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Stringtown Grocery

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Amish grocery stores

Amish grocery stores are unique and you need to visit one if you haven't. This one was quite large... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LittlePaint
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Stringtown Grocery is a fun stop. They have an amazing variety of bulk groceries of all times... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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2208 540th St SW, Kalona, IA 52247-9178
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amish grocery stores are unique and you need to visit one if you haven't. This one was quite large and had a lot of cheeses and produce as well as bulk foods and Amish preserves.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stringtown Grocery is a fun stop. They have an amazing variety of bulk groceries of all times, bulk candy and great vegetables and cheese. They also have good bakery items. Fun place to visit!

Thank 61barbarat
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I love to shop here for cheap spices! I specifically love to get dried onion flakes and taco seasoning. I also stock up on wheat flour and wheat pastry flour. I enjoy the experience of seeing the Amish gardens, clotheslines, and buggies nearby.

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

This was a great stop on our trip. So many great deals on bulk items and bakery goods. We all went away with several wonderful items. From fruit, veggies, meats, nuts, go here

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Lots of variety here. From homemade noodles and pasta to every kind of spice, this is our go-to place. Couldn’t find cinnamon chips anywhere else but found them here. Fresh Missouri peaches (in-season) by the lug. Numerous other fruits, too. All at reasonable prices. Bring...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to stock up on bulk herbs and spices for pennies on the dollar compared to full jars in other stores. There is tremendous variety, Including hard to find items. They also have ground grains, flours, soup starter mixes and custom...More

1  Thank egall467
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I have always wanted to get to one of the bulk grocery stores and this one was fun. Friendly help and plenty of choices!

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 4 January 2018

About three miles north a Kalona, just east of the Kalona Dairy, is the Stringtown Grocery. Operated by members of the Amish/Mennonite religious community, the grocery offers bulk foods at reasonable prices. The building, while new and spacious, is "off the grid," with natural lighting...More

1  Thank allenr619
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by and picked up several items. Watermelon, cant, mints, candy, and food items. Fun place to shop. Cash or check only.

Thank AmanaSH
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We head to Kalona twice a year and hit up Stringtown grocery. They have expanded again, this time in the refrigerator section. More produce but not as much meat this time around. Plenty of bulk seasonings, pastas, cereals, candy, chocolate, cake sprinkles of every color....More

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