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Saint Nicholas Market

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“falafel”(28 reviews)
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St Nicholas Market is the traditional Marketing Hub of Bristol. Commonly known as St Nicks, The market is situated in the centre of Bristol. Its permanent market buildings are home to the largest collection of independent retailers in Bristol...more
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The Glass Arcade | The Exchange, Bristol BS1 1HT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its as if the 1970s never ended when you walk round here. Although having been there I can say that most of this tat was not arround then. The clothes were all expensive, but the range of canvas/leather? bags in the £80 range astonishing...and not...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Great foodie place. Open daily from early morning. Highly recommended to before lunch. Amazing variety of international food. I recommend place with falafels and Chinese noodle bar with spicy hot pots. Portuguese, Mexican African cusine to choose from. Love the vibe in this market!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

I had been looking forward to going to Saint Nicholas Market, on our 2 day stay in Bristol. We were not disappointed, fab food stalls, with many styles of food and drinks on offer. The indoor market traders had bargains everywhere. Top tip if you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Had never been here before but thought it was fascinating. The range of stall was very good and the food ones all looked terrific. I’d like to return and just graze!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 28, 2019

Fabulous market with a diverse food aisle, where you can eat (nearly) anything. Didn’t have a chance to visit all the stalls, but would have liked to!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank MummyJeff
Reviewed May 25, 2019

A mouth watering array of differing food types from pies to wraps to Chinese and much more! Two of us ate Chinese noodles while the other two went for Middle East wraps. These were delicious, full of salad, chilli jam, harissa and in my case...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 21, 2019

Kept meaning to go here but never quite made it until Saturday and it is certainly full of diverse market stalls. Worth a wander and a look around there is lots to see and buy !!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank teena999
Reviewed May 16, 2019

This is the third time visiting st Nicholas market . I hoped it would be better this time. nothing much has changed the exchange hall still looks a mess with many overpriced items. wooden decking as wall still looks bad . had lunch in the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank eric g
Reviewed April 4, 2019

Most of the Bristol shopping experience sways between Retro stores (expensive charity shops) and generic high street brands. The covered market is a really nice experience as it's not too expensive and got a great mix of stores - I wasted quite a long time...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GLWayne
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

This is absolutely my favourite place to go shopping in Bristol. There are so many quirky independent stalls to make purchases at. Lunchtime is absolutely the best as you are spoiled for choice with all the delicious food outlets. Most of them are veggie/vegan friendly...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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debbie p
November 7, 2016|
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Response from BlueWolf1894 | Reviewed this property |
I saw several small(ish) dogs on leads when I was there - the alleyways can be a bit narrow
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Laurajane3
March 14, 2015|
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Response from Kythe2 | Reviewed this property |
The clothing stalls are the more unusual items - certainly not your run of the mill high street stuff. Don' remember seeing any shoe stalls, but there might very well be.
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