Once of the country’s oldest and largest food halls, Cleveland's West Side Market (est. 1912) supports about 100 vendors selling both prepared foods and groceries. Photo courtesy of dangerousbiz on Instagram.
West Side Market Cleveland With its 44-foot-high vaulted ceilings and iconic clock tower, this recently redone hall has the feel of a European train station. Plus, there’s a year-round 85-stall produce area outside.
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With its origins dating back to 1840 the West Side Market is Cleveland's oldest publicly owned market. Beginning as an open air marketplace on a tract of land donated by two Ohio City landowners at the corner of West 25th & Lorain, it has undergone much growth and many improvements. Today the market is home to more than 100 vendors of great ethnic diversity--selling fine meats, fresh vegetables, seafood, baked goods, dairy and cheese products, ready-to-eat meals and even fresh flowers.