We will be closing our doors this winter ~ while we are liquidating our dry good inventory, we will continue to stock and sell local produce, eggs, and dairy.  Hope to see you soon!


A full-service, neighborhood grocery store that is open to the public! Come on down to grab new inventory items!

Monday-Friday: 11:30am-7pm
Saturday: 11:30am-6pm
Sunday: 11:30am-3pm
415A Ridge Street
Alton, IL 62002

Welcome to Grassroots Grocery

Grassroots Grocery is:

A democratically managed by member-owners store, providing the leadership and support to develop the resiliency and collaborative skills we need for a truly inclusive and just community. - An economically viable cooperative grocery that makes healthy food more accessible to all. - A local food distribution system that keeps money circulating in the local economy and supports new sustainable development. - A place of community engagement of diverse stakeholders (neighborhoods, schools, churches, local government, parks, and other groups and individuals) to improve health , self-reliance, community wellness, and shared opportunities.