Temporary Hours:
7 am-11 pm

A block North of Northwest Market Street on 15th Avenue Northwest
1400 N.W 56th St., Seattle WA, 98107

Market Director
Nancy Sullivan

Ballard - from Crown Hill to the north to the Lake Washington Ship Canal to the south, and from Greenwood, Phinney Ridge and Fremont to the east to Shilshole Bay in the west - is going through another major growth spurt. Nancy Sullivan has been helping Ballard Market navigate the choppy waters of change since she joined the team in 1986, just a few months after it first…

Central Market Stores

Welcome to Ballard Market

The Market at dusk.

The market has a place to sit and eat some of that great food!

We have fresh sushi!

The fresh and colorful Produce Market.

Sochil helps a customer at the check stand.

Introducing Online Ordering
You asked for it, Ballard,
and we’re delivering—literally!
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We have instituted a “virtual line” system during peak times to better enable social distancing within the market. For details on this system, and other measures we’ve taken, please see “SOCIAL DISTANCING” on our Coronavirus Alerts page.


The Little Store that Rocks

Ballard Market is known for many things — including its produce (fresh plentiful and as local as possible), bulk foods (everything from candy and nuts to flour and spices), sushi bar, food demos, beer & wine & spirits assortment, self-serve bars (like hot food and salad), a seating area (so you can eat all that food) – and a friendly staff.

Many of the employees have been there so long that they have forged lasting friendships with customers and their families.he Market was originally a Lucky Store, but when it opened as Ballard Market in March of 1986, it became the first Town & Country Markets…

Introducing Online Ordering

You asked for it, Ballard,
and we’re delivering—literally!

Social Distancing

We’re limiting the number
of people in the market during
very busy times.
Click here to get in line!

Special Shopping Hours

9-11 am
Mondays, Wednesdays
and Fridays

Culinary Resources

Cooking Demonstrations
Temporarily closed

The Deli

5:30 am-9:30 pm Daily
Hot Food 11 am-8 pm
Salad Bar 10 am-9 pm
Daily Specials



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