What’s special about this farmers’ market?
Bloomsbury is London’s not so best kept secret destination for a hot lunch on Thursdays. Everything on the market either comes straight from the farm or contains local, sustainable ingredients. From dosas to doughnuts and pasta to pizza dont miss the best lunch stop in town.
Favourite Stall winner 2018: Seriously Italian
Market events coming up: Asparagus and strawberries in May, peas in June, cherries in July, apples and plums from August, corn in September, game in October.
Established: September 2011
Opening times: Every Thursday 9am-2pm
Nearest cash point: Student Central Malet Street
Card payments: Some stallholders accept card payments, ask at market
Other info: Not all stalls attend weekly. A huge selection of lunch options. There are benches and places to perch, but the best picnic spot is Gordon Square.
London Farmers’ Markets opened its first market in 1999 In Islington, the first pioneering farmers’ market in the capital. Currently around 200 farmers and food producers sell at over 20 weekly farmers’ markets.