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“Purple Porch:Great place to find local and organic food”
22 Oct 2017
Purple Porch Co-op is a food co-op in the East Bank of Downtown South Bend. We are a small grocery store that features local and organic foods - including fresh produce, dry goods, bulk foods dairy and meats (and more!). We also have a cafe ("Cafe...more
Quaint little place in the up and coming area across the river from downtown. Local and organic food. Fermented drinks and free trade coffee. If you are looking for it, they likely have it. Weekly Farmers Market outside.
I passed through South Bend on a cross-country road trip and was very pleased to find this gem. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food and snack offerings were nutritious and delicious. PLUS when I accidentally left my wallet at the store and...More
Friends in SBN, skip fast food restaurants for lunch and go to Purple Porch. Healthy, delicious, wholesome food will energize your afternoon.
Serve yourself soup, salad, drinks, locally roasted coffee. I had the quinoa power salad and a bowl of Thai soup. I enjoyed sitting...More
There are many options for goods and groceries. Local farmers grow the food, how cool! I found a lot of goods here as well as a tasty lunch. The staff is very nice and knowledge.It's a fun little place to visit. I'm a fan of...More
Lunch at Cafe Max is always so delicious. Purple Porch is a locally owned Co-op, sourcing much of its organic groceries from local farmers and dairies. The cafe within the Co-op is Cafe Max. There is a wonderful organic salad bar full of fresh veggies,...More
I was in South Bend visiting friends after a long haitus and was planning to eat lunch at Emporium, as I fondly remembered their fried zucchini and quiche for lunch. Discovered the Emporium no longer serves fried zucchini, and since the rest of their new...More