Columbia Chain Grocery Locations, 1930-1985

  • Culled from Columbia city directories. Telephone directories occasionally consulted for backup.
Number Street Municipality 1925 1930 1935 1940 1945 1951 1955 1960 1966 1970 1975 1980 1985 Notes
529 12th West Columbia             Edens              
913 2nd       Mason Bros                      
1618 Airport Blvd West Columbia                       Harris Teeter Food Lion  
607 Arrowwood W                       Kmart Foods      
1235 Assembly         Edens Edens                  
1301 Assembly     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                  
1314 Assembly     Iodine Products                        
1336 Assembly     Iodine Products                        
1408 Assembly     A&P                        
1415 Assembly       Edens Edens Edens Dixie Home Dixie Home Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie       Listed as 1413-15 in 1955
1418 Assembly     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                    
1422 Assembly       A&P                      
1916 Augusta Rd West Columbia             Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly   1916?
2322 Augusta Rd                           Kroger Sav-on  
3244 Augusta Rd West Columbia                       Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
619 Beltline Blvd                   Red & White Red & White Red & White      
3543 Beltline Blvd W             DeLoach’s DeLoach’s DeLoach’s Piggly Wiggly            
4033 Beltline Blvd W                       Bi-Lo Bi-Lo Bi-Lo  
1090 Berea rd               Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly           Listed as 1082-1090 in 1960.
4310 Bethel Church Rd Forest Acres                 Big Star          
1219 Blanding           Big Star Colonial Colonial Colonial            
1729 Blanding       Home Stores                      
1330 Broad River Rd                     Red & White Red & White      
1627 Broad River Rd                     Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie    
2340 Broad River Rd                       Bi-Lo      
3100 Broad River Rd                     Colonial Big Star Big Star    
3315 Broad River Rd                         Bi-Lo Bi-Lo  
1310 Bush River Rd Sherwood Park                       Kroger Sav-on Kroger Sav-on  
1312 Bush River Rd Sherwood Park                       Food Town    
483 Capital Square Shopping Center                       Bi-Lo Bi-Lo Bi-Lo Listed as 475 in 1975
6 Cedar Terrace Shopping Center                   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly    
210 Charleston Hwy West Columbia               Red & White            
1200 Charleston Hwy West Columbia                   A&P A&P      
1470 Charleston Hwy West Columbia                       Food Town Food Lion  
1500 Charleston Hwy West Columbia                     Kmart Foods Big Star    
2439 Charleston Hwy West Columbia                       Bi-Lo Bi-Lo No number in 1980
22 City Market     Rogers                       Stalls 22-28
3003 Colonial Dr               Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly          
421 Columbia Av Lexington                       Big Star Bi-Lo  
523 Columbia Av Lexington                     Red & White   Giant Food World  
523 Columbia Av Lexington                            
3724 Covenant Rd                     Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
1212 D Av West Columbia                         Giant Food World  
1735 Decker Blvd                         Giant Food World Giant Food World  
2300 Decker Blvd                         Food Town Food Lion  
2500 Decker Blvd                         Kroger Sav-on Kroger Sav-on  
2500 Decker Blvd                         Richway Richway  
2768 Decker Blvd                         Harris Teeter Mor-Value    
1803 Devine     Rogers                        
2717 Devine   A&P                          
2718 Devine         Edens Edens                  
2720 Devine             Edens Edens              
2801 Devine             Power Food Store Power Food Store              
2803 Devine       Rogers                      
2804 Devine       A&P   Dixie Home Supermarket Dixie Home Supermarket               Listed as 2802-04 in 1945 and 1952
2805 Devine     A&P Home Stores                      
2806 Devine         Rogers                    
2809 Devine       Edens                      
2864 Devine         Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                  
2928 Devine             A&P A&P A&P A&P A&P A&P      
3300 Devine               Dixie Home Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
3818 Devine                       Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
50 Dutch Square Mall                       A&P A&P A&P  
339 Edisto S         Home Stores Home Stores Lower Main Super Market Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly        
729 Elmwood     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores     Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly          
730 Elmwood   Montgomery Grocery Co.                          
2702 Emanuel Church Rd West Columbia                         Piggly Wiggly  
5110 Fairfield Rd                     A&P A&P A&P    
5118 Fairfield Rd                           Food Lion  
4012 Fernandina                           Winn-Dixie  
3250 Forest Dr               Colonial Colonial            
4840 Forest Dr                   A&P A&P A&P A&P A&P  
4840 Forest Dr                   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
12 Forest Lake Shopping Center                 Colonial Colonial          
22 Forest Lake Shopping Center                     Colonial Colonial      
  Forest Lake Shopping Center                 Piggly Wiggly            
4305 Fort Jackson Blvd                         Family Mart    
4400 Fort Jackson Blvd                       Kmart Foods      
1205 Frink Cayce                   Broadacres Super Market        
1305 Frink Cayce                   Broadacres Super Market Broadacres Super Market Broadacres Super Market    
1515 Frink Cayce                   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
5910 Garners Ferry Rd                           Food Lion  
6005 Garners Ferry Rd         Edens Edens Edens                
6420 Garners Ferry Rd                           Piggly Wiggly  
7300 Garners Ferry Rd                     A&P A&P A&P A&P Address is 7300 Sumter Hwy through 1980
7315 Garners Ferry Rd                           Kroger Sav-on  
7355 Garners Ferry Rd                         Bi-Lo Bi-Lo Address is 7355 Sumter Hwy through 1980
801 Gates     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                    
502 Gervais     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Dixie Home                  
801 Gervais     Home Stores                        
1101 Gervais   Montgomery Grocery Co.                          
1411 Gervais             Colonial Colonial             Listed as 1407-11 Gervais in 1955
2300 Gervais                              
2638 Gervais       Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                  
2710 Gervais                         Piggly Wiggly    
1108 Hampton   Montgomery Grocery Co.                          
1829 Hampton       Home Stores                     Listed as 1829-31 in 1935
1833 Hampton         Home Stores Home Stores                 Listed as 1831 in 1945
1901 Hampton     Home Stores                        
1926 Hampton             DeLoach’s DeLoach’s              
623 Harden         A&P A&P A&P               Listed as 621 in 1951
628 Harden       Edens                      
636 Harden         Edens Edens                  
701 Harden     A&P A&P Home Stores Home Stores                  
707 Harden       Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                  
711 Harden       Home Stores                      
715 Harden       Rogers                      
750 Harden     Home Stores                        
818 Harden             Edens Edens              
1001 Harden                         Food Town Food Lion  
1023 Harden               Colonial Colonial Colonial          
1130 Harden     Home Stores                        
  Irmo Village Plaza Irmo                       Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
620 Kentucky     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Dixie Home               No number in 1930, 620 1/2 6th, Olympia Village, in 1935, 1940.
1200 Knox Abbot Dr Cayce                 A&P          
2301 Laurel             Lower Main Super Market                
801 Main       Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                  
901 Main     A&P         Dixie Home              
1219 Main   L.W. Rogers                          
1229 Main   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                  
1235 Main     Rogers Rogers Rogers                   Listed as 1237 in 1930
1312 Main   A&P A&P                        
1619 Main       Home Stores                      
1645 Main       Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                  
1701 Main   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly                        
1808 Main     A&P                        
1810 Main ` L.W. Rogers                          
1816 Main     Rogers                        
1835 Main       Home Stores Home Stores                    
1906 Main     Rogers                        
1916 Main           Dixie Home Supermarket                  
1924 Main             Dixie Home Dixie Home Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie      
2005 Main     Home Stores                       Address in 1930 listed as 2005a(2009)
2048 Main     Iodine Products Home Stores Home Stores                    
2506 Main       Rogers                     Listed as 2506(2514)
2506 Main       A&P A&P A&P                 Listed as 2504(2512) in 1935
2512 Main             A&P A&P A&P            
2518 Main       Home Stores Home Stores                   Listed as 2520 in 1940
2527 Main     Home Stores                        
2604 Main           Edens Edens Edens Fair Way Food Store            
3604 Main               Colonial Colonial Colonial          
3720 Main     A&P Edens Edens Edens Edens Edens             Listed as 3718 in 1940-1951
3902 Main                 Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
4627 Main                     Colonial Colonial Colonial    
5304 Main                 Red & White Red & White Red & White       Address is 5304 Wilson in 1966.
6012 Main                       Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
7428 Main Lexington                         Food Lion  
6325 Main N                       Red & White   Giant Food World  
300 Main W Lexington                     Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
802 Main W Lexington                       Food Town    
100 Marion     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Dixie Home                
130 Marion     Home Stores Mason Bros                      
2042 Marion     A&P A&P                      
2300 Marshall                     Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly    
406 Meeting West Columbia   Rogers Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                 Address through 1940 is Meeting near State
750 Meeting West Columbia           Lower Main Super Market Dixie Home              
1008 Meeting West Columbia               Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie    
2632 Millwood Av     Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                   Listed as 2634 in 1930
2712 Millwood Av               Dixie Home              
2912 Millwood Av             Lower Main Super Market                
3121 Millwood Av             Colonial Colonial              
3001 Monroe                 Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly          
3908 Monticello Rd       Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores                  
4600 Monticello Rd                 Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly        
5010 Monticello Rd                     Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly    
308 New State Rd                     Broadacres Super Market        
800 Park           Home Stores                  
801 Park           Home Stores                  
1 Parkland Shopping Center Cayce                     Big Star Big Star    
8 Parkland Shopping Center Cayce             Colonial Colonial Colonial Colonial        
7045 Parklane Rd                         Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
219 Pickens                 Fair Way Food Store Fair Way Food Store Fair Way Food Store        
1211 Pickens         Home Stores Dixie Home                  
1226 Pickens     Home Stores Home Stores                      
  Piney Grove Rd                         Winn-Dixie    
2023 Platt Springs Rd West Columbia                     Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
42 Richland Mall                   Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
57 Richland Mall                   Colonial Colonial Big Star Big Star    
1826 Rosewood Dr     Home Stores Home Stores                     Address in 1930 listed as Rosewood at South Gregg
1901 Rosewood Dr         Edens Edens                  
2001 Rosewood Dr                       Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
2703 Rosewood Dr             Power Food Store   Fair Way Food Store            
2708 Rosewood Dr             Edens Edens              
2838 Rosewood Dr               Colonial Colonial Colonial Colonial Colonial Country Boy IGA Giant Food World  
3718 Rosewood Dr               Edens Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie        
634 Saluda Av             Dixie Home                
700 Saluda Av               Dixie Home Supermarket Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie    
6202 Shakespeare                   Big Star Big Star        
300 St Andrews Rd                       Winn-Dixie   Giant Food World  
543 St Andrews Rd                           Food Lion  
655 St Andrews Rd                         Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
736 St Andrews Rd                         Harris Teeter   Address is 736-A
6169 St Andrews Rd West Columbia                       Big Star Food Lion  
2004 State Cayce           Dixie Home                
1013 Sumter       A&P A&P A&P                  
6000 Sumter Hwy                         Harris Teeter    
6880 Sumter Hwy                       Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Address is 6880 Sumter Hwy through 1980
301 Sunset                   A&P A&P A&P Piggly Wiggly    
1066 Sunset Blvd West Columbia                 Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Saluda Plaza
2271 Sunset Blvd West Columbia                       Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie  
700 Taylor       Home Stores Home Stores                    
1216 Taylor     Home Stores                        
1219 Taylor     A&P                        
1424 Taylor     A&P A&P Rogers Little Star                  
1428 Taylor         Home Stores Home Stores Dixie Home                
1434 Taylor     Home Stores Home Stores                      
1509 Taylor         Edens                    
1520 Taylor             Edens Edens              
2018 Taylor     A&P                        
2238 Taylor                 Winn-Dixie            
2328 Taylor     Rogers   Home Stores Home Stores Dixie Home Dixie Home             Listed as 2338 in 1955?
2338 Taylor                   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly        
417 Tobacco       Edens                      
4039 Trenholm             Power Food Store                
1800 Two Notch Rd     Home Stores Mason Bros                      
2301 Two Notch Rd       Home Stores                      
2347 Two Notch Rd               Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly          
2638 Two Notch Rd                 A&P A&P A&P A&P     Midland Shopping Center
2638 Two Notch Rd                 Colonial Colonial Colonial Big Star   Giant Food World Midland Shopping Center
2901 Two Notch Rd                         Food Town Food Lion  
3108 Two Notch Rd                 Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie      
7007 Two Notch Rd                   Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly      
7143 Two Notch Rd                     Winn-Dixie Winn-Dixie      
7325 Two Notch Rd                         Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly  
9221 Two Notch Rd                         Bi-Lo Bi-Lo  
10128 Two Notch Rd                           Winn-Dixie  
1216 Washington             Dixie Home                
601 Whaley       Home Stores Home Stores Home Stores Dixie Home Dixie Home Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly          
3214 Wheat     Home Stores                        
1508 Woodrow               Edens Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly Piggly Wiggly      
7467 Woodrow                           Kroger Sav-on  
    Cayce         Edens                 Cayce, no address