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Root's Country Market & Auction

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Address: 705 Graystone Rd, Manheim, PA 17545-8835
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+1 717-898-7811
09:00 - 21:00
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Tue 09:00 - 21:00

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Good foodie place

Just walk around and enjoy all homemade food. From bake goods (Byers Bakery) to top rated pizza (Norma's) you can't beat this market.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just walk around and enjoy all homemade food. From bake goods (Byers Bakery) to top rated pizza (Norma's) you can't beat this market.

Thank doug3001
East Petersburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've gone here all my life. You may enjoy: Byer's Butterflake Bakery for a honey sweetened Apple Fritter, superior bagels and cakes and a buttermilk cookie, in central northeast building, east end. Norma's for the best New York style pizza as voted by international flour co. Dan's Paper Plate for various, including THE original Ham soup served in Queen of... More 

Thank livinintha
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Root's Country Market is the best market anywhere .....anywhere,.... better than Green Dragon, Lancaster Central, Baltimore ,York, Schuylkill dirt mall...all combined......this place has it all.......vegetable and fruits of all kinds,meats , pork, poultry, beef, cooked foods, pastries...I can go on and on....This is IT .... anywhere near Root';s in Manheim PA....go there often and regularly....! ...

Thank slamme
Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

literally hundreds of independent stands selling their goods. From homemade baked items to junk made in China.

Thank philw482016
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

When people come to visit Lancaster, they typically find their way into the tourist traps along Route 30 looking for a real "Amish" or Lancaster County experience. I have found the best place for me to take out-of-towners is Roots Market. This working market has something for everyone. In addition to local food and crafts, the people watching can't be... More 

Thank Bmwailer
Mertztown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Only open Tues. Best authentic farmers market in PA. Near Lancaster. Lots of fresh homegrown produce. Go early. Large parking lots. Take a canvas shopping tote to carry everything!

Thank 123karenf
Manheim, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Roots is a great country farm market open all year, but only on Tuesdays. Plan accordingly. The fresh veggies and fruits are wonderful. Reasonably priced. Down home atmosphere.

Thank patkims
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I take all visitors there for an exciting fresh aire experience. Loads of different vendors all there with their wares...some used, some new, some fresh, some..well you get the picture. Something for everyone. But dress in layers for outside and inside buildings...and wear your walking shoes. Bring a sturdy shopping bag to help tote everything you buy.

Thank Joyce R
Treasure Island, Florida
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We were visiting and stumbled upon this awesome place! I would recommend stopping by if you are in the area...lot's of goodies.

Thank Rita C
Edison, New Jersey
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217 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Roots is just a short drive from Lancaster and it was well worth it. There are Livestock Auctions (just follow your nose), there is a Flea Market the vendors are fun and kept saying "Don't pay attention to the prices, we can talk". And most importantly to me the food, I had something that I never had before or never... More 

Thank Michael W

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