I went to check out Island Earth Farmers' Market at the Metreon (4th & Mission) on Tues 8/4/09 around 5pm. It's daily M-Sat 10:30a-8p & Sun 10:30a-7p.
In the old Sony store they have mostly prepared foods:
Tara's Organic Ice Cream - they have a store in Berkeley too. Even smaller cup $2; Small $3; Medium $5; Pint $9; cone $2.75; $3.75; $5.75. Toppings .75c
Amber India - some prepared foods
Vietnamese sandwiches $5 I think it was
Boba bar - $4 milk tea; blossom tea; flavored tea; specialty flavored tea $4.5
Pasta Primera & Pizza Amore
Shi-Sharka - stuff for $2.5-$6. Lunch special: 1/2 sandwich & soup & rice or salad for $5
Phat Matt's BBQ - FREE samples of everything on menu. $1-$22. Brisket or pulled pork sandwich w/ chips & soda $9
Soleil's African Kitchen- fish in coconut sauce rice & fried plantains $7; chicken in peanut sauce rice & plantains $7, etc.
El Porteno Empanadas. Corn $3; Cheddar & Onion $3; beef; chicken; Prosciutto & cheese all $3; banana y dulce de leche $1.5
Juicey Lucy - made to order juices
Kingdom Cake - $2 for a mini cupcake, several flavors
All Star Tamales - didn't check prices
Then walk across the walkway of the Metreon to the Fruit & Veggie area.
Mushrooms in a jar: 1 for $4 or 2 for $7
Organic strawberries $3 basket or 2 for $5; raspberries too
Plums basket $3; bowl $5
dried fruit $6 plastic tub; flavored almonds $5
Noyo Reserve mustards - tons of flavors like Fiery hot mustard;
crunchy cranberry dijon; cognac & pepper mustard
Honey: Ca. sage; Marin wildflower
Vn'V Momo: (Nepalese) $5 for 6pcs: veggie, chicken, beef, pork. Guy said he'd have curry rice plate w/ veggie the day after my visit. Not sure if he's still doing it.
Worth checking out since the prices aren't bad & it's convenient to Bart.
Island Earth Farmers Market
101 4th Street, San Francisco, CA