Gallery: Market Tours: Stiles Farmers Market, a Produce Haven Hidden in the Shadow of the Port Authority

Storefront
Storefront

Stile's opened its Ninth Avenue location in 1980. The market also has a branch farther uptown in Hell's Kitchen.

Apples
Apples

Prices at Stile's are shockingly low for its midtown Manhattan location. Here, a huge variety of apples, all $1 a pound.

Papaya
Papaya

For a relatively small space, Stile's offers a large variety of produce. These papayas cost $1.50/pound.

Cheap Strawberries
Cheap Strawberries

At just $1.50 a box, these fragrant berries are quite a deal.

Endive, Asparagus, Brussels
Endive, Asparagus, Brussels

$1.99 per pound is about the cheapest price I've seen for asparagus. The endive, at the same price, is a steal, too, and Brussels are priced just right at $1/pound.

Squash
Squash

Butternut, kabocha, acorn and spaghetti squash each cost just 99 cents a pound.

Potatoes
Potatoes

Potatoes range in price from $1-$1.50 for two pounds.

Grape Tomatoes
Grape Tomatoes

Just $1.50 a pack.

Tropical Section
Tropical Section

Mangoes, coconuts, plantains and yucca.

Avocadoes
Avocadoes

A dollar a pop.

Olive Oil
Olive Oil

In addition to produce, Stile's sells a number of staples, such as bread, grains and pasta. Their imported Italian olive oil is just $8/liter.

Pasta
Pasta

Lots of different shapes, all just a dollar a bag.

Spices
Spices

Dried spices go for just $1.50 a bottle.

Bagels from H&H
Bagels from H&H

A New York store has got to sell bagels, right? Stile's selection, from H&H, cost 60 cents per bagel.

Dried Figs
Dried Figs

$1.50 a package.

Fresh Herbs
Fresh Herbs

Tarragon, sage, rosemary, parsley, oregano, mint and more are all just $1 a bag; basil goes for $2.

Nuts
Nuts

Bulk walnuts are $3/pound; hazelnuts and almonds go for $2/pound.

Pita
Pita

Pita bread, delivered daily, costs just $1.50 for a large bag or two small bags.

Coffee
Coffee

Every New Yorker needs some coffee with their bagel. Stile's whole beans cost just $5.99/pound.