Here are locations of some full-service supermarkets in Midtown West, for when you don't want restaurant food, and deli food proves too expensive.
At the NE corner of 49th & 8th is a Food Emporium, with a full-service first-floor deli, and an escalator to and from the basement, where the groceries are available.
Farther north on 8th Avenue is a Gristede's, between 53rd and 54th.
North again at Columbus Circle, where 8th crosses Broadway and 59th, is a Whole Foods, in the basement of the Time Warner Building.
And there's a Morton Williams running between 57th and 58th streets, midblock between 7th and 8th Avenues. You can enter either at 58th or 57th. Eating area and restrooms downstairs; groceries and a deli are on the first floor.
The A, C and E subway lines service all these locations. The C and E stop one block from Food Emporium.
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