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Address: Middlesex Street, London, England
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Description: London's most famous market that is busy, noisy and full of interesting...
London's most famous market that is busy, noisy and full of interesting things to see, items to buy and characters to meet.
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Petticoat Lane on a wet Sunday I have been going to petticoat lane every other month over a 15 year period and whilst the atmosphere & quality of the stalls has deteriorated there... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Glasgow, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to Petticoat Lane. There are lots and lots of stalls , some selling T-shirts for as little as £1! Some stalls were really busy and it was difficult to see the wares as some people had come prepared with cases. I bought a T-shirt for £1 and a pale denim dress for £8. and I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Petticoat Lane on a wet Sunday I have been going to petticoat lane every other month over a 15 year period and whilst the atmosphere & quality of the stalls has deteriorated there are some hidden gems. The souvenir stalls are still well stocked but there are random pockets with overstock items from high street Brands like Katen Millen Darling... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Glad I didn't go out of my way to visit this market. (We were actually staying at a flat on Middlesex St). The part I saw was just clothes/shoes and knock off bags.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Haven't been here since the 70,s if was great then bustling ,now ! Oh my God what a dump all foreign stalls selling tat ,dirty streets rubbish everywhere and ignorant stalk and shop keepers ,feels Like your in third world country

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Petticoat Lane is one of the largest open markets in London where you can find everything from clothing, shoes, shirts, dresses, hats, suits, handbags, electronic equipmenta anmd many many other things at half the prices of retail shops. The most popular day is sundays as the place will be buzzing with people site seeing or shopping. It is well worth... More 

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Willaston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

A great sight to see just to wonder down this famous area. A little too busy for my liking as you had to push your way through to get to the end.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This review is for the food market. There is a delicious and cheap array of food on offer at the food stalls. The falafel stall with one half selling falafel wraps & the other half of the same stand selling chicken escalope wraps is the best! The artistry of the staff as they assemble the food. The falafel is freshly... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This market has a busy feel to it with lots to choose from. The market mostly sells cloths but is interesting.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

my friend and I booked a "shopping trip" to PETTICOAT LANE with EASTONS COACH COMPANY NORWICH. We arrived in London and the coach driver informed us that he had no idea where he was going to park!!! so we drove round and round until he found a parking space and dropped us off quite a distance to the market, he... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We visited the market expecting big things however it was not worth the trip as it was just a load of luggage stalls and a few clothing stalls. Very disappointing

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