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Flea Market at Jeu de Balle

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Address: Place du Jeu de Balle | Marolles quarter, Brussels, Belgium
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Truly a flea market with an extraordinary variety of stuff

Old clothes, old silver, junk and treasures. It's all here. Make it part of a De Marollen outing and enjoy a local brasserie for lunch

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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London, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always go to the market and this time it was better than ever..... a huge array of sellers on Saturday at lunchtime (the market opens early in the morning). So much to look at, and the vendors seem happy to let one haggle on price!

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Gorgan, Iran
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a flee market and worth a visit.But, But, for TinTin fans, It is something! Really something. At the first pages of "The Secret of the Unicorn" We saw TinTin here (Herge painted it) and he want to buy a ship , then all adventure happened! In Louvian-la-neuve, Hergé museum, you find a photo of Hergé at this market,... More 

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old clothes, old silver, junk and treasures. It's all here. Make it part of a De Marollen outing and enjoy a local brasserie for lunch

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit it I buy something vintage for home. This is the place where you find authentic antique things. It shows that most of the items come from rich homes.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

A lot of "stuff"....some treasures but if you're limited on baggage and space...how will you ship it?

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Really interesting place and one of the best flea markets I have been to in Europe. Mostly old random pieces, some junk and even very rare antiques are sold. From books, cutlery, chinaware, statues, decoration and so on you will find a lot of good looking & vintage things. Some prices are over the top but please consider that its... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

It is very arthentic, but only old and used stuff, mostly old cloths, cooking stuff and small deco things for the apartment

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

My regular spot to check out during my Europe trip. We have spent a couple of hours here and digging out loads of vintage stuff we fancied. We have got nice 60's floral folded beach chairs in good condition and set of 3 for 20 euro, few very art deco vase for 5 euros and special edition Levis 501 pretty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

This place is not going to be for everyone. If you want to experience at true, old fashioned market this is a place to go. There is a lot of junk, but there are also some treasures. Be ready to bargain and adopt a buyer beware attitude. We really enjoyed rummaging through everything, and spent several hours going through almost... More 

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Ra'anana, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

I went here with my husband and I loved it (could have stayed for up to an hour) and my husband hated it and couldn't get out of there fast enough. It is great to see a small community, off the beaten track of central Brussels. The vendors literally open the back of a truck and pour out their junk.... More 

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