Stockton Chain Grocery Locations, 1925-1990

  • This spreadsheet covers Stockton and some suburban locations, but it is not meant to cover all suburban stores in the area.
  • The spreadsheet is only designed for accuracy through 1990. Stores open after this date may not be included; the 1998 and 2000 columns are for refernce as to later occupants of already-open stores.
  • Listings are compiled from Stockton city and telephone directories, with various newspaper articles, property records, and personal knowledge as auxiliary sources.
Address 1930 1935 1940 1945 1950 1955 1960 1965 1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 Notes
46 E Acacia Piggly Wiggly                              
1505 E Acacia Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway                        
3925 N Ad Art                         Grocery Outlet Grocery Outlet Grocery Outlet  
2244 S Airport           Gaines Gaines Gaines Gaines             S Airport was orginally Sharps.
2318 S Airport           Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s     New Grand Save  
2150 W Alpine             CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart  
2850 N California             CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart   Alpine Market  
1XX N California Piggly Wiggly                             Address is California & Webber.
1400 S California Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                            
1749 S California               King’s             MS Salam Market  
111 S Center         CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart               Demolished.
230 E Charter               Bel-Air Bel-Air Bel-Air Bel-Air Bel-Air Bel-Air   El Michoacano  
348 E Charter Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway                   Highland Oriental Food Market  
519 E Charter         Black’s Black’s             Food Center   City Food Center  
523 E Charter         Green Frog Food Emporium                      
310 W Charter             Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart  
1416 Country Club           Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s        
1910 Country Club             Green Spot                  
2720 Country Club                 Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway New building 2001.
3314 N Delaware           Gaines Gaines Gaines Gaines             Alpine and Delaware (1950).
301 N El Dorado   Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium   Black’s Black’s Green Spot                 Demolished.
600 N El Dorado     Safeway Safeway Safeway                      
1308 N El Dorado   Piggly Wiggly Safeway                          
2320 N El Dorado         Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s               Demolished.
4115 N El Dorado           Gaines Gaines Gaines Gaines Don Quick            
6045 N El Dorado                   Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart   Super King Food Center  
6107 N El Dorado               Gaines                
7924 N El Dorado                   Alpha Beta         Lions Supermarket  
1802 S El Dorado Piggly Wiggly                              
110 N Filbert               Gaines Gaines              
2323 W Hammer                             Raley’s  
3233 W Hammer                       Fry’s Fry’s   S-Mart  
1230 E Harding       Black’s Black’s                      
6 W Harding   Safeway                            
15 W Harding             Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway   Walgreen’s  
505 W Harding         Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s   Hi and Bye  
106 Center Lincoln           Gaines Gaines Gaines Don Quick             Bejamin Holt at Pacific.
7920 N Lower Sacramento                 Food Fair Food Fair New Deal CentroMart CentroMart     Demolished.
8626 N Lower Sacramento                             Food King IGA  
2149 E Main Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                            
2208 E Main Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway                      
2209 E Main     Black’s Black’s Black’s     Don Quick                
2481 E Main           Safeway Safeway Safeway Don Quick Consumers’ Discount Grand Save   Food Center Food Center Food Center Same as 2841?
2654 E Main           King’s King’s                  
3130 E Main             Lucky               Michael’s Market Directory says “Luckie”. This one is a little questionable.
3310 E Main             Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart  
4232 E Main             CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart  
255 E March                         Food4Less Food4Less Food4Less  
1189 E March                             Food Max  
1616 E March                             S-Mart  
1449 W March                     Alpha Beta       Jo-Ann Fabrics  
2053 Mariposa               Food Fair Food Fair New Deal Big Value Big Value Big Value Big Value Big Value  
323 E Market Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                            
738 E Market Jewel Tea                             Office?
1802 McKinley   Piggly Wiggly Safeway                          
1814 Monte Diablo       Green Frog Food Emporium Black’s     Don Quick Don Quick           Big Valley Foods Black’s actual address is Buena Vista & Monte Diablo. May be different building. Don Quick addresses are 1812 (1965) and 1832 (1970).
1861 Pacific     Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway                    
1902 Pacific Safeway Safeway                            
1910 Pacific Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                            
2026 Pacific   Black’s Black’s                          
2112 Pacific       Black’s   Gaines                    
2222 Pacific       Green Frog Food Emporium Black’s Don Quick                    
2620 Pacific               Safeway Safeway Safeway           Office? Not sure.
3215 Pacific             Lucky Lucky Lucky Lucky Lucky Lucky Lucky   S-Mart Directory says “Luckie”.
6112 Pacific             CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart              
6435 Pacific                   Albertson’s Albertson’s Food Bank Food Bank   S-Mart  
6632 Pacific             Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway     Michael’s  
7506 Pacific                     Lucky Lucky Lucky   S-Mart  
4555 N Pershing                     Fry’s Fry’s Fry’s   S-Mart  
4725 Quail Lakes                       Food Bank Food Bank   S-Mart  
22 W Scotts Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                           McMarr division in 1930, Safeway division in 1935. Main office.
7943 Thornton             Segarini’s Segarini’s Segarini’s              
185 Villiage Square                   Don Quick Don Quick Don Quick Don Quick   Marina Marketplace Also 3201 Benjamin Holt #185.
902 Waterloo     Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium Green Frog Food Emporium             This part of Waterloo Road was formerly called Cherokee Lane.
1536 Waterloo             Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart Save-Mart  
2450 Waterloo           King’s King’s                  
2725 Waterloo           Don Quick Don Quick Don Quick Don Quick Don Quick       Thrift Center Thrift Center  
233 E Weber Safeway                              
528 E Weber Pacific Coast Black’s Black’s Black’s Black’s                      
630 E Weber     Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway                    
701 E Weber       Green Frog Food Emporium Green Spot Green Spot                    
706 E Weber Safeway Safeway                            
445 W Weber                 CentroMart             Offices?
8004 N W                       Fry’s Fry’s   S-Mart  
340 N Wilson     Safeway Safeway Safeway                      
914 N Wilson Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                            
1060 N Wilson                   Albertson’s Albertson’s Food Bank Food Bank   S-Mart  
1800 N Wilson             CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart CentroMart          
2060 N Wilson           Foodland                    
1 S Wilson Piggly Wiggly Safeway                            
201 S Wilson Safeway Safeway Safeway Safeway                       203 (1930), 201 (1935-1945). Demolished for CA-4 freeway.
948 N Yosemite Safeway Safeway Safeway                         946 (1930), 948 (1935-1940).
1005 N Yosemite     Black’s Black’s Black’s