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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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Great variety of foods

We got there a bit before 2pm, so some of the stalls had already closed down. We were just in time to have some Indian food, tasted really good. Nice vibe outside. And you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Talitha M
Arnhem, The Netherlands
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there a bit before 2pm, so some of the stalls had already closed down. We were just in time to have some Indian food, tasted really good. Nice vibe outside. And you can always go inside for more/different food.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place to swing by if staying downtown SF. Some local options and great snacks. Love the ice cream options and drip coffee options.

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Palo Alto, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best quality farmers' market in San Francisco. Farmers bring their fruits, vegetables, dairy, honey, and other delicious products to the Ferry Building on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Come on Saturday for the big farmers' market which winds around the back of the Ferry Building. This farmers' market is a firm favourite with foodies and local chefs. Credit cards are not... More 

1 Thank CLColbert
Napa Valley, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Even on a recent rainy Saturday, the market was bustling. Inside, the customary line stretched for Blue Bottle coffee and customers bought breakfast pastries from vendors like Biscuit Bender and Miette. The fresh-from-the-farm produce was worth wading through sometimes deep puddles, as was the porchetta sandwich from Roli Roti, stuffed with succulent pork and topped with a mound of arugula.... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

What a mecca for all things edible and wonderful. Fruits, veggies, pasta, bread, meats, cheeses, got it all. Sad part is, you want to buy one of everything but if you fly in to San Fran, it's hard to take home the great fruits and veggies. And walk across the street to the booths set up at the end of... More 

1 Thank A_Light_Sleeper
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Hands down, this is my favorite place to be in the City. If you're a diehard foodie, lover of the most obscure but delicious produce, or someone who just loves to take cool food photography, then this place is a must-do in San Francisco. You will find every manner of luscious fruits, colorful vegetables, tasty sauces, vibrant flowers and more... More 

Thank Janice S
Naples, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

A must visit! Lots of fresh produce, meats, cheese, bread and seafood. Try the bread at Acme Bread Co...out of this world!

1 Thank SKC239
Los Angeles
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Reviewed 12 February 2017 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

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

1 Thank Darryl d
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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

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