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2nd Street Market

600 E 2nd St, Dayton, OH 45402-1381
+1 937-228-2088
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Would give it six stars if I could!

My new favorite Dayton place has been around 15 years without me knowing about it. It is a local... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dawn M
Vienna, Virginia
via mobile

Your website said open. I left the Air Force Museum to come there and you were closed. I am glad we... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Jane C
Chesapeake, Virginia
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Local growers, bakers, culinary specialists, and artisans fill this charming historic freight house. Reminiscent of European markets, it's alive with vendors, people and activity during market hours year-round.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
600 E 2nd St, Dayton, OH 45402-1381
+1 937-228-2088
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My new favorite Dayton place has been around 15 years without me knowing about it. It is a local foods destination. Housed in a very long, narrow historic depot, it is jammed with casual restaurants and booths of local produce, cheeses, baked goods, jams, maple...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Your website said open. I left the Air Force Museum to come there and you were closed. I am glad we left and went over to Carillon Park. That was a fabulous place. If I knew you were closed I would have come on Thursday.

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Second Street Market reminded me of a scaled down Pikes Place Market in Seattle. They have such an interesting variety of food and merchandise. There are lots of unusual and interesting food booths all reasonably priced. A variety of locally grown produce and crafts. Several...More

Thank CountryGal5759
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a morning at this market. I wouldn't expect a farmers market if you go, there are quite a few merchants but so many food vendors it was unbelievable. Thai, Mediterranean, taco bar, crepes, oh my! It was very crowded at 9am on a Saturday...More

Thank lrwhite
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We were there during the October fest weekend so we have some activities outside and also along the river. The market is a good place to eat. No chain no subway no macdo so it is nice to have good foods

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 August 2017

All booths not open.Artisan breads and interesting goods sold.Was there on Sunday.Better go in fall ,temps not so hot then.

Thank katiekat12016
Reviewed 24 July 2017

A friend took me here for brunch before heading to the airport- I was just upset I hadn't been taken there earlier! Reminds me a lot of Pike Place Market in Seattle- independent vendors, busy but not crowded, amazingly tasty food, cute handmade items. I...More

Thank Jmsciencegal
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Talk about an ethnic smorgasbord, this place has scores of eateries representing scads of nationalities from Asian to European to American. We bought New Zealand pot pies and ate them in the air conditioned area at the far end where there are tables set up....More

1  Thank mlgocon
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We just love the market. Saturday morning is the best because all the vendors are sure to be there. They have so many different items..fresh vegetables, cheeses,meats, baked goods and some of the most delicious bread! You can also find organic goods, jewelry and different...More

Thank Annie1182
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Nice little place. Several booths with different food offerings. Very eclectic selection. A couple of fresh food/veggies booths. The rest were an equally eclectic selection of crafts/ goods booths. Nice little place.

Thank Ken W
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9 November 2015|
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Response from isay691 | Reviewed this property |
They are but there are a lot more vendors during the warmer months.