Where to Buy Groceries on Your Fort Morgan Vacation

Your next vacation to Fort Morgan is sure to be a fun-filled adventure for the entire family. When you get checked in to your rental, there’s plenty to do to get started! You’ll need to get everything unpacked, enjoy the view from your window, think about the main things you want to do while you’re in town, and, of course, grab some food! 

Buying your own groceries and cooking in your rental is a great way to save some money on your vacation, but you don’t have to give up having a special meal just because you’re cooking for yourself. Luckily, there are several convenient grocery stores near our Fort Morgan vacation rentals, so you can always find your favorite snack. 

Fresh Market Seafood

For your trip to the Gulf Shores area, you’re definitely going to want to indulge in some delicious seafood, and now you can prepare it right in your rental! Fresh Market Seafood is a family-owned and operated business that prides itself on offering the freshest daily seafood around. Prices can fluctuate depending on the season, but you can rest assured you’re always getting a great deal.

fresh fish in fort morgan seafood market

The market seafood selections are centered around shrimp, fish, crab, oysters, and specialty items. They also serve prepared foods that are ready to eat right away, like seafood gumbo, crab cakes, and house-made sauces. If you want fresh seafood but don’t feel like cooking it yourself, you can get a meal to-go! Selections include shrimp, royal red trails, snow crab, gumbo, and more, with several different combo options. These meals also include corn and potatoes.

Fresh Market Seafood is located at 15849 Highway 180 West. They are open daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Pines Grocery, Liquor Store, and Seafood Shop

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To get all of your food and drinks in one convenient location, head into The Pines Grocery, Liquor Store, and Seafood Shop. This store is family owned and operated and serves as your classic All-American grocery store. The store contains all your favorite foods and has everything you need to prepare breakfast, lunch, or dinner for your family. But the appeal doesn’t stop there! You can also pick up any beer, wine, or liquor you’d like to pair with your meal or enjoy as you watch the waves roll in.

The Pines also has an incredible seafood shop offering up some of the area’s freshest catches. Prices can vary depending on what’s in season. You might not believe it, but that’s still not all! You can also visit Behind the Pines Restaurant for a bite to eat, grab a hot slice at the pizza shop, or get your fishing equipment at the bait and tackle shop. This is truly your one-stop shop for all your beach needs! 

The Pines Grocery, Liquor Store, and Seafood Shop is located at 8818 State Highway 180. They are open daily from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.

Sassy Bass Market Place

Sassy Bass Market Place is another great all-inclusive spot to help you stock your kitchen. This deli market has been operating since 1993 and is another proud family owned and operated business. Not only can you find the best food, wine, and craft beers around, but you can also browse the adjoining gift shop to find a unique souvenir or pick up any beach equipment you may have forgotten to pack for your trip.

One of the biggest appeals of Sassy Bass is their grocery delivery! You can easily visit their website and select the food you’d like to purchase, and the awesome staff at Sassy Bass will bring it right to your rental. Sassy Bass also operates several different specialty shops including Crazy Donuts, the Pizza Deli, Butcher Shop, Fresh Seafood, Liquor Store, and more, as well as their Amazin’ Grill, Caribbean Grille, and Island Grill!

Sassy Bass Market Place is located at 5160 Highway 180. They are open daily from 7 a.m. until 9:30 p.m.

The Butcher’s Block


Owner Danny Hovark has worked for years to provide high quality meats and vegetables at The Butcher’s Block. All of the butchers here are skilled and experienced in their field and only offer 100% all-natural USDA Certified angus beef. The pork and lamb found throughout the shop is pasture raised for the best living conditions for the animals as well as superior taste once it arrives to the customer.

In addition to the meat and vegetable selections available to you, The Butcher’s Block also offers specialty items. Their jellies and jams are freshly made and feature unique flavors that everyone is sure to enjoy. You can also get a special selection like bacon-wrapped stuffed jalapenos, chicken cordon bleu, and stuffed pork tenderloins! One stop to this incredible location will give you everything you need to produce an unforgettable meal.

The Butcher’s Block is located at 15849 Highway 180. They are open daily from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Dollar General

If all else fails and you somehow haven’t found what you’re looking for at these other shops, there is a convenient Dollar General location right in Gulf Shores. You can find any food you might be looking for, whether it’s a pantry selection, freezer food, or specialty item. Best of all, the store stays true to its name by offering all items at some of the lowest prices in the area, so you can save money without sacrificing quality.

In addition to their food selections, Dollar General also has plenty of items you may need for your time on the beach. If you’ve forgotten a hat or sunscreen, you can grab it here! They also sell beach equipment like chairs and umbrellas, as well as floating devices or beach balls to keep you entertained while you’re on the shore. Dollar General makes it easy to get in, get out, and enjoy the rest of your vacation! 

Dollar General is located at 15827A State Highway 180. They are open daily from 7 a.m. until 10 p.m.

Beachfront Rental in Gulf Shores

All of these grocery stores and specialty shops are easy to get to when you arrive in Gulf Shores, so you may even want to stop by each of them! Once you’re done shopping, return to our Gulf Shores rentals to get unpacked and prepare for the getaway of your dreams! Fort Morgan Property Management is proud to offer luxurious, comfortable, and affordable accommodations for families of all sizes. Our goal is to make you feel like family, which is why we don’t spare any expense to provide everything you need for your trip.

Plan Your Next Stay

Whether you’re traveling with your sweetheart or the whole extended family, our beachfront rentals in Gulf Shores and Fort Morgan are the perfect place for you. Not sure which rental would be best to meet your needs? Our dedicated staff is happy to help you in your search! Once you arrive, we’re always here to answer any questions or address any concerns you might have. There’s never been a better time to plan a getaway to Fort Morgan and Gulf Shores! Contact us today to learn more about all of our Fort Morgan vacation rentals