Open: 7 a.m.-11 p.m.

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.

We offer online ordering –
delivery or curbside pickup!
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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 store on the Seattle side of the water. The Market became famous in those early days for “Singles Night,” a way for single people in the community to meet in the grocery store.

It eventually fell victim to its own popularity when the fire department requested it be discontinued because of overcrowding (but not until at least one couple who met there were married,…

Online Ordering

Let us shop for you!
Pick your groceries up curbside
or have them delivered

The Deli

Daily: 7 am-8:30 pm


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