Grocery Outlet discount store opens in Lake Forest at old Fresh & Easy site – Orange County Register

LAKE FOREST — John Claycomb walked down the aisles of the new Grocery Outlet Bargain Market, checking out the deals.

Claycomb, who has lived in Lake Forest since 1975 and is a coach for AYSO and Lake Forest Little League, said he likes chain stores for their selection and bargain prices. And having one so close to home makes it even better, he said.

“I always come in for one thing, but I end up leaving with a bagful,” he said Thursday morning, Dec. 7.

Claycomb was among hundreds of people at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Grocery Outlet on El Toro Road, west of Trabuco Road. The store is replacing the former Fresh & Easy.

Grocery Outlet, sometimes called the T.J. Maxx of supermarkets, is headquartered in Emeryville. The company buys discounted or overstock name-brand products…

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