Baltimore staple Trinacria will open a booth in Lexington Market, says developer – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – Trinacria, the Italian market that first opened on N. Paca Street in 1908, will open a new stand in the new Lexington Market, promoter Seawall announced Wednesday.

In addition to prepared foods, such as meatball subs, Italian cold cuts and antipasto salads, and market groceries, such as oils, fresh pastas and sauces, the stand will offer New York-style pizzas by the slice, Seawall said. .

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“What really excites me about the new [Lexington] The market is that there are no chains coming in; they are all local entrepreneurs with a diversity of food offerings; we’re thrilled to be a part of it,” said Vince Fava, third-generation owner and operator of the market. “This region has a rich Italian history, many people don’t know it. And that’s something that has always drawn me to Lexington Market – it’s an institution in Baltimore, just like us.

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Trinacria joins Taharka Brothers Ice Cream And Ovenbird Bakery on the list of recent additions as the market undergoes a $40 million redevelopment.

A 61,000 square foot market building is being constructed on the site of the south parking lot and the old arcade building, which was demolished.

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Seawall said another 20-25 vendors will be announced, joining a mix of old Lexington Market favorites and new vendors. The new market building is expected to open later this year.

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