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Sarasota Farmers Market

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Fantastic and large organic stall - Worden Farms., lots of interesting vendors of food, crafts... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
maria d
bradenton, fl
Best of the Florida's Best

Love, love, love this Market! Great vendors, wonderful goodies, awesome eats! Be sure to stop by... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Tampa, Florida
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“great market”(10 reviews)
“fresh pasta”(7 reviews)
The Sarasota Farmers Market was established in 1979. The market continues its tradition of providing the community with local produce, plants, prepared foods, and artisans.
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Lemon Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236
+1 941-225-9256
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All reviews whole foods great market fresh pasta food vendors vendors selling local honey delicious cookies fruits veggies handmade jewelry specialty foods arts and crafts local artists year round winter season plants and flowers plenty of free parking worth a trip
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Fantastic and large organic stall - Worden Farms., lots of interesting vendors of food, crafts, coffee & sweets, herbs & other greens - and all in a setting very central to all the other cool offerings of downtown Sarasota. Highly recommend. You might feel naked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank maria d
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Visiting Sarasota for a week we spend about 2 hours on Sunday Oct 14 trying to get organic products with no luck This Farmers Market needs more.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ilevc
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Love, love, love this Market! Great vendors, wonderful goodies, awesome eats! Be sure to stop by Raw! Raw! To Go and their onsite Vegan Eats mini restaurant on Lemon Street during the Market. Absolutely some of the very best vegan foods I've ever eaten. Year...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank thebeachmarkets
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This farmers market is right in the heart of downtown Sarasota every Saturday morning. If you can’t find parking on the street there is free parking at Marina Jacks and then it’s a 10 minute stroll to the market. The market itself has all kinds...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gl0baltraveler
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

This market extends for a couple of blocks through the downtown area, with vendor tents lining both sides of the street. We bought homemade lemon jelly, local hydroponic vegetables, and a fresh molasses cookie. There were also several local artists. Unfortunately, some of the produce...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 646lorit
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The place to be on a Saturday morning is right in the middle of downtown Sarasota. There are vendors with fresh vegetables and fruit and stands with yummy prepared foods from the sea and land, plus bakery treats, entrepreneurs selling their products and fresh brewed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This is an interesting small street market with a variety of food vendors but also small local artists like delicate water color note cards, puppeteer, handmade jewelry and belts.... The crowd is ecclectic and the show is also on the street with a lot of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank valerie l
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Pretty much anything you might look for you’ll find at the Sarasota farmers market... including lots of organic... and it’s among stores so other shopping is fun too. Even Whole Foods is near by. Go, see, have fun!!!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank bearboat
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Sarasota has one of the finest farmers markets you will ever visit. There are vendors, food and produce. The folks are nice ,and vendors are nice local people. You can shop for a new Rolls Royce or Mr. Perry's great Barbecue. I was there this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

This is a rather well known market and rates itself very high. It had an unusually large number of good places to snack and eat and lots of interesting crafts as well as an incredible selection of organic veggies. I enjoyed it. Parking is difficult...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Anne N
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13 March 2018|
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Response from cararro | Reviewed this property |
Limited seating is available. And I found that people are most gracious about sharing open seats at their table. (Most welcome to a New Yorker who is not used to such friendliness.)
Brutus L
10 February 2017|
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Response from SarasotaMarket | Property representative |
Hi Brutus, The State Street parking garage is a great place to park. You can access it off State St and/or off Ringling Blvd. Use one of these addresses in your GPS: 1538 State St, Sarasota, FL 34236 or 1549 Ringling... More