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Rochester Public Market

280 N Union St, Rochester, NY 14609-6014
+1 585-428-6907
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The best place to be on a Saturday morning! The parking is sufficient, the vendors are helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rochester, NY
Interesting Farmer's Market

This was a good farmer's market. Many of the vendors were just wholesalers though there were a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Worcester, Massachusetts
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  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“baked goods” (13 reviews)
“fresh produce” (13 reviews)
“empanadas” (15 reviews)
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280 N Union St, Rochester, NY 14609-6014
+1 585-428-6907
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best place to be on a Saturday morning! The parking is sufficient, the vendors are helpful and a lot of fresh foods to keep us healthy!

Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a good farmer's market. Many of the vendors were just wholesalers though there were a few "real" farmers.

Thank DebR1974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I haven't been here in years and I'm very happy I came. We arrived about 7:15am and the lots right at the gate were full already, so we parked in one of the two small lots on Pennsylvania Ave. It was actually closer than I...More

Thank Hotelsnob1997
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go to the market every Saturday morning all year long. Spring summer and fall have the best variety of vegetables,fruits,plants, meats,and seafood. You can get excellent tasting tomatoes all year, fine organic meats, including foie gras, applewood smoked bacon and so much more. You...More

Thank L F
Reviewed 22 May 2017

It's amazing that the public market is open year round. Do not buy from people who get their stuff from wholesalers, buy from the actual farmers. When the weather gets nicer you get the flower weekends and you wont be disappointed !! Definitely fond memories...More

Thank striveforpeace
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

It was a cold wet morning but our friends wanted to show us what was going on at the Rochester Public Market. We moved away from the area over 30 years ago and had never visit this market. This an open air market however they...More

Thank dandt65
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I enjoy shopping at the public market on Saturday mornings. There is always a huge selection of fruit, vegetables. You can find anything here. I like to stop at the empanda stand for breakfast which is good. It is always packed there and sometimes takes...More

Thank michelledJ4188MO
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We enjoy shopping at the public market. Cheese, flowers, plants, vegetables, fruits, clothing, and prepared foods make it a good start to weekend shopping. Some things are less expensive, like bulk fruits and vegetables, but some things are pricey, like prepared foods and cheese and...More

Thank MarieIC
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Ever expanding public market with covered stalls and also a few buildings. Several small restaurants around. Tremendous assortment of food items plus clothes and other articles. Great prices and fresh items. Loved Doug's donuts and Italian sausage at Scotts

Thank Jotum
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Rochester's City-run Public Market has served the community since 1905. It's a great place to stroll through long lines of vendors. Bargains abound there Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 52 weeks a year. Vendors - over 300 on Saturdays, offer fresh produce, ethnic delicacies, specialty items,...More

Thank Mike K
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Is the market open during the week?
25 October 2016|
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Response from Raykulik | Reviewed this property |
Thurs & Sat for certain. Other days will vary by event refer to website...
Katie M
Days and hours the market is open
16 September 2016|
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Response from tipper22 | Reviewed this property |
The hours listed above are correct. if you are going on Saturday go early (before 10), because it gets really busy. i have been there other days and they really start closing up around 12:30. it is really a very good... More
what type of payment is accepted?
22 May 2016|
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Response from J L | Reviewed this property |
Agreed I believe cash only + very organized for alcohol purchase as they check your ID upon entering and then you get a wristband