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“Fun but small”
Review of Hester Street Fair

Hester Street Fair
Ranked #639 of 1,090 things to do in New York City
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Owner description: Daily Candy: "Some of our favorite fashion and food vendors". Hester Street Fair is the place to go on the Lower East Side of NYC for good vintage clothes, jewelry, bikes, furniture, crafts, art, flowers and much more. Come by and see why the NY Times has called the Hester Street Fair a "tasting destination"...Lobster Rolls, Vietnamese Banh-mi Sandwiches, Gourmet Popsicles, Hand Rolled Organic Pretzels...Open every Saturdays and Sundays 11am-6pm.
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fun but small”
Reviewed September 16, 2012 via mobile

From the website I thought it would be a NYC block but it's tucked in next to a playground. 1st time there had an amazing macaroon and a bacon donut. Both will be very popular some day. Would go back if in the neighborhood

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English first
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Cool vintage finds”
Reviewed July 9, 2012

This fair was a lot smaller than I thought, but had lots of great vintage jewelry! I wrote a review and took lots of pics for my website, City Gal on the go! Check it out at citygalonthego (dot) com!

Visited June 2012
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new york
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Farm fresh local produce and authentic nyc vibe”
Reviewed June 29, 2012

Loved this fair,especially the treat of finding mouth watering fresh berries and sweet corn grown on a farm within 100 miles of the city.The Rachel Mae Farmstand seems to be a little bit of the east end of Long Island transported to the lower east side. Everything was delicious. The baby spinach ,strawberries , and snap peas made a great salad. I had to go back and get more plus the corn on the cob brought back wonderful childhood memories. Kudos to Rachel Mae Farmstand,thanks for bringing local produce to nyc at affordable prices. Her small batch jams won over my house guests and were the hit at breakfast on toast, lunch stirred into yogurt and as a late night decadent snack, warmed up and spooned over icecream.

Visited June 2012
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