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Grainger Town

Grainger Street | Newcastle city centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Neighborhoods, Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
Activities: Shopping
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English first
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Wow, this place is good to walk round and wander and look through all the stalls and a get a bite to eat, great place, it's amazing seeing all those stalls and of course the first marks and spencer too.

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Newcastle, England, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A really cute grocery centre with very polite owners . You can find fresh fruits meat and bakeries, and small handcrafts shops, flower shop.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
39 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This on one of the main shopping area of Newcastle. The grainger market is placed in the centre of the area and dates back to victorian era. It's a place you can buy fruit, veg, meat, fish, plants and clothes. worth a look

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I was flabbergasted by how meaty the meat stalls smelt. Wow, such meat, many smells, 10/10, would smell again.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

A big variety of blinding fruits, vegetables, meat, bread etc etc. The best of food can be chosen is pizza slice shop, owed by Naples people and with an authentic Italian taste...I love it.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, exiled Welshman
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I have lived in the NE for over 35 years and used to do all of my food shopping here. An excellent Victorian market. Many years ago, l visited a similar market in Hania in Crete. No comparison, even the dried figs in the Grainger were better. Its not as busy as it was, which is a pity. Grainger town... More

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A trip to Newcastle is not complete without a visit to Grainger Indoor Market! Whether you just want to sit and watch the hustle and bustle of people going about their business whilst enjoying one the many food stalls or peruse the array of stalls that cater for every need. There are food stalls, greengrocers, bakers, florists, shoes, clothes, cosmetics,... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

A massive assortment of stalls, there is something for everyone and great value for money. Places inside to eat and drink, very reasonable prices.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My husband and I found this amazing place purely by accident! It is well worth a visit - a huge range of stalls selling everything - clothes, cheese, meat, bread, plants, flowers, books, jewellery etc. The fruit stands especially were really good - all the produce looked so fresh and they were really cheap. Worth a visit just to look... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Excellent Grade I Listed covered market in the heart of Newcastle Upon Tyne. A warm Geordie welcome from every stall including butchers. fresh fish, fruit n veg, bakers, cakes, deli's, take aways, cafe's, haberdashers, watch and jewellery menders, barbers, crafts and cards, health foods, t shirt printers, vintage clothing and retro games and movie stuff, hardware etc etc everything you... More

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