David Stone

“Changes everything” gets tossed around too freely, but it’s hard to overestimate the radical revolution in grocery shopping coming to Roosevelt Island. A buzz is on the street. This — Foodtown’s arrival — is what we’ve been waiting for.

New, lower prices, special deals, features arrive at 686 Main Street on Friday, February 7th, 2020
New, lower prices, special deals, features arrive at 686 Main Street on Friday, February 7th, 2020

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Every town craves the ease of a community-oriented grocery store where good prices, fresh products and variety make shopping easier. Roosevelt Island is no exception, but we’ve waited too long.

Now, starting Friday, February 7th, 2020, a long held dream comes true when Foodtown goes live. 

Roosevelt Island Foodtown wants to become a valuable member of the community…

And the popular cooperative market gets its chance to show that it means what it says.

Beyond the basics, Foodtown brings more to the table.

Yes, Roosevelt Island Foodtown changes everything. Be there for the ribbon-cutting at noon on Friday, February 7th, and stick around to meet Registered Dietician Jacqueline Gomes until 3:00.