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    What Food Store is Best?

    I like Ling and Sons, as the store is newer and the set-up is easy - but are the prices among the food stores similiar or is there one better than another?

    Anyone ever do the delivery to your hotel room?
    Was it worth it?


    Thanks

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    http://www.aruba.com/Home/search.asp...grocery+stores

    i prefer Lings too.
    I also like Super Food.
    My least favorites are Hong King or Certified.
    All pricing is similar/competitive.
    I find Lings has the best wine selection.
    Some of our members here have had delivery....maybe cindyo ?
    you may want to private message her.

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    We enjoy the meats and breads at Super Foods.

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    I prefer Ling....








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    We always shop at Lings as it is very clean and the food has always been fresh. I don't think you'll get any bargains at any of the food stores, so we always go to Lings at it is also convenient to Palm and Eagle Beach (if you have a car).


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    Dido on Lings,I work in the supermarket business and they have a great selection and most of all the store is clean.The only thing that they need improvement on is the Deli,they need to higher more help.
    Last edited by DANNYO; 06-23-2010 at 10:56 AM.

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    Most of our shopping is usually done at Ling's. I like the chicken breast and the bakery over at Super Foods! We also do a lot of shopping over at Price Smart by the airport.(More of a Costco type store)
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    We always shop at Lings. It's such a nice clean store and they usually have whatever we're looking for.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JRTx2 View Post
    I like Ling and Sons, as the store is newer and the set-up is easy - but are the prices among the food stores similiar or is there one better than another?
    I have found that the prices at Ling's are the highest among the stores. It's a nice store but reminds me too much of the USA. We prefer Kong Hing or Super Foods (we like alot of the Dutch products.) It's just all a matter of personal preference.
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    We do the bulk of our shopping at Lings but end up in almost all the supermarkets looking for specific items that are out of stock at Lings.

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