A taste of Italy will delight residents of Bishop’s Stortford on 13 October. Italia in Piazza Food, a travelling Italian market, will be in North Street, Bishop’s Stortford from 9am until 3pm.  Fresh parmesan, olives stuffed with garlic, and extra virgin olive oils are just a few of the delights that will be on sale.


The team at Italia in Piazza frequently travel around Italy to source and hand select the best fresh produce, from the roots of Calabria famous for its chillies to the port city of Genova famous for its pesto, bringing the best Italian food to Bishop’s Stortford.


Maybe you have visited Italy and have a favourite food you'd like to rediscover or you just want to indulge in some Italian atmosphere, whichever a taste of Italy will be on your doorstep.


A few of the items on sale are:

Cured meats
Biscuits and sweets
Extra virgin olive oils & balsamic vinegars
Torrone (nougat)
Speciality Breads
Hot foods:

Italian sausage in a ciabatta panino
Risotto balls of rice stuffed with various fillings
Pizza and Calzone
Mini pizzas



The Italian market will be alongside the weekly Market which is held every Thursday and Saturday in Potter Street, Market Square and South Street and hosts a variety of exciting regular events. Our Farmers and Craft Market continues on first Saturday of the month from 9.30am to 1.30pm in North Street.