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Bailey's General Store

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Address: 2477 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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+1 239-472-1516
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00

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Good but high price!

Really a lot of delicious food but very expensive! A Small bucket of guacamole 9 dollars.. wow. But still I love this store, Perfect to grab something to take along and eat... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Kristiansand, Norway
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Kristiansand, Norway
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Really a lot of delicious food but very expensive! A Small bucket of guacamole 9 dollars.. wow. But still I love this store, Perfect to grab something to take along and eat later.

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Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
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157 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

*They have some namebrand GF items(Annie's, Udi & others) in the boxed and freezer section. *What a nice surprise for a small neighborhood grocery. *The fresh produce section looked really good too. * Thanks for having gluten free options!

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Thank DebGFtraveler
Franeker, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my go-to-grocery store during my stay at Sanibel. Was really glad they sold good fresh fruit and juices. Also loved the coffee but most of all I reeeally like the donuts. A special mention of Cashae is in place here - she made me feel very welcome. Her friendly attitude definately made come back a couple more times!... More 

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Thank herman710
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi Herman from Holland, We are happy to hear you enjoyed yourself while visiting our islands. Our doughnuts pair perfectly with a cup of coffee from our coffee bar. Looking forward to your next visit, Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

Sanibel Island, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local depot for groceries and hardware needs- great selection of ready made foods, good variety of specialty foods and beers, even has fishing tackle and bait- something for everyone!

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Thank docshaver
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi docshaver, You're right, there is something for everyone at our store. We specialize in ready-made foods and offer a wide variety of grocery and hardware products. See you next time! Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

Sanibel Island, Florida
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79 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bailey's store has just about everything you need in one spot. Groceries, a general/hardware store, and a liquor store. You can enjoy a great cup of coffee at the coffee bar, buy delicious cakes and other desserts, have your favorite sandwich made to your liking and find a great meat and seafood selection. They even make their own sausages daily!... More 

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Thank SBI-13
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi SBI-13, Thanks for enjoying your shopping experience with us. Customer service is extremely important to us and we are glad you noticed our attention to guests' needs. There are lots of grab and go options in our deli, bakery, and produce departments. Thanks for choosing Bailey's, Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

Sanibel Island, Florida
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love a trip to Baileys on Tarpon Bay Rd. just off Periwinkle. The hardware store is very well equipped and the staff are knowledgeable. Connected is the Bailey's Food store: one of two options on the Island...the other being Jerrys. We like Bailey's for the variety, the incredible bakery, fresh produce section and good prices. Lots of parking and... More 

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Thank howardbreen
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi howardbreen, We are happy to hear you find what you are looking for while shopping with us on Sanibel. Our central location is perfectly situated in "downtown" Sanibel with lots of dining and shopping opportunities nearby. Our bakery and produce sections are quite popular. Thanks for choosing to shop with us, Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

Chicago, Illinois
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262 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Actually was quite disappointed in Bailey's. Basically it is a grocery store and a hardware store together (or next to each other - connected). I expected more touristy and souvenir stuff, but there was actually very little souvenir/touristy stuff and more actual hardware and grocery store items. Good for locals who live on the island, for any touristy/souvenir stuff, go... More 

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Thank jbrenz
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi jbrenz, You're right, we are a specialty hardware and grocery store. While we are sad to hear you didn't find what you were looking for, we agree that there are better souvenir stores on Sanibel. Next time you are with us try our handcrafted guacamole and salsas; you might want to take those home instead of a souvenir! Thanks... More 

Sioux City, Iowa
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158 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped to pick up a few items for the condo kitchen - great fruit and meats and ide variety of other gourmet and staples -

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Thank BikeHawk
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi BikeHawk, We strive to offer a wide variety of products in our store and are happy you found what you were looking for while staying with us on Sanibel. See you again soon, Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

Seymour, Connecticut
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice place to stop and pick some things up for our stay ... everything from food to wine and souvenirs

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Thank Jennifer T
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer T, Glad to hear you found what you were looking for while shopping with us. Wine is a personal favorite of ours as well :) See you next time, Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

Omaha, Nebraska
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199 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a super store, by any means, but it's got everything a tourist or short-timer needs; it even has a hardware store connected to it. Prices are high (e.g. $5 for a small box of cereal), but hey, you're on vacation. Produce is fresh. Selection is good for such a small store.

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Thank lheadley
2477Periwinkle, Owner at Bailey's General Store, responded to this review

Hi lheadley, We are happily not-a-superstore and plan to remain that way. Customer service is our highest priority and our prices average on-par with our competitors across the causeway. Thanks for choosing to shop with us, Calli Johnson 4th generation owner operator More 

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