Looking to try the top inexpensive grocery stores around?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable grocery stores in Portland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.
1. Micucci Grocery
Topping the list is Micucci Grocery. Located at 45 India St., the grocery store, which offers pizza, beer and more, is the highest-rated budget-friendly grocery store in Portland, boasting 4.5 stars out of 148 reviews on Yelp.
2. Veranda Asian Market
Next up is Ocean Avenue's Veranda Asian Market, situated at 695 Forest Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 36 reviews on Yelp, the grocery store, Vietnamese and Thai spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a low-priced option.
This grocery store comes from the owners behind Veranda Thai Cuisine and Veranda Noodle Bar, according to the Bangor Daily News. On the shelves, look for a variety of hard-to-find Southeast Asian products like Thai basil and blue marlin seafood.
3. Hong Kong Market
Valley Street's Hong Kong Market, located at 945 Congress St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the affordable grocery and convenience store four stars out of 17 reviews.
This Asian market offers produce, seafood and housewares like décor and plants.