Bakersfield Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1925-1995

This is a list of all known chain grocery addresses in Bakersfield between 1925 and 1995, compiled from city directories, telephone books, and other sources. It is generated through a live Google Spreadsheet so it reflects the latest information I have.

Access and download the location spreadsheet via Google Sheets.

Store tags:

  • A&P
  • Albertsons
  • Alpha Beta
  • Food4Less
  • Foodland
  • Green Frog
  • Justesen’s
  • Lucky
  • Mayfair
  • Piggly Wiggly
  • Safeway
  • Save Mart
  • Sears
  • Smith’s
  • Thrifimart
  • Vons
  • Young’s

One thought on “Bakersfield Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1925-1995

  1. The Battery Mill

    May 12, 2021 at 12:42pm

    On this list, are Smith’s and Smith’s Food & Drug of Utah different chains?

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      Groceteria

      May 13, 2021 at 11:05pm

      Pretty sure these are two different chains. The earlier Smith’s was probably a local chain.

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