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The Original Farmers Market

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Established in 1934, when a dozen local farmers parked their trucks on an open field (once a dairy farm) to sell fresh produce to local residents, the Market has remained true to its roots ever since. With nearly 100 dining, shopping and grocery...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
6333 W 3rd St at Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Central L.A
+1 323-933-9211
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All reviews food stalls monsieur marcel gumbo pot brazilian bbq great market food stands few hours outdoor mall great place to visit for sale people watching souvenir shops walk around grove loteria parking fairfax
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is one of those special finds you experience from time to time. That this exists in the heart of Los Angeles is remarkable in itself, but it would be a memorable destination anywhere. This is the anti-L.A., anti-food court destination for variety in good...More

Thank aarpigs
Reviewed 3 days ago

My brother, who lives in LA, took us here on Sunday. He frequents the market weekly for fresh produce and meeting friends for coffee and a bite to eat. On this day it was very crowded and hot, so we didn't stay long. It is...More

Thank Hattie748
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great place to visit if you want to experience some history in the form of food. There are numerous restaurants offering a variety of different food for all tastes. You can also do some shopping for unique items such as homemade preserves, breads, etc....More

Thank Theran P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here as part of our first visit to LA and enjoyed our time here. It's a combination of eateries (and they all look quite good - we liked the one we went to - Du-Pars), food stalls, speciality shops, butchers, grocers, bakery etc...More

Thank Gonefishingx
Reviewed 6 days ago

Have been here in 2007 but went back recently and its just as good as i remember, all manner of food on sale from BBQ beef brisket and pulled pork, Mexican, Chinese, sea food, cake stalls and a small bar with some good craft ales....More

Thank Barlotti57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Didn’t expect this wide array of interesting eateries with outdoor dining. Farmers market a bit of a misnomer as the number of food stalls selling prepared food (Cajun, sushi, Mediterranean, barbecue, Brazilian...) far outstrips the raw food items, but fresh meat and fruits and...More

1  Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely a must do when you are in the LA. The food selection is simply amazing and the quality of the food is fantastic. Best food we’ve had in our 2 weeks in the US and very reasonable prices

Thank Daniel J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much to see here - from food to shoe repair, you will not be bored. We got a map at the entrance, which was the best thing we did the whole day. It really helped us find our way through the sections...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Thursday night dance party at EB's Bar. They had a fairly good variety of beers with average prices (domestic bottled beer $4; draft pints $6; premium IPA's were $7. A local duo (Kat and Jay) were singing some great 70's and...More

1  Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here before heading to San Diego and I wish we could have stayed longer. There was so many stores/shops available. We didn't get to see everything, but what we did see was amazing. I would definitely recommend visiting here, and I would love...More

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Bruce A
October 5, 2017|
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Response from JOC834 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for your reply and yes we will come back and visit again and maybe spend some more time discovering the best nuggets as you say in your market.
November 26, 2016|
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Response from Priscilla G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure, but really not a good idea because it is always so crowded, the dog might get stepped on. an there diffenitly not place for them to "go".
June 25, 2016|
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Response from Dabovino | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much all year. Only time I think most stalls are closed is December 25