“Are you saying my fish isn’t fresh?” said Unhygienix, the fishmonger from Asterix. In Paris-Saclay there’s no doubt about it. You can expect top-quality and a friendly atmosphere. From the fruit and vegetable producer to the butcher, all the producers will welcome you with a smile and are on-hand to advise you in choosing the right products.
There are countless markets throughout the Paris-Saclay urban area. Some are indoor and some are outdoor, and all of them have a wide selection of fresh products. What a pleasure it is to wander around the market stalls and breathe in the amazing scents of roast chicken and crêpes made right before your eyes.
Are you not necessarily a morning person? No worries, the markets in the towns of Massy and Villebon-sur-Yvette are held late afternoon.
If you are looking for a market that sells organic produce, don’t miss the organic farmer’s market in Longjumeau on the 1st Sunday of every month. You’ll find a selection of responsible products and local produce there.
The biggest market is without a doubt Narbonne market in Massy. It is well-known for its countless stalls and wide variety of products. You’ll find everything there: fresh fruit, delicious vegetables, fish and meat, as well as fabric and clothing.