For over 100 years, Essex Market has been a cornerstone of the Lower East Side. Today, the market is newly renovated with 37,000 square feet of sunlight-drenched space. The air is filled with the aromas of tacos, bagels, and cuisine from all over the world, while fishmongers, cheesemongers, and micro-brewers serve up their own amazing fare. The market also has weekly programs where kids and adults can learn to cook in a state-of-the-art demonstration kitchen.
88 Essex Street
New York, NY 10012
(southeast corner of Essex & Delancey Streets)
More info at essexmarket.nyc.
With almost 40 vendors, you’ll find whatever you need at Essex Market! Download the vendor map.
Café D’avignon serves up semi-sweet and savory pastries, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, quiches, scones, cakes, and afternoon toasty snacks. To pair, they offer classic espresso-based drinks using and specialty lattes using Stumptown Coffee Roasters.
Cuchifritos Gallery + Project Space
Cuchifritos Gallery + Project Space provides exhibition opportunities to hundreds of independent curators and emerging underrepresented artists. Its location inside Essex Market creates a distinct opportunity to directly engage with the local community about contemporary art.
No fuss barber trimming at an affordable price.
Davidovich Bakery is a wholesale bakery specializing in top quality artisan bagels made from all generations.
Chef and Partner Chintan Pandya and restaurateur Roni Mazumdar of the critically acclaimed Rahi and Adda Indian Canteen are bringing Dhamaka, a new “Unapologetic Indian” restaurant serving provincial Indian cuisine to the new Essex Market.
Don Ceviche brings the Peruvian concept of “Ceviche’s Bar” to NYC, focusing the menu on varied traditional ceviche for all kind of tastes.
Thai chicken and rice specialists using local farm-raised heritage chicken.
Essex Farm Fruits & Vegetables
Farm-fresh produce and grocery items, now with even more organic and non-GMO products.
Essex Olive & Spice
Essex Olive & Spice specializes in quality extra virgin olive oil, spices, and imported foods.
Essex Squeeze aims to provide healthy options for the people in the neighborhood at an affordable price with their refreshing smoothies, juices, and toasts.
Cheese and beautifully packaged jams, honeys, mustards, vinegars, olive oils, and cured meats from small producers around the world. Many of the cheeses are hand-made and aged by some of the most internationally respected affineurs, such as Neal’s Yard Dairy, Marcel Petite, and Giorgio Cravero.
Heros & Villains
Heros & Villains offers ingredient-driven sandwiches and specialties inspired by New York City bodegas and classic American.
Kotti Berliner Döner Kebab
Kotti Berliner Döner Kebab serves the first authentic Berliner Döner Kebab in New York City. Döner is meat seasoned with spices, grilled to perfection on a vertically rotating spit, and thinly sliced into tender pieces. The technique originates in Turkey—döner means turning or rotating in Turkish—and it’s become popular all over the world.
L.E.S. Ice Cream Factory
Ice cream that’s both mythical and abstract, including legends attributing the invention of ice cream to the Chinese during the Tang Dynasty. L.E.S. Ice Cream Factory embodies this lore in their quality, authentic homemade ice cream from traditional Chinese recipes.
La Tiendita - LES Girls Club
Girl-made and fair-trade social venture. Purchases helps support the programming and mentorship offered by the Lower Eastside Girls Club organization.
Luis Meat Market
Neighborhood butcher offering a wide range of meat, poultry, cold cuts, and more.
Luna Brothers Fruit Plaza
Luna Brothers specializes in tropical fruits and vegetables that include bacalao, calabaza, batata, yucca, panapen, mangos, plantains, coconuts, bananas, and cilantro. The market also carries a variety of spices and fresh Latin American products.
Selected Italian dishes with healthy-committed chef quality in revisited/classic and plant-based versions. Inspired by family tradition, NYC living, and the strong belief that whatever it takes to have a better world tomorrow is in our hands today.
New Star Fish Market
The market offers all varieties of fish, both whole and fillets, including tuna, monkfish, and porgies. Clams, scallops, lobsters, shrimp, crabs, squid, and snow crab legs are also available. Give the market a call if you have a special request.
Ni Japanese Deli
Ni is a family-run Japanese deli focused on offering nutritious vegetarian, vegan, and macrobiotic dishes. Understanding that allergies are a real concern, we are committed to serving gluten-free and allergy-free Japanese foods that are not only delicious and hearty, but also healthy.
Nordic Preserves Fish & Wildlife Co.
Nordic Preserves specializes in pickled herring, potato salad, smoked salmon sandwiches, cardamom cake, and malty chocolate balls coated in crunchy oats. They sell a robust selection of Scandinavian pantry staples from beans to grapefruit marmalade.
Mother and daughter duo Christine and Emma run this soup shop together all year long, serving up hearty stews in the dead of winter and crisp gazpachos in the high summer heat. Every day they offer a rotating selection to satisfy anyone’s palate, always making sure to prepare batches of vegan and vegetarian options.
Puebla Mexican Food
Puebla has been serving authentic Mexican-style food for years, and has created quite the loyal following in the process. Choose from a variety of classic dishes, including homemade tamales, bursting burritos, and specialty foods.
Riverdel carries the largest selection of vegan cheeses imaginable. Their specialty foods, fresh bread, and pastries offer plenty of inspiration for putting together the perfect meal or creating an irresistible vegan cheese plate.
Saffron is a florist specializing in unique arrangements informed by their team’s experience with the arts.
Sugar Sweet Sunshine
Bakery specializing in cupcakes, puddings, custom cakes, and more!
The Pushcart Presents
A curated selection of goods from New York City artists and makers, primarily sourcing from the Lower East Side. If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind hand-knit statement piece, a unique mug, or bowl, or a “New York’s Most Historic Market” tote, The Pushcart is the place to go!
Top Hops Beer Shop
This second Top Hops satellite features a selection of 70 cans and bottles, 6 draft lines, wine, and small bites. Daily guest beers will feature exciting and seasonal offerings from local breweries including Industrial Arts, Lawson’s and Other Half. All items are available to stay and to go. And, in a welcome change from our old digs, say hello to our barstools. Belly up!
Valley Shepherd creates over 30 styles of artisan cheeses, yogurt, and butter using their years of artisan cheesemaking expertise and age-old European sheep-farming practices.
Viva Fruits & Vegetables
Viva Fruits & Vegetables has sold fruits, vegetables, and Mexican specialty food products at Essex Market for over 14 years. Some products are imported directly from Mexico and Santo Domingo, like green bananas, plantains, yucca, eggplants, pineapples, coconuts, sugar cane, cassava, and grapefruits!
Healthy and flavorful Moroccan cuisine. Be sure to try their acclaimed Moroccan beef stew sandwich, named one of the top 10 dishes to try at Essex Market by Eater.
Essex Kitchen and the Mezzanine are available for rent for private events ranging from cooking classes, seated dinners to panel discussions and everything in between. Capacities range from 10-220 people with a variety of configurations. Please contact Essex Market directly at [email protected] for more information and rates.