Markets where food is the focus… whether fresh produce or gourmet delights.
Generally the kind where you can sit down and eat something whilst you’re there.
Featured Food Markets:
Bay Harbour Market - HOUT BAY
WEEKLY on Fridays (5pm-9pm), Saturdays and Sundays (9.30am-4pm)
Earth Fair Market - TOKAI & ST GEORGE'S MALL
WEEKLY on Weds 3pm-8.30pm (Tokai), Thurs 11am-3pm (St George's Mall) and Sat 9am-2pm (Tokai)
Market at the Barn - DURBANVILLE
WEEKLY on Sundays 10.30am-3.30pm
Market at the Palms - WOODSTOCK
WEEKLY on Saturdays 9am-2pm
Root 44 Market - STELLENBOSCH
WEEKLY on Saturdays & Sundays 10am-4pm
(Note: Times and dates are subject to change. Cape Markets relies on market organisers for this information and cannot guarantee its accuracy. Always check with market organisers if in any doubt.)
Food Market Profiles (A-Z):
- Bay Harbour Market (Hout Bay)
Weekly indoor food and goods market in Hout Bay. Friday Nite LIVE!: 5pm to 9pm; Saturday & Sunday: 9.30 am to 4 pm.
- Bergvliet Food Fair (Bergvliet)
Family friendly event for the whole community. Selected Fridays (once a term). 5pm-9pm. Bergvliet.
- Blaauwklippen Family Market (Stellenbosch)
Weekly food and craft market at Blaauwklippen Estate near Stellenbosch. Sundays 10am-3pm – year-round. Dog-friendly. Special Christmas Market in December.
- Blue Bird Garage Food & Goods Market (Muizenberg)
Weekly evening food market at Blue Bird Garage in Muizenberg. Fridays 4pm-10pm.
- Camphill Country Market (West Coast)
Monthly organic food and craft market held at Camphill Village (West Coast). First Sunday of the month. EXCLUDING January. 10am-2pm.
- Cape Point Vineyards Market (Noordhoek)
Weekly outdoor food market at Cape Point Vineyards in Noordhoek. SUMMER: Thursdays 4.30pm-8.30pm. WINTER: Sundays 12pm-3pm.
- Century City Natural Goods Market – Winter Night Markets
Friday night markets at the Intaka Island Eco Centre at Century City. 4pm-9pm on the last Friday of the month (winter months only). email@example.com | Tel/Fax: 021 531 2173
- Century City Natural Goods Market (Century City)
Monthly outdoor (tented) food and goods market held at Century City. Last Sunday of the month 9am – 2pm (summer months only)
- Chilled Market at the Range (Tokai)
Weekly evening food market at The Range Function and Conference Centre in Tokai. Fridays 4.30pm-9.30pm.
- City Bowl Market on Hope (Gardens)
Weekly food market in Gardens. Held on Thursday evenings (4.30pm-8.30pm). 14 Hope Street, Gardens.
- Constantia Waldorf Organic Market (Constantia)
Weekly organic market at Constantia Waldorf School. Fridays 11am – 3pm. Closed on public holidays and during school holidays.
- Denlyn Park Craft Market (Langebaan)
Monthly food and craft market held at Denlyn Park in Langebaan. Last Saturday of the month. 9am-1pm. Exceptions may apply.
- Earth Fair Food Market (Tokai & St George’s Mall)
The Earth Fair Market is a weekly food market held on Saturdays (9am-2pm) and Wednesdays (3pm-8.30pm) in Tokai and Thursdays (11am-3pm) at upper St George’s Mall in the city bowl.
- Elkanah Schoolyard Market (Table View)
Monthly parisian-style food and crafts market in Table View. Once a month on selected Saturdays. 9am-1pm.
- Erf 81 Food Market (Tamboerskloof)
Local, handmade, organic-as-possible and affordable-as-possible food and goods market held on Erf 81 in Tamboerskloof. Weekly on Sundays. 10am-2pm. firstname.lastname@example.org
- Franschhoek Village Market (Franschhoek)
Family friendly food and craft market set in the beautiful Franschhoek Valley. Find them every Saturday from 9am-3pm under the historic oak trees in the main road. CLOSED on selected dates in winter (June/July/August)
- Glencairn Community Market
The Glencairn Community Market is a vibey market for everyone, offering a wide variety of stalls from leather goods, vintage clothing and jewelry to craft beer and Animal Card readings. Selected Sundays.
- Good Company Farmers Market (Gardens)
The Good Company Farmers Market is a food and fresh produce market held under the oaks in the Paddocks area of the Company’s Garden (next to the National Gallery). Held weekly on Saturdays in summer (weather-dependent). CLOSED April through October. 2016/2017 season starts 26 November 2016.
- Greyton Morning Market (Greyton)
Weekly food and goods market in Greyton (Overberg Region). Saturday mornings from 10am (until midday or sold out)
- Harkerville Saturday Market (Between Plettenberg Bay and Knysna)
Weekly food and goods market located on the N2 between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay. Saturdays 8am-12noon.
- Hermanus Country Market (Hermanus)
A small weekly market held at Hermanus Cricket Club in Hermanus. Saturday mornings 9am-1pm. Special night markets in the Christmas holidays.
- Hermanuspietersfontein Market (Hermanus)
Weekly food and wine market at Hermanuspietersfontein Estate, Hemel & Aarde Valley (Hermanus). Saturdays 10am-2pm. Additional night markets in the summer.
- Hout Bay Organic Market (Hout Bay)
Small organic food market held in Hout Bay. Thursdays 9am-1pm.
- I Love Big Bay Market (Blouberg)
I Love Big Bay Market is a lively food and craft market held monthly in summer (sometimes more often during holiday season) on Wednesday evenings (4pm-9pm) at the Big Bay Surf Lifesaving club in Blouberg (near Eden on the Bay shopping centre – Otto Du Plessis Drive).
- Indie Ale Mid-Month Market
The Indie Ale Mid-Month Market is a seasonal monthly market usually held on the second Saturday of the month at Indie Ale Craft Brewery in Porterville. 11am-4pm. There will be NO MARKET in March 2017, market is ON HOLD. Watch this space for further updates.
- Just Nuisance Community Market (Simonstown)
Monthly community market held at Jubilee Square in Simonstown. Generally the 2nd Saturday of the month. 9.30am-3pm. 2015: Market will be taking a break for 3 months – June, July and August 2015.
- Kalk Bay Market (Kalk Bay)
The Kalk Bay Market takes place twice a month at Kalk Bay Community Centre, Main Road on the SECOND and LAST Saturday of each month (except December). 12-4pm.
- Lourensford Market
Fresh produce and gourmet market to held every Sunday at Lourensford Estate in Somerset West. Sundays 10am-3pm. Selected Fridays (twilight market)
- Market @ Vergenoegd (Stellenbosch)
Weekly farmers market held on Saturdays at Vergenoegd Estate in Stellenbosch. 9am-3pm.
- Market at the Barn (Durbanville)
Weekly market held on a farm just outside Durbanville. Live entertainment, crafts, home-ware stalls and a wide variety of delicious treats. Weekly on Sundays from 10.30am-3.30pm.
- Market at Val de Vie (Paarl)
Summer food and goods market at Val de Vie Estate in Paarl. 10am-3pm on selected dates (usually Sundays, but some variations apply)
- Melkbosch Strand Unique Seaview Market
The Melkbosch Strand Unique Seaview market is a food and goods market held twice-monthly on selected Saturdays at Melkbosstrand Beach (10am-3pm).
- Montagu Village Market (Montagu)
Weekly Village Market is held every Saturday morning until 12.30pm in Euvrard Park, Bath Street, Montagu.
- Neighbour Goods Market (Salt River)
Weekly gourmet and fresh produce market at the Old Biscuit Mill in Salt River/Woodstock. Every Saturday 9am-2pm.
- Oranjezicht City Farm Market (City Bowl)
Weekly farmers market held by Oranjezicht City Farm at Granger Bay. Saturdays 9am to 2pm. May be closed on selected dates during the festive season.
- Outeniqua Farmers Market (George)
The Outeniqua Farmers Market in George is a weekly food and goods market open every Saturday from 8am until 2pm. The market hosts over 150 food and craft stalls, as well as live entertainment, undercover seating and plenty of parking.
- Paardevlei Farmers Market (Somerset West)
Weekly farmers market held on Saturdays (9am-2pm) at The Shed in Somerset West.
- Pure Boland Market (Worcester)
Farmers market on the first Saturday of the month (except JANUARY) at the Green Shed in Brandwacht, Worcester. 9am-2pm.
- Pure Paarl Farmers Market (NEW MARKET!)
The Pure Paarl Farmers Market showcases the best of Paarl. A fusion of fresh farm produce, products and crafts in a safe, child- and dog-friendly venue.
- Revolution Food Fair – Banting Market
Banting-focused market held monthly on selected Sundays (usually first or last Sunday of the month) – 9am – 2.00pm.
- ROOT 44 Market (Stellenbosch)
Weekly food and goods market on Audacia wine farm, Stellenbosch. Saturdays & Sundays 10am-4pm (all year, all-weather).
- Scarborough Fair (Scarborough)
The Scarborough Fair is a community gathering and market of a variety of creative and interactive stalls. Held on the first Sunday of the month (summer months only) at Camel Rock Restaurant, Main Road, Scarborough. 10am-3pm.
- Social Market @ The Claremont
The Social Market at The Claremont is a monthly food and craft market held on the last Saturday of the month at The Sharks Supporters Club, Palmyra Road, Claremont. 10am-3pm.
- Steenbokfontein Farmers Market (Lambert’s Bay)
Awesome market with local produce and entertainment! Steenbokfontein, Lambert’s Bay, West Coast. Last Saturday of the month. 9am-3pm. 060 458 8650 / email@example.com
- Stellenbosch Slow Market (Stellenbosch)
Weekly fresh goods and gourmet produce market at Oude Libertas, Stellenbosch. Every Saturday 9am-2pm (rain or shine).
- Sunday Market @ Nelson Creek Wine Estate
All Year Sunday Country & Farmer’s Market @ Nelson Creek Wine Estate, R44, Windmeul, Paarl. LAUNCHING 2 October 2016. Gourmet Meals, Children’s Playground, Live Music, Fresh Produce and Arts & Crafts to cater for everyone.
- The Dutch Market (Pinelands)
The Urban Bistro hosts a Dutch Market every 2nd and last Saturday of the month at the Dutch Library in Pinelands, 4 Central Square, from 9 am to 1 pm. This is a specialty market featuring favourite Belgian and Dutch foods and snacks.
- The Farm Village Market (Noordhoek)
The Farm Village Market is a small new evening market held on Wednesdays at the Noordhoek Farm Village. Weekly on Wednesdays 4pm-8pm. Held under a tent (with gas heaters), but is weather-dependent so if in doubt, please contact organisers to confirm.
- The Hub Market (Newlands)
Small, informal organic goods market held more or less monthly in Newlands. Generally last Saturday of the month – 9.30am-midday. Likely to be seasonal.
- The Palms Market (Woodstock)
Weekly indoor food market with west coast ‘platteland’ theme. Saturdays 9am-2pm.
- The Spier Secret Market (Stellenbosch)
Annual food market held at Spier Estate as part of the Spier Secret Festival. Generally late October. 9am-3pm. Free entry.
- The Village Market (Riebeek West)
Monthly fresh produce and local craft market in Riebeek West. First Saturday of the month. 9am-1pm. Extra dates in September and December each year. NO MARKET in January.
- The Woodstock Market
The Woodstock Market is a family / community market held on selected Sundays (9am-3pm) at Trafalgar Park in Woodstock.
- Under the Oaks Market (Swellendam)
Small country craft and food market held in Church Square, 8A Voortrek Street, Swellendam on the last Saturday of the month (9am-1pm). Contact: Christiane – 0762302918.
- V&A Food Market (V&A Waterfront)
Cape Town’s only daily food market. V&A Waterfront. Open 7 days a week (rain or shine) from 10am – 6pm. Closed on Christmas and New Years day.
- Vegan Goods Market (Plumstead)
The Vegan Goods Market is a monthly market focused on ethical, plant-based food. First Saturday of the month. Location varies. 10am-2pm.
- Vineyard Oval Wednesday Night Market (Kenilworth)
Wednesday evening food market held at Kenilworth Racecourse. Weekly on Wednesdays. 4pm-9pm. CLOSED April – October (winter months). No market 30 Dec 2015. No market in January 2016.
- West Coast Craft Market (Melkbosstrand)
The West Coast Craft Market is held at the Melkbosstrand Country Club on the last Sunday of each month from 10am – 2pm.
- Willowbridge Slow Market (Tygervalley)
Weekly fresh goods and gourmet produce market held at Willowbridge Mall (Tygervalley). Saturdays 9am-3pm (rain or shine)
- Windmeul Farmers Market (Paarl)
Monthly farmers market at Windmeul Winery, Paarl. First Saturday of the month (no market in January). 8am-12.30pm