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Address: 4477 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78745-1579
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+1 512-899-4300

Huge supermarket specializing in rare foods.

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Central Market has it all!

Central Market is a great place to shop - it has lots of variety of organic, healthy foods. We also enjoyed the Cafe - the burgers were great, the Asian bowl was a little too... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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230 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Central Market is a great place to shop - it has lots of variety of organic, healthy foods. We also enjoyed the Cafe - the burgers were great, the Asian bowl was a little too salty, the salads were delicious!

Thank jsearle99
Buda, Texas
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672 reviews
198 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We go here occasionally and it is like being in a different world. That's a good thing. Wholesome, natural foods from fruits to nuts. What a place!

Thank daddymo2
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226 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The one side has a cafeteria sort of food to eat. You order and then pick it up. A wide selection of iced teas. The other side has a small market including a variety of cheese, baked goods, and vegetables. Try the cookies...so soft and chewy.

Thank c3a3m3
G-Patch, Texas
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507 reviews
216 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I first shopped here back when in was in college when they first opened this location, and I love that it hasn't changed much since then. This is a great neighborhood grocery store with healthy and organic options. If I lived closer, I'd shop here all the time! We stopped in over the weekend on our way through town to... More 

Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Austin, Texas
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357 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

This is easy. In my humble opinion, it has the best fruit, vegetables, meat, fish and deli of any grocery store in Austin. Friendly people, clean and organized. Once you have been a frequent customer the people know your name and exactly how you like your items.

Thank La E
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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119 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a place where you can spend the whole day shopping and eating. I have never seen such a wide variety and choice of items in any one market - from farm fresh produce to simple meals to gourmet wines and cheeses - you name it and most probably they have it. The staff is also very helpful -... More 

Thank jolly370
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68 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

The shopping is fun, the selections are overwhelming. My husband, myself and two kids (7 years) went to eat. The food was pretty bland. My boys ordered spaghetti and meatball and neither one liked it, and they are not picky. My sandwich was ok. My husband ordered some type of BBQ sandwich and wasn't pleased. It was about $50 for... More 

Thank ashleyhum
Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We were celebrating a birthday. In one massive, everything you want grocery store we were able to pick up delicious truffle pate, mild smoked Scottish salmon, thinly sliced DeBeca ham, prosciutto, wine, organic perfect red grapes, made from scratch breads and amazing deserts - coconut and carrot cake cupcakes and if you like chocolate - Toni's Chocolate Mousse Cake -... More 

Thank Jacque M
El Cerrito, California
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This is the place to get food, beverages and go listen to music too! It was like a Whole Foods on steroids. The cheese section was as large as some corner stores. They seemed to carry just about everything. The layout is a little confusing, but it was great to have everything under one roof.

Thank LauranTony
Austin, Texas
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

A great Austin home-grown landmark. Just visiting the store and walking the aisles is a grand experience. They have a mind-blowing selection of fresh produce that usually offers free samples of fresh squeezed juices. There is a huge selection of, wine and a 60' wall of every beer you've ever heard of and some you haven't. The entire grocery experience... More 

Thank rereno

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