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[Image of the Mainco building via liQcity]
Hot on the heels of upscale lowercase supermarket foodcellar comes news of another place for Queens West to buy its groceries: Metfoods is coming to the middle of 51st Ave between Vernon and 5th Street. The Mainco elevator building currently on the site will be demolished, and the ground floor of the building that goes up in its place will house the market. Of course, it won't be done any time soon, but within two years, residents of L.I.C. will be able to choose between lush foodcellar produce and more reasonably-priced Metfood wares.
· Storecasting: Foodceller Opens Tomorrow, L.I.C. Finally Gets Groceries [Racked]
· Another grocery store for LIC: MetFoods to manifest on 51st Ave [liQcity]