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French Market

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Address: Main Street and Liberty Drive, Wheaton, IL
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+1 630-784-0862

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Fun Morning

The prices of the fruit and vegetables are ridiculous, but the artisans are awesome. We either get Thai food (pad thai and coconut rice with mango) or the TO DIE FOR apple cider... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
Margie F
Winfield, Illinois
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Winfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The prices of the fruit and vegetables are ridiculous, but the artisans are awesome. We either get Thai food (pad thai and coconut rice with mango) or the TO DIE FOR apple cider donuts.

Thank Margie F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This market is on my must-do list every summer, but there are a couple of reasons why I didn't give it a full 5 stars. One of the main reasons is that it has gotten very crowded over the past year. It's hard to walk, let alone shop. Also, it is smaller than some other outdoor markets. That being said,... More 

Thank Michelle L
Wheaton, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A long established open air market in downtown Wheaton. Dozens of vendors. Saturdays, April to November from 8am to 2pm. Farm fresh produce from local growers (Il. Wi. In. & Mi.). A real "farm to table" environment. Bakery items abound as do gifts, jewelry and flowers. Specialty meats, cheeses, eggs & organic foods are plentiful. Look for Ari's Flowers. Great... More 

Thank mgresk50
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Fabulous vendors with lots of variety. Ride your bike on Prairie Path before stopping in to sample baked goods and fresh produce.

Thank Mary P
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I always get my flowers here for any special occasion! Yuri's flowers are the best and are always so helpful. Baked goods, honeys, oils, jewelry and handmade items abound! Come and enjoy this market!

Thank Linda R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Beautiful Saturday market located in the heart of downtown Wheaton. Not to big, not to small, you can get around in an hour or two, plenty of variety to look at. The food items are incredible, we really enjoyed the pastries and there was a booth selling flavored vinegars that were fantastic. After you are finished with the market, there... More 

Thank rduinc
Wheaton, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

The French Market is one of the best I have ever been to and I have traveled extensively! The flowers are gorgeous and priced very well. The fruits and vegetables are all fresh and the breads are to die for!! They also have jewelry, purses, soaps,etc. It's an experience not to be missed!

Thank LizBe2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

How much Chinese products can you jam into a French market and call them one of a kind? Great produce, great flowers, outstanding baked goods and glutton free goods from St. Honore. Everything else, blah.

Thank Phfly505
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12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Having recently returned from France, I have to say that I enjoy this local market as much or better. Here you can find a sampling of bakery items, specialty food items, crafted jewelry, clothing, purses, soaps, handcrafted goods, produce and flowers. One of my favorite things is the pretzel bread available in the corner of the market. I love to... More 

Thank Cndy
Wheaton, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Vendors are friendly, over time they feel like old friends! What a great way to buy produce, bakery goods, flowers, cheese, coffee and even jewelry- you can't miss this!!

Thank nancykopp66

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