With many stores holding “at-risk” or senior-only shopping hours, it’s hard to know what’s open when - there are town and volunteer resources to help. If you’re tired of traditional grocery stores, see the list of farmstands and wholesale distributors that now sell retail. Also: let neighbors know what shopping was like with our new In Stock in local stores map! Staying close to home? Play Arlington Shop Local Bingo when you shop!
Arlington Business Open / Closed Listings
There are three actively managed listings of businesses open in town!
- Hungry? Gary Goldsmith’s Arlington Restaurant Status is updated regularly and includes full takeout and delivery status and how to contact them. (featured in Your Arlington)
- The town’s Arlington Open Businesses list comes directly from local businesses and includes operating hours, contact info, and delivery/curbside pickup availability. (More business owner resources)
- Patricia Harrigan Browne runs Support Local Businesses with a crowdsourced list of open Arlington stores. (featured in Your Arlington).
- Outside of Arlington, MassLive has a large list of store changes due to COVID.
At-Risk And Senior Only Shopping Hours
Many businesses, especially larger stores, have set aside specific hours in the morning for at-risk individuals or seniors. Please respect their policies, and only shop during those hours if you truly have risk factors!
- Hardware Stores (see full town list)Open, limited hours - best bet is order online for pickup.
- Groceries (see full town list)
- Stop & Shop; Seniors 60+ or at-risk shopping 6AM - 7:30AM; Regular hours 7:30AM - 8PM; +1-781-646-3625; Stop & Shop COVID FAQs
- Trader Joes; Seniors 60+ / disabilities shopping 8AM - 9AM; Regular hours 9AM - 7PM; Closed Easter 12-April; +1-781-646-9138; Trader Joes COVID FAQ
- Whole Foods; Seniors 60+ 8AM - 9AM; Regular hours 9AM - 8PM; +1-781-777-7200; Whole Foods COVID FAQs
- Pharmacies (see full town list)
- Stop & Shop pharmacy; open 7AM - 6PM weekdays; 7AM - 3PM weekends; +1-781-643-3267
- CVS offers free 1-2 day Rx delivery - new program!
- CVS - by high school - 833 Mass Ave; open 8AM - 9PM weekdays; 9AM - 8PM weekends; +1-781-643-4272
- CVS - Cambridge line - 23 Mass Ave; open 9AM - 8PM weekdays; 9AM - 5PM weekends; +1-781-648-0557
- Walgreens offers free Rx shipping
- Walgreens - East Arlington - 324 Mass Ave; Senior 60+ only Tuesdays 8AM - 9AM; open 8AM - 9PM weekdays; 9AM - 9PM weekends; +1-781-643-4112
- Walgreens - by Trader Joes - 1425 Mass Ave; Senior 60+ only Tuesdays 8AM - 9AM; open 8AM - 9PM weekdays; 9AM - 9PM weekends; +1-781-646-3869
- Banks - full town list with current hours
- Convenience Stores - full town list with current hours
- Vets / Pet Health - full town list with current hours
- Laundromats - full town list with current hours
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