Easter Grocery Deals

Save on Your Easter Meal

According to the National Retail Federation’s annual Easter Spending Survey, Americans anticipate shelling out more money than ever before on Easter this year.

Shoppers are expected to spend roughly $17.3 billion on Easter goods this year, a record amount according to the National Retail Federation’s annual Easter Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights and Analytics.

Those celebrating plan to spend an average of $146 per person—the highest level in the 13 years the survey has been conducted, and up significantly over last year’s $140.62 per person and $16.4 billion total. Shoppers will spend $5.5 billion on food, $3 billion on clothing, $2.7 billion on gifts, $2.4 billion on candy and $1.2 billion on flowers

How can you save on your Easter celebration?  Shop the sales, use coupons where possible and prepare a simple meal so that you don’t break the bank.  All the grocery stores have digital coupons and you can use mobile apps to help you save even more on your Easter meal.

Use our guide below for the best prices on the 15 most popular Easter meal items; everything from eggs to ham to pies for dessert.  Whether you are serving brunch, or an Easter dinner, we’ve compared all the best deals from the weekly circulars to give you this local comparison.

If you are shopping at Target be sure to take advantage of the new mobile coupon for a free $10 Target Gift Card when you spend $50 on groceries.  You can get the coupon by texting FOOD to 827438 from your smartphone, or use the in-ad coupon.

Eggs, one dozen white, large, grade A:

  • King Soopers – $1.99
  • Safeway – $2.79
  • Target – $.99
  • Walmart – $2.14

Bone-in Ham Shank:

  • King Soopers – $.88/lb.
  • Safeway – $.97/lb.
  • Walmart – $1.98/lb.
  • Target – NA

Bone-in Ham Butt

  • King Soopers – $1.19/lb.
  • Safeway – $1.27/lb.

Spiral Sliced Ham

  • King Soopers – $1.59/lb.
  • Safeway – $1.57/lb.
  • Sprouts – $1.79/lb.
  • Walmart – 1.98/lb.
  • Target – $1.69/lb.

USDA Choice Ribeye Roast, bone-in

  • King Soopers – $5.67/lb.
  • Safeway – $5.77/lb.
  • Sprouts – $7.99/lb.

Asparagus

  • King Soopers – $1.48/lb.
  • Safeway – $1.99/lb.
  • Sprouts – $1.98/lb.
  • Walmart – 1.97/lb.
  • Target – $2.99/lb.

Russet Potatoes, 10 lb. bag

  • King Soopers – $.99
  • Safeway – $1.99
  • Walmart – $2.94
  • Target – $2.99 for 3 lb. bag of red potatoes

Strawberries 1 lb.

  • King Soopers – $2.99
  • Safeway – $1.50
  • Sprouts – $2.50
  • Walmart – $2.28
  • Target – $1.50

Whole Pineapple

  • King Soopers – $2.99
  • Safeway – $2.99
  • Walmart – $2.98
  • Target – $2.50

Kings Hawaiian Rolls

  • King Soopers – $3.50
  • Safeway – $2.50
  • Walmart – $2.98
  • Target – $3.00

Butter, 1lb.

  • King Soopers – $2.50 for King Soopers Butter
  • Safeway – $1.88 for Challenge Butter
  • Walmart – $2.97 – Great Value Butter
  • Target – $3.00 for Market Pantry Butter

Philadelphia Cream Cheese

  • King Soopers – $1.67
  • Safeway – $1.49
  • Walmart – $2.42
  • Target – $2.37

Bacon

  • King Soopers – $3.99 for Oscar Mayer Bacon 12 oz.
  • Safeway – $3.99 for Smithfield Bacon 16 oz. or $5 for 24 oz.
  • Walmart – $3.24 for Great Value bacon
  • Target – $3.99 for Hormel Black Label bacon 16 oz. or $5.99 for Archer Farms 24 oz. bacon

Folgers Coffee 30.5 oz.

  • King Soopers – $8.69
  • Safeway – $4.99
  • Walmart – $7.94
  • Target – $6.99

Marie Callender Pies

  • King Soopers – $3.99
  • Safeway – $4.99 and get free Reddi-Wip when you buy 2
  • Walmart – $4.97
  • Target – $5.99

Don’t have your Easter menu planned yet?  Check out our list of 7 make-ahead Easter brunch ideas here.

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