Welcome to The Common Market, Your Locally-Owned Grocery & Cafe! Start here.


We carry over 300 fresh options daily, and we boast the widest organic selection in Frederick.  We also support local growers who farm in sustainable ways, or who may be transitioning to organic – a three year process!  Below are the standards you can expect out of the produce sold in store.

  1. Primarily USDA certified organic
  2. If not organic, then LOCAL
  3. FairTrade (when accessible)
  4. Sustainable

Much of our produce comes from the following locations: