Whether you’re shopping for the foodie in your life, are simply someone who is always looking for the best ingredients, or you’re a savvy shopper with a specific hit-list of premium products to pick up, Surrey’s got all your bases covered. With unique, independently owned businesses offering an array of locally made, globally imported, or downright interesting products, you’re sure to find your new favourite shop with our list of Surrey’s speciality stores.
7480 176 Street (Cloverdale)
If you’re looking for something sweet, the Honeybee Centre is sure to hit you right in the sweet-tooth. Featuring locally harvested honey made from a variety of crops, you’ll also be able to pick up bee pollen, beeswax candles, and natural body care products likes soaps and lip balms.
Greco’s Specialty Foods
6886 King George Boulevard (Newton)
With an incredible selection of European speciality foods from around the world, it’s easy to find gifts for all your favourite foodies while browsing through their unique selection of cheeses, crackers, dinnerware, and more!
All of Oils
120 – 2655 King George Blvd (South Surrey)
Akin to a candy store for lovers of premium oils and vinegar, All of Oils imports olive oils from each hemisphere twice per year from award-winning producers. With the option to taste before you buy, you’re guaranteed to leave with your new favourite EVOO! Pair your favourite with a selection of unique vinegars and build one of All of Oils Salad Starter kits.
Delitalia Fine Foods
1629A 128 Street (South Surrey)
Take a trip to Italy, no boarding pass required! Delitalia Fine Foods offers imported premium olive oils, local artisanal meats and cheeses, and a lunch menu filled with hand-made pizzas, paninis, and sweet treats.
110 – 15775 Croydon Drive (South Surrey)
Shops at Morgan Crossing
Chocolate lovers need to look no further than Mink Chocolates for the best chocolate in the world. It’s true! Mink Chocolates doesn’t just boast a tantalising fondue bar, a line of 30+ chocolate bars, roast-them-yourself s’mores and a delectable coffee menu packed with frothy, mouthwatering creations. Mink Chocolates is also home to The Best Chocolate Bar In The World. The bar, named Mermaid’s Choice won the title of ‘Top Chocolate Bar’ at the 2014 International Chocolate Salon in San Francisco, California, beating out entries from across Canada, the U.S. and around the world. Stocking stuffer shopping, done!
Spent Grounds Coffee Roasters
108-19140 28 Avenue (South Surrey)
Roasted and served all in the same building, Spent Grounds brings a whole new meaning to one-stop-shop. Pair your pour-over coffee with a treat from their selection of local and vegan goodies like baked goods, cheeses, and juices. Take home a bag of organic, hand-roasted beans for the coffee snob in your life, or grab a bag of super-yummy, vegan and gluten-free granola. And make time to shop … the folks at Spent Grounds are always on the lookout for cool, forward-thinking brands to share with visitors.
The British Store
13369 72 Avenue (Newton)
If you have a British ex-pat on your list or just someone who loves all things British, then be sure to stop by The British Store. Full of all things … well … British, this is the place for imported groceries, sweets, pastries, pies, football merchandise, UK giftware and memorabilia! And at Christmas, they bring in all the yummiest chocolate, puddings and gifts guaranteed to invoke nostalgia!
Indo Fiji Supermarket
115 – 8334 128 Street (Newton)
Give the gift of adventures in food with a custom-made basket from Indo Fiji Supermarket. Take your time and browse the aisles while you look for the perfect combination of spices and ingredients. There’s an exciting selection of snacks, kitchenware and more curry mixes than you can imagine, and the selection of incense is truly spectacular! Bundle your finds with a Fijian or Indian recipe book and then hope to be invited over for the resulting feast!
9172 120 Street (North Surrey)
102 – 14377 64 Avenue (Newton)
Is there a retro snack lover on your list? Or maybe just a candy lover? Visit Mr. Munchies and SnackPlug, two unique shops packed with unique, hard to find and nostalgic candies, snacks and sodas. Fill up a basket and then fill up those stockings with everything from gummies and jelly beans to salty snacks, all the Oreo flavours and imported chocolate bars. And we won’t judge if you pick up a little sweet treat for yourself while you’re there!