Welcome to Giant Penny

Located right in between the Plaza/Midwood and NoDa neighborhoods, Giant Penny is a popular neighborhood shopping spot. We are pleased to be able to offer our community fresh for less—with the lowest meat prices in the Charlotte area and affordable, low-cost healthy fruits and vegetables—from our family to yours.
Great Popular Products

Check out what you need to fill your pantry for less

Fresh Produce

Low-cost healthy fruits and vegetables—from our family to yours

Fresh Meats

All of our meat is 100% fresh, never frozen and packed in house without preservatives

How It Started

Family-owned and operated since husband and wife team Le Nguyen and Huong Tran first opened the doors in 1992. The Tran siblings--together with our dedicated staff--bring over 200 combined years of experience in the grocery business. Our rich heritage as a community grocer dictates our commitment to provide quality products and everyday value delivered to you with a friendly approach.  
Butcher in House Ready To Help You

Our butchers are passionate about hand cutting fresh quality meats that will provide the tender and juicy flavors that your family expects.

Our Fresh Poultry and Pork are Locally Sourced

Our goal is to provide fresh high-quality poultry and pork affordable for everyone.

Fresh for You

We take fresh foods very seriously. We source local produce when it is fresh and available to bring you the best selection all year long.

Local Craft Beer

Choose from a growing selection of craft and local beers. Please let us know if you can’t find what you are looking for in the store and we’ll do our best to order an item for you.

Our Address

3330 The Plaza, Charlotte, NC 28205

Get in Touch

704-333-3454, Fax: 704-333-1402

Opening Hours

Monday through Saturday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Sunday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm