Our first hour of operation is now exclusively for the elderly and immune-compromised

  Nashville, as we work to help feed our community, the Turnip Truck is committed to the safety of our employees and shoppers. We are taking the following protective measures: – Beginning Tuesday morning and continuing daily, 7-8 a.m. shopping will be exclusively for our elderly and immune-compromised customers. – Hand sanitizing stations are installed… Read more »

Turnip Truck Will Open Charlotte Ave. Store Friday

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Furthering his mission of bringing the finest farm-fresh food to Nashville, Turnip Truck founder and owner John Dyke will open his third full-service natural grocery store at 5001 Charlotte Ave., Friday, March 27, at 10 a.m. “Two weeks ago, much of the equipment for this store was destroyed by the tornado,” Dyke… Read more »

Turnip Truck set to open West Nashville store

With the increased need for groceries and other household items due to COVID-19, the Turnip Truck is proceeding with plans to open its third location.

Turnip Truck owner and founder John Dyke announced the full-service natural grocery store will open at 10 a.m Friday at 5001 Charlotte Ave.

‘People need food, so I come to work’: Tennessee grocery workers keeping shelves stocked

Turnip Truck produce manager John Nolan has been restocking fruits and vegetables faster than ever. He’s had to substitute some organic items, including potatoes, for conventional produce, and garlic is temporarily sold out at the natural foods grocery chain. But the shelves remain largely filled with a wide variety of fresh food. Read More at… Read more »

‘Against all odds’ new Turnip Truck grocery store opening in west Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Locally owned natural foods grocery store Turnip Truck is opening a third location in Nashville. Owner John Dyke says against all odds after losing much in the March 3 tornadoes, the new store is opening at 10 a.m. Friday at 5001 Charlotte Avenue. Read more at FOX17

Area groceries confront virus on multiple fronts

Nashville-area grocery stores — unlike so many other now-shuttered businesses throughout the city — continue to operate. But those operations have assumed a decidedly different approach and vibe compared to the business-as-usual period prior to the COVID-19 outbreak. The signs are obvious: Customers and store employees wearing germ-repellent gloves and masks, aisles and shelving having… Read more »

UPDATE 3/16/20 What The Turnip Truck Is Doing In Response to COVID19

Friends, due to the City and Federal call to action regarding COVID19 virus, and in order to take every precaution we can, we are CLOSING OUR HOT AND COLD BARS at both stores until further notice. Instead, we will make pack-outs of many of those items to provide our customers with access to salad items… Read more »

What The Turnip Truck Is Doing Regarding COVID19

  With the WHO declaring COVID-19 a pandemic this week, people worldwide are considering how to stay well.  At the Turnip Truck, we are doing everything in our power to keep our shelves stocked and our employees and customers safe.  We have ramped up our daily sanitation practices, wiping down store surfaces at regular intervals… Read more »

Message from John Dyke, owner

  Hello, all of my friends that reached out last week to check in on me and the Turnip Truck I’m sending a big Thank You with lot’s of Love and Hugs from me and the same from our Turnip Truck Team members. Like many others in Nashville and surrounding counties there was not much… Read more »

Tornado Impacts Upon Local Food Supply Chain

  We appreciate Jeremy Finley from WSMV Channel 4 News for highlighting the challenges to Nashville’s food supply chain due to the tornado and the COVID-19 virus. Check out his report in the link. Rest assured, the Turnip Truck is open and fully operational now that power is restored at our East Nashville location. Our… Read more »