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Mar 30, 2008 03:48 AM

Trader Joe's or Stew Leonard's?

I'm going to be driving back from the Berkshires to Queens.. We'll do a grocery run since we'll have a rental car and we can either swing by TJ's or Stew's. Which grocery store has better quality meat, organic products, produce? Please help! Thanks!

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  1. They are both good for different things.

    Stew's is good for most fresh products (meats, vegetables, fruits, dairy, & baked goods) & Trader's has excellent pre-packaged foods of all kinds - they are both great places to visit but really for different items all-together.

    In my opinion if you are looking for meat, organic products, and produce - Stew's might be a better choice - you can find those types of items at Trader's but you would have a much bigger choice at Stew's.

        1. I like Trader Joe's, but it (well, the Scarsdale one anyway) has a really limited selection of produce and meat. Stew's is more of an ordeal, but they have a much larger selection. So, Stew's!

          1. As everyone else said, if you are looking to do grocery shopping, definitely Stew's. I like TJ's but to me it's more like a supplement to Stew's or a bigger grocery store, not for major shopping.