Fresh roses, gourmet mac and cheese, sunflower sprouts, lemon almonds,
naan, balsamic vinegar, dolmades, flan, rotisserie chicken, tamales...
Location: north of 1st Street, just south of Beverly Blvd
west side of the street, across from the Rite Aid Pharmacy
at Lot 694, the city parking lot with the clock
When: Sunday, 10 am - 2 pm, though many vendors are set up earlier
Forms of Payment: merchants accept mostly cash; prepare small bills
Parking: free underground parking by the Rite Aid across the street
Accessibility: crowded, but ok for wheelchairs (strollers galore!)
For sale: fresh organic fruit and vegetables; nuts; flowers; breads; cheeses
History: been there since 2001
Website: California Certified Farmers' Markets
A few of the Sunday stalls within or near the market proper:
Gourmet Blends - balsamic vinegar, dipping oils
Market Candle - made from soy wax with cotton wick
Bella Sol Foods - mango salsa and gluten-free chips
Me Gusta - gourmet tamales
Lush Foods - Indian dishes and organic pomegranate juice
Paddy Mac - gourmet mac and cheese with truffles!
Grill Masters - rotisserie chicken
Ann's Bakery of Port Hueneme - cakes and pastries
Owners: Isaias and Martha Quintana
Crepes, Quesadillas and Burritos of 37th Street
savory crepes like ham, turkey, chicken and cheese $5 each
sweet crepes like nutella, strawberry and banana...
Laurent Bonjour's cheese truck www.cheesecorner.net
Flan King - Sweet Potato, Chocolate, Marble, Coffee & Mocha
Prices: $3 for individual serving $25 to serve 10
Santiago Farms - berries!
blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, even yellow berries!
Atkins Nursery of Fallbrook, California
citrus, avocado and sub-tropical trees! (760) 728-1610
ThinKrisps - crispy cheese disks!
Alex's Fruits and Nuts
almonds, seeds, dried banana, organic mango, chili tamarindo
Skyline Flower Growers
Robertino's Cucina - the owner of La Luna!
Bolaños Sprouts -- sunflower, broccoli, mung bean
wheatgrass for pets, fenugreek, Spanish peanuts...
Nicholas Family Farms - Organically Grown Produce
Rick and Penny Nicholas of 7602 S. Monson, Orange Cove, CA 93646
Two Dog Organic Nursery - Earthbox kits and organically raised plants
Heirloom Lettuces, Indonesian White Guava and Ice Cream Bananas
Saveurs Ready-to-Heat Gourmet Cuisine
Meredith explains convenient French-inspired food
Fresh Seafood - Local & Exotic
King Swami with whom the kids love playing their toy instruments
Flowers from Sheran and Ron Burke
all roses of varied colors! about $10 a bunch
Massage - $12 for 10 minutes (was $10)
Olive Oil, Olives, Hummus, Feta, Dolmades, Tzatziki, Mousaka, Pita, Etc.
Victoria Duque - jewelry designs featured in InStyle magazine