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Embarcadero Farmer's Market

Embarcadero at Market Street, San Francisco, CA (The Embarcadero)
415 391 2000
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Ranked #5 of 221 Shopping in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Specialty Shops, Flea/ Street Markets
Activities: Shopping
Description: A great place to buy fresh trout.
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Well worth a visit for all the sites and smells - would definitely recommend for fellow foodies (even though it was torture looking at all the amazing ingredients and not being able to cook because of staying in a hotel!)

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USA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

I visited here on a Saturday morning and had some coffee and a snack while looking out at the beautiful bay. Lots of food vendors, and probably some other stuff too, I was mostly paying attention to the food. Really a nice scene if the weather is good and worth a visit in my opinion. If the weather is bad,... More

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Wilmington, Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We went to the Embarcadero's farmer's market during our time in SF, and it did not disappoint. It is huge! You could probably do lunch for free there with all the samples. Well worth an hour or so of your time if your in the area.

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Woodland Hills, CA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
34 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

What an amazing farmers market filled with local, organic produce, delicious cooked food, and lovely local vendors. Go early and don't miss out on the jewelry and handmade items being sold in the front on Market street. Bring tote bags and cash!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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31 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

There is everything grown in California (that is edible) on display. There are plenty of samples and great smells and tastes to keep you going for an hour or more. The jazz band playing outside made for a very pleasant morning in the sun.

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McLean, VA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is our favorite spot on a Saturday morning and we try to include it in every SF visit. Walking through the market and sampling fresh produce, local artisanal products, it is just amazing! Even if you aren't shopping for food and don't live locally, this is a wonderful morning treat.

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Durban, South Africa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A fantastic place to spend a morning. There are a number if stalls...selling everything from art to fresh produce to slow food served fast! You can pick up food if you are in a self-catering apartment or just grab a great breakfast and coffee. Gets busy and the crowds can be a little daunting but well worth it.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Inside Pier 1 is a collection of shops with touristy stuff, nice collectibles and general necessities (the necessities-style shops are hard to find in San Fran). The Farmer's Market outside had a wonderful selection of delicious fruits, vegetables, and nuts at a slightly high price, but reasonable for fresh stuff.

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Keyport, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Excellent quality produce mostly organic, lots of local produce and goods. Had some great strawberries

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San Diego, California
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153 reviews 153 reviews
52 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Excellent on Saturday morning, best to get there early as it gets very busy.i love all the artisan cheeses and olive oils, best selection of mushrooms I've seen. Great coffee also.

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