Where to Shop for Healthy Foods in South Orange

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You may be a little late getting on board for your New Year’s resolution of being healthier, but now that spring is well on its way and swimsuit season is right around the corner, it’s time to fill that fridge with fruits and vegetables and start eating right.

Luckily, here in South Orange, we are surrounded by health food stores that will make healthy eating both fun and easy. Read on to find out where you can head to get in the spring spirit!

Olive May Natural Foods, located at 516 Main St B, East Orange which is a 10 minute drive from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is believed to be New Jersey’s oldest natural food store and it attracts customers looking for the unusual.

Olive May is a landmark area business that’s been servicing customers’ natural health needs for 83 years. Today, Olive May is a supermarket serving the community‘s natural products needs.

Whole Foods Market, located at 235 Prospect Ave, West Orange which is a 15 minute drive from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is an eco-minded chain with natural and organic grocery items, housewares and other products.

Renovations were recently completed in November 2016 and expanded the bulk selection, as well as new prepared foods offerings like an Italian sandwich counter and Genji ramen. Check out to the store to see what new items they are constantly adding!


Olive May Natural Foods

516 Main St B, East Orange, NJ 07018

(973) 673-7306



Whole Foods Market

235 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052

(973) 669-3196


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