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Ottawa Farmers' Market

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Wide choice for a price

Probably a hundred merchants on a snowy cold Sunday afternoon. Held in huge cavernous building... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charles G
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Ottawa, Canada
Quality and diversity

The By Ward as known by the locals offers quality farm products. The market also offers various... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
AnthonyG719
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Montreal, Canada
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1000 Exhibition Way, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5J3, Canada
The Glebe / Dow's Lake
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably a hundred merchants on a snowy cold Sunday afternoon. Held in huge cavernous building which doesn't heat very well. Large variety of foodstuff, many offering samples. Also places where they can serve you prepared food to eat on site. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charles G
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The By Ward as known by the locals offers quality farm products. The market also offers various produce shops, including fish, meat and European specialties. Everything for the table can be found.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AnthonyG719
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The peaches were phenomenal. The plums had large ones on the top and then tiny ones on the bottom (rather dishonest)! The quiche with apples and blue cheese was extremely rich and needed salt (the one we really wanted was sold out). The first place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sanka65
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is located at 1000 Exhibition way and happens on Sundays from 10am-3pm. Many people are posting pictures of the Byward Market on this listing. I am posting correct pictures below. The market is great and you can walk on Bank street from downtown. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mrpetsaver
Reviewed July 16, 2018

What a pleasant way to spend a sunny Sunday morning! The stalls are at the back of Landsdowne (if you are coming from Bank st), near the beautiful, yellow Aberdeen pavilion. There is a large variety of vendors, with a lot of produce and products....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KatikaOttawa
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We had a great shop at the market on Saturday morning. We went early and had no issue getting free parking on a side street in the Glebe! The vendors are all friendly and upbeat. We sampled so many wonderful things. Purebred purple maize bread...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank CathyV63
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Not a real farmers' market..for that you have to go to the Byward market downtown or Parkdale Market in the west end....but not bad

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

The market was huge with lots of variety- the only disappointment was that it was closed after dinner but obviously they can't be open 24 hours a day :). Lots of fresh veggies and artsy stuff too! Really fun to walk around.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jlasn
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Fresh fruit and veg., beautifully displayed! I love taking photos of the art work of the produce vendors! Enjoy seeing the artists, food, artwork, jewelry and enjoy feasting on a snack, lunch or dinner in the Market! There are so many spots to visit, and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MASH16
Reviewed June 11, 2017

We didn't visit the indoor vendors, but all of the outdoor vendors are real, local producers. It's June, so the only fruit were strawberries and apples; and the veggies were tomatoes, asparagus and dozens of different greens. But all of them were fresh and tasted...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank SlimOttawa
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