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Italian Market

9th Street and Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
+1 215-334-6008
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A colorful outdoor market specializing in Italian foodstuffs.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“butcher shops” (13 reviews)
“cheese shops” (9 reviews)
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9th Street and Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA
+1 215-334-6008
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stepping onto 9th street was like stepping into Philadelphia circa 1920. The smells and selection of produce, meats and misc was overwhelming. Come with a healthy appetite and cash, a lot of places don’t take plastic. The produce was cheaper than our grocery store and...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always enjoy going here to look for interesting buys its a nice spot for an outing with friends and family

Thank salina r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location: Easy parking and streets...fuhgeddaboudit! Congested, loud and dense. Park far away and walk over. Street Vendors and Food: The "local" produce is not local. Many farmer's markets and fresh markets resell produce. Ex. "Local" Kiwi, Bananas and out of season fruits. The Italian storefronts...More

Thank Travis R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must see, plenty of good food and the smells of Philadelphia are awesome. Plenty to do walking around. If you are a germ a phobe you may not like it but it is good. Food stands along the sidewalks may seem funky...More

Thank BobMcGowan
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great for shopping for groceries and some speciality food items. You have to kind of know what you want and be familiar with the stores to find the right place.

Thank aquistbe
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Everyone knows the Italian Market isn't what it what it once was. But is it still worth visiting? Yes! It can be a bit grubby and at times incredibly crowded, but it's an a very old market on a narrow street, not a sleek, modern...More

Thank Hampsteader
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

It's been five years, glad to be back. Great variety of produce, meats, seafood, cheeses, cookware and free parking. Other market would have cost us thirty plus to park. We got great deals on Produce compared to grocery prices. Make sure to stop at Fante...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Visited from NJ. Took teen boys over to see sites. Used train and walked thru city. Loved the market. Want to go back not during Christmas break and take my time looking around. I was in wheelchair at the time and the crowd was a...More

Thank 6boones4him
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Perhaps we went on the wrong day but at noon on a Monday many of the businesses were closed for the day. There didn't even seem to be that many Italian stores, restaurants, etc. which was a little confusing because it was supposed to be...More

Thank Sabena Y
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We went on a Sunday morning and were blown away by the selection of cheeses and meats available from all over the world. They also do the "unusual" from tongue to tripe and "chicken pieces." I got some Spanish cheese and Chorizo after trying just...More

Thank 329john123
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Sebastian D
21 March 2017|
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Response from Alexander K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that's the one! The market is still there! Rocky (the statue) is not far away (like 15-minute ride) - near the Philadelphia Art Museum.
John S
16 April 2015|
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Response from ItineraryLady | Reviewed this property |
Street parking is free. We parked on 10th, and just walked down a block