If you like to taste delicious specialties from all around the world, then NYC’s most historic public market will be your foodie paradise. Here you can try tasty dishes such as Hainanese chicken rice from China, ragda pattice from India, or cochinita pibil, a slow cooked shredded pork stew typical of southern Mexico. Alongside great American dishes.
A non-profit set up, Essex Market has been a cornerstone of the Lower East Side for over 100 years. Here vendors all have an individual story and distinctive personality that add flavor and a special touch to their offerings, giving a true and genuine neighborhood feel to this historic public market.
More than a market stroll, travel with Insight and join a MAKE TRAVEL MATTER® Experience, to meet the local vendors. Lose yourself in the aromas of a live cooking demonstration and learn about the true heartbeat of the market. Here, countless programmes are running aimed at providing quality, affordable food to the community. Fostering entrepreneurship as well as economic development.
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