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Fairground Farmer's Market

2934 N 5th Street Hwy, Reading, PA 19605-2461
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good43%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“poultry” (4 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
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2934 N 5th Street Hwy, Reading, PA 19605-2461
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Fairgrounds market is a great place for weekly shopping for fresh produce,poultry,meats,breads,ethnic foods etc.

Thank Gregory C
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Numerous restaurants provide a vast array of meals, all excellent. The meats and cheeses are all excellent quality. Fruits and vegetables are the best in the area. Pricing is normal for the quality of the items available. Plenty of parking and bus service nearby.

Thank daredevil21044
Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is the best farmers market in the area. Best prices, selection, and quality. I've been to all three in the are and you can't go wrong here. You can find anything you need.

Thank Teamzappa
Reviewed 12 August 2017

There are only a few fruit and vegetable stands, some delis, meat and poultry stands, bakery stands, but the majority of the stands here are prepared food. It is the best the Reading area has in regard to a farmer's market but it is not...More

1  Thank luvroma2
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Can't speak to the spudwiches, but the tomato pie easily beats Philly's best. Just tried a pie from a place that's always ranked among the best in the US. It did not compete with Wink's flavorful, spiced-just-right sauce and crisp yet chewy crust. Every time...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 February 2017

New Vietnamese shop has Pho to go. Very good! Italian deli, several vegetable stands, chicken, meats and deli shops.

Thank j0ya0
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Anything you are looking for is here. All fresh fruits, meat, vegetables, bakery, etc. Several seafood stands and Italian food stands. They even have several places to eat at very reasonable prices. The best fresh food market in the area.

Thank suzannebB5432BQ
Reviewed 24 April 2016

My girlfriend and I were traveling so we couldn't buy the homemade unusual sausages, etc.. But we tried the prepared foods and loved them, yum! Great stop, even organic produce and dairy. Would love to shop there weekly but we were visiting.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 30 September 2015

The Fairground Farmer's Market has a variety of vendors. There are stands for flowers, fresh meat, fresh veggies, organic veggies, dry good, coffee, pastries, candy, breads, and even some collectibles and handmade quilts. The food stands are all very tasty and reasonably priced. My only...More

Thank Hguiseppe
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The market is the cleanest market ever with the most friendly merchants I have encountered. The fresh vegetables are the best and all the food stands serve nothing but the best. If your ever in the area please do yourself a favor and stop in,you...More

Thank Thomas_H4011
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Thursday
08:00 - 19:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2934 N 5th Street Hwy, Reading, PA 19605-2461
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Reading
Description
Gigantic indoor farmer's market with both fresh and cooked food just like Reading Terminal. Many amish stands. Indoor with its own building with plenty of parking in a mall area. Could be listed as an "attraction".
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