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Italian Market

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Address: 9th Street and Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
Phone Number: 215-334-6008
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tue - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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A colorful outdoor market specializing in Italian foodstuffs.

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old Italian Market with outfoor carts

this is the old Italian market with many outdoor carts as well as stortes. Not as many carts as in the past though. sells all kinds of veggies, cheeses, meats, fish etc in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
arthurloev
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this is the old Italian market with many outdoor carts as well as stortes. Not as many carts as in the past though. sells all kinds of veggies, cheeses, meats, fish etc in the area In South Phila. area

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Shippensburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We started early and ate our way through the market until we had to waddle back to the car. There was a nice parking lot with reasonable rates. The shops were beautiful and there was a wonderful selection. The produce stands had everything you could possibly want and at very reasonable prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

located in the heart of south Philadelphia comprised in the area from Fitzwater Street thru Reed Street and from 10th street thru 8th Street you can find many old world Italian foods, meats, coffee, pastries, cookware, seasonings,seafood,vegetables, olive oils, and cheeses. Many Italian restaurants, and living history. Take a trip thru little Italy by way of a personal tour or... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Italian market....immortalized in the first Rocky film...is a remaining vestige of "Old Philadelphia"...For over 100 years vendors have plied their meats and vegetables along 9th Street...originally from pushcarts, and now from standing carts....Well worth a visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Italian Market had everything. I especially like the cheese store it is huge also the spice store had every spice you can think of. There are lots of restaurants mostly Italian. We had lunch at Ralph's the oldest Italian Restaurant on the United States. It has been in Phila over 100 years so like a step back in history

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quaint market. But looks a little rundown and it's more Mexican than Italian, and even Chinese. We had sandwiches at Geno's and Pat's. Not impressed. I must say that it was on a Saturday evening. Not that lively.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of sights and smells. Interesting to see so many Mexican places at the Italian Market. Crabs running wild and lots of seafood smells. Fun to people watch. Lots of fresh produce at great prices.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best place for buying produce in Philadelphia that is cheap. Johnny stand is the best. You can buy anything you want on ninth street at reasonable, cheap prices. Italian market is what Philly all about.

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Holiday, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

An abundance of ethnic food from everywhere, known also as the 9th st market covers an area of several blocks.and has something for everyone! go hungry and you wont be disappointed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Great place to walk and poke around. Hard to beat selection of fresh veggies, meat.,housewares, sandwiches, and pretty much anything related to food. Good stores to get samples too.

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