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Bailey's General Store

Closed Now: 07:00 - 21:00
Open today: 07:00 - 21:00
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I love the owners, but dislike the front end manager.

Their food, products, and workers are great. The front end manager (NOT the owners), however... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
anonymous8186
via mobile
Really Appreciate Quaiity of this Market!!

My wife and I have been visiting Sanibel for many years and have spent February’s on the island for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TwilaK_13
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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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2477 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-3230
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Their food, products, and workers are great. The front end manager (NOT the owners), however, changes her demeanor extensively when you get to know her and work under herauthority. I miss Bailey’s, but the front end manager dismissed me (with no written statement of termination...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been visiting Sanibel for many years and have spent February’s on the island for the last 7 years. We typically visit Bailey’s 3-4 times per week. After spending the last two weeks of January on Marco Island and the first...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great true treasure of Sanibel Island!! The employees there are terrific!!!! Super helpful, cheerful and well prepared to do their jobs!!! They are courteous and hardworking. We appreciate the helpfulness, selection and we are thankful for their presence!! Thank you, Baileys!!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bruceandmarys
Richard J, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Bruce and Mary, Thank you for your Five Star Review. We very much appreciate your recognition of our staff and the care that provide for our customers. They are one of our greatest assets. Sincerely, Richard Bailey's Family Owned and Operated Since 1899

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

5 star We love going into Baileys every time we are on the Island. Always find wonderful treasures there. Clean store and friendly staff

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chris C
Richard J, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Chris C, Thank you for your Five Star Review. We very much appreciate your recognition of our store, merchandise and our staff. Hurry Back, Richard Bailey's Four Generations Family Owned and Operated Since 1899

Reviewed 6 February 2019

Stopped in to buy some car supplies. Surprised that the hardware store is well-stocked. Wanted some cleaning products and noted that they stocked numerous options.More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank virtualJay
Richard J, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

VirtualJay, We are happy to hear that we were able to surprise you with our well-stocked Hardware Department. We trust you had an opportunity to visit our entire store to see our selection throughout Bailey's. Looking forward to your return. Bailey's Family Owned and Operated...More

Reviewed 24 January 2019

Bailey's is the best part of your Sanibel experience as a tourist or your go to as a local. Over the years Bailey's has truly stepped up their game and there is something for everyone! They have a great way of making you "feel at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

I am leaving Waterside tomorrow after a four night stay and Bailey’s has been wonderful. Delivery is prompt, food is really fresh and they call to verify exactly what you need if you submit an online order form (which I did). The prices were what...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Amykayh
Richard J, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Amykayh, Thank you for your Five Star Review. We are so glad to hear that your experience was everything you were expected and quite frankly deserve. We look forward to seeing you again relaxing on our beaches. Sincerely, Richard Bailey's Family Owned and Operated Since...More

Reviewed 21 January 2019

Bailey's is part of the Sanibel experience. They have everything to make your vacation better. Along with groceries, they have a wonderful deli with prepackaged meals and sandwiches and they will make up a meal for you from their choices of ready to go items....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

A little high in price, but worth it for convenience. We were making a quick stop for drinks and snacks.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank susan s
Reviewed 4 January 2019

Bailey's is one of two grocery stores on Sanibel Island. Great store with almost everything you could want/need while staying on the island. Other half of Bailey's is a hardware store. Good bakery. Prices are okay - no sales but not exorbitant, other.More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Richard J, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

West2926, Thank you for your Five Star Review. As the oldest Grocery Store in the state of Florida, we work at making sure that our product selection keeps up with our customers. Over the last 119 years, this has changed considerably. We do run a...More

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Nancy A
17 November 2015|
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Response from 2477Periwinkle | Property representative |
Nancy, From the West Wind Inn you will turn right onto West Gulf Drive, at Tarpon Bay Road turn Left. Bailey's will be on your right as you approach Periwinkle Way. See you soon, Mead and Richard
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ProfLayton
9 March 2015|
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Response from 2477Periwinkle | Property representative |
ProfLayton, We are a full service store here on Sanibel Island with delivery services to Sanibel and Captiva Islands. We have a great working relationship with all of the Hotels and Rental Companies to have your groceries... More
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