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Farmer's Market

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Address: N. Peters St. in the French Market, 1008 North Peters St., New Orleans, LA LA 70116
Phone Number: +1 504-522-2621
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Get some great buys at this tasty and colorful market from homemade pies...

Get some great buys at this tasty and colorful market from homemade pies and gumbo to blooming orchids and mushrooms.

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So much to see, so like time

I had mixed feeling about the market. Maybe on the weekend it is more interesting and perhaps because everyone raved about it. I found many things that were not made in New... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 February 2016
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Cloverdale, California
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Solomons, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

What a marvelous experience!! Almost endless array of enticing food and items for sale in a uniquely NOLA setting next to the French Quarter. This is s great venue for people watching, dining or shopping with several blocks of vendors arrayed under a vintage Farmer's Market. A must do while in NOLA.

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Dallas, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a rather interesting place. It's like an upscale flea market. There are many food vendors along with some great artists.

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Thank Keith T
Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

The market is not what it once was. It is more like a flea market than farmers market. Very little is left of the fruits, vegetables, meats, etc of yesteryear.

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Thank Ken V
West Bloomfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Farmer's market has and offers everything you would want to take home from New Orleans. They have T-shirts, shot glasses, hats, food, souvenirs, etc. all in a compact area. Lots of locals and fairly good prices (inexpensive!!).

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Definitely a must on any agenda if visiting New Orleans. Lots of little stalls with local ware.. Lovely stalls for food and drinks. Should try the seafood and aligator sausages. Fantastic vibe but they close early.

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Thank Menekag
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Cheap junk and rows of generic low quality t-shirts. Nothing more than a large crowded flea market. There are a few stands with nice pictures and artwork of the city but even they are not worth the crap you have to wade through to find them

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Cloverdale, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

I had mixed feeling about the market. Maybe on the weekend it is more interesting and perhaps because everyone raved about it. I found many things that were not made in New Orleans, and many items of inferior quality mixed in with some real finds.

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Thank adkunkle
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

Wish there was more variety when I went. Lots of repetitive items on sale. Heard it varies depending on the day you visit. Heard weekends were best, but the surrounding area and shops made for a neat walk / window shopping experience.

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Luton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

We were lucky that whilst we were at the French market we noticed a Flea/Farmers market on Wednesday from 2-6pm. To be honest it was nothing special and prices were just the same as buying them in the shops. There were speciality foods to purchase but again prices seemed a little higher than most eating places. Most stalls sold similar... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

There is plenty to see and do and the variety of products on offer is great. From food to clothing to drinks to trinkets to jewellery to painting there is something for everyone

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A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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