We have noticed that expats in Bratislava often ask about places where to get region-specific groceries. Therefore we have decide to prepare the following database of international food shops in Bratislava. We have not tested all of these shops. We simply list them for the benefit of our international readers who may be looking for a taste of home.
ASIAN FOOD SHOPS
A Korean grocery store that lies close to Polus shopping centre.
Address: Vajnorská 98/B
A Korean store which is somewhat bigger than Arirang and located close to Bajkalská Street.
Address: Bajkalská 5/C
A Vietnamese shop outside of the city center. An e-shop is also available.
Address: Stará Vajnorská 3296/11 (Golden city)
A Thai shop at OC Dubrawa in Dúbravka municipality.
Address: Saratovská Street (OC Dubrawa)
An Indian food store with two branches outside of the city center. An e-shop is also available.
Address: Škultétyho 1 (Dom techniky) and Cesta na Senec A/2 (Shopping Palace)
This store at Tesco Extra offers exotic products from Asia, Middle East, South America, Mexico and Turkey.
Address: Panónska cesta 25 (Tesco Extra – passage)
GREEK FOOD SHOPS
An importer of genuine Greek products from Crete. It focuses on organic certified extra-virgin olive oil. An e-shop is also available.
Address: Staré Grunty 24 (Galeria Cubicon)
Both an e-shop and a regular store with fresh Greek products.
Address: Mliekárenská 5
MIDDLE EASTERN FOOD SHOPS
Orient offers lots of middle eastern and halal food and great spices within its two branches and an e-shop.
Address: Americké námestie 1 and Rožňavská 1/A (Freshmarket)
ITALIAN FOOD SHOPS
Italian groceries and a drug store.
Address: Rožňavská 1/A (Freshmarket)
It offers Italian groceries within its three branches and through an e-shop.
Address: Rožňavská 1/A (Freshmarket) and Staré Grunty 24 (Galeria Cubicon) and Vajnorská 100 (Polus)
PANE & OLIO
It is a grocery of ingredients imported from Tuscany. This „bottega“ (shop with an open kitchen) gives you a chance to taste many things they sell at their special events – aperitivos or tasting evenings.
Address: Gorkého 6
Connect: Webpage, Facebook
OTHER INTERNATIONAL FOOD SHOPS
CREPES KISS LA BONTE DELIKATESY
It offers French gastronomic specialties mostly from the Provence region. You can buy jams, terrines, tapenades or foie here.
Address: Rožňavská 1/A (Freshmarket) and Studena 6 (OC STYLA)
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NOTE: The photos used in this article come from some of the above mentioned webpages and FB sites and we do not own any rights to them.