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100 first Questions – Shopping

In the different markets in Oldenburg you can find food, household goods, tools and everything that is needed at home. Further down you can find some examples for supermarkets and specialized stores.

The supermarkets are normally opened daily between 08:00 and 20:00 O’clock. On Sundays all shops are closed. The well known supermarkets in Oldenburg are:

Super Market in Oldenburg

Weekly markets with fresh food such as fruit and vegetables in Oldenburg take place on the following days and locations:

  • Pferdemarkt: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
  • Rathausmarkt: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
  • Bloherfelde: Wednesday and Friday
  • Kreyenbrück: Wednesday and Friday

The following supermarkets are offering foreign groceries:

  • Asien Markt: Staulinie 10
  • De Goey Kaas: Schüttingstraße 13
  • Pasha: Ritterstraße 3
  • Sultan: Ritterstraße 6
  • 11-Länder-Markt: Cloppenburger Straße 305
  • Star Markt, Nadorster Straße 83
  • SHAMS, Bloherfelder Straße 160
  • ÖZ-TEX, An den Voßbergen 14
  • LK Lebensmittel GmbH, Nadorster Straße 261
  • Shyoukhi Markt, Alexanderstraße 115
    and more

Furthermore there are different markets where you can buy secondhand goods for reasonable prices:

Furniture stores Address Opening hours Telephone
Diakonie- Buntes Kaufhaus Eßkamp 23 Mo.-Fr.: 9:30-17:00 0441-9736315
Diakonie- Der Möbelhof Cloppenburger Str. 313 Mo.-Fr.: 10:00-17:30 0441-35082309
Oldenburger Sozialkaufhaus MehrWert Herrenweg 173 Mo.-Fr.:  9.30-18:00

Sa.: 9.30-14:00

Clothing stores Address Opening hours
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz (DRK) Kurlandallee 23 Tuesday.: 9:00-17:00 O’Clock
Diakonie-Laden „Blaues Wunder“ Liegnitzer Straße 2 Mo.-Fr.: 9:00-12:00 O’Clock and

15:00-18:00 (except Wednesdays)

Diakonie-Laden „Kunterbunt“ Edewechter        Landstr. 80 Mo.-Fr.: 9:00-12:00 O’Clock and

Mo.-Do.: 14.30-17.30 O’Clock

Diakonie-Laden „Stoffwechsel“ Cloppenburger Str. 313 Mo.-Do.: 10:00-17.30 O’Clock and

Fr.: 10:00-13:00 O’Clock

Kleiderkammer “Wühlmaus” Im Gemeindezentrum Hartenkamp 18 Tuesday: 10:00-12:00

Thursday: 15:00-17:00 O’Clock

Soziales Kaufhaus PETER 39 Peterstraße 39 Mo.-Thursday: 10:00-18:00 and
Fr-Sa.: 10:00-13:00 O’Clock
Fachleute Oldenburg Theodor-Francksen-STraße 81 Thursday and Friday: 10:00-13:00, 14:30 – 18:00O’Clock

Saturday: 10:00-16:00 O’Clock


(Give away market)


Rheinstraße 9


Monday: 12:00-14:00

Tuesday:  16:00-18:00

Thursday: 16:00-18:00

Satursay:  12:00-14:00

Oldenburger Verschenkmarkt Taastruper Str. 4 Monday: 12:00–14:00 o’ clock Thursday: 16:00–18:00 o’ clock
Tuesday: 16–18 o’ clock Saturday: 12–14 o’ clock
Verschenkemarkt Oldenburg e. V. Donnerschweer Str. 216 Wednesday and Friday: 12 – 14 o’ clock
Second Hand Shops Address Telephone
Apfelkern Baby & Kinder Secondhand Vahlenhorst 33 0441 18182024
Alexa Mode Alexanderstr.163 0441-98485028
Anziehbar Ziegelhofstr. 11 0441-81178
Froschkönig Kindersecondhand (for children) Ofener Str.39 0441-30412651
Herren Marken Mode (for men) Nordstr.40 0441-16480
Ilona’s Garderobe Hauptstr. 29 0441-503330
Inni’s Laden Roggemannstr. 29 0441-77345
Secondhand Nice Nadorster Str. 30 0162 4213139
Madonna Nadorster Str.30 0441-8007339
Oxfam Kurwickstr. 10 0441-2051256
Pfundig (from size 42) Alexanderstr. 55 0441-85436
Rubens Secondhandshop Scheideweg 16 0441-933339601
Secondhand 49 Eichenstr. 51 0441-53949
Westend Ofener Str. 28 0441-777486
Zwergenland (for kids) Ofenerdieker Str. 59 0441-80066474

Flea Markets

  • Flohmaxx“ flea market, open air ground of the Weser-Ems-Hallen, Messestraße, Oldenburg

During summer every Saturday from 08:00 to 14:00 O’clock

More information:

  • Sonntagsfloh“ flea market, parking lot Famila Shopping Centre in Wechloy, Posthalterweg 10, Oldenburg

On special dates Sundays

More information:

The Oldenburger Tafel

Kaiserstraße 14, Tel.: 0441-2488854

At the Tafel (food bank) you can get groceries for free when you have an Oldenburg Pass (see question 101, Topic „Free Time“).

If you would like to use the free offer of the Oldenburger Tafel e.V., please go to the Tafel on a Tuesday between 11:00 am and 12:30 pm. Here, all “Oldenburg Passports” that exist in the household will be registered and you will receive a usage card for the Tafel. An identity document with a photograph (photo) is also required for registration. You will then be assigned to an issue day and a specified color group and receive further information on how to use the service.

Shopping Tips:

  • When you buy beverages in bottles please keep the refund system for recycled bottles in Germany in mind:

Most bottles can be returned to the supermarkets, so they can be recycled. When you are returning bottles at the recycling machine you get a coupon, each bottle has a refund between 8 Cent and 25 Cent depending of the bottle. The coupon you can exchange against cash at the cash register of the supermarket.

To be able to return a bottle one of these signs needs to be printed on it:

  • When you want to drink water you can also drink the tap water from the tap. It is tested in Oldenburg and harmless for your health
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