Don't get me wrong I'm a carnivore from way back but that doesn't mean I don't feel like a sailor on a long haul sail if my fruit basket or crisper drawer gets lean. Here's where I go to get everything from the perfect peach to the freshest pea vine.
Extensive produce offerings and extremely helpful staff (especially Al) the standouts here are the melons and peaches. They will also special order hard to find items like salsify.
This stand has been family ran for 4 generations and it shows in the enthusiasm and passion of it's produce hawkers. They've got everything you need from melons to mushrooms at fair prices.
HT has well priced Asian, Mediterranean and Latin American food products including snacks galore.The produce, seafood and meat selections are wide but if organic/sustainable is your thing these departments are not a wise choice for you.
Lam's has over 10,000 items including seafood, meat, produce, tofu, canned goods and a fare number of deli offerings. Free parking is a plus in this bustling area of town.
One stop shopping for sustainable produce, meat and seafood. The bulk spice and produce departments also shine at this member cooperative. Extensive cooking class offerings are a great value at just $45.
Free standing, old school prodcue stand in the heart of Beacon Hill. Great prices on a wide variety of ripe produce and assorted prepared condiments and such.
Vendors change with the season but there is always a great selection of fresh and prepared food products from fish to flowers.
Not a bad market in this collective but the U-district (the oldest and best in the city), Lake City Way and Columbia City markets stand out. Fresh & prepared foods available at all of the markets.
Yes they sell a wide variety of organic produce but the wine tastings, barbeques and happy hours which feature pho to oysters are what set them apart from the pack.
Founded by a group of QA neighbours this independently ran market has a solid selection of farm products and a fair amount of prepared food including ice cream, arepas, tacos and other bites coming off some of the best food trucks in the area.