Best of Philly

Best Farmers' Market

2024 Best Unexpected Food Destination

Quakertown Farmers Market

Inside this sprawling, out-of-the-way market that features a pinball arcade and a wrestling venue, amid a strange mix of shops selling VHS tapes, incense, military surplus and vintage porno mags, you’ll find dining options that include a hand-sliced gyro counter; not one but two empanada shops; a baker with irresistible sticky buns; a new Korean luncheonette offering soft tofu stew, bulgogi and homemade kimchi by the pint; and chicken-wing palace the Coop, just for starters. Go hungry and explore. Read More »

201 Station Road, Quakertown, PA Website

2022 Best Farmers' Market to Go Out of Your Way for

Red Top/Green Top Farm Markets

These side-by-side farmers’ markets along Route 70 have been run by two different families for almost a century. Green Top leans more toward the home gardener; Red Top is there for the tourists who want local goat-milk soaps and a couple pints of fresh strawberries. Bop back and forth between them to load up on everything from fresh flowers, blackberry cider and homemade preserves to local honey, herb starts, bags of clams and tiki statues. Read More »

1801 and 1811 State Route 70, Vincentown, NJ Website

2018 Best Reliable Farmer’s Market

Clark Park Farmers’ Market

It’s open year-round, the produce selection is terrific (sea beans, duck eggs, fresh morels), and with a deep bench of food and drink artisans taking over a lovely part of West Philly, it’s at the top of our favorite market experiences. Read More »

South 43rd Street and Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 215-686-1776 | Website

2011 Best Farmers' Market

West Chester Growers Market

The way such an affair used to be, and the way it should be: food, mostly produce, all local and sublimely fresh, including brown eggs, homegrown tomatoes, Swiss chard and organic chickens. Read More »

North Church and West Chestnut Streets, West Chester, PA Website

2012 Best Farmers' Market

Rittenhouse Square Farmers’ Market

EXPERT PICK: "Open year-round every Saturday, this market packs so much into a single block. With the amazing produce from Beechwood Orchards, the swoon-worthy Buttercup Brie from Cherry Grove Farm and fresh scallops from Shore Catch, I can easily do a weeks worth of grocery shopping." — Marisa McClellan, local blogger author of the canning cookbook Food in Jars. Read More »

18th and Walnut streets, Philadelphia, PA Website