Raanana Living Guide: Where to Buy Organic Food in Raanana
If you live in Raanana and want to buy organic food and products you're in luck as there are a few convenient places which provide everything you need to live an organic lifestyle.
Organic Fruit and Vegetables
In Givat Hen, the moshav on Pardes Meshutaf Road you can find the Bio Center for Organic Food they have the best and largest selection of organic fruit and vegetables in Raanana as well as other organic food and cleaning products. The store is kosher. They also sell a good selection of vitamins.
Where: 31 Shireti Street (opposite the water tower). Givat Hen
Open Hours: Week days 08:00-20:00, Friday 08:00-15:00
Website: http://bio-center.co.il/Web_Pages.asp?PageKod=1 (Hebrew only)
Organic Supermarkets in RaananaThe only fully organic supermarket in Raanana is Nitzat Haduvdevan, this is a relatively large organic supermarket with all dairy products, organic fruit and vegetables, vitamins, dry goods, spices, organic cereals, grains, pulses, nuts, pasta, rice, sugar, seeds, in fact you could probably do a complete shop-up in this one store. However as with most organic goods they are more expensive than the unhealthy stuff. The staff is also knowledgeable about the organic and natural goods where as in the other organic supermarkets in Raanana, those within larger supermarkets the staff are not trained about the organic products. They do home deliveries for 15 shekels.
Where: Nitzat HaDuvdevan (The Cherry Bud), 39 Ostrovski Street (parallel to ahuza)
Open Hours: week days 09:00-21:00, Friday 09:00-15:00
Website: http://www.nizat.com/ (Hebrew only)
In Supersal Deal which is a regular supermarket there is a natural organic section – Supersol Green. They sell organic fruit and vegetables and a varied but small range of dairy and dry products as well as bread, cleaning products, juices, grains and frozen goods. Although the smallest of the organic stores in Raanana it is convenient as you can do your organic shopping at the same time as the regular shopping and pay for all the goods (organic and non-organic) at the same check-out. Note that the Supersal Deal in the Raananim Mall does not have an organic section only the Supersal Deal at the entrance to the Industrial Area.
Where: Supersal Deal (Shufasal), 8 HaHaroshet Street, Industrial Area Raanana
Open Hours: Sun-Wed 08:00-23:00, Thur 08:00-24:00, Fri 08:00-14:15, Sat 19:00-23:00
Mega in the industrial area also has a similar retail concept of the organic section within the regular store and then a joint check-out. The organic section in Mega is much larger and varied than the Supersol one, and it includes a pharmacy area as well as baked goods. There is also a large selection of dried beans, seeds, nuts and grains. It is also the largest selection of organic spices in Raanana. The organic store within Mega is a part of Eden Teva (The natural supermarket chain also owned by Mega). Here you can also find meat and wine.
Where: 12 HaHaroshet Street, Industrial Area Raanana
Open Hours: Sun-Tue 08:00-22:00, Wed and Thur 08:00-23:00, Fri 08:00 – 14:15
Website: http://www.edenteva.co.il/Branch.aspx?BranchId=15 (Hebrew only)
You may find organic products on the shelves of other Raanana stores but for the best selection try one of the above natural and organic stores in Raanana.