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Arrive early, and take your time!

We arrived early, as things were setting up, and already the parking was filling up. The market is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
sylvia P
Farm fresh feed in a great seeting

Excellent produce at good prices and fresh foods from the local farmers and artisans amid a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Toronto, Canada
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Two minutes south of the Village of St. Jacobs, explore the abundance of meats & cheeses, farm fresh produce, baked goods, international foods, artisans & crafters, quilts, home furnishings, and a spectacular flea market; plus buskers, pony & kiddie...more
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878 Weber St North, St. Jacobs, Ontario N2J 4A9, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is a food market people!! I no longer go to the market because of dogs. The market is crowded, they sniff food, I have even seen a leg lifted into a bushel of peppers. In growing season, the roads north of the market have...More

5  Thank B D
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 31, 2015

I have been to St Jacobs many many times and after an absence of 7 years recently, while in Ontario, decided to return and do some shopping. How disappointing. The atmosphere used to be that of a country market, now both atmosphere and prices are...More

7  Thank Cathy C
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived early, as things were setting up, and already the parking was filling up. The market is laid out nicely with "stuff" in one area and foods organized along the other side. Lots of local foods and treats. We went with a "mission" (fritters...More

Thank sylvia P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent produce at good prices and fresh foods from the local farmers and artisans amid a friendly environment. The Merguez sausages from Charlie's Quality Meats were amazing, better than ones we had in Europe. Mountainoak Cheese is excellent and worthy of the awards they won....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I went here less than 2 weeks ago but I must say it doesn't do a lot for me. I am a bargain shopper and I don't think there are bargains to be had. People think the produce is fresher than in...More

Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoy a day of shopping, eating and relaxing at the St. Jacob's Farmers Market. We bought some lovely hand made items and delicious foods!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My grandchildren enjoy the market during the summer time and spring time for Maple syrup. We take a ride around the farms to buy produce and eggs. They can see what real farm life is. They enoy learningabochicken, sheep, cows, vegetables etc

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Mennonites live locally and produce locally and a lot of the store owners come from this very interesting community. Driving towards St Jacob we would often see a horse drawn carriage along the road. And we would be amazed looking at the way they...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the best, most diverse market in Ontario, maybe Canada. We always have a great time when making the early morning drive from Niagara to the market for opening time. A lot of market and such say something for everyone, well this...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting venue for visitors to get a pulse of rural Ontario. Food tasty. Hobbists crafts to enjoy

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love going to the St. Jacobs market. We don't get to the market a lot but when we go we like all the fresh meat and vegetables that are available. I buy a couple of containers of laundry cleaner from one of the upstairs...More

1  Thank Q183PAdouglasb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in early morning of Saturday, around 8am. The market was already active and full of merchants. There were vegetables, fruits, processed meat, ready made food, etc.

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Karen F
August 24, 2018|
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Response from Hutch333id | Reviewed this property |
The stalls start winding down from about 2 - 2:30pm. Locals advised us not to go on a weekend. The best day is a Thursday for the freshest produce. Tuesdays are the worst - whatever is left over from the weekend.
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Amanda C
July 16, 2018|
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Response from PaulNazareth | Reviewed this property |
For the indoor stalls and restaurant style vendors yes, but for many of the outdoor farmer fresh food even through they have debit/credit, when it gets busy you want cash to transact faster.
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elizsplace
June 17, 2018|
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Response from Cass8-4U | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see any -Stone Crock apple fritters are a good substitute. Also, they advertise Beaver Tails at the KITCHENER market for $2.50 each.
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