Essex Street Market is a historic culinary destination on NYC's Lower East Side. We're open Monday through Saturday, 8:00am to 7:00pm, Sunday 10:00am to 6:00pm.

Visit our events page for upcoming events and programs at Essex Street Market.


Essex Street Market specializes in a wide variety of culinary products including gourmet cheeses, premium cuts of meat, fresh fish and general grocery items. We are a public market made up of many smaller merchants who pride themselves on getting to know their customers.

Our friendly merchants offer distinctive products in a welcoming, community-oriented environment. You can be on a first-name basis with your butcher, cheese seller, grocer, and fishmonger. 

And if you're in the mood to nosh, our prepared-food merchants and restaurants can satisfy any appetite.

Produce & Groceries

Quality produce to tempt your taste buds.

premium meats & fish

Cuts and catches for any occasion.

gourmet Foods

Exceptional variety and unmatched flavor.