About

Kraski’s Nutrition Definition of SERVICE

  • the occupation or function of serving
  • employment as a servant
  • the work performed by one that serves
  • help, use, benefit
  • contribution to the welfare of others

Dating back to 1949, Kraski’s Nutrition is Hayward’s original health food store. Since 1949, The Kraski’s Family have owned and operated the store. Kraski’s Nutrition is dedicated to helping our customers make better decisions about their health and well-being, while providing the finest quality foods and supplements available anywhere. We feature the areas largest selection of vitamins, herbs, teas and supplements.

We believe customer service is the lifeblood of our business, and we take every step to make sure your experience with Kraski’s Nutrition lives up to your expectations. We have a staff that tries to answer your questions, if we don’t have the answer we will try to find it for you. We offer a special order service for those products that may not be in stock in our store.

Our Staff


Elie Goldstein, Owner

Elie Goldstein has excelled in the nutrition and fitness industry for over 27 years. He has established himself as one of the most prominent and respected health and fitness educators in the Northern California area. He began his career as a partner with his father at Kraski's Nutrition.He is a graduate of San Jose State University (1989) with a BA in Marketing and Advertising and a minor in Sociology.


Peter Goldstein, Assistant Manager

Peter has passion for health, wellness and fitness. He is the third generation of his family to become a part of the nutrition and fitness field. Following in his father's foot steps, he now works as the assistant manager at Kraski's Nutrition while he attends college. Like his grandfather and father, he has passion for health, wellness and fitness and plans to continue this career path.