This is the best value supermarket shopping basket in Portsmouth this week

The News has compared prices across Portsmouth’s major supermarkets this week to help our readers save money.

Thursday, 22nd July 2021, 12:23 pm
Scroll down for this week's table of supermarket comparisons. Picture: Piqsels (labelled for reuse)

Shoppers across the city are spoiled for choice with a number of major stores to choose from.

Every week we compare prices across a range of items found in a typical weekly shopping basket to help you decide where you’ll get the best value.

How did Portsmouth’s supermarkets compare?

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There are some great deals to be had this week wherever you choose to shop.

Tesco has the best price for a 1kg bag of frozen peas at 66p, while Aldi is offering 900g for 59p.

Meanwhile, Marks and Spencer is the place to buy a 2kg bag of potatoes, which is priced at just 80p. That’s 35p cheaper than closest competitors Aldi and Tesco.

Aldi is the cheapest shop for a 500g box of Cornflakes, at 50p, and also ranks cheapest for a loaf of brown bread (800g) at 36p.

Which Portsmouth supermarket had the best value shop?

As our table shows, overall, the most affordable place to buy our typical weekly shopping basket is Aldi.

Aldi has stores in Gamble Road and Southampton Road in Portsmouth, Mumby Road in Gosport, Central Retail Park in Havant, and West Street, in Fareham.

All in, our price comparison basket from Aldi comes in at just £20.87 this week.

At £28.80, the most expensive basket is from M&S, ranking priciest for a British large chicken, a 200g jar of coffee, and 4pts of semi-skimmed milk.

Prices are correct as of July 21, 2021. Asda, Iceland and Lidl were unable to participate in our price comparison exercise this week.