Corner, Cellar & Neighborhood Grocery Stores

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Ackie's 8th Street
Aiken’s Grocery 303 Del Circle
Al’s Market 1222 N. Heald Street
Albert’s Groceries 705 S. Union Street
Alessandrini's 500 Lincoln Street YES
Amato, John 500 N. Lincoln Street YES
Anderesani, Mary Market 1801 W. 6th Street, 701 Concord Avenue YES
Anderson’s Food Market 701 Concord Avenue YES
Andreoli's Conrad & Harrison Streets
Angelo, Anthony 101 Ogle Avenue YES
Annine Water Ice 603 Lincoln Street YES
Arder Sub Shop Marsh & Harvey Roads YES
Aschenbach's 600 W. 26th Street - Closed Jan. 1946 YES
Avenue Food Market 301 Maryland Avenue
Babiarz, Boleslaw F. 640 Pine Street
Babiarz's, Bill "Bill's Market" 10th & Pine Streets
Babiarz, Joseph 242 Lombard Street YES
Baldwin’s Market 1 W. Main Street Newark
Baldwin, Evelyn 4011 N. Market Street
Balick, Louis 1722 Scott Street
Bank's Grocery Store 2nd & Monroe Streets
Barczewski’s Market 1217 (Upper) Oak Street YES
Barilo, Mary 656 E. 17th Street
Barshay's Fine Foods 3037 Market Street YES
Barsky, Isaac I 1100 N Heald Street, 8th and Monroe Streets
Bart’s 8th and Monroe Streets
Bartkowski, Leonard S 501 S VanBuren Street YES
Basin Road Market Basin Road
Battaglio, Anna 80 E 22nd Street
Battaglio, Dominick B 401 W. 2nd Street
Berlin, Samuel, Grocery 700 Jackson Street YES
Berlin's Grocery 921 W 7th Street
Now I-95
Best Foods Market 227 W 8th Street YES
Bianco, John D 828 N. duPont Street YES
Biesinger's Grocery 1600 Philadelphia Pike & Holly Oak Road, First owned by Joseph Talley in 1875. Over the years, other owners operated the store until Frank Biesinger bought it in 1926. The store closed in 1971. YES
Bill's Market New Castle Avenue
Bill's Market 7000 Governor Printz Blvd
Bilinski, Wm 200 S Heald Street
Blatt's Grocery 1201 N. Heald Street YES
Bloch, Jos 101 Cedar Street
Blums Market 600 block Union Street
Bove Gracery 521 Rodman Street YES
Bob’s Market 1300 Walnut Street
Boobie's Corner Store 8th & Scott Streets YES
Brandywine Food market 2600 Tatnall Street YES
Broadway Food market 1519 W 4th Street
Brodsky Food Market 1519 W 4th Street
Bronfin, Jacob 219 W 3rd Street
Bubble’s Combination Store 860 Spruce Street
Bucci, Steve 420 W. 5th Street
Buckenheu’s Market 1023 W. 5th Street YES
Buda, Jos M 1224 Beech Street
Budget Super Food Market, Inc 504 King Street
Burris, Leon Blackbird
Chabie's Market 1700 block Woodlawn Avenue
Charlie's Little Store Becker Avenue, Lyndalia/Woodcrest
Charlie's Market 10th & DuPont Streets
Chick’s Market 601 N. Rodney Street
Chocolate Shop, The 9th & Madison Streets
Cicatelli's 7th & Bancroft Pkwy YES
Cohen, Sam 317 E. 7th Street
Cohen’s Groceries 318 E. 9th Street
Cohen's Groceries 7th & Springer Streets YES
Concord Food Market 3701 Concord Pike
Convenient Market 1711 Woodlawn Avenue
Cook, William 1501½ Main Street, Newark
Cooper’s Grocery 1023 E. 13th Street YES
Crisconi's Grocery Store 7th & Lincoln Streets
Czarnecki Confectioner 1239 Chestnut Street YES
D & R Market, Inc. 227 Maryland Avenue
D'Amico Butcher 415 Lincoln Street YES
Dauatel’s 403 Madison Street
DeAscanis, Benjamin 406 Lincoln Street
DiCamillo Tailor 201 Franklin Street YES
Dottie's 207 Pennsylvania Avenue (& Claymont Street) YES
Duffy's Market 1834 Lovering Avenue YES
Ears' Corner Store Scott Street
Eddie's Market, Babiarz, Edward J 700 E. 22nd Street YES
Emmett, Jacob 1330 Walnut Street
Even's Varity Store 1840 5th Street YES
Ezrailson's Grocery Store Front & Franklin Streets
Forman’s Groceries 417 W. 5th Street
Franklin Meat Market 121 Franklin Street YES
Gasser’s Market 3400 N. Washington Street YES
Gilmer’s Grocery Store 426 E. 4th Street
Ginns, Morris 1145 E. 13th Street
Glick, Albert 630 E. 6th Street
Gormley, M C Lancaster Pike
Gozdicki Grocery 216 Franklin Street YES
Greenberg's Monroe Street & Lancaster Avenue
Grodzicki, W J 101 S. Jackson Street YES
Grodzicki, John 719 Spruce Street
Grossman, Martin 201 Jefferson Street
H & B Market 530 Jefferson Street
Haggerty's Clayton Street
Hannah's Cellar Store 1401 Lancaster Avenue YES
Harrison Market 2nd & Harrison Streets
Henry's Market Elm & Harrison Streets
Hinber, Charles 600 Spruce Avenue
Hirsh, Isadore 541 E. 12th Street
Horisk’s, Inc. 1831 Delaware Avenue
Horowitz, Samuel 4th & Harrison Street
Ioannoni, Michael 127 W. 9th Street
Izzy's Grocery Store 9th & Spruce Streets
J & P Market 3001 Madison Street
J & S Market 1900 Scott Street YES
Jack’s Market 602 N. Union Street
Jackson Brothers Lovering Avenue & Jackson Street
Jackson, John H 1000 Newport Gap Pike
Jarome's 5th & Market Streets and 7th & King Streets
Jay's 300 block Market Street
Jean’s Market 313 E. 8th Street
Jeremiah's Philadelphia Pike
Jimmy John's 5th & King Streets
Jimmie's Market 313 E. 8th Street
John's West End Soda Shop 27th & West Streets
Johnny's Food Market 1200 Maryland Avenue YES
Kaminski's Grocery Store 300 Cedar Street YES
Karpel’s Market 304 E. 4th Street
Karschner Grocery 1301 Linden Street YES
Kaufman’s 2700 Lancaster Avenue
Kelly's Cellar Store 2107 W. 6th Street YES
Koston's Market 601 S Van Buren Street YES
Kozlowski, Frank 1001 E. 8th Street
Kozy Corner 426 Delaware Avenue, later at 906 Union Street. YES
Lancaster Court Market 3800 Lancaster Pike
Langford's Grocery Store Unit block Van Buren Street
Lank’s Food Market 3800 Lancaster Pike
Lanks Concord Avenue & Broom Street
Laskin, Sam 5th & Harrison Streets
Lee’s Market 727 Bennett Street
Levenbergs Barber & Beauty Shop 300 N. Franklin Street YES
Liszkiewicz, John & Son 1301 Chestnut Street YES
Lou's Shoe Repair 4th & Franklin Streets
Lubliner’s Grocery 600 W. 3rd Street
Madison Market 700 W. 9th Street
Mae' & Bud's Sub Shop 401 8th Avenue YES
Mahan, Harry 1111 Wilmington Road
Maichle, Madeline 17 W. 27th Street YES
Maiorano, Frank 1110 Newport Gap Pike
Majestic Food Market 2001 Market Street
Marshallton Food Market Capitol Trail & Highland Avenue
Martone, Angelo 1927 W. 4th Street
Matson Run Candy Store
Maxie's Grocery Store 2nd & King Streets
Maxizine Grocery
Mazzarelli Shoe Repair 625 Lincoln Street YES
McMillan's, William 22 West 23rd Street
William McMillan bought the store from Carl Neugebauer in 1944.
McMillan got his broker’s license in 1960 and converted his old store into his real estate office.
Meltz's Grocery Read & Jackson Streets
Michael’s Fruit Market 222 Main Street
Middletown Food Market 100 E Main Street
Mieczkowski Grocery 100 Stroud Street YES
Miller’s Market Old Capitol Trail
Mom & Pops Madison Street
Montgomery's Cellar Store 2105 W. 5th Street
See Kelly's Cellar Store
Morry’s Superette 32nd & Monro Streets
Mt. Pleasant Food Market 722 Philadelphia Pike
N P Store 7th & Pine Streets
Neugebauer's 22nd & Tatnell Streets
Neumann’s Delicatessen 1325 Washington Street
New Castle Farmer’s Grocery Outlet Hare’s Corner
Nick's Sub Shop Lincoln Street & Lovering Avenue
Nord, Alfred 809 W. 10th Street
Noznisky's Grocery 800 N. Lombard Street YES
Palmer, John W Market 918 N. Clayton Street
Palmers Market Foulk & Naamans Roads, before the Acme was built
Pandolfi’s Food Market 201 N. Rodney Street
Pantano, Joseph P 104 S. Union Street
Pantanos Scott Street
Papa Joe's (Pulgini's) Market 6th & Rodman Streets (Goat City)
Papa’s Food Market 1910 W. 6th Street
Park Market Inc 111 Maryland Avenue
Parkinson's Market 2001-03 Delaware Avenue (1917-1954)
Formerly, Cleaver's Confectionery Store
Later, LeCompte Electrical
Lincoln Camera
Vogue Cleaners
Patsy's Van Buren Street
Paul’s Market 2400 Lamotte Street
Pellerzi, Thomas The Cedars
Penn Super Market 210 Delaware Avenue
Penny Hill Delicatessen 300 Philadelphia Pike
Penny Pincher's Linden & Van Buren Streets
Peoples Little Budget Market Orange Street near Brown Voc. School
Peter's (Carucci) 417 N. Lincoln Streets YES
Peter Pops (Pappas) 6th & Lincoln Streets
Petruccelli & Sons 637 W. 3rd Street
Petrucci’s Market 113 N. Lincoln Street YES
Phil’s Market Phillip & Junction Streets
Philadelphia Grocery Store 1841 W. 6th Street
Phils Market 2nd & Franklin Streets
Pini's Lincoln & Gilpin Streets
Platt Brothers 124 Delaware Avenue
Pleasantville Market Hare’s Corner
Poppiti’s Market 1800 W. 3rd Stree
Potocki's Market 221 S. Franklin Street YES
Potsie's 29th & Tatnall Streets
Prouds, Joe Candy Store 40 Acres
Pullella's Grocery Store 8th & Lincoln Streets
R & W Market 22nd & Jessup Streets
Redlus, Jacob 859 Church Stree
Reed's Market 701 Concord Avenue
Regina's Canby Park
Renzi Grocery 2401 W. 6th Street YES
Riccio, J Food Market 1301 W. 4th Street
Riccio's Food Market 6th & Lincoln Streets
Robert’s Market 901 Lombard Street
Roberts, Earl A Mt. Pleasant
Rockford Market 43 Rockford Road
Rodney Market 1417 Maple Street
Rodney Superette 1119 S. Rodney Street
Rogasky, Charles B 300 E. 11th Street
Rosbrow's Newsstand 6th & Union Streets YES
Rosen, Ben 313 E. 13th Street
Rosie's 4th & Franklin Streets
Ross Bros Food Market 303 W. 12th Street
Russ' Market 1035 W. Front Street
S & J Market 736 Vandever Avenue
Salzer’s Kosher Delicatessen 301 W. 29th Street
Sandals Candy Store 7th & Woodlawn Avenue (across the street from a lot that was vacant for years)
Santillo Market 5th & Scott Streets
Schwartz's Store Brandywine Blvd.
Shirley's Candy Store Rodman Street
Shivone's Fairfax Shopping Center
Szat's/Shotz (John F. Szatkowski's) Dry Goods & Notions 300 S. Jackson Street
Silver, Abe 1619½ Claymont Street
Silver's Grocery Store Claymont Street
Skinners Market 4th Street & Bancroft Pkwy.
Snowball Store Union Street down from Frankies Sub shop
Solan's Market 2200 Pine Street
Stafford’s Silverbrook Mart S. Olge Avenue
Steckler, Moe 206 Poplar Street
Steimle, Charles A 528 N. Franklin Street
Stellini & Sons Market 201 N. Jackson Street
Stephens, O W 7th & Spruce Streets
Stewart, Olga 219 West Street
Stuart’s Market Ginns Corner
Sullivans Meat Market 2nd & Madison Streets
Swan, Robert D Port Penn
Swinger's Market 10th & French Streets
Sylvester, Frank 19 W. Main Street
T. Sikorski Groceries & Meats 501 S. Harrison Street
Tacik, Joseph L 114 Stroud Street
Tappman, Harry 1305 Orange Street
Todd, Charles 104 E. Lockwood
Tomczyk's Dry Goods & Notions 300 S. Jackson Street YES
Toner's Van Buren Street
Tony’s Market 1239 Linden Street
Tony's Groceries Pleasantville
Uncle Milty's Haines Avenue between Blue Rock & Chestnut
Valentino’s Market 823 King St.
Van Buren Food Market 7th & Van Buren Streets
Vaughan & Smitty’s Market 101 S. Cleveland Avenue
Walbert’s Service 3714 Philadelphia Pike
Walls, M E New Castle Avenue& Center Street
Walters Self Service Market 623 Maryland Avenue
Waxman, Louis Mrs Lancaster Avenue & duPont Streets
Webb’s Market Clinton
Webber’s Market 1716 Gilpin Drive
Weiner’s Market 2000 Jefferson Street
Weinsteins Store Woodlawn Avenue
Weinstock's Grocery Store The Cedars, Newport Gap Pike & Milltown Road
Wilkinsons Market New London Avenue
Wilson, Louis B Elkton Road
Wilson’s Fairlawn Market 6th & Hillview Avenue
Winners Grocery, Bernice New Road, Elsmere
Wisniewski, John S 308 Hazeldel Avenue
Wojdak, Henry Millcreek
Wolhar's Grocery Store Pennsylvania Avenue& Scott Street
Y & M Groceries 308 E. 8th Street
Yetter’s Philadelphia Pike YES
Zucker, Bert 2nd & Adams Streets (836 W. 2nd Street)

Created: February 20, 2018
Revised: June 25, 2021