Many locals enjoy Saturday mornings at the Horton Farmer’s Market, but four hours always feels too short! Luckily, the Market is right in the heart of downtown Talbot Street, making for a perfect starting point on a Saturday of exploring locally!
Through the three different centuries the Market has seen, many aspects have changed, except for one; Food. A constant necessity, food has become a bond for not only families but also communities and cities. The Market offers a great selection of the best in the county, uniting farms, businesses and local growers with their customers. With great restaurant locations on Talbot only a short walk away from the Market, you can spend your Saturday sampling everything sweet, salty and savoury that screams St. Thomas!
It's a beautiful Saturday morning, and the sky isn't the only thing sunny-side up! Bonjour & Yum always offers a delicious way to start the day with their breakfast menu, featuring their signature OMG sausage breakfast sandwich, made in front of you using locally sourced mouthwatering sausage patties from Harris Flower Farm & Pastured Pork. What better pair with your sandwich than a nice cup of Streamliners locally roasted coffee? Perhaps you have more of a sweet tooth? The Fritter Shop has the freshest fritters in town, with various delicious flavours and fillings!
Are you looking to cool yourself down throughout the afternoon? Caps Off Brewing Company has mastered its brewing craft with a selection of ales, beers and brews perfect for the summer months. In the mood for something more sophisticated? Not into beer? Don't fear! Right next door From the Vines wine tasting can be found! With an array of wines from Austria, Germany, France and Italy and delicious charcuterie to sample, you'll feel as if you're on a European vacation.
After some time spent downtown shopping and exploring, what better way to end the evening with a filling meal? If you're seeking something sophisticated, look no further than The Bistro. From delicious sirloin and salmon to seafood and salads, The Bistro has a menu sure to satisfy, a perfect ending to a food-filled Saturday.
The Market is more than just a venue of local vendors, but a gateway to a day of downtown exploration! With so many unmentioned local restaurants and cafes, anyone passionate about all things food will surely have an extraordinary culinary experience.