No trip to Italy is complete without some major shopping, but this post is not about that. Its about where to get your basic groceries when you first get to The Villa Boomerang. A listing of local markets can be found by clicking this link

Our favorites in order are as follows

LIDL in Omegna

For all your basics like water, coffee, cleaning supplies, excellent wine selection, excellent baker, dried meats and basic stuff. Its by far the most reasonably priced shop. Remember to bring your own bags and a 1 Euro coin for the trolley.

Address: Via IV Novembre, 35, 28887 Omegna (VB), Italy
Hours:   Sunday 9AM–8PM
Monday 8AM–8:30PM
Tuesday 8AM–8:30PM
Wednesday 8AM–8:30PM
Thursday 8AM–8:30PM
Friday 8AM–8:30PM
Saturday 8AM–8:30PM

Iper COOP Gravellona Toce

Major shopping center with MacDonalds, free wifi, a Vodaphone shop, Coffee Shop. Bring your own bags and a 1 Euro coin for the trolley. Great underground parking

Address: Corso Guglielmo Marconi, 46, 28883 Gravellona Toce VB, Italy


Hours: Sunday 9AM–9PM
Monday 9AM–9PM
Tuesday 9AM–9PM
Wednesday 9AM–9PM
Thursday 9AM–9PM
Friday  9AM–10PM
Saturday 9AM–9PM