A mix of organic, non-GMO and natural foods, and a variety of natural beauty aids and supplements.
Established in 2002
Drive Organics first opened its doors in November 2002.
Meet the Manager
Riley O. Riley O. Manager
Store manager since March 2013
Emphasizes fresh, local, and organic fruits and vegetables. Thorough selection of local dairy products, including cheeses from Moonstruck, Salt Spring Island, Little Qualicum, Poplar Grove, and Abbotsford’s own Goat’s Pride. Recently expanded baby section stocks organic jarred foods, BPA-free bottles, and elusive brands of natural healthcare products.
They sometimes have really good sales. They have the largest selection of vegan friendly items on the drive (chips, candy, frozen foods, cooler etc.)
Staff are generally helpful and friendly.
If you are tight on food/cash be sure to check out the back dock as they put out all the expired food there for the community to take, as well as the cart beside the till for quick sale items.
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i shop here A LOT because it's close to my house and it generally has what I need. Prices are a bit more but I'm happy to support a local business (vs. cheaper chain store nearby that I refuse to step foot in). Selection, especially meat and produce, can be a bit hit or miss. I usually buy produce at Santa Barbara or Donalds anyhow. Staff could be a bit friendlier but oh well... more
I used to live nearby when I first moved to Vancouver. I never shopped here when I lived a block away because it was out of my price range, but there's always some good stuff in the dumpsters behind.
Whenever I did have cash to buy some cool stuff, I always came here.