Saint John City Market, Saint John

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Visit the oldest continuously operating farmers market in Canada at Saint John City Market. The market's first charter dates back to 1785, and the site continues to thrive today with loyal farmers and customers. The building itself is said to have been built by unemployed sailors and is in the Second Empire style of architecture. Farmers, butchers, and fish merchants all have stalls throughout the market; look for tasty local snack foods and drinks as you shop. See Saint John City Market and all Saint John has to offer by arranging your trip with our Saint John trip itinerary site .
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  • This establishment feels like your hometown bakery with a personalized touch. And it's not the the food that's amazing, the charismatic, friendly owner makes going to The Baking Stone a hidden treasur...  more »
  • Nothing really interesting here. We traipsed here from (and back to) the cruise ship terminal, hoping for something "different," but were disappointed.  more »
  • I always go to the city market for those hard to buy for family or friends. The vendors are great and we are never disappointed  more »
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  • Love shopping? Love local? Love great food? Well if you're like me and answered yes to all of these questions then the city market is the place for you, as long as its before 6pm because this placed is closed early and not open Sundays. Totally worth the trip.
  • A great place for visitors and locals alike. I go there to grab pizza or a coffee usually, but have bought Xmas presents and steaks for supper. Everything you want and beautiful too.
  • A fun place to visit when you are in uptown saintjohn.. With limits to see and great food and merchandise to buy. Building has a rustic old school feel about it.
  • One of the only places to get fresh and local food. Lots of fruits, veggies, seafood and meat cuts available for a good price. Along the sides are different restaurants, with sandwiches, pizzas or coffee. You can sit and enjoy your meal along the attached seating area. Closest market in the city you'll find to be similar to traditional style markets in eastern Europe or Asia.
  • Such a great atmosphere!! I love McGuinty time here. Every meal I've eaten had been delicious, although there haven't been many. Wish I could enjoy lunch at the market more often!

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