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Address: Grainger Street | Newcastle city centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, England
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I had a walk around with my 3 year old daughter who decided that this would be a great time to play up a bit. The local shoppers and the stall holders were all very friendly and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I had a walk around with my 3 year old daughter who decided that this would be a great time to play up a bit. The local shoppers and the stall holders were all very friendly and talked away to an over tired and whingy child. Some interesting bits and pieces for sale and a great sweetie shop. Well worth... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

its great, local food to buy, and the small cafes are great, and cheap for tea and sausage rolls or bacon rolls and five sausages and loads of rashes of bacon

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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Before going we looked at the hours of the market, but we found that many of the shops were shut. So it was a let down. The few shops that were open were ok.

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Derry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Enjoyed wandering around this local covered market area with its fruit, veg meat fish , clothing and really anything you can think of. Nice little places to have coffee too.

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Great old fashioned type of market that's been trading for hundreds of years and may it long continue I love the seafood centre , loads of good quality butchers , fruiters , cafes , plant stalls and even a watch repairer and cobblers

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place sells fresh vegetables, cuts of meats and fresh seafood. The price is cheap compare to those giant supermarkets.

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Newcastle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

different variety and things on offer under one roof, inc tea and coffee shops and food places. I like Almonds and raisins for vegan products

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Ukunda, Kenya
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

vagrants roaming the street with bottles of alcohol shouting and swearing. I was very nervous. mostly residential. Lots of gay bars around there. Supposed to be upmarket living.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

It is old style market with variety of buying options e.g. fruits, vegetables, meat shops, apparels, tea variety. In plus there are few eatery points as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

The cafe in the market hall, next to the shoe shop, serves a brilliant full English breakfast. Really nice staff ( but aren't all Geordies nice?) We always go here when visiting Newcastle and always delighted.

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Address: Grainger Street | Newcastle city centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne

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