Food Basics is the discount banner of Metro Ontario Inc. and operates over 115 stores across Ontario. Since 1995, Food Basics continues to save our Customers money on all their grocery needs and where our Customers receive “always more for less”.
Our community-based corporate stores offer competitive prices on a variety of top national brand products, international foods as well as our own high quality products- Selection and Irresistibles, in an easy to shop layout.
Our payment options are cash, debit or Visa, MasterCard, and
American Express credit cards and Visa, MasterCard
and American Express prepaid bank gift cards.
We accept Metro-Food Basics gift cards, Metro gift cards, A&P gift cards, Visa gift cards, Metro gift certificates, Food Basics gift certificates.*
We do not accept AIR MILES Reward Certificates at Food Basics Stores - only at Metro Stores in Ontario.
Rainchecks are not issued at Food Basics. Food Basics offers great weekly specials at maximum savings for our Customers.
All advertised items in our flyer are “while supplies last” and we reserve the right to limit purchases to reasonable family requirements.
Yes. Gift Cards make the simplest gift shopping ever! Food Basics sells Metro-Food Basics Gift Cards in denominations of $20, $50 and $100. Larger amounts can be purchased by speaking to the Store Manager. Metro-Food Basics Gift Cards can be used in all of our Food Basics and Metro Stores.
Also, you can choose from a large variety of other Retailer Gift Cards in various denominations. These are easy to give and easy to use with no returning of unwanted items.
All gift card sales are final. No refunds or exchanges will be provided.
See the store for details, and the backer card attached to each gift card, as terms and conditions apply.
We currently do not offer online shopping or delivery service. However we have over 115 Food Basics stores in Ontario to serve you. Please visit our Store Locator to find a store near you.
Our stores carry thousands of items. Different stores carry
different products based on customer buying trends and
available shelf space at the store. Slow-moving and low-demand products are discontinued and are replaced with new
products such as gluten-free lines and international products.
If you are looking for a specific product, we require the UPC which is the 12-digit bar code on the product or please speak
to your local Food Basics Store Manager.
Our products are exclusive to our stores and we do not sell wholesale for export.