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“Has funk, soul and charm” 5 of 5 stars
Review of French Market

French Market
Decatur St, 1100 North Peters, New Orleans, LA 70116 (French Quarter)
504 522 2621
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Ranked #84 of 471 things to do in New Orleans
Activities: Shopping
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Whether you are seeking an authentic Creole meal of Jumbalaya or a romantic candlelit dinner overlooking the Mississippi, this historic market area is for you.
New York City, New York
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70 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Has funk, soul and charm”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012 via mobile

We were here on a Friday and were entertained with live music and dance and just gave us a warm feeling of the French quarter. Lots of knick knacks to buy, fresh seafood and Cajun food stalls and seating area.

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Geismar, Louisiana
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Excellent”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012 via mobile

Surprised The French Market is ranked so low. It's historical and has something for everybody. Fresh foods, books, crafts, jewelry.... No trip to New Orleans would be complete without a visit.

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OH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fun time!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

The vendors were colorful, friendly, and helpful. Most items were very similarly priced from vendor to vendor.

Visited November 2012
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Portage, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“shopping and food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

What more can you ask for...the French Market has great buys, people watching and food. Be sure to look around and find the best deal. Stop at one of the food places and talk to the locals. They will tell you some good tips on food, shops and bands. We had beautiful weather and it was a pleasure visiting.

Visited October 2012
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Sarasota, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Festival!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

So many different things to see. Many local artists. Fun stroll through aisles and aisles of novel gifts and jewelry.

Visited November 2012
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