Fruit and Vegetable Markets in Paris

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The French are well known for their fascination with food and this is reflected in the large number of markets in Paris. Despite the increasing number of supermarkets in the centre of Paris, families are still willing to get daily fresh food from the boulangeries, boucheries and of course fruit and vegetables from the market.

A map with the location and opening times of all the markets in Paris can be found in the "Markets in Paris" section of the website. However, below is listed some of the more popular markets as well as the organic only markets in Paris.

Popular Fruit and Vegetable Markets in Paris

Enfant Rouges (Marché couvert des Enfant Rouges)

This charming partly covered market located in the Marais district has been established since 1620. Extremely popular with the locals, the freshness of the produce is assured. Street perfomers can often be found here on a Sunday morning. Unlike some markers, this is open everyday of the week (except mondays).

39, rue de Bretagne

Nearest metro station : Temple (line 3) or Filles-du-Calvaire (line 8)

Weekly opening times:
Tuesday - 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 7:30pm
Weds - 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 7:30pm
Thursday - 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 7:30pm
Friday - 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 8pm
Saturday - 4pm to 8pm
Sunday - 8:30am to 2pm

St-Germain (Marché couvert St-Germain)

The benefits of this covered market are the huge range of different foods on offer and the long opening hours during the week.

4/6, rue lobineau

Nearest metro station : Mabillon (line 10)

Weekly opening times:
Tuesday 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 8pm
Weds 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 8pm
Thurs 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 8pm
Friday 8:30am to 1pm and 4pm to 8pm
Saturday 8:30am to 1:30pm and 3:30pm to 8pm
Sunday 8:30am to 1:30pm

Rue Cler (Marché rue Cler)

Go to this market for celebrity and politician spotting as well as the quality, if expensive goods.

rue Cler

Nearest metro station - Ecole Militaire (line 8)

Weekly opening hours:
Tuesday 8:30am to noon
Weds 8:30am to noon
Thrus 8:30am to noon
Friday 8:30am to noon
Saturday 8:30am to noon
Sunday 8:30am to noon

Organic Food Markets in Paris

Raspail (Marché biologique Raspail)

Arguably the best known organic market in Paris, here you can find all sorts of organic only food. Please note that Raspail market is also open on a Tuesday and Friday, but organic only food is only available on the Sunday.

boulevard Raspail

Nearest metro station - Rennes (line 12) or Saint-Placide (line 4)

Weekly opening times:
Sunday 9am to 3pm

Batignolles (Marché biologique des Batignolles)

Another popular organic market located in the 17th arrondissement of Paris, close to Monceau park.

34 boulevard des Batignolles

Nearest metro station - Rome (line 2)

Weekly opening hours:
Saturday 7am to 3pm

Do you have any recommended fruit and vegetable markets in Paris. Please help other readers but commenting below.

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