• Gather your friends and family, and fully indulge in the warmer days by visiting the most wholesome selection of amazing food markets and eateries our country has to offer.

    The essence of the South African food market is its ability to form communities brimming with diverse and dynamic food that represents both international and local menus.

    The food market has become a lifestyle that encourages entrepreneurship and supporting local artists, designers and cooks.

    Oranjezicht City Farm

    A Cape Town day is not complete without a visit to the renowned Oranjezicht farmer’s market.

    The charming space is home to a range of delicious local eateries, fresh fruit and vegetable stalls and more.

    The inviting space also offers a range of seasonal workshops, so stay tuned to their social media to find out what they are up to this season.


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    Neighbourgoods Market

    Situated alongside the vibrant streets of Woodstock, Cape Town, in the Old Biscuit Mill, sits the Neighbourgoods market.

    The trendy outdoor market showcases both local design and mouth-watering street food, guaranteeing a unique experience of flavour and whimsy.

    Durban Food Market

    The award-winning Durban food market is a foodie’s paradise.

    From organic produce to mouth-watering meats, the food market caters for every plate.

    Avid gardeners can also make the most of their day by visiting the wormery and organic garden suppliers to spruce up their sheds.

    Bryanston Organic Market

    Pay a visit to Bryanston Organic Market – Johannesburg’s oldest farmer’s market.

    Offering fresh and organic produce and hand-crafted goods, the market is an ode to South African craftsmanship and food.

    They pride themselves on their unique display of goods that can be enjoyed while indulging in any of the hearty treats available.


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    The Linden Market

    A space created for local entrepreneurs, The Linden Market combines local makers, in design and food, for a truly special experience.

    The family-friendly market guarantees a vibrant event for the whole family as you journey through the space to the sound of live music and laughter from the kids entertainment area.


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    Wild Oats Community Farmers’ Market

    • When: Every Saturday. Summer: 7:30-12 noon
    • Where: Sedgefield, Garden Route
    • Find out more: [email protected] | +27 (0)82 376 5020 | (+27) (0)44-883-1177

    Dorp Street Market

    • When: Weekly on Sundays (weather permitting): 9:00 am – 15:00 pm
    • Where: 53 Dorp St, Stellenbosch Central, Stellenbosch, 7600
    • Find out more: Instagram @dorpstreetsundaymarket

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    Written by Shazia Salie for Food&Home Magazine

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