Supermarkets and markets


Close to higher education establishments are two supermarkets:

  • Carrefour City (33 Rue de la Scierie La Rochelle)
  • and Carrefour Market (Rue Nicolas Gargot Aytré)

Many other supermarkets and hypermarkets are present in the agglomeration of La Rochelle, such as Hyper U, Leclerc, Carrefour, LIDL, Leader Price, Intermarket, ..


The market hall (1 rue Gambetta) located in the historic city center of La Rochelle is open every day, and the “big market” on Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

But eight other markets are open in the districts and towns of the outskirts of La Rochelle, on different days. All these markets offer local produce, such as fish and shellfish.

Buy seasonal fruits and vegetables, to eat at reasonable prices: :

Asian supermarkets

  • Aux saveurs D’Asie (14-16 rue des dames in La Rochelle)  
  • PROXI ASIA (14 Rue de la Ferté in La Rochelle)
  • Exocity shopping (ZAC de Beaulieu Est, 51 Rue du 18 Juin , 17138 Puilboreau)