ZERO WASTE GROCERY GUIDE: FLORIDA

Where to shop for bulk, package-free, zero waste foods in Florida: a state-by-state grocery store guide | Litterless

Brandon

-Chuck's Natural Fields Market: They offer bulk grains, flours, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, snacks, dried fruit, candies, trail mix, granola, herbs, spices and teas. You can also bring in your own containers for their juices, smoothies, and other prepared foods.

Cape Canaveral

-Sunseed Natural Foods Co-op: Choose bulk herbs, spices, teas, and a modest selection of other dry goods.

Jacksonville

-Lucky's: Grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, granola, coffee, and more.
-Native Sun: Bulk grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, and other dry goods.
-Southern Roots Filling Station: Bulk grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, herbs, spices, teas, and more. Per a reader submission, BYOC is encouraged.

Orlando

-Bulk Nation: According to a reader, you can bring your own containers to fill up at this spot. Find grains, beans, flours and baking supplies, nuts, seeds, candies, and more.
-Lucky's Market: You can buy package-free candies and sweets here.

Gainesville

-Earth Origins: They offer bulk flours and baking supplies, grains, beans, nuts, and some snacks. They also have herbs, spices, coffees, and teas, as well as bath salts and dried flours. You can also find the If You Care product line here.
-Lucky's: They have a huge bulk section including a variety of flours and baking supplies, grains, beans and legumes, nuts and seeds, soup mixes, granola, make-your-own-trail mix, snacks, candy, local honey, apple cider vinegar, and olive oil. They also have a small section of herbs and spices. Additionally, they also have a cafe where you can order a wine, beer, or coffee in a real glass container and drink while you shop. In-house bakery items like croissants and bagels can go in your own cloth bags. They have an extensive olive and salad bar that you can use your own containers for, as well.
-Ward’s Supermarket: A local Gainesville grocer that offers bulk staples like grains, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, granola, and snacks, plus a large herb, spice, and tea section with affordable options. They also offer bulk coffee! Ask a cashier to weigh your jars first, then dive in.

Lake City

-Bulk Nation: Bulk flours and baking supplies, grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, candies, cooking oils, and unpackaged bar soaps.

Miami

-Verde: This spot sells bulk grains, nuts, seeds, snacks, dried fruits, superfoods (maca, turmeric, spirulina, cacao, bee pollen, hemp seeds, and matcha powder), herbs, spices, teas, and coffees, as well as bulk nut butters, kombucha, oils and vinegars, local raw honey, and orange juice. Plus, they also sell bulk package-free dog treats, household cleaning supplies, body soaps and lotions, candles, and incense.

Palm Beach Gardens

-Earth Fare: This store has a good selection of bulk grains, beans, baking supplies, nuts, seeds, snacks, dried fruits, candies and sweets, herbs, spices, teas, coffees, and more, plus bulk nut butters, liquid sweeteners like maple and agave syrups, apple cider vinegar, tamari and soy sauce, and more.

Pensacola

-Ever'man Cooperative: Here you'll find a huge bulk dry wall that stocks beans, legumes, rice, grains, flours, nuts, seeds, snacks, granola, trail mix, sweets, candy, herbs, spices, and tea.

Sarasota

-Lucky's: Grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, granola, dried fruit, baking supplies, agave nectar, olive oil, liquid aminos, and more.

St. Petersburg

-Rollin' Oats Market: Buy bulk grains, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, snacks, dried fruit, and more.

Stuart

-JAR, The Zero Waste Shop: They have bulk dried goods (grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, baking supplies, chocolate chips, dried fruits), cooking/baking oils, along with tons of sustainably made cleaning products, body products, and household items, like soap nuts and Castile soap,.

Tallahassee

-Earth Fare: Offers bulk staples, like grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, granola, nut butters, and more.
-New Leaf Market: They have a great bulk selection, featuring many different varieties of grains, flours, beans, legumes, sweeteners, nuts, snacks, granola, trail mix, dried fruit, nut butter, honey, and Castile soap for your home and body. You can find a full list of their offerings here.

Tampa

-Abby's Health and Nutrition: Grains, beans, nuts, seeds, chocolate, snacks, dried fruit, herbs, spices, teas, and more.
-Bulk Nation: According to a reader, you can bring your own containers to fill up at this spot. Find grains, beans, flours and baking supplies, nuts, seeds, candies, and more.
-Rollin' Oats Market: Buy bulk grains, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, snacks, dried fruit, and more.
-Nutrition Smart: Grains, beans, nuts, seeds, granola, snacks, candy, dried fruit, herbs, spices, teas, coffee, and more.

Temple Terrace

-Chuck's Natural Fields Market: They offer bulk grains, flours, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, snacks, dried fruit, candies, trail mix, granola, herbs, spices and teas. You can also bring in your own containers for their juices, smoothies, and other prepared foods.

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