It’s no secret that Southern California is a massive stretch of land that encompasses a diverse variety of cities housing different landscapes, etchnic backgrounds, personalities, and more. With that being said, the options were endless when deciding where to establish Haven City Market.
However, due to its rich history and agricultural background, Rancho Cucamonga was always it. And if you’re planning to pay a visit anytime soon, we’re sharing everything you need to know to get the best experience possible — straight from the team at Haven City Market. Let’s get into it.
A Little Background
As its name suggests, Haven City Market was established to truly be a haven for the community. A place to gather, a place to reconnect, a place to eat, a place to play, and a place to allow the entire community to discover local businesses and incredible experiences all under a single roof.
As a popular destination for both tourists and locals alike, Haven City Market is truly the ultimate destination in the Inland Empire, and has quickly become a ‘haven’ for foodies everywhere since first opening their doors in 2019.
For many, 2019 is remembered as the year that we were all blissfully unaware of what was to come. As the Covid-19 pandemic struck the nation and businesses were forced to close, Haven City Market was able to survive through the lockdowns and is now thriving thanks to the undying support of their local community in Rancho Cucamonga.
Go-To Menu Items
Given that Haven City Market is, indeed, a marketplace to discover local cuisine and the best of the best that Rancho Cucamonga has to offer, it comes as no surprise that pinpointing exactly which menu items are their ‘go-to’s’ is a bit of a challenge.
With over 20 restaurants that call Haven City Market home, there are so many options to choose from. Thankfully, there will always be something to satisfy any craving. With that being said, we talked with their team and got the inside scoop on the most popular menu item(s) at each restaurant. Here we go…
Here’s a list of the restaurants at Haven City Market and their fan favorite item:
On + On: Build Your Own Bowl
BurgerIM: Trio Sliders + Michelada
Oko Yummy: Takoyaki
Fire Wings: Bone-in Wing Combo
Native Son: Paloma
Baba K: Falafel Wrap + House Made Hummus
Ibasa: Asada Taco
Pop Bar: Customize your own Pop with over 10 dipping & topping options
Oke Poke: Build Your Own Bowl
Elmer & Jasper’s: Brisket Sandwich
Brick Shack: Any slice of pizza
Shrimp Shack: Shrimp Taco
Sizzlin’ Place: Hot Beef Plate
Pan Pasta: Pesto Penne Pasta
Acai Life: Protein Bowl
Shokunin: Premium Course of Omakase
Belly N Snout: Pork Adobo bowl
Lantern: Pho Special
Churro Bar: Cookies n Cream
Crepes de Paris: Royal
&Coffee: Hallie’s Special
Sabaidee: Drunken Noodles
It’s Boba Time: House Milk Tea
Jojo’s Taiwan Eats: Popcorn Chicken
Pelicana: Crispy Fried Chicken
And we’d like to extend a special shoutout to two new members of the Haven City Market restaurant family: The Post Office House Bakery whipping up some delicious gourmet bakery items and Aguuitas Frescas, makers of delicious agua frescas ranging from savory to sweet drinks! Definitely check both businesses out while you’re there.
Haven City Market Hosts Local Events
Given that Haven City Market is a place of community, it was established to not only bring the locals together, but to create a welcoming atmosphere for visitors as well. A way in which Haven City Market always does just that is through the many events hosted at the marketplace. From vintage markets to comedy shows and even live concerts, Haven City Market offers some of the best entertainment that the Inland Empire has to offer.
If you’d like to attend one of these events during your next visit, Haven City Market hosts concerts every Friday and Saturday night in their backyard patio, with artists like Anthony Green and other local I.E. musicians performing.
Additionally, Haven City Market supports their community through fundraisers for local elementary schools, nonprofit organizations, and first responders — so you can enjoy your food and feel even better about supporting a business that gives back to their local community.
What To Do In Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
Whether you live in Rancho Cucamonga or you’re just visiting, this city is home to several must-see spots. From cruising down a small section of the historic, not to mention legendary, Route 66 to the Etiwanda Preserve, which is home to beautiful wildlife and the Etiwanda Falls Trail, there is plenty of natural beauty and history in Rancho Cucamonga.
Since their grand opening, Haven City Market has undoubtedly established itself as the local hangout spot and destination for the best food, drinks, and entertainment in the I.E. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out this local hot spot — after placing your next weed delivery through hyperwolf.com, of course.
And given that this is one of our top places to visit in Rancho Cucamonga, be sure to tell them that HyperWolf sent you.