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Russo's type market near Quincy??

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BellaBoston Jan 9, 2012 05:54 AM

Hi- I just moved to Quincy and would love to find something similar to Russo's in Watertown. (extensive produce selection, wholesale prices, etc) is there anything like that down here? THANKS!!

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    gourmaniac RE: BellaBoston Jan 9, 2012 07:31 AM

    I haven't found anything like Russo's elsewhere. That said, Milton Fruit Center does a nice job and might be what you are looking for.

    1. C. Hamster RE: BellaBoston Jan 9, 2012 07:40 AM

      There's nothing remotely like Russo's in or near Quincy.

      I agree that Milton Fruit Center is a nice store, but Russo's its not.

      That said, you should poke around at Kam Man, as its an interesting store

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        ix9 RE: BellaBoston Jan 9, 2012 07:44 AM

        get my produce at Shun Xing near Wollaston stop. there are several good Indian markets in South Q almost in braintree near the Filipino market and one south of Kam Man also. for more bewildering selections, hop on the T to Savin Hill or Fields Corner and try one of the large vietnamese supermarkets (it looks like a bigger Phu Cuong is opening across from Lucky soon, and Truong Thinh is a few blocks to the south), or to Broadway stop and walk to Mings or C-Mart or all the way to Haymarket on fri/sat

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          suzysue2 RE: BellaBoston Jan 9, 2012 09:32 AM

          Lambert's in Dorchester is worth checking out, but it is different than Russo's. The produce selection is not nearly as good, but they do have a butcher shop and fish market, their ground beef is particularly excellent.

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