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Rochester Public Market

280 N Union St, Rochester, NY 14609-6014
+1 585-428-6907
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Saturday Ritual

I come every Saturday when possible regardless of weather conditions. One of Rochester's best... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Adam M
via mobile
Rochester public market

Great local farm foods available. New building is spacious and has nice selection of vendors... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rochester, New York
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“baked goods” (14 reviews)
“fresh produce” (13 reviews)
“empanadas” (15 reviews)
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280 N Union St, Rochester, NY 14609-6014
+1 585-428-6907
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I come every Saturday when possible regardless of weather conditions. One of Rochester's best assets. A vibrant shopping place for all ages.

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local farm foods available. New building is spacious and has nice selection of vendors. Shop early to beat crowds

Thank 3mneville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a very rainy Thursday at the public market but the rain wasn't a problem as all the stall are under roof and many are in enclosed buildings. The market is open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. We were told by vendors that the best days...More

Thank symsdad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We usually visit the public market when we visit friends and family in Rochester every year. There is so much going on. Best to get there early to find parking or else park on the street. It is open on Tuesdays 6am to 1pm,Thursdays 6am...More

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Good; Great place to come and just enjoy the ambience, people, food and local faire. The Bad; Parking can be rough. The Ugly; Can get crowded so if you do not like 'em..stay home ;)

1  Thank ClintAdvisor
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Went here during lunch since it's close. Got amazing food at the bakery. Employees are always kind and helpful.

Thank Dawnasmith
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We got there about an hour before they were closing. I wish we had gotten there when they first opened. I could have spent hours. Got some wonderful produce, and even found Thai Basil plants, which I had been looking for. Unfortunately, I only get...More

Thank 1,20,491
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The Public market is great. About 500 yards of farmers and entrepreneurs selling mostly food, but hats, scarves, misc items. Great prices (but look around a bit, don't buy the first item you see until you've comparison shopped). Jut so much fun and the crowd...More

1  Thank Gring0bill
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The best place to be on a Saturday morning! The parking is sufficient, the vendors are helpful and a lot of fresh foods to keep us healthy!

Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This was a good farmer's market. Many of the vendors were just wholesalers though there were a few "real" farmers.

Thank DebR1974
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14 August 2017|
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Response from Cheryl F | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see any potpourri. There was a stand that had scented products but do not recall seeing potpourri.
24 October 2016|
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Response from Raykulik | Reviewed this property |
Thurs & Sat for certain. Other days will vary by event refer to website...
Katie M
16 September 2016|
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Response from tipper22 | Reviewed this property |
The hours listed above are correct. if you are going on Saturday go early (before 10), because it gets really busy. i have been there other days and they really start closing up around 12:30. it is really a very good... More