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Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market

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Neighbourhood: The Embarcadero
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Address: Embarcadero & Green Street, Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA 94102
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+1 415-353-5650

A nonprofit group devoted to sustainable agriculture runs this market 4...

A nonprofit group devoted to sustainable agriculture runs this market 4 days a week.

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Worth a visit if you like farmers markets

I like to visit farmers markets in different cities to see the produce and cuisine. This one is large to walk through and offered a variety of vegetable, fruit, cheese, olive oil... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like to visit farmers markets in different cities to see the produce and cuisine. This one is large to walk through and offered a variety of vegetable, fruit, cheese, olive oil, and meat. It is nicely placed at the Ferry Building, with a view of the water. I enjoyed my Saturday morning walking through this farmers market, it is... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location with selection of local international cuisines to taste as well as local produce for sale from fruit and veg to hot sauces etc. Well worth a walk around on the bay waterfront by the ferry terminal and shopping centre

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

A bloody great place to shop for food and eat, but for some tossers, it's bloody expensive. I met her there.

1 Thank Alzor S
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

If you are going to San Francisco, be sure to plan your trip to be there on Saturday morning. The farmer's market at the Ferry Building has to be one of the best in the world. The Ferry Building itself has assembled some of the best restaurants, shops, and attractions in any indoor setting. On Saturdays the Building is completely... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

There's a small farmers market in the front of the building, but on the back facing the pier at weekends is where its at - organic, artisanal produce: from meats to fruit, flowers, preserves - glorious Californian Produce The food stalls are nothing short of amazing too - mexican, korean, arabic, seafood, rotisserie, jewish deli fare - its all there.... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

From fresh produce to cheese, from meats to flowers, from Mexican to Indian food stands, you will be on sensory overload. If I lived here, I'd shop every Saturday. So many season vegetables, I wouldn't know how to limit my purchases. The Brussels sprouts today were available on or off the stalk. Although I'm not a fan of fingerling potatoes,... More 

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Bempton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

The farmer's market is on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am until 2pm. Good selection of different foods from stall holders. In particular the chicken sandwich from Roli Roti Gourmet Rotisserie. so tasty and fresh washed down with a cup of Rosemary Lemonade. There are tables available to sit and eat your food. I definitely recommend coming here , you won't... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

TONS of organic food! The most amazing huge market with focus on ORGANIC food. We love going. During the week there is a smaller version of the market in the front of the Ferry Building...on the weekend there is a HUGE farmers market in front and the back of the builiding. Lots of great live music and fun to walk... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Outside Japanese family makes wonderful miso and other items to take home. Busy. Good offerings to eat on the spot. Wonderful selection of organics.

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Pleasant Grove, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a lot of fun. We enjoyed all the street vendors for food, produce, and crafts. We went on two different occassions. There is definitely a lot more going on on Saturdays. Worth a stop. An easy walk from the end of the California Cable Car Line.

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