Windsor Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1924-2000

This is a list of all known chain grocery addresses in Windsor from 1924-2000, 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.


  • East Windsor, Sandwich, and Walkerville were amalgamated into the city of Windsor in 1935, and all streets in the area were renumbered at that time. I have approximated the locations based on the current numbering system as closely as possible using the “reverse lookup” section of the 1935 city directory as a reference. I am still working on deciphering a few addresses.

Store tags:

  • A&P
  • Dominion
  • IGA
  • Loblaws
  • M&P
  • Red & White
  • Steinberg/Miracle Mart
  • Zehrs

One thought on “Windsor Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1924-2000

  1. Brian Skafica

    August 17, 2019 at 6:28pm

    As I remember, I think by 1976 there was a store in Windsor on South Ouellette Street named Gordon’s, which was a sister brand to Zehrs/Loblaws.

  2. Author


    August 18, 2019 at 7:32pm

    Just checked my directory page images and I have a listing for a Gordon’s at 3033 Forest Glade Drive, which seems to be a shopping center in the middle of a residential subdivision. Could that be the one?

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