Discover the likes of rich English countryside sights and sounds as you visit London’s most loved farmers’ markets, where fresh flavours and tastes are always in season and every colourful stall adds to the charm of the markets.
Marylebone Farmers’ Market
Browse a range of 40 stalls at the Marylebone Farmers’ Market, offering everything from fresh vegetables and fruits to cheeses of all descriptions and delicious ready-to-eat treats! This bustling Sunday market is one of the city’s most charming shopping spots, perfect for spending a leisurely Sunday morning like a true London local. Make sure to treat yourself to tempting cookies, cakes, and breads here!
After you have finished shopping, there’s an array of cafes and gourmet shops on Marylebone High Street where you can sample traditional British food or your favourite cuisine to complete the experience. Even if you aren’t planning to shop, the market is a great place to people-watch and take in the vibrant culture! Reserve a boutique stay at Park Avenue Hyde Park, in the heart of London, your perfect base for exploring the capital city, be it premier shopping destinations, traditional markets or cultural attractions and entertainment!
Bloomsbury Farmer’s Market
If you’re looking to treat yourself to a tasty lunch, the vibrant Bloomsbury Farmers’ Market is held every Saturday, right in the centre of the Bloomsbury University Campuses. Treat yourself as you choose from a diverse range of foodie delights from tantalising burgers to dosas, Thai street food, pasta, and wood-fired pizzas. The bustling market is one of the best authentic lunch stops in town, where everything is prepared with fresh and sustainable, local ingredients!
Notting Hill Farmers’ Market
Nestled behind the Notting Hill Gate station, the Notting Hill Farmers’ Market runs every Saturday at the Fox Primary School and is loved by locals and tourists alike. The market is known for its fresh fruits, cheese, fresh milk and cream and a plethora of other organic ingredients. Delight in a sumptuous meal at the Park Hotel Restaurant and head to the market to sample popular almond flour doughnuts, macrons in seasonal flavours along freshly baked pastries for a wholesome experience!
South Kensington Farmers’ Market
Held each Saturday on the lovely Bute Street, the South Kensington Farmers’ Market is a food lovers paradise. Make sure to indulge in delectable Italian and French treats that are a favourite amongst all visitors! Keep an eye out for traditional British food and delicious ice creams and explore other amazing food shops as the market comes to town every week! With your stay at one of the luxurious hotels near Paddington Station, take some time to wander along the market stalls selling mouthwatering cheese types, honey, jam, freshly baked aromatic bread, and fresh fruits.
Islington Farmers’ Market
Running for more than 20 years, the Islington Farmer’s Market is in Chapel Market and is a highlight of the week for all the locals in the area! If you’re looking for an authentic British experience browsing traditional-style stalls, the Islington Farmer’s Market is only minutes away from your luxe accommodation near Hyde Park. Held every Sunday, you’ll find beautiful seasonal flowers here, along with fresh fruits and vegetables, homemade cakes and breads, free-range meat, and seasonal fish.
Make the most of your time as you speak to stallholders about how the produce is grown, and they may even have some handy recipes and cooking ideas for you!