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Central Market

23 North Market Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
+1 717-735-6890
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Want To Go Back!

This was a fun place. We plan to go back. Mean Cup coffee was great! Fresh produce was nice, baked... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Hannibal, Missouri
via mobile
Best Cuban sandwich ever!

I highly recommend Christina Criollo's Puerto Rican food stall. The pork was perfectly prepared on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Saxonburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fresh produce” (53 reviews)
“baked goods” (56 reviews)
“poultry” (16 reviews)
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23 North Market Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
+1 717-735-6890
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a fun place. We plan to go back. Mean Cup coffee was great! Fresh produce was nice, baked goods great to try. I will take a cooler next time to purchase meats and cheese. I will also bring more cash next time.

Thank LinStin
Reviewed yesterday

I highly recommend Christina Criollo's Puerto Rican food stall. The pork was perfectly prepared on El Cubano sandwich. Top notch cooking!

Thank Hooksan13
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are stopping in the area this is a must do! The place is so cute and you can find authentic dishes here. Can be crowded

Thank Karen_oakmont34
Reviewed 3 days ago

what a great place. such a variety to fresh items. everyone was so pleasant..fairly easy to get to..paking was ok. wish i lived closer

Thank gardenerofflowers
Reviewed 4 days ago

beautiful downtown Lancaster, you won't find fresher meats & procude anywhere. great lunch items, souveniers too. so authentic, well worth a trip

Thank Doris J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great place to pick up local produce, meat, cheese, baked goods and homemade items. It's popular with the locals and the tourists. The market is packed and I'm told it rarely has an open space to rent. Pick up freshly made lunch while...More

Thank Pauline G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visit the market every time we are in town, which is a couple of times a year. We always make sure to get the local made chocolate milk as well as the stuffed chicken breast from the poultry stand at the...More

Thank Guntree_Lynch
Reviewed 1 week ago

Central Market is a nice place for tourists to downtown Lancaster a good place to see some local retailers, bakeries, farm markets and businesses sell their wares. Since it's one of the countries oldest operating markets, the historical aspect is great too.

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got so many great things in our visit to the central market: real sweet bologna (not Lebanon), home-made whoopie pies that were amazing, hand-made licorice in a wide variety of flavors, maple bacon sesame sticks, flavored peanut butters, fresh produce, and literally the BEST...More

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place, I bought so many wonderful items I thought I was going to go broke, but let me tell you prices were very reasonable. Try the Apple Maple sausages at one of the meat counters. They are fabulous.

Thank Donald W
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Katie O
Can you get German Butter Cake at Central Market? If not, is there a place in Lancaster that makes this amazing cake?
20 April 2017|
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Response from luvtravel505 | Reviewed this property |
There is a German Deli there. You could find it by googling "Butter cake at Lancaster Market" Enjoy
Kmommm Oko
20 February 2017|
Response from Diana_in_VA | Reviewed this property |
any place to eat breakfast in or around the central market? thanks.
27 December 2016|
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Response from realdesertfox | Reviewed this property |
On Orange and Cafe 18 both on OrangeSt have breakfast. Four blocks northwest is Rachel's Creperie, my favorite in the area; it's on Walnut. Various market stands sell coffee, juices, and baked goods.