Thanksgiving is almost here, and that means one thing – your state-of-the-art Alston kitchen is about to get some serious use! But before you start logging hours cooking on Nov. 26, you’ll have to fill up your shopping cart.

If you’re looking for top-quality meats, vegetables and more to serve to your family on Thanksgiving, look no further than these grocery stores located near your Alston apartment. These stores offer huge selections, great customer service, fresh fare and more!

Giunta’s Meat Farms, located at 318 Portion Rd, Ronkonkoma which is six minutes from your Alston apartment, provides the freshest produce, meat and deli items to over 7 million Long Islanders throughout their several store locations.

For over 35 years, owners Peter Levantino and Philip Giunta have worked together in the food/produce industry. Peter worked for his father at the Hunt’s point terminal market while Philip worked in his father’s supermarket. Naturally, this is how they met. After years of working together, Peter and Philip purchased their first supermarket in 1992.

Handy Pantry, located at 821 Portion Rd, Ronkonkoma which is seven minutes from your Alston apartment, is a 45-year-old family-owned and operated grocery store which has grown to 11 locations throughout the Suffolk County area.

Their stores offer a high level of customer service and help you avoid the long lines at big-name supermarkets. Their deli department offers Boar’s Head meats and cheeses, freshly prepared salads and made-to-order meals and snacks, and they also sell fresh fruits and vegetables, a full line of dairy products, groceries, frozen foods, bakery foods, beer and more.

Giunta’s Meat Farms

318 Portion Rd, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

(631) 580-4720

Handy Pantry

821 Portion Rd, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

(631) 467-4474