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, […]

Farmer’s Markets

Farmer’s Markets and farm stands are great places to browse, sample and buy fresh produce and handmade products. Prices are low, and the feel of the markets are community-driven.   Tuesdays Local Harvest Farmers Market – Bixby Park Tuesdays 3pm-8pm 130 Cherry Ave., Long Beach, CA 90803 (in Bixby Park) Lincoln Spring Farm Stand Tuesdays, 9am-6pm Spring […]

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

Community Gardens are a great way to grow your own food, and build community across cultures! Check out this feature video of Long Beach Organic (LBO), the organization behind 9 of Long Beach’s community gardens, and find one in your neighborhood below. City-Wide Map Provided by the Office of Sustainability Central and Downtown LB Peace Garden at […]

Small Batch Artisan Foods

From bread to spices, market to home delivery, welcome to small-batch food bliss in Long Beach! Many of these small-batch vendors utilize home kitchens, commercial kitchens, offer catering, and vend at farmers markets regularly. For brick and mortar dining locations, markets, and more, check out our Food Map to find something neat near you. Artisan […]

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

Long Beach Farms Local and regional growers offering a collaborative, customizable farm box delivery. The Growing Experience CSA Local farm offers a CSA box pickup weekly. Farm Lot 59 Farm Box pickup at their site on Thursdays. Sign up and details at  Imperfect Produce Cosmetically imperfect / rescued produce box delivery, prepared in […]

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 […]