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Sophia Antipolis - Food shopping

All around Sophia-Antipolis, you can do your shopping at the markets,  hypermarkets/supermarkets or at the small shops. You will find everything even if you are in the countryside!
Shopping is also the best way to make contact with local residents and to practice your French !

Here are the different places to do your food shopping :

Foodstores "hypermarchés and supermarchés" (Carrefour, Géant, Centre Leclerc, HyperU, Champion
You will find everything there and each week they have new offers. Prices are quite high though. They are open sometimes on Sundays as well as for public holidays.

  • Carrefour
    Chemin Saint-Claude
    Tel: + 33 (0)4  92 91 25 25
    Fax: + 33 (0)4 92 91 25 00
    Open Monday to Saturday 8.45am to 9pm
  • Géant
    route du bord de mer
    bp 29
    Villeneuve Loubet
    Tel: + 33 (0)4 92 13 84 00
    Fax: + 33 (0)4 92 13 84 20
    Open: Monday to Saturday 9am to 10pm
  • Supermarché Champion 
    chem Darbousson
    Tel:  0890 710 690
    Open: Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 8pm

Supermarchés discount (LeaderPrice, ED) 
The choice of products is not big except for  fruits and vegetables at ED. It is not expensive.

  • Leader Price 
    71 bd Raymond Poincaré
    Antibes Juan les Pins
    Tel: + 33 (0)4 9293 1626
  • Europa Discount (ED) 
    rte Grasse
    Antibes Juan les Pins
    Tel: + 33 (0)4 9395 1155

Specialty shops and delicacies

Retail stores (Green grocers, wine store, butcher, fishmonger)
Great service, best quality, but also very expensive. Generally they are open from 9 to 12.30  and 3 to 7, and  closed on Sundays and some on Mondays too.

Each village holds a market. A very nice and big market is held in Nice each Saturday morning, at place Masséna. An open market is held in Valbonne each Monday and Friday.

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