Whole Foods Market

923 Houston Northcutt Blvd. Mt. Pleasant

(843) 971-7240

www.wholefoodsmarket.com

Whole Foods stocks stuff you won’t find at most grocery stores: exotic cheese, organic meats, unique snacks, and in-bulk nuts and dried fruits. Just remember to bring your own bags, unless you want to pay for them.

Local Runner Up

Caviar & Bananas

51 George St. Downtown

(843) 577-7757

www.caviarandbananas.com

Popular with the college crowd looking to escape campus food, this shiny spot stocks a good variety of drinks, gourmet goods, and a tasty array of made-to-order food like sushi and salad.