San Jose Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1925-1979

This is a list of all chain grocery locations my research has uncovered in San Jose between 1925 and 1979, compiled from city directories, telephone books, and other sources. There may be some omissions due to incomplete or missing data, etc. and I welcome suggestions and corrections. Please read about my methodology for more information about what I do and do not include.

View and download a copy of this location spreadsheet via Google Sheets.

Updated on 26 November 2022

One thought on “San Jose Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1925-1979

  1. Hy Libby

    April 21, 2021 at 3:25pm

    It would be great if you could freeze the the first column and top row.

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      April 21, 2021 at 5:53pm

      That would be why I include the link to the Google spreadsheet, so you can do just that, or look at it in whatever format works best for you.

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  2. Hy Libby

    April 21, 2021 at 3:30pm

    What about Lincoln Lane Foods? No. 1 on Lincoln Ave at Coe, No. 2 at Almaden Expwy and Koch Lane, No. 3 on Stevens Creek at Cypress.

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