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Market Square

Market Street, Cambridge, England
+44 1223 457446
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Ranked #34 of 109 Attractions in Cambridge
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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138 reviews 138 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

There are lots of fresh produce like bananas, apples etc etc, a variety of stalls, friendly people and a vibrant marketplace. It is worth a visit if you're in town and there's usually some kind of musical acs nearby. And musical meetings are advertise for this month ie october, according to the tourist centre. Just in passing, I would like... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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97 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you like Markets then you will like these markets, I was with two friends and we decided to have a look through the market stalls which had a wide variety of food, clothing, almost anything you could think of. Also the Market square has plenty of restaurants around to also browse for a place to eat. Market Square is... More

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Now this is one of a dieing past time, being Abel to walk around the stands selling all different types of produce, it's just a shame there are not more examples as good as this up and down the country in stead of all the faceless supermarkets that they have been replaced with. Enjoy the experience it's one worth having

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Hope this stall gets shuts down, extremely rude staff, very unfriendly and not helpful in the slightest

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KIng's Lynn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

If mooching around a market is your thing here you will find a wide range of stalls to browse. From hats to cheese, from vintage clothing to home made jams. It's all here and well worth the time to take in. Around the edge of the market are also good restaurants to tempt you. One thing, watch out in Cambridge... More

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Umeå
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83 reviews 83 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

There was a good variation in the products that were for sale in the stalls. I bought a 45-year old LP for £10. I have not cleaned the vinyl yet so I don't know if it was worth the tenner. But, unless it's completely wasted at the micro level, it should be a bargain. My daughter bought a shoulder bag... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great market, worth a visit. All sorts of goods from arts and crafts to music to lots of tasty food stalls. Highlights are the Bratwurst stall (order a currywurst) and the Ostrich farm burger/meat stall there on Sundays.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This is a busy market with a large variety available, from clothes & books to international foods & fresh produce. There is also a few souvenir stores. It's in a great, central location & the people who sell things there are very friendly. It's worth a visit.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

While one is likely to pass through or by Market Square, it really does not merit much more than a cursory glance as there is nothing special about it these days.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Cambridge market is a vibrant, busy place ... Lots to see and do, a wide diverse selection of stalls to see and browse... Monday to Saturday, there's a wide choice of stalls like fresh fruit and veg, fresh fish, street food, flowers, cheese, fresh meat, clothing, jewellery and lots more.... Including cycle repair and sales stalls ... On Sunday, the... More

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