Finding international ingredients can be a challenge in American markets. But there are a few groceries in Fayetteville that carry international foods.
The Fayetteville Farmer's Market is held every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday on the Fayetteville downtown square from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. (2 p.m. on Saturdays) from April through October, and indoors at Ozark Natural Foods, 1554 N. College, every Saturday from December through March. The market offers fresh produce, organic meats, and handcrafted goods.
The International Grocery, at 1224 N. Lindell, offers Halal meat and foods, Indian and Middle Eastern foods, as well as Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Asian spices and foods.
The Korean Food Market, Seoul Oriental Market, at 729 S. School Ave., is a family-owned market with a wide selection of Korean and other Asian groceries.
Amanecer Food Market, 1115 S. School Avenue, is a Mexican/ Salvadoran market and restaurant featuring handmade pupusas.
Nearby Springdale has additional international grocery resources, including, among others:
Rose Stop International Grocery, at the corner of Sunset Avenue and Pleasant Street. This gas station / grocery / restaurant specializes in Middle Eastern foods.
Tang's Asian Market, 224 S. Thompson, Springdale
A small, family-owned market. Fresh seafood, roast duck, and roast pork belly.
El Ranchito Super Mercado, 1900 W. Huntsville, Springdale
Offering fresh produce, butcher, bakery and more.
Asian Amigo Supermarket, 2201 S Thompson St
Ste D, SPringdale
Combination Asian and Mexican grocery. Includes butcher and fresh fish.
Mi Tienda Supermarket, 1505 S Thompson St., Springdale
Latin and Mexican grocery, with eat-in cafe.