Welcome to Central Coop!

Central Co-op is a community-owned natural foods cooperative open to everyone, with locations on Seattle’s Capitol Hill and opening soon in Tacoma’s West End. Owned by our shoppers and workers, we’re a complete grocery store dedicated to high-quality products, sustainable practices and strong relationships with Washington farmers and artisans. Since 1978 Central Co-op has specialized in providing fresh, organic, bulk, and local foods and supplements for our shoppers’ health and enjoyment!

Upcoming Events:


Owners take 10% off one shopping trip! Plus, special Daily Deals for all shoppers!

Nominating Committee Meet & Greet

Meet current members of the Nominating Committee and Board of Trustees. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about the role, and in turn the Nominating Committee will be able to learn more about you and the strengths and vision you could bring to the Co-op!

Coffee & Donuts with Garland

Current and potential investors can chat with CEO Garland McQueen about what’s happening at the co-op and learn more about preferred shares.