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“Better than Denny's”
Review of Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market
Ranked #158 of 3,115 Restaurants in Phoenix
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $15
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Buffet, Takeout
Description: Welcome to your Phoenix, AZ Whole Foods Market! Founded in 1978 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market is the leading retailer of natural and organic foods, the first national "Certified Organic" grocer, and uniquely positioned as America's Healthiest Grocery Store™.
Prince Albert, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
309 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
“Better than Denny's”
Reviewed December 17, 2012 via mobile

I've been to better Whole Foods but I've also been to worse with no selection.

We ate here (Mayo location) for breakfast/brunch each day on vacation, as it was a better alternative to other places and more cost effective.

Get there eat for breakfast or things will be cold, stale or picked over.

Wish there were more fruits and vegetables. Other Whole Foods I've been to had far more selections in those.

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Paradise Valley, Arizona
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“whole foods for sit down meal”
Reviewed December 14, 2012

The Whole Foods at Tatum and Shea is simply a great deal..check the extensive salad bar...something for everyone, organic,vegan etc., the pizza is very good, also really delicious soups and a well thought out prepared foods section..grab a punnet or plate ..then check out and grab a table ..there are only about 6 or 7 tables but there is always take home.. either way a meal for 4 runs about $20'00 to $30.00.. well worth it!

  • Visited December 2012
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Phoenix, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
275 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“The hot/cold bar awful, messy, disgusting”
Reviewed December 1, 2012

Arrived on a Friday for lunch 1 pm it was disqusting. The hot bar had some items that were dried, and unless you read the description it was a few beans, a few stale sliced sweet potatoes, something called tofu stroganoff, it was disgusting. The cold bar most items had not been replenished it was messy someone has spilled stuff all over floor. All for $7.99 lb

Visited November 2012
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Sierra Vista, Arizona
Level 6 Contributor
165 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
“Love this place!”
Reviewed June 1, 2012

There are several Whole Foods in the Phoenix area. I actually stopped at the one in Mesa. We don't have a Whole Foods in my town so I stocked up on the things I can't get there. The cashier was very thoughtful--asked me if I would like a complimentary bag of ice for the long trip back home. As it was 112º in Phoenix, I said most definitely!

Visited June 2012
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alberta
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“they got it right.”
Reviewed March 25, 2012

I love this place i shop and eat here several times a week when i can.. take a look around and see how they have gotten it right. the marketing of whole foods and the food bar is so tasty and great value. I love that they now have a happy hour.. There are so many good options to eat there.. you can have anything health food or regular food.. Wish there were more of these.. make sure to try this out..

Visited December 2011
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