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or Slab Square

Plenty of shops, space to sit down and people watch. Good pubs in the area.

Reviewed January 6, 2012
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open place in the city centre, which changes all time. Beach in the summer, German market... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2012
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 6, 2012

Plenty of shops, space to sit down and people watch. Good pubs in the area.

Thank JayNottingham
Reviewed January 4, 2012

open place in the city centre, which changes all time. Beach in the summer, German market xmas,sometimes a fairground.

Thank Bettric
Reviewed December 28, 2011

Most of the time this is just a large concrete square with some fountains. However this space is put to great use for certain seasonal events, such as the 'Winter Wonderland' (including ice rink) at Christmas, 'The Beach' in summer, the Nottingham Wheel, the Nottingham...More

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank blossomcrown
Reviewed December 17, 2011

Nice market with lots of crafts to buy and nice food. Mulled wine is good but the mulled cider wasn't great. The lights are pretty. When it isn't Christmas it is a teenage hangout with concrete seating. Has activities in the summer too, usually with...More

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank LetsHopeTheSunShines
Reviewed December 14, 2011

Christmas time and the atmosphere was like being abroad.

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank Geoff T
Reviewed December 9, 2011

In the summer, the kids play in the water fountain. In the winter, we all love to look around the German market stalls. Brill!

Thank PunjabiLady
Reviewed December 4, 2011

had a brilliant time in nottingham never been before went to a concert at the theate royal but the place itself was a real bonus would go again

Date of experience: October 2011
Thank TheJTeam1995
Reviewed November 12, 2011

The biggest market square in the UK. It is centrally located and there are dozens of great shops and restaurants nearby. I think there are well over a hundred pubs and lots of night clubs to try out.

Date of experience: November 2011
1  Thank Martin D
Reviewed November 7, 2011

The Old Market Square should be one of the grandest in the country. A huge space, surrounded by some magnificent architecture and laden with history, it has been modernised over the years to become a mish-mash of concrete, department stores, and fast-food chains. Invaded by...More

Date of experience: October 2011
2  Thank prickly49
Reviewed October 22, 2011

It's an open-plan Square slap-bang in the middle of the city. It is commonly known to locals as 'Slab (Drab) Square'. That is it. Scene to many skateboarders, loud scruffy 'protesters', rubbish being sold in tents, bored unemployed chavs, and hopeless drunks by day, clubbers...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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Response from jodycav | Reviewed this property |
Not done the ice bar other than in London