Grand Central Market, Los Angeles

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Open since 1917, Grand Central Market offers fresh produce, meat, fish, and other delicacies. You can also buy flowers, coffee, various trinkets, and much more. Architecture fans should note that Frank Lloyd Wright once used an office inside this Beau Arts building. To visit Grand Central Market and other attractions in Los Angeles, use our Los Angeles road trip planning site .
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  • October 3, 2017
    If you have guests & loved ones with different cuisine preferences @ LA; it's good to go to 'Grand Central Market' in down town. Individually each one can approach different stalls & get their favorit...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Pretty ironic that the concept of food stalls is now becoming "popular" again & hip! Some of the stalls could be 100 years old and you have the new concepts. Food, shopping, ice cream, candy & beer, h...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Great location to visit for a variety of food options! Be it breakfast, lunch or quick bite, this location has changed tremendously in the past few years and now it is a gem.  more »
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  • July 4, 2017
    I seriously can't say enough great things about Grand Central Market! It's an eclectic mix of both people and food. The food offerings have such charming character, flavor levels and never short on variety. I love each vendor in a different way! Even the small grocery markets offer a nice spread of veggies, fruit and specialty items at decent price. Each visit has a cool way of transporting you out of LA...
  • July 9, 2017
    If you want to have a casual lunch or dinner in downtown, this is a great place to goto. Food is decent and price is OK. There is even a couple of restaurants serving wine (pubs?) For the wine lovers. Great place to hang out with office friends for lunch. Handful of vegetarian options. The fact that its open late and weekends, definitely helps improve the neighborhood. In the 10 years I have seen it, it has definitely cleaned itself up from swampy vegetable market to a clean eateries area. May be they should start acquiring more space around them and make it even more open.
  • May 4, 2017
    One if my favorite places in Los Angeles. Open air market with a long history. Lots of great choices to eat or buy food to take home. Some nights they have odd events going on like a bean bag toss. Several bars as well. Just a great place to hang out in downtown LA. Be aware that some of the food stalls close up early (late afternoon).
  • July 5, 2017
    I love this place. Only free public restroom downtown so it seems other than LA Live and the library. And good beer. So many flavors (over 100) good foods and market sales.
  • June 25, 2017
    So many cool options for food! Easy to get around to explore the city after grabbing a bite and some coffee or beer after you're all done too! Downside - the parking garage is unbelievable with all the SUVs parking in compact spaces 😫(Thanks for leaving room for people to park next to you and utilize the garage....)

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