Find Local Food

This page provides you with a wide overview of where to find local, sustainable, and healthy food in Long Beach.

Whether your barrier to eating more local, healthy food is cost, convenience, or something else, we want to connect you with the best local food options!

In addition to an online, interactive map, sorted by category, there are also local food lists below, all guided by our local food values. 

Long Beach Food Map

This map is intended to serve as a guide to good food in Long Beach. From finding places to grow food in community gardens, to buying and eating local and natural foods, this map can give you a quick glimpse of what lies in your neighborhood, or across town! Map not loading? Try this external link, […]

Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets and farm stands are great places to browse, sample and buy fresh produce and handmade products.  Below is a list of all current markets being hosted by different organizations. Due to COVID19, the health department has ordered farmers markets to suspend all prepared food sales, making farmers markets agricultural sale only as of 3/29/2020. Honey, […]

Food Sharing and Redistribution

It’s estimated that 50% of food in America ends up being wasted. These groups make sure local, healthy food is saved and redistributed. Find about opportunities to feed yourself and help end hunger in Long Beach. Food Finders Food rescue program that works with businesses and large institutions to gather food that would be wasted […]

Community Gardens

Quite a few organizations host community gardens in Long Beach! Check out this list – and take a few tours by viewing the short videos below. Long Beach Organic Community Gardens Seventh and Chestnut – 348 West 7th St Orizaba Park – 1431 Orizaba Ave South Forty – 2813 E. South St Grace Park – […]

Small Batch Artisan Foods

From bread to spices, pop-ups to sauces, welcome to small-batch bliss in Long Beach! Many of these locally owned businesses utilize commissary and home kitchens, and can be found in local markets, pop-ups, or online.  Be sure to check out our Food Map for a wider list of brick and mortar businesses in Long Beach! Pop-ups […]

Locavore Restaurants

Steamed Organic Cuisine – $ 801 E. 3rd St.  Sweet Dixie Kitchen – $  401 E. 3rd St. Roots Gourmet – $  6473 E. PCH I Love Vegan (Thai) – $  2264 Pacific Ave. Ahimsa Vegan Cafe – $  340 E. 4th St. Fox Coffee House – $  425 W. Willow St. Working Class Kitchen […]

Healthy Markets

From big box healthy grocers to your neighborhood corner store oasis of fresh fruit and vegetables… These markets offer a wide selection of organic fresh produce, dry goods, natural cleaners and other convenient access to your everyday necessities with a healthy, local focus. Organic Markets Lazy Acres 2080 N. Bellflower Blvd. Long Beach, CA Grocery store […]

Guides, Media and More

Long Beach Fresh Neighborhood Food Guides Guides to the food resources in your neighborhood! City-Wide Locavore Guide Guide to food resources city-wide! Culinary Long Beach Facebook Guide A delicious guide to the latest and greatest in Long Beach restaurants and foodie culture A civic-minded local startup that is working to showcase independent businesses and […]

CSA/Farmbox & Delivery

Local and regional farms offer delivery and pickup of freshly picked produce, and some even provide shelf products, too! Visit these links to see what’s offered in our area. County Line Harvest NEW – S.O.S. farm box grown in Petaluma, with pickup locations across Los Angeles. Recently (March 2020) added Long Beach Beer Lab as […]

CalFresh (SNAP), EBT and WIC

CalFresh (SNAP) & EBT CalFresh helps improve the nutrition of people in low-income households  by increasing their food-buying power. With  CalFresh benefits in hand, you can spend more at the grocery store with an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card to access better food choices. Am I eligible for CalFresh? Here are the eligibility and reporting […]