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Market on Main

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Johannesburg's leading food and design Market, set in the prestigious Arts on Main complex which houses some of Johannesburg's leading Galeries and artist studios. A must see to experience the inner city rejuvenation of Johannesburg. Picnic under...more
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245 Main Street | 012 Central, Johannesburg 2094, South Africa
+27 82 868 1335
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the food, art, coffee, fashion, everything. It will make a dent in your pocket and if you're a student you should probably save some spare change first, but it's amazing, and one of my favorite things to do when I can. I mostly spend...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed August 27, 2018

When visiting Johannesburg do visit Maboneng Precinct to see beautiful art, enjoy the food at Market on Main and feel the vibe of the inner city! Do try the cocktails on offer and the delicious food from the market. Beautiful people all around

Thank ismeorama
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Although this is a very popular place and the service is good, the food is mediocre. They sell an interesting collection of wines. It is worth a visit but not to eat! Save the calories and just buy the wine.

Thank reneech2016
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Loved this place! It's a revamped industrial area and they've kept the vibe. Great food and a few stalls selling cool stuff like clothing, jewelry, art and housewares, plus there are a couple of fun shops along the road as well as a more casual...More

Thank CathleenKenyon
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch in the courtyard restaurant at Market on Main. The vibe was lovely, great music and food. Being a public holiday, it was busy and bustling. The parmesan and avo salad was delicious and fresh. The burger looked great and so did...More

Thank Dia_Carstens
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Great vibe, interesting arts and craft studios, retailers and market stalls. Absolutely wonderful selection of foods from around Africa. Great way to spend 2 or 3 hours in safety in downtown Joburg.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

This place mix contemporary arts and a very good food. It is full of people, live musics and arts. A mix of cultures and a mix of styles. You can be also do shopping and buy something of different to take at home as souvenirs....More

Thank Eli L
Reviewed March 13, 2017

My Family and I ventured into the city center with little expectations only to be delighted by this oasis of food and culture. The market starts at 10h00 we arrived at about 11h15, which was great as it only started getting busy after 13h00. A...More

1  Thank Antonds1964
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

I absolutely loved the variety and quality of food, drinks and goods for sale. This place is a lovely example of the diversity and skill we have in South Africa. It's a bit pricey but worth the visit.

Thank candace15
Reviewed January 24, 2017

The Market on Main is the place to go on Sunday! If you like Neighborgoods Market, then the same vendors and more are here. Good food and worth exploring. Make this a part of you Joburg tour.

1  Thank The_Homesick_Nomad
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May 16, 2017|
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There's street parking nearby - you will have to pay a minder a small fee. But safe and easy walking distance.