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please recommend grocery stores in Madera

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please recommend grocery stores in Madera

Will be stpping in Madera for groceries before heading into the south entrance of Yosemite. Is this town a good one for groceries? We will be coming from Monterey. Thanks

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1. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

Madera is a small farming town. I suggest picking up groceries in Fresno instead. You should be able to find a grocery store on Shaw Ave. Ask in the Fresno forum.

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2. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

Oakhurst is right on Hwy 41 and has two big grocery stores. They're both accessed by turning left at Hwy 49 just as you enter town (traffic light.) I prefer Von's on the left but my brother prefers Raley's on the right. Either one is a good choice.

From Oakhurst, it's less than 30 minutes to the South Entrance.

Also, I suggest you use the Hwy 145 cut off from Hwy 99 at Madera over to Hwy 41. If you don't need to go into Fresno, this is an easier & shorter drive.

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3. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

I'd stop at Raley's in Oakhurst, it is right off the 41 at the 49.

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4. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

Thanks so much. I was in Von's in Oxnard today and was pretty impressed with this store. We have decided to go for Von's in Oakhurst.

Fresno is too far south and out of the way for us since we are coming from Carmel.

Thanks again!

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5. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

If you don't already have a "Club Card", be sure to ask for one. You can use it for a discount on gasoline as well.

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6. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

Thanks for that tip. We did get a club card when we were at Vons yesterday here in Oxnard.

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7. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

If in Madera, I think Pak N Save is a good place?

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8. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

There is also a Save Mart in Madera. It's a little higher end than Pak'N'Save.

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9. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

em-T-sails was in California in June 2011. I think she's done shopping.

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10. Re: please recommend grocery stores in Madera

Might be helpful to others coming to the area?

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