Three Rivers Market

Three Rivers Market is a locally–owned, independent, natural foods grocery store serving the Knoxville community and East Tennessee since 1981.

Three Rivers Market specializes in authentic local, organic and naturally-grown foods, including fresh produce, cheeses, fair trade coffees, chocolates, and teas, more than 200 culinary and medicinal herbs and spices, the largest bulk food selection in town, and freshly prepared deli foods, including a hot food bar and salad bar. They also carry your favorite refrigerated, frozen, and packaged groceries, fresh local breads from Tellico Grains, Flour Head Bakery, Complete Choice Bakery, and The Bakery Lady, fresh local milk from Cruze Farms, cheeses from several local producers, including Sweetwater Valley Farm and Blackberry Farm, and many, many more healthful and delicious foods.

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Latitude: 35.9809407 Longitude: -83.9283586 Elevation: 938 ft
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Hours Open

8 am - 9 pm, Monday-Sunday

Eco-Friendly Notes

Three Rivers Market stocks products that meet high quality standards designed to promote land and community health. For example, the produce is either Certified Organic, Certified Naturally Grown, or has its sustainable origins verified by a representative from Three Rivers Market.

Three Rivers Market recently moved to a newly renovated building. Eco-features include argon-insulated windows, SIPs (Structural Insulated Panels) in the ceiling, a heat-recovery water system, good water run off site planning, and ample bike racks. Additionally, Three Rivers Market recycles, donates, or composts everything they can in order to minimize waste.

Locally or Family Owned Business Notes

Three Rivers Market is Tennessee’s only food cooperative, owned by over 4,600 neighbors, friends, and family. You can join at any time. Membership is easy and open to all. You do not have to be a member to shop at Three Rivers Market.

ADA Accessibility Notes

ADA accessible

Pet Friendly Notes

While pets are not allowed in the store, there are four carabiners near the front door where you can hitch your dog next to water bowls and dog beds while you shop. Dogs are allowed in the side patio area.


I love stopping for a hot bowl of homemade soup. Yum!

Chloie Airoldi-Watters, 10/29/2011

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