St. Lawrence Market

St. Lawrence Market, Toronto: Hours, Address, St. Lawrence Market Reviews: 4.5/5

St. Lawrence Market
4.5
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
About
All roads to good food lead to St. Lawrence Market, a city landmark more than two centuries old. Two hundred vendors sell everything from local mustard to fresh pasta, lobster to artisanal bread.
Suggested duration
2-3 hours
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nickss1
Southend-on-Sea, UK4,425 contributions
Good place to visit
Oct 2021 • Friends
This is a great spot to spend some time wandering around and browsing the goods; plenty to see and buy. The majority is inside so good to visit if weather isn’t great.
Written October 17, 2021
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Kelly B
Vancouver, Canada152 contributions
Fun place but too much meat
Oct 2021
The architecture of this place is cute, and it’s a beautiful and spacious building.

The only thing that was disappointing was all the meat for sale. Maybe I don’t visit enough food markets, but I didn’t think that many people still consumed pork. Hopefully that will soon change.
Written October 5, 2021
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Sttevei83
280 contributions
Delicious and vegetarian friendly
Sep 2021 • Solo
Really delicious and varied food on sale. Nice clean markets and lots of choice, great for lunch and then enjoy outside. Gréât place to spend an hour
Written September 30, 2021
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Josh Halevy
Tel Aviv, Israel217 contributions
Good place to visit on a Saturday morning
Sep 2021 • Solo
It’s a great place for a Saturday morning visit. Numerous artisan stores selling meat, fish, cheese, bread and seafood. Not sure you can spend 3 hours as TripAdvisor suggests but maybe an hour or two if you are a slow or hesitant eater.
There are two floors and another adjacent location for fresh vegetables, right across the street in a big tent.
Written September 25, 2021
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Jay C
Ontario, Canada131 contributions
Must See When Visiting Toronto
Aug 2021 • Couples
Beautiful and historic market in the big city of Toronto!

There are many vendors who appear to have been situated at the market for some time now! Lots of pride amongst many of the vendors!
Written September 11, 2021
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Jeff N
Minneapolis, MN36 contributions
Interesting... but the "Best"?
Aug 2021
We were told the market was considered the "Best" by National Geographic. Funny. I wonder what year that was.
It was nice, some very interesting stuff, but no match for Boston's Haymarket.
Written August 30, 2021
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one on one
Toronto, Canada62 contributions
Attention all foodies!
Jul 2021
Foodies dream come true here.Wild boar,bison,elk,and other game meats.$1 corn cob that is over a foot long.Caviar,truffles and other rare finds.You name it ,they have it.
Written August 24, 2021
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S.Sulianah Swift-Kendrick
Singapore, Singapore287 contributions
Many Many Stuffs to Eat and Buy
Sep 2020
I kind of like this place when I visited Toronto in Sept 2019, although I don’t enjoy going to markets in real life. There are so many food stuffs, ready-to-eat food and souvenirs. There are so many types of food to try. So come here hungry. And you walk a bit further from the market around 8 mins you will reach the Queens Quay. The scenery here is spectacular where you can see the view of Lake Ontario, massive like a sea.
Written August 11, 2021
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954Mango
Ottawa, Canada6 contributions
Excellent Visit
Jun 2021
We wish that this market was in Ottawa! The selection of seafood is amazing. Very clean. Wonderful peameal buns!
Written June 21, 2021
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Bucko007
Sudbury, Canada391 contributions
Loved it
Jun 2021 • Couples
Too bad for Covid because this place would be amazing. If you are from Toronto, excellent place for meats, cheeses, pastries, etc. We would have needed a cooler and be headed home right afterwards. Next time we save this for the last day heading out of town.
Written June 5, 2021
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St. Lawrence Market is open:
  • Tue - Thu 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Fri - Fri 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sat - Sat 5:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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