This is not necessarily a secret, but it’s certainly forgotten by most people. The Grand Central Terminal Market is a great place to browse for unique food, spices and more! Certainly a gourmet experience!
This it not a secret at all, but many times the Grand Central Terminal Market is forgotten by most people.
From tourist to locals, we believe this market is underrated and deserves more attention!
It’s an amazing place to stop by once in a while to check out what’s new!
To start, the market offers a vast variety of products like meat, bread & pastry.
Plus, you can still find chocolates, cheeses, sea food, spices, teas, cakes, muffins, bagels and much more.
So, it’s easy to spend a few hours just checking out everything there, but it’s hard to leave empty handed!
We are sure you will enjoy it! Take a look at the Instagram Stories we did there as well!
Check out some of the amazing vendors:
Bien Cuit: They are experts in creating artisanal pastries, breads and desserts, with special grains! They offer signature breads, delicious cakes and tarts! Plus, try their éclairs!
Ceriello Fine Foods: If you’re part of the carnivore team, they work with only Prime Aged Beef!
Dishes at Home: Are you into healthy diets? Well, Dishes is an experts in preparing a diet with fresh vegetable, whole grain, with a focus on high proteins. They have a variety of freshly prepared food and a great selection of marinated, seasoned poultry products!
E.A.T. Gifts: Curated by the Head Buyer, Kim Staller, they offer a fantastic selection of food-themed gifts.
Eli Zabar’s Bread & Pastry: This artisanal bakery is specialized in sourdough, with grain, organic and traditional European style country breads. The also offer Kosher and holiday goods for the special dates throughout the year – Passover, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, etc!
Eli Zabar’s Farm to Table: With only seasonal, organic and sustainable practices with fruits and vegetables, they are supplied by farmers in the tristate area. Plus, some products come for other vendors across the US, South America and other parts of the globe!
…but wait! There is more!
Li-Lac Chocolates: This is the oldest chocolate house in Manhattan, founded in 1923. They use only the best and finest ingredients. Plus, their original recipes are all handmade.
Murray’s Cheese: Another super traditional brand, founded back in 2940! They offer over 250 types of cheeses sourced from the 4 corners of the globe. Plus, they also have a great selection of prosciuttos, salamis, gourmet pantry, such as nuts, honey and olive oils.
Oren’s Daily Roast: They offer a great selection of specialty coffee beans. With freshly roasted and amazing quality, it is a paradise for the coffee lovers. In addition, they have different type of teas. Plus, accessories like coffee makers, mugs, tea pots and more!
Pescatore Seafood: Everyday, Pescatore has different seafood varieties and 20+ fresh fishes. In fact, they also offer freshly prepared food, appetizers and side dishes. Are you a Caviar lover? They have a great selection of the best.
Sushi by Pescatore: Great spots for quick, to-go sushi. Super fresh and made daily my sushi chef experts.
Spices & Tease: Offering 70+ original spices and seeds, 30 homemade spice blends, 35 herbs and botanical plants, 180 exotic teas imported from all over the world and still, 18 types of peppers and 13 gourmet salts, this is a must go! Specially, if you’re a spice and tea aficionado.
Wow! This list is endless, right?!
We are sure you will have a great time exploring the Grand Central Terminal Market.
Plus you’ll be able to go home ready and experiment with your newly bought items!
If you want some help exploring it, and even want to pair this experience with a customized tour & experiences, contact our experts. We also offer a pretty unique behind the scenes tour of Grand Central Terminal.
For Corporate tours and experiences, let us cater something to your team or clients.
Monday – Friday: 7am – 9pm
Saturday: 10am – 7pm
Sunday: 11am – 6pm
Location: 89 East 42nd Street
Photo Credit: ©Behind the Scenes NYC
*Last Update on March/2020.*