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“Fun atmosphere - true market style.” 5 of 5 stars
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French Market
Decatur St, 1100 North Peters, New Orleans, LA (French Quarter)
504 522 2621
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Ranked #81 of 466 things to do in New Orleans
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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.
Everson, Washington
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“Fun atmosphere - true market style.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

Alot of different vendors. Many of them are willing to "barter" a little bit. Alot of local crafts as well as nummy food items.

Visited January 2013
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“Authentic attraction in NOLA”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

If you are going to New Orleans and the French Quarter, you should definitely check this place out. While a lot of the vendors sell the typical farmers market stuff (scarves, wallets, purses, etc.) there are a lot of local artisans who bring their wares to be sold. I always find an interesting item here! There are also a few food vendors that serve local cuisine (alligator sausage, pralines, spices).

Visited October 2012
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Miami, Florida
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“Great place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

this is the place to try all types of food from LA. Anything from gator bites to PO Boys.. awesome food. great place to buy cheap souvenirs. its located in a great place close to bourbon street and next to the Mississippi river.

Visited November 2012
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Lynn Haven, Florida
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“yummy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

awesome awesome food. very recommended for local charm and flavor and wonderful people. go to lot number 19, "World Famous N'Awlans Cafe and Spice Emporium" for an awesome meal and friendly staff.

Visited January 2013
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“A must stop every time we come to town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Always fresh produce and intereting local food items. Great place to get cheap t-shirts, caps and assorted "tourist items". Always changing items and vendors. T-shirts, caps, jewelry, purses, sunglasses you name it you can find it for a bargain price.

Visited January 2013
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