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West Side Market, Cleveland

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Used since its inception in 1840 as a center for commerce and trade, West Side Market represents Cleveland's oldest market space. The building's iconic 42 m (137 ft) clock tower and brick construction date from a 1912 remodel, which transformed the old wooden structure into its present neoclassical style. You can explore hundreds of stalls selling fruits, vegetables, and other foodstuffs. Locals use the market for day-to-day food shopping. If possible, join a guided tour, offered occasionally by longtime shoppers. Plan your West Side Market visit and explore what else you can see and do in Cleveland using our Cleveland journey planner.
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  • My two teenagers and I went shopping here in preparation for Easter Sunday dinner. Our day started at 9:00 for breakfast at the West Side Market Café. The menu had something for each of our tastes and...  more »
  • Yes, you can get some great cuts of meat and seafood, but skip the fresh fruit and veggies as much of it is over ripe and about to go bad.  more »
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  • What an awesome place, in a cool area of town. Such a wide variety of fresh produce, meats, baked goods and more. A must see if you’re visiting the Cleveland area! The building architecture is amazing as well. So much to see and take in. Give yourself plenty of time. Something here for everyone from the novice cook to chiefs. They have a small eatery inside that makes a great breakfast!
  • What a great historic place to visit. The food there is always great. Love the variety. You can get your shopping done and have a great meat too. Even have a fresh juive stand and great coffee too. Recommend a visit anytime your in Cleveland. It's Also in the heart of a resurgent neighborhood. With many offerings for shopping. You can spend the entire day enjoying the area.
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