Rochester (Minnesota) Chain Grocery/Supermarket Locations, 1925-2020

This is a list of all known chain grocery addresses in Rochester between 1925 and 2020, 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.

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


  • I suspect that the two “Cindor” locations in 2000 may have operated as Jubilee stores.
  • I”m not sure whether all the Erdman’s stores operated as Super Valu. Some are not listed under that brand. Erdman’s also held a Red Owl franchise at one point.

Store tags:

  • A&P
  • Cub Foods
  • Hy-Vee
  • IGA
  • National
  • Piggly Wiggly
  • Rainbow
  • Red Owl
  • Super Valu
Updated on 26 November 2022