Welcome to the Co-op!

All are welcome at The Common Market, a community owned natural foods store and cafe located in Frederick, Maryland since 1974.


The Common Market is a community-owned and controlled retail store for whole, natural foods and other goods and provisions. We offer a wide selection of products that are organically produced and locally-sourced whenever available, at reasonable prices, to support healthy lifestyle choices for both our Owners and the general public.

The Common Market offers fresh organic produce, bulk foods, ethically raised meats, seafood, cheeses and natural groceries and wellness items. We have a full-service deli and bakery, featuring homemade soups, baked goods, sandwiches, muffins, salads and a hot bar.


Stop in and enjoy friendly service, good healthy food, and a wide range of wonderful products for you and your family.

The Common Market supports sustainable agriculture, certified organic, fair trade, and local and small family farms in our buying practices.

Shopping at The Common Market is an investment in your community.

Please come visit us!