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A perfect little market for a perfect little town

I fought coming here for years but had to see an elderly friend while I still could. I am now... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Los Angeles, California
Nice little farmers market in downtown St. Catharines

Nice place to visit and pick up some fruit and vegetables. Some good fresh sausage,chicken and beef... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
St. Catharines, Canada
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91 King St | Market Square, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 3H6, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is the oldest farmers' market in Niagara and has been in operation since the 1890s! Steeped in history, at least half the produce vendors have been proffering their goods for more than 50 years. Located right downtown at 3 Market Square, between King and...More

2  Thank BahiaDelray
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We stopped here while on vacation. We were driving from Niagara Falls to Toronto, and thought it would be great to get some fresh produce on the way there. It was on a Thursday, and was very small. There were not many vendors. We only...More

2  Thank BethWI
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on Saturday and this was only my 2nd time. Some vendors are very nice, but the rest could not give you the time of day to talk to a customer. This is not good business. Your better off going to the Supermarket to buy...More

Thank Dr Sir Francis R
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This was the second time this year we went to the market , looking for the freshest fruits vegetables, and some bake goods, and become in with some of the excitement and to support our farmers, until every place that sold corn it was a...More

Thank Rocher E
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Some of it is good , but some of it appeared to me to come from Loblaws or no frills. I prefer to go out to the country and get my fruit and veggies straight off the farm

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I fought coming here for years but had to see an elderly friend while I still could. I am now kicking myself! St. Catherines is like a little midwest american town you see in the movies from 30 years ago. Wide tree lined streets, lots...More

Thank GayMafiaBoss
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Nice place to visit and pick up some fruit and vegetables. Some good fresh sausage,chicken and beef purveyors too. Local honey,baked goods available too as well as cheeses and wine. All you need for a meal and more. Even beautiful flowers !! Some good eats...More

1  Thank irisheyes717
Reviewed April 21, 2018

As a visitor to St Catharines I enjoyed the experience of walking around the market and enjoying the aroma of fresh products and baked goods and stalls smelling street food. All the stalls were well presented and the holders friendly. I bought some fresh apple...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed January 5, 2018

I love shopping at my local St. Catharines Farmers Market! Seasonal produce is always fresh and the vendors go out of their way to help you. The baked good from Sweetie Pies are one of our family's favourites...delicious fruit pies, homemade granola and delicious jams...More

Thank Muschie
Reviewed December 21, 2017

So lucky to have the St Catharines market! Lots of good vendors. That's where I pick up my coffee beans for home - organic and fair trade! What's not to like.

Thank Nathalie19
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

I feel sometimes I’m ripping the lady off that gives me the massive portion of a vegan dish that’ll please any palette. Three different flavours of lentils and corn atop fragrant rice. As well as 2 handmade samosas FOR $5! It’s worth going there for...More

Thank OMGCleaner
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Cute market with a good selection of items. Eh Jose makes a good quesadilla, rice and bean combo and you can get fruits, veggies, pepperettes, cheese, or wine at some of the other stands. Also can't forget about those sweet treats. Was a little emptier...More

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saturday is the big day smaller market tues and thurs