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Address: Grainger Street | Newcastle city centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, England
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Lovely market,friendly stallholders fruit was lovely and very reasonably priced would definitely recommend

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely market,friendly stallholders fruit was lovely and very reasonably priced would definitely recommend

Thank ailwood
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely old fashioned indoor market! Pretty and lots of variety from the stalls! Great architecture! A good range of shops and places to get food

Thank FamilyNind
Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A definite must see when in Newcastle. Dubbed Tyneside classical, the buildings are magnificent! Lots to see here, beautiful buildings, Grey's street, Grey's monument, shopping centre, Grainger market and restaurants.

Thank Amin A
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the variety in Grainger Town and I wished we had something similar in the Netherlands. Great to see little entrepreneurs are able to survive. Loved the old building real class and style.

Thank Andre_C_de_Jong
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 1, 2017

This is an excellent place, with the Central arcade (sadly very quiet now), and the Grainger covered market which is really alive and kicking. The shops around the area are quite sad, with way too many pawnbrokers, but the centre thrives.

Thank Frank C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Located near the Eldon square in town centre. Comprises an eclectic mixture of antique and quaint shops.

Thank rubystella08
Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

A great part of town, with a range of shops in gorgeous old buildings. A good range of designer and quirky individual shops.

Thank gingerjudith
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 24, 2017

Just a step back in time with lots of bargains to be had. We had to go back for a second look and buy lots of goodies

Thank Weevee1955
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2017

Newcastle is a busy city full of life and modern buildings towering over beautiful period buidlings, so it was such lovely surprise to stumble upon this little gem! Grainger Town is one of the dazzling jewels in our crown, with classical architecture designed in the 1830s by the internationally renowned Richard Grainger. Grainger Town is the historic heart of Newcastle... More 

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

Beautiful flooring, some interesting shops. Looks a lot better than all those modern malls with the usual chain stores.

Thank mverschaeve

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