From Our Editors
QFC West Seattle, the latest outpost of the growing local grocery chain, is designed for maximum convenience. Not only is the store open 24 hours, it also offers indoor parking for those looking to avoid the rain. With an extensive produce and organic section, a wine department that offers generous bottle discounts to QFC Advantage Card holders, a hot food bar, deli, bakery and in-store Starbucks counter with limited seating, nearly anything is possible inside the bright, clean space. Other amenities include a daily pharmacy and RedBox machine, perfect for anyone under the weather needing to pick up a prescription, grab a meal to take home and wanting to catch the latest new release DVD. Parent company Kroger offers a self-scanning checkout option, as well as an app that lets shoppers download digital coupons straight to their phones – how perfect for the tech-friendly Pacific Northwest.