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St. Jacobs Farmers Market

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Highly recommend a visiy

Really enjoyed our tour of the market. Fascinating place. Lots of deals on fruit and vegetables... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sandsurfsunandsea
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Spend the morning browsing

This is a very nice market. There are both indoor and outdoor booths. Buy delicious goods from the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kimberley C
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London, Canada
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Two minutes south of the Village of St. Jacobs, explore the abundance of meats & cheeses, farm fresh produce, baked goods, international foods, artisans & crafters, quilts, home furnishings, and a spectacular flea market; plus buskers, pony & kiddie...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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878 Weber St North, St. Jacobs, Ontario N2J 4A9, Canada
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+1 519-747-1830
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went with such high hopes for the market and were underwhelmed. The inside food stalls were terrific with lots of selections to choose from. Be prepared to be disappointed if you’re looking for authentic Mennonite crafts and such as there were very few stalls...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AdelleDen
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I wondered thru expecting a unique experience but we found the same thing over and over. The main issue I found was value I felt it was a rip off trendy yuppy tourist trap.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 332RonW
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our tour of the market. Fascinating place. Lots of deals on fruit and vegetables, even this time of year. Suggest you bring a bundle buggy on wheels if you plan on buying anything and suggest you visit on a weekday and not the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sandsurfsunandsea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice market. There are both indoor and outdoor booths. Buy delicious goods from the farmers and Mennonites. Baked goods, meats, cheeses, fresh fruit and vegetables according to the time of year. There is something for everyone. Well with a trip. Be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kimberley C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came with some family to browse the market. There are many food vendors, with some crafts and specialty items for sale. Lots to see and many samples to try! Parking and washrooms are also good. My advice is to know your prices - you’ll...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank J1e2n3n4y
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Great for a stroll and extra special spot for fresh fruits and veggies! Best apple fritters too! Make sure you purchase some garlic spread while you are there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed March 6, 2019

I love taking in the sights, sounds and smells of the market. We live about 2 hours away but will always come to the market when near the area. My wife and I just love walking around to take it all in, try some samples,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank veech12
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Lots of vendors with food. Some other things like woodwork, jewelry and Birkenstock etc. Later in the day the vendors seem to put their things on sale.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019

St. Jacob's Farmers Market is at any time of the year is a plethora of deals and delicacys. While a little cold and not as busy in the winter months outside there is still plenty of food and crafts to peruse inside. The warmer months...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank julie d
Reviewed January 29, 2019

My husband and I visit the market every month or so in the summer/fall months. We love spending the entire day there. The market has multiple buildings and a large outdoor area during the warmer weather, and the fruits/vegetables are plentiful and most are fresh...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Karen F
August 24, 2018|
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Response from travelBUG1953 | Reviewed this property |
Haven't been there that late in the day, besides by 3:30 the vendors are low or out of some stock and ready to head home. Unfortunately I am going to have to say, earlier is better, but I am sure there will always be... More
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Amanda C
July 16, 2018|
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Response from PaulNazareth | Reviewed this property |
For the indoor stalls and restaurant style vendors yes, but for many of the outdoor farmer fresh food even through they have debit/credit, when it gets busy you want cash to transact faster.
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elizsplace
June 17, 2018|
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Response from Cass8-4U | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see any -Stone Crock apple fritters are a good substitute. Also, they advertise Beaver Tails at the KITCHENER market for $2.50 each.
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