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Groceries near 4th and Market?

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Xaga Jun 21, 2010 06:48 PM

As I go to the muni station, I always see bunches of people (mostly asians) with groceries in red plastic bags with thank you on the bag. Not being a native, I have no idea where they come from and haven't had a chance to track it to the source. Also, I just haven't had the chance to grab someone and ask them. I was wondering if perhaps someone knows what I'm talking about and what grocery store (seems like an asian grocery store) these people are all coming from.

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  1. PegS RE: Xaga Jun 21, 2010 07:43 PM

    They're coming from Chinatown. And they're probably getting off from the 30 Stockton bus.

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      waldrons RE: Xaga Jun 21, 2010 07:55 PM

      Peg is right. The only grocery stores near 4th and Market are the upscale Bristol Farms in the Westfield SF Center, or little Mom & Pop bodegas in the Tenderloin (or Whole Foods at 4th and Harrison).

      Those red/pink bags are ubiquitous in Chinatown... most stores use them.

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