Good Foods Co-op serves our diverse community through a thriving cooperative business.

We deliver excellent service and value.
We feature wholesome and organic food choices.
We strengthen and expand cooperative ownership.
We support consumer education and environmental stewardship.


Good Foods Co-op, founded in 1972 and located in Lexington, is central Kentucky’s only locally owned and operated cooperative grocery – something our 7,000+ owners are extremely proud of! We focus on local, natural, organic, non-GMO products and wholesome foods while supporting over 250 Kentucky farmers and producers. We offer fresh, local and organic produce; natural and local meats; fresh, sustainably-fished seafood; grab & go entrees; fresh sushi made with organic ingredients; gourmet cheese; olive bar; made-from-scratch baked goods; bulk dry goods, baking needs, and snacks; bulk herbs & spices; body care with ingredient lists you can feel good about; vitamins and supplements; gluten-free foods; and vegetarian/vegan products.

Our café offers a hot buffet, salad bar, deli salads, hot and cold sandwiches, wraps, organic juice bar, organic fair trade coffee, real fruit smoothies, espresso bar and made-from-scratch desserts. We are a trans-fat free kitchen and have FREE WiFi in our dining areas. Need a quiet place to work and plug in? Check out our Rochdale Room, located behind the Coffee Bar.

Good Foods is open every day from 8 am until 10 pm. (Closed only on Christmas Day.) Monday-Friday our hot buffet is served from 11 am until 9 pm. On Saturdays and Sundays we serve brunch from 9 am until 3 pm and dinner from 3 pm until 9 pm.

Everyone is always welcome to shop and eat here; just be sure to try the Good Foods kale on the hot bar…it’s world famous!