Common Ground food co-op, winner of the best specialty grocery store in C-U, is snugly located in the center of downtown Urbana within Lincoln Square Mall. Common Ground features a variety of pre-made foods in their bakery and café, as well as sandwiches that are made to order. A personal favorite includes the Funky Monkey Sandwich, which features banana, coconut and your choice of honey or chocolate. All sandwiches can be made with gluten-free bread with no extra charge.
Common Ground has a huge variety of organic specialty foods as well as natural home and body products. If you’re looking for healthy and delicious food, you are sure to find it at Common Ground. Store areas include everything from a fresh produce section stocked with seasonal fruits and vegetables, to deli, bakery, cheese and wellness sections.
Additionally, Common Ground is a great store to find items that accommodate food allergies or intolerances. Options also fall in a variety of price ranges to fit your budget. Finally, Common Ground offers a wide selection of cooking classes held in their on-site instructional kitchen. If you’re in need of specialty groceries, or just a tasty lunch, take a trip to Common Ground and see what the best specialty grocery store in Champaign-Urbana has to offer.