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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 #6 of 222 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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Woodland Hills, CA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW 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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134 reviews 134 reviews
31 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 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
47 helpful votes 47 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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60 reviews 60 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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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
4 attraction reviews
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
51 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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Albany, New York
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118 reviews 118 reviews
31 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The concierge at our hotel recommended that we stop by the Farmer's Market Saturday morning which surprised us since I didn't need any food to cook while on vacation. But there was so much more to see there and sample, it was worth the stroll through the huge array of vendors! Crafts, unusual food stuffs, organic and vegan items abounded!... More

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lanex
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217 reviews 217 reviews
118 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We were able to catch this and the Ferry Building Farmers Market on the same day. It was a beautiful morning and a great experience

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Baltimore, Maryland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I visited here because Adam Richmond of "Man vs. Food" fame recommended the Farmer's Market in his book America the Edible. The way he described the set up from Cow Girl Creamery, to Acme Bread Company, to the coffee shop was perfect. I even paid $3.50 for a cupcake and thought it was money well spent. So while I didn't... More

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