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BriarPatch Food Co-op

290 Sierra College Dr, Suite A, Grass Valley, CA 95945-5762
+1 530-272-5333
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Pizza, Deli, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
290 Sierra College Dr, Suite A, Grass Valley, CA 95945-5762
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great place to shop, love the service and selection of products! Yummy fresh take out counter! So many great choices...

Thank firewalkerranch
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

A real gem of Nevada county right here in grass valley. Great meat department with outstanding fish,meat and chicken. All around great store.

Thank rayjen3
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I often just need a quick lunch but appreciate organic. The Briarpatch has a food station that has some of the best organic food choices in town. The curries are my favorites but they also have sandwiches and wraps to order, so you can have...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Had a chicken burrito with free range chicken and all the fixings! Very good quality and many other items can be ordered from burgers to rotisserie chicken. Recommend highly!

Thank fduvall
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Huge selection of food to go. Salad bar, hot food bar, deli, many packed options To Go or eat outside at nice tables, often with live music. Great place to get a healthy meal, plus any health items you might need for your travels. Well...More

Thank mapleRose
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I'm always on the lookout for organic food when I travel and was happy to read reviews about BriarPatch food and receive a recommendation from my AirBnB hosts. The place was buzzing on a Friday night. It's similar in vibe to Good Earth in Fairfax...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We looked for sale items in produce. Very happy with what we found. Salad bar is up there with the best co-op salads we know of. And again. We loaded our cardboard boxes up on lighter weight items and really had great fun eating all...More

Thank cjsilver2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I don't know what to tell you. The food is not that great. They have a very small area to eat your food. I will not go back.

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The deli counter and self serve salad bar offer a nice selection of organic based items to suite any taste. It is a very busy deli counter, and seating inside fills up quickly at lunch time, there is additional seating outside. Parking has been expanded,...More

Thank Coast2CoastSolo
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This was heaven for me! Lots of produce to goose from and vegetarian choices at deli. There was a herb and powder area in the back that I was able to buy loose amounts of what I wanted to take home. Friendly staff and organized...More

Thank Kim M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 15
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 Sierra College Dr, Suite A, Grass Valley, CA 95945-5762 (Formerly Briarpatch Organics and Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Grass Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 530-272-5333
  • E-mail
BriarPatch Food Co-op celebrated it's 40th Anniversary in 2016. The full service Grocery and Deli is the premier natural foods and products grocery in the area and is also a community-owned cooperative business. Voted best Food Buffet, Organic Eatery, and Produce/Health Food Store for 2016-17 and for many years previous, BriarPatch works to be a regional example of sustainability, environmental stewardship, and energy resourcefulness. BriarPatch Food Co-op Deli offers a large variety of fresh, ready-to-eat meals, light meals, drinks, and baked goods, all made from the same high quality ingredients sold in the store. We use organic vegetables, grains, and beans and support local farmers and ranchers. Cheeses and meats have no artificial flavors, colors, or preservatives, no antibiotics, no added nitrates or hormones, and no rBGH or rBST. We offer many foods and meals that satisfy dietary restrictions and practices including Vegan, Vegetarian, Grain and Gluten-Free, alternative milks and ice creams, Kombucha, and cold-pressed juices. The Co-op follows a strict merchandising policy that allows only the highest quality, non-GMO foods to be sold in the store.
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