7231 Greenwood Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 784-3470
Open 6 am - 11 pm, 7 days a week
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4416 Fremont Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 632-8958
Open 6 am - 11 pm, 7 days a week
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We bring good things to the neighborhood

Ken's Market and Marketime Foods are part of your neighborhood. Independently owned and operated by a local family, we specialize in smiles and remembering your name. Our markets carry a good variety of quality products at fair prices. We mean it when we say “we want to be your store!”

When you need bacon and fresh OJ on a Sunday morning and you're still in your pajama pants, pop over, grab a cart, toss in what you need and checkout before your better half has even finished brewing the coffee!

We're not only a great little neighborhood market, we are your complete grocery store. We have terrific produce with lots of organic choices. Our meat section is stocked with fresh, quality cuts prepared by our own in-house butcher. We are known for our excellent selection of wine and beer. We feature a complete floral department with a fresh selection of gorgeous long lasting bouquets. We are focused on carrying local, organic and fair trade products whenever we can. On top of all that, you will love our deli & coffee shop!

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Come on in for Plump, Ripe, Local Blueberries!!

It's peak season for Washington blueberries, and this year's crop has been of excellent quality! Sourced from reliable, trustworthy local farms, you can count on us to have great blueberries throughout the season (well into August and even September!) Because they come immediately to market, these berries can be picked fully ripe, for maximum sugar content.

Loaded with antioxidants and phytoflavinoids, blueberries are widely touted as a "superfood", because research has shown they assist in mopping "free radicals" - those nasty little things that damage our cell integrity, and can mess with our all-important DNA! They are also low in calories, high in fiber, and loaded with vitamin C. Studies have also suggested they can reduce risk of cardiovascular disease, and improve prostate health. Oh and one other thing, they are really good on vanilla ice cream! See ya in the produce department (and the frozen food aisle)!!

Wild Salmon

Wild Salmon Season is here!

The best catch of the Pacific can be found at Ken's and Marketime! The season starts with a bang as we bring in Alaska's world famous Copper River Sockeye and King Salmon. The King catch is usually much more limited, get it while you can! Rich and remarkably tender, this highly valued fish is oh-so delicious when baked, broiled, grilled, smoked, poached we could go on and on!!

Later in the season we'll have beautiful salmon from Canada, as well as some caught right off our Washington Coast! Don't hesitate to call in and place orders for whole fish, whole sides, or any special cut. Call before 1pm and we'll have it cut, wrapped, and ready to go... dinner couldn't get much better!


A Taste of Spring's Renewal Brings Beautiful Asparagus at it's Best!

Ken's Market has them right now at their sweet and tender seasonal perfection! Grill them, broil, steamed, sauté, wrap them, serve with eggs, salmon, ham or in your favorite asparagus recipe or just eat them raw. Asparagus is a healthy and versatile vegetable.

Roasted Asparagus with chopped egg, torn bread & red wine vinaigrette


1 pound asparagus

3 T olive oil, plus more for the asparaguss

Sea salt and black pepper

1 piece sourdough or ciabatta

1 t course mustard

1 T red wine vinegar

1 egg, hard boiled


Heat the oven to 400 F.

If the asparagus spears are thick, peel the stalks and cut off the tough stem ends. If thin, snap off the bottom of each stalk where it breaks easily and trim the ends. Toss the spears with 1 t oil to moisten, season well with salt and pepper, and lay them in a single layer in a shallow baking dish or sheet pan.

Roast the spears, turning them once every 10 min until tender and browned in places, 15-20 min. Meanwhile, crisp the bread in the oven.

To make the vinaigrette, combine the mustard, vinegar & salt to taste, then whisk in the oil. Chop the egg white and yolk and set aside.

Lay the asparagus on a platter. Cover with the chopped egg. Tear the bread into small, rough pieces and scatter over the egg. Spoon the vinaigrette over all and finish with freshly ground black pepper.

Brown Sugar Corned Beef

Quick Lunch on the Go!

Whether you're on your way to work and thinking ahead to lunchtime, or perhaps looking to swing in and get a quick bite to eat in the middle of a busy workday, our deli departments are there for you!

  • Large selection of "grab & go" deli sandwiches featuring Essential Bakery artisan breads made fresh each morning starting at 6:00 AM
  • Self serve soup bar with 3 or 4 different soups daily. Check the "Soups of the Day" chalkboard above for daily updates on what soups are available.
  • Healthy and delicious assorted salads, all made in house
  • Juicy, flavorful rotisserie chicken
  • Hot food bar with 6 - 8 freshly prepared hot dishes daily
  • "Prepared from scratch" microwaveable entrees and side dishes, just like you'd make at home!
  • And much, much more! Read more about each store's deli: Ken's Market Deli - Marketime Deli
Healthy Foods

Resolve to Eat Healthfully and Deliciously in 2016!

We resolve to keep bringing the most wholesome, freshest, and tastiest foods we can provide. Look for exciting new, healthy, and delicious foods throughout our store in the coming year. Happy New Year!

View Our Current Hotsheet Specials

We strive to offer high quality products at the best possible prices. Our bi-weekly Hot Sheet ad allows us to pass great savings on to you, our valued customers, with an emphasis on fresh, local, and natural ingredients. Our Hot Sheet features everything from premium cuts of meat, wild seafood, and fresh local produce to current deals in the deli and grocery departments. And let's not forget great values on specially selected wines and beers. Shopping our bi-weekly ad is an easy way to find seasonal and value-oriented inspiration for your meal planning! Look for the yellow Hot Sheet signs throughout the store to see what is fresh and in season and to take advantage of great savings.

Ad specials valid from 7/13/16 - 7/26/16

Ken's Market Soups

    (for Sat. 7/23)
  • Clam Chowder
  • Cream Of Tomato
  • Beef Stew
  • Rustic Potato

Marketime Foods Soups

    (for Sun. 7/24)
  • Tom Kha Gai
  • Vegetarian Minestrone
  • Seafood Chowder
  • Meaty Chili

Spring Rose

Winter's at bay, it's time for Rosé!

Spring has sprung and the new vintage Rosés are in full bloom! With an ever growing popularity, new pinks are popping up around the globe. Whether you're a fan of a bone-dry French Rosé, a ripe and fruity Spanish Rosado, or a zesty Rosé from Washington, we've got a great bottle for you.

Served chilled, they are a refreshing accompaniment to a variety of warm weather fare. From fresh and springy salads, grilled Alaskan salmon, to bold backyard barbecue, Rosé make a versatile partner at the table. They're also magnificent when mixed! Refresh your guests with a Rosé Spritzer or a strawberry filled Rosé Sangria! Cheers!

Jack Mountain Meats

Go Green - Go Local!!!

We'd like to take the opportunity to celebrate some of the great local products in our stores! The miles that food travels from producer to plate can really add up, so when we find a great product from the great food state of Washington we jump at the chance to offer it to you.

The next time you visit our meat department, be sure to check out our new line of fresh pork by Skagit Valley's own, Jack Mountain Meats. Sunday bacon, rustic chops, real-deal chorizo and more! These cuts are seriously delicious! And with a Food Alliance Certification, you can be sure that you are supporting sustainable, healthy and humane agriculture methods.

Cascioppo Sausage

The best of Ballard:
CasCioppo Sausages

This is the sausage chefs use! For over 40 years CasCioppo Bros. have been producing the tastiest artisanal sausages this side of Italy. Made with top quality cuts and all natural casings, these sausages have that sensational sausage snap! Whether you’re craving a hearty pasta plate, stuffed peppers, or a mouth watering sandwich, CasCioppo Bros. will take your meal to the next level. Find them in our meat case.

Ellenos Greek Yogurt

Local Company Spotlight

ELLENOS GREEK YOGURT - Ken's Market and Marketime are proud to now offer a fantastic Greek yogurt from Ellenos, which is a local company that had a store in the Pike Place Market. They hand craft their yogurt in the heart of Seattle's Georgetown. The flavors in their yogurt are 100% natural fruits and toppings. They also try to use local products whenever possible. We could tell you it's great, but don't take our word for it. Here are a few comments from Ellenos fans on Facebook:

Lisa Gonsalves “This the best yogurt ever!!”

Kim Topp-Cowgill “This is the BEST !!! wish it was in a store near us.”

Deanna Hume-Cheatwood “Lemon curd is my favorite! I can't wait to grab some!!”

Tina Lewis-Cheplic “I LOVE Ellenos! !!!”