Shop For Thanksgiving at These Local Specialty Stores

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Whether you are hosting family and friends or are a guest at Thanksgiving dinner, prepping the perfect meal or side dish is easy with the right tools. Take a trip to some of the best stores near our Cranberry apartments.


Located less than 4 miles from Cranberry, PA, this authentic Italian Market features some of the best meats, cheeses, Italian coffees and desserts you can find. If you are looking for traditional Italian ingredients, then Labriola's is a must. This market boasts over 40 different types of premium olive oils, which will add spectacular flavor and variety to any dish. Or, you can pair fragrant olive oils with over 50 different types of cheeses, Boar's Head premium meats, and freshly baked Mancini and Breadworks bread for the perfect Thanksgiving cheese plate appetizer. If you are looking to minimize the effort while maximizing the flavor at your Thanksgiving meal, Labriola's deli can prepare several different trays with a variety of products. Showing up to Thanksgiving with a delicious deli tray will not disappoint!

There is no way to celebrate Thanksgiving without dessert and the obligatory after-dinner coffee to prevent a full food coma. Labriola's prepares some of the best traditional Italian desserts around. The market also has in store several varieties of Italian coffees and espressos that will give guests the perfect pick-me-up to enjoy the rest of the holiday (and maybe even get a jump start on Black Friday shopping)!


While Giant Eagle may be a local chain store, the Giant Eagle Market District store in Wexford is less than 15 minutes away from Cranberry, PA, and has the feel of an artisan grocer. This location is stocked with several specialty items, including bulk grains, seeds and pasta, colored sugars for confectionary treats, and a large selection of local craft beers. With a meat selection that is both abundant in variety and hand selected each day, and a seafood selection that is a sustainably sourced, Giant Eagle proteins will be a delight at your Thanksgiving dinner. Certified organic and locally grown produce are always available at low prices, so prepping a delicious and eco-friendly meal will be as easy as pumpkin pie!


Need a break from the traditional hustle and bustle of holiday preparations? Venture with family or friends to Soergel Orchards & Gardens for an enjoyable day picking pumpkins and sunflowers while shopping for homemade desserts and other Thanksgiving treats. Soergel's is so much more than just an orchard: here they have a variety of shops with handmade goods, pies, apple ciders (for both kids and adults), floral arrangements and home decor. You can pick fresh flowers or pumpkins to adorn your house before you finish up holiday shopping for desserts, apple treats and finishing touches for your Thanksgiving table. Soergel's has been providing Pennsylvanians with the best local produce and homemade desserts for generations. When you shop at Soergel's you will enjoy the experience and forget the stress the holidays can bring!

If you are in the Cranberry, PA area or are interested in moving, contact us today to learn more about living, working and traveling in this beautiful town.