World Class Bakery

Helena has long been buzzing about how great our bakery is, have you caught the aroma when you walk past? The bakery staff prides themselves on creating bakery "works of art" from scratch. Wedding cakes, cakes for all occasions, pies, donuts, rolls, crusted breads, pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, cream cheese bars, brownies all to die for. Do not forget the largest selection of fresh made cookies in town. When you have your next party, family gathering or work event, think of us. We will get you squared away with some incredible comfort food!

Delectable Deli

You can tell a lot about a store by its deli…ours is DELICIOUS! Van’s Full Service Deli Department is really a highlight of our store. Want a quick snack or sandwich for lunch? Do you want to grab a fast and a tasty meal to take home to your family? Maybe you want a 6 foot sub sandwich for a school or office party? Our deli department is ready to help with your special orders. Van’s also caters all occasions, large or small with a delicious affordable assortment of sandwiches, deli trays and salads.

• Fast and convenient service.
• Full service counter staff.
• Special orders are our specialty.
• All orders large and small.
• Catering for all types of occasions.

Interested in ordering a party tray?
Check out the photo gallery of our most popular selections.

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Renowned Meat & Seafood

Our customers have continually selected Van's Meat Department as the "best in town" over the years. The meat department’s friendly staff not only keeps a great meat case but will bend over backward to help you with custom cuts for you and any special events you are preparing for. Van's Meat offers a butcher block of beef, seafood and their own ground sausage. We carry a full line of Montana "Red Neck" products, Montana beef and Montana pork products. Our fresh "ground daily burger" as well as all of our meat products will satisfy even the most discriminating tastes and budgets. Our in-store butchers are always there to provide assistance unavailable anywhere else.

Farm Fresh Fruits & Vegetables

These days, you are probably more health conscious than ever before. With goals of eating right and staying fit, you need look no further for the best, farm-fresh produce.

Our Produce Manager has gone to great lengths to carry only the finest fruits and vegetables and to deliver them to you in the same excellent fresh picked quality.

Don’t forget to try our made fresh daily Salsa (it's a secret recipe).

Superior Beer & Wine

Van’s Thriftway has an extensive Beer and Wine department. We feature a huge selection of domestic and imported wines and we are sure you will find the price that fits your budget. Don’t forget, we also have a selection of domestic organic wines!

We are also well stocked with all the popular domestic and imported beers, which includes an impressive collection of microbrews. We pride ourselves with always being on the lookout and sourcing many local microbrews.

Valley Bank of Helena

Conveniently located ATM and banking right inside the store.

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