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Jean-Talon Market

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Address: 7075 Casgrain Ave, Montreal, Quebec H2S 3A3, Canada
Phone Number: 1 514 277 1588
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We found this to be a very impressive market. It was neat clean and the standard of fruit and vegetables was amazing. Everything was obviously farm fresh and the prices were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

I went to the market not for the sake of buying a thing. In fact I came to know it from a friend and being in the area decided to give it a look. I guess it is a typical local market. Yes the food looks fresh, and the veggies and fruits are very attractive, but for the market to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We found this to be a very impressive market. It was neat clean and the standard of fruit and vegetables was amazing. Everything was obviously farm fresh and the prices were very reasonable even cheap by my standards There were some eating places and specialty meat and cheese little shops. Towards the main road were two mouth watering cheese and... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

If you are in the area, don't miss this experience. You will find a plethora of fruits & veggies. Check out some of the local produce, cheeses, sausages, etc. some interesting fish & meat counters. There are also some great restaurants in the area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

A short walk from a train line, this was the biggest and most produce-centred market we visited in Montreal. We were lucky to be there at the peak of the fresh fruit and berries season and it was painful to not buy some of everything. Surrounding the main market stall area are a range of little shops selling Maple products,... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

This is not really a review of the Jean-Talon Market, which is, as many, many reviewers have noted, a must-see for any visitor to Montreal. Rather, it's a response to the reviewer from Toronto who found the people at the market unfriendly, unwelcoming and unwilling to speak English. I was at Jean-Talon as recently as this past weekend (mid-August 2015).... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

What a visit for a huge variety of foods from the local area. I came to Montreal for a month and found 2 markets,Atwater which was very close and Jean-Talon Market which is larger but has the same quality vendors. I went to Jean-Talon seafood market called Aqua Mare Seafood. I was in search of fresh tuna for my menu... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

The Jean-Talon Market is a lovely place to visit in the Little Italy neighborhood of Montreal. Not only are there every imaginable fruit and vegetable in season with lots of samples to be tasted but a variety of delicious food stands. In the back center is a great taco stand with mouth watering pulled pork , Middle Eastern pastry stand... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Huge market! Fantastic vegetable, cheeses, maple syrup, and gelato. Lunch options are available. Many fruit samples to eat while you shop. The Premiere Moison (bakery) is a must stop for croissant lovers. They also sell chocolates and breads and sandwiches. We also went to the Atwater Market, and although smaller, had better/more lunch options for our family..pizzas, sandwiches, chocolate shop,... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This market is one of the most beautiful I have been to. Everything is so clean and beautifully presented , it made me want to buy everything and go to cook dinner. A must see if you are in the area. The little place to buy food are also very nice

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

We have been there with all my family. Loved it. Looks like oriental bazaars. Everything is fresh. Strongly recommend try fresh fish and lamb&mint hot dog. Delicious.

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Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie has one of Canada's most prominent Italian communities, with Little Italy concentrated along the convivial bends of Saint-Lawrence Boulevard. Known for its fantastic bars and authentic Italian fare, the domain includes the Jean-Talon Market, the largest public market in North America. Open year-round, sunny months see fruit and vegetable stalls set up outside the main chalet, while blustery weather draws crowds indoors to meat and cheese sellers, spices and truffles stalls, and for regional delicacies such as rare Charlevoix lamb. While the market dictates what's fresh for local restaurateurs, visitors can please more than their palates, taking in the Renaissance architecture and frescos of Madonna della Difesa, the picturesque Rue Saint-Rominique with its cheerful homes and splendid gardens, or the ornamented thoroughfare of Plaza Saint-Hubert.