Berks County is home to thousands of acres of picturesque farmland – and some of the best farmers markets around. We’ve visited farm markets across Berks County and found incredible food. Check out these farmers market finds on Berks County Eats:

caesar salad topped with fried chicken with a cup of fries

Review: Matt’s Chicken at the Shillington Farmers Market

Matt's Chicken has a sole focus, and they are doing well to craft some of the best fried chicken dishes in Berks County.
A styrofoam container with a stir-fry, including chicken, carrot, green beans, onion and red and green bell peppers from Eve's Thai Kitchen

Review: Eve’s Thai Kitchen

Eve's Thai Kitchen is one of a growing number of excellent eateries at the Shillington Farmers Market. We definitely approve of the pineapple fried rice.
Lo mein from San's Asian Food

Review: San’s Asian Food

San's Asian Food is one of the newest - and most convenient - offerings at the Fairgrounds Farmers Market.
Review: Allgyer's BBQ Corner

Review: Allgyer’s BBQ Corner

Berks County Eats made a pair of visits to Allgyer's BBQ Corner at the Fairgrounds Farmers Market to try a sampling of their slow-cooked meats and sides
Shillington Farmers Market Bacon Egg Cheese

Review: Shillington Farmers Market Cafe – CLOSED

Among the dining options at the resurgent Shillington Farmers Market is the Shillington Farmers Market Cafe, where we recently enjoyed a hearty (and frugal) breakfast.
Review: Plum Creek Farm

Review: Plum Creek Farm

Now in its second year, Plum Creek Farm has found its niche serving homemade soft serve ice cream and a limited - but appealing - hot food menu.
tray lined with brown paper with a boat of pulled pork, a boat of hush puppies, a cup of coleslaw and a pile of onions and pickles

Review: Brocmar Smokehouse – CLOSED

We start the new year with a visit to one of Berks County's newest restaurants, Brocmar Smokehouse at the Shillington Farmers Market, where we enjoy pulled pork, hush puppies and the "Brocmar Taco".
Review: The Hot Spot

Review: The Hot Spot

On our latest visit to the Fairgrounds Farmers Market, we pay a visit to Scott's Hot Spot, now under new ownership.
Review: Monte Lauro European Gourmet

Review: Monte Lauro European Gourmet

Our tour of the Fairgrounds Farmers Market continues with a visit to Monte Lauro European Gourmet for homemade meatballs and an Italian style chicken cutlet sandwich.
Review: 1 Potato Two - CLOSED

Review: 1 Potato Two – CLOSED

The newest stand at the Fairgrounds Farmers Market - 1 Potato Two - brings a brand new concept to Berks County. It's called the spudwich. And everyone should try it.
Waffle topped with blueberries, bananas and strawberry sauce

Review: Williams Family Restaurant at the Fairgrounds Farmers Market

There is great food to be found throughout the Fairgrounds Farmers Market. Among the fresh produce, meat and poultry stands is William's Family Restaurant, a true diner where we found a great breakfast.
bowl of pho with beef

Review: Vietnamese Delights

After nearly a year away, I returned to the Fairgrounds Farmers Market for authentic Asian flavors at Vietnamese Delights.