Grocery Store Discounts for Seniors

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Here is another great money-saving list for seniors. Did you know that many grocery stores offered senior discounts? Many grocery stores are franchised which means it will be up to the individual store owner to decide whether or not to offer discounts. Promotions can vary from store to store.

1. Albertsons
Operates 463 grocery stores in Wash., Colo., Ore., Idaho, Mont., Wyo., Nev., southern Calif., Flor and Utah.
Offer: Those 55+ receive a 10% discount on the first Wednesday of the month, although this offer may not be good at all locations.
2. American Discount Foods
American Discount Foods is located in Mesa, Ariz.
Offer: Shoppers 50+ receive a 10% discount on Mondays.
3. Compare Foods Super Market
A small independent supermarket chain with 14 stores in N.Y., Conn., R.I., and N.C.
Offer: 10% discount on Wednesday for all 60+ shoppers.
4. DeCicco Family Markets
DeCicco’s is a small, family-owned chain of markets in New York that offers grocery delivery and pickup.
Offer: Shoppers 60+ receive a 5% discount on Wednesdays.
5.  Fred Meyer. Anyone 55+can get a discount on Tuesdays. Certain foods, mostly the Kroger brand are discounted
6. Fry’s Supermarkets and Marketplaces
Fry’s Food Stores are a division of the Kroger Co. & operate more than 120 stores in Ariz.
Offer: Those over 55+ can join the Fry’s VIP club for free and receive 10% off purchases on the first Wednesday of the month.
7. Great Valu Food Store
Great Valu is a group of independent grocery stores located throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.
Offer: Receive a 5% discount on Tuesdays for those 60+.
8. Gristedes Supermarket
A New York City-based chain of small supermarkets primarily serving an urban audience.
Offer: Those 60+ receive a 10% discount on Tuesdays.
9. Harris Teeter
The supermarket chain operates 201 stores in N.C., S.C., Va., Ga., Tenn., Flo., Md., Del. & D.C.
Offer: Receive a 5% discount on Tuesdays for those 60+.
10. Hy-Vee
Employee-owned chain of 207 supermarkets located in the Midwestern U.S.
Offer: Consumers 62+ receive a 5% discount on a specific day, which varies by location.
11. Kroger
The country’s largest grocery store chain has 3,619 supermarkets, hypermarkets, department stores and convenience stores.
Offer: Some Krogers are known to have Senior Days where they allow seniors to purchase items with a 10% discount, but locations and participation vary, so inquire at your local store.
11. Morton Williams Supermarkets
This family-owned and operated food retailer operates 12 stores in the New York Metropolitan area.
Offer: Shop on Tuesdays to receive a 5% discount if you’re 60+, but first verify if your location participates in the offer.
12. The Plant Shed
10% off every Tuesday for 50+.
13. Publix
This employee-owned supermarket chain
Offer: At select locations, those 55+ receive a 5% discount on Wednesdays.
14. Rogers Marketplace
Rogers is a full-service grocery, with bakery and deli, located in Kensington, Conn.
Offer: Receive a 5% discount on Thursdays for those 60+.
15. Uncle Giuseppe’s Market Place
Commonly known as Uncle G’s, this Long Island supermarket has four locations.
Offer: Consumers 62+ receive a 5% discount on a specific day, which varies by location.

Thank you to Gift Card Granny for compiling this!

Share this with your senior friends along with my prior posts, Travel Discounts for Seniors, 12 Retail Discounts for Seniors, and Senior Dining Discounts-56 to Share.




Harris Teeter in Charlotte, NC gives a 5% senior discount on Thursdays.


Food Lion -#5- may have 1,300 supermarkets but the store in my town never heard of the Senior Citzen Discount. I would like to know which stores in south central Pennsylvania do have this discount.


hi Kelsey, I posted the question on their Facebook page tonight. I will call them if I don’t get a response and email you what I find out. thanks, Lori @ More With Less Today.


Mother Earth’s Storehouse (Poughkeepsie, Saugerties, and Kingston, NY) gives a 10% discount to seniors (62+) every day.

S Bennett

My Kroger store offers a 10% discount on any Kroger brand item that is purchased by a Senior with their Value Card.

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