Best Gourmet and Specialty Food Markets in Greenville, DE

While some homebuyers have to sacrifice nearby amenities in order to find their dream home, you’ll quickly discover that things are different here in the cozy community of Greenville, Delaware. With plenty of culinary amenities within walking distance or just a short drive away, including high-end specialty food markets, Greenville is a true foodie haven. Whether you’re looking for freshly caught lobster or a chef-prepared, ready-to-heat quiche Lorraine, you won’t have to go far from home.

Janssen’s Market

You’ll find Janssen’s Market located on the Kennett Pike in Greenville. It’s a family business, having been passed down through three generations since 1952. Janssen’s is known for fine gourmet foods, including a broad variety of gluten-free, vegan, and organic foods to please every palette. They also offer everyday essentials, making it the perfect stop to do a routine stock-up or shop for special items for a dinner party. The butcher is a wonderful source of advice on preparing the finest cuts of meat, and their bakery can’t be beat.

Be sure to stop by the J’s Café before you leave. Open for breakfast and lunch, the coffee bar is the perfect place to refuel for your busy day. They also offer delectable specials every day, such as grilled paninis, plexus sandwiches, pizzas, and even fresh, house-made sushi.

The Market at Coverdale Farm Preserve

The Coverdale Farm Preserve sprawls out over 377 acres of rolling countryside, including both natural and farmed lands. The farm is committed to using regenerative agriculture to preserve the land’s vitality for future generations. They avoid the use of synthetic chemicals, promote biodiversity, and prioritize the preservation of healthy soil. Starting in April each year, you can visit The Market at Coverdale to enjoy locally grown and raised foods.

Buying local supports nearby producers and promotes environmental responsibility; plus, local food just tastes better thanks to its unbeatable freshness. You’ll find all of the following at The Market at Coverdale, plus much more:

  • Fresh veggies and fruits
  • Pastured eggs
  • Cheeses
  • Breads
  • Honey
  • Flowers and herbs (both cut and live plants for your garden available)

Wegmans – First Store in Delaware

Not many grocery store chains can claim to be upscale, but Wegmans certainly fits the bill. This high-end supermarket is set to open its first location in Delaware in October, right in the Barley Mill Plaza in Greenville. Now, lucky residents of the new construction, master-planned community of The Townes at Barley Mill can easily access Wegmans’ vast selection of gourmet goods.

The first Wegmans in Delaware will feature the look and ambiance of a European open-air market, and it will offer a wide array of organic foods, plus prepared food options that are delicious enough to make most upscale restaurants jealous.

Ready to tour luxury town houses in Greenville, DE?

When you’re ready to take advantage of all that this beautiful town has to offer, it’s time to explore the new construction townhomes near Wegmans in Greenville, DE. Montchanin Builders proudly presents one of our newest master-planned communities, The Townes at Barley Mill. With just 33 exquisitely crafted townhomes, this exclusive, active adult community sets a new standard in luxurious living. Personalization options are available, including private elevators. Call Montchanin Builders today to schedule a viewing of our luxury town houses in Greenville, DE.