Beach

With many locations throughout the Grand Strand, Food Lion is a N.C.-based grocery store chain. Shoppers maximize savings with an MVP card and by checking out weekly specials. Locations are available throughout the Grand Strand. 

 

 

Online Ordering: No | Delivery: No | Pharmacy: Yes | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: Yes

Bi-Lo

Bi-Lo

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Garden City Beach

Located throughout the Carolinas and Georgia, Bi-Lo stores offer weekly specials and loyalty-card discounts. A salad bar and sushi are available in-store at many locations. Bi-Lo at the Beach stores even offer some beach necessities like beach chairs and towels for one-stop shopping. 

 

 

Online Ordering: No | Delivery: No | Pharmacy: Yes | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: Yes

Kroger

Kroger

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Garden City Beach

Visitors from all over the United States are likely familiar with the Kroger brand, as it is the largest supermarket chain in the country. The Myrtle Beach area stores offer all the perks Kroger shoppers would expect, including weekly deals and Kroger loyalty discounts. Locations are in Garden City, Myrtle Beach, Carolina Forest and North Myrtle Beach.  

 

Online Ordering: No | Delivery: No | Pharmacy: Yes | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: Yes

Upscale

Lowes Foods

Lowes Foods

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, Carolina Forest, Murrells Inlet, Surfside Beach

This N.C.-based grocery chain offers unique perks, including craft beer and wine available while you shop. Salad bar, sushi and prepared foods are available at Lowes Foods location. Online shopping through Lowes Foods to Go is also available with options to pick up groceries or have them delivered. Loyalty cards include discounts on gas as well as on grocery items. 

 

 

Online Ordering: Yes | Delivery: Yes | Pharmacy: No | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: Yes

 

Locals Tip: Enjoy a cold beer or glass of wine while you shop!

Publix

Publix

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Carolina Forest, Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island

A relative newcomer to the Myrtle Beach market, Publix offers a full-service deli with fresh-made sandwiches as well as in-store cooking demonstrations with recipe cards, sushi bar and prepared foods. Loyalty cards are not needed to receive sale pricing on grocery items. 

Online Ordering: Limited | Delivery: No | Pharmacy: Yes | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: No

 

Locals Tip: The made-to-order subs are great for a beach snack! 

The Fresh Market

The Fresh Market

Locations in: Myrtle Beach, Pawleys Island

With two locations on the Grand Strand, The Fresh Market offers high-quality and hard-to-find produce as well as an extensive meat department and gourmet prepared foods. Weekly specials as well as the Little Big Meal offer savings to guests. 

 

Online Ordering: No | Delivery: No | Pharmacy: No | Ready-to-Eat Meals: Yes | Loyalty Card: No

 

Locals Tip: Try a freshly toasted panini at the deli and always check out the Little Big Meal special