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“So crowded but so worth it”
Review of French Market

French Market
Ranked #4 of 20 things to do in Wheaton
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DuPage County, Illinois
Level 6 Contributor
133 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“So crowded but so worth it”
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Lot's of choices for prepared food and the makings of a meal, flowers and many types of other stuff.

There is a crowd here for good reason, high quality and many choices.

Visited April 2014
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Glendale Heights, Illinois
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“A lovely way to spend Saturday mornings”
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Buy some coffee, browse the produce, buy some flowers, tip the musicians, enjoy the local art. It's a great way to start the weekend.

Visited May 2014
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Wheaton, IL
Level 6 Contributor
137 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“Nice local market”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I wish there were a rating between fair and very good. This market is nice and has quite a bit of variety - I would rate it 'good' if there was such a category. It has fresh produce, overpriced but delicious bakery goods, and a nice selection of fresh flowers. I could do without the same old/same old craft booths here and there, but it is definitely worth a stop if you are in the area.

Visited August 2013
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Wheaton, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Saturday Morning French Market”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

The market is something that my wife and I go to every Saturday morning. We love seeing all of the produce that is there to offer. My favorite is the used book stall that really has a great selection of books. We also love the kettle corn, doughnuts and other baked goods.

Visited June 2013
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Marshall, MI
Level 6 Contributor
146 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
“Too much to look at one time, but a lot of Fun!”
Reviewed 22 October 2013

On Saturdays in the Fall, a trip to Wheaton, IL would not be complete unless you stop by the French Market, in the middle of the downtown business district. The market consists of an ecclectic blend of farm produce, meats, breads, clothing, books, cooking items, jewelry, and collectibles. There is much to look at and it is packed into a parking lot near the railroad tracks and station. Crowded is not a good description, but it is still a lot of fun to stop and look, taste, and buy many of the various things that are displyed by the vendors.

This should be on your 'must stop' list when you travel to the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago!!

Visited October 2013
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