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Punanga Nui

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punanga markets

well worth going and don't stop at the first few stalls as there is more at the back, you just have... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
205sueden
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Waihi
Saturday morning must do

If you want to see, taste, feel the raro life then you need to go to the punannganui market. Food... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Roger W
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Napier, New Zealand
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Saturday is the best time to visit this outdoor market where you can purchase fruits, vegetables, bedding and clothing.
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All reviews saturday morning fruit waffles great market cultural show food stalls local produce saturday market stalls selling black pearls rice arts and crafts stall holders wander around waffle shack ika mata yummy food
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Reviewed 4 days ago

well worth going and don't stop at the first few stalls as there is more at the back, you just have to explore and most of the items are of good quality.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 205sueden
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you want to see, taste, feel the raro life then you need to go to the punannganui market. Food, jewelry, fresh produce, clothing, entertainment and Tourist attractions are all at the market.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roger W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Not a great deal happening through the week, only a few fruit stalls and a couple of pop up cafes open, Saturdays are supposed to be the day, but we missed it. Dont make a special trip mid week not worth the while

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lind1tob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anything you look for on the Island, this is one place to find it. Best food and quality merchandise. Lovely people and always have a great laugh with the locals.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tereapii R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here and found this market of cafes to be fresh and delicious food. Lots of great food options Juices and smoothies Fresh Cakes and muffins Coffees and drinks Sushi Seafood options And many other food choices The prices are reasonable and the food...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank X9477ZRkarenm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check out the Punanga market on Saturday morning for your souvenirs and tasty food. We went a bit nuts and ordered a little bit of everything but the stand out dish was from the Real Fruit Smoothie shop - the Cajun Chicken dish with salad,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SMITIA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots off food and fresh fruit for sale and a good place to buy souvenirs! The market is only open early Saturdays from 8-12am the best time to do is around 10am! We went on other days and the market wasn't open but some of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Celinee-bee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great market full of local produce and crafts... music and entertainment. Great food stalls too. The market is actually quite large from what I was expecting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SuzieLock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place that has something for everyone’s tastes. The woodfired pizza was a favourite of my husband and sons, and I kept coming back for the tuna special from one of the other vendors nearby. It was cooked medium rare, served with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie170473
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Waking Up Early Is Always A Good Feeling If Your Going To The Markets Especially With A Hangover Right!!!😂😂😂 And You Thought Islanders Don't Get Hangovers Well I Tell You Now We Don't Lolz We Only Get Headaches From Our Partners & Kids 🤣🤣🤣 You...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank waltertaraapev
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romez274
September 8, 2017|
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Response from Manydreamscometrue | Reviewed this property |
The market is available to local residents to sell or advertise their products or services. A fee is paid by each stall holder.
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kiwihappydragonlady
March 1, 2017|
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Response from Sandraleelovering | Reviewed this property |
Market is open Saturday morning 8am till 1pm, it is bustling with all stalls open from arts and crafts, clothing and food. Only select shops open Monday to Friday and they are predominantly at the top end of the marketplace... More
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carrie808
January 21, 2017|
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Response from terahans | Reviewed this property |
Yes only Saturdays, try Muri night markets but it's a shame you won't get to enjoy the buzz that surrounds the Saturday fun
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