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Excellent food market

Yes there is the usual tat flea market and Bric a brac however all the food stalls are excellent... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
ChefCliveM
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London, United Kingdom
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Lovely Saturday Market with a nice atmosphere, fresh seafood with pop up restaurant in square... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
whitegates60
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Yes there is the usual tat flea market and Bric a brac however all the food stalls are excellent with superb food and good local value. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChefCliveM
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We arrived on Tuesday 9th Oct 18 at around 15.20. After reading, and viewing, all the hype about this Tuesday market, we were very dismayed to find most stall holders packing up! The sun was shining, the day was dry, it took around 3 minutes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Lovely Saturday Market with a nice atmosphere, fresh seafood with pop up restaurant in square, fresh produce is fantastic with lots of choices to make your weekend special. The town itself is lovely, just an enjoyable event.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank whitegates60
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Bought fruit and veg on three or four occasions but found them to be of poor quality compared to Waitrose, Tesco and Aldi.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank An O
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We have been to Saffron Walden several times each time we have enjoyed it. This time we went specifically for the Saturday Market. The car park is slightly out of town but there are plenty of spaces, and it is about a five minute walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Michaell S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

awful feel to this place , full of chavs & rude people not worth the drive , maybe this used to be a nice area but recently gone down hill

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah H
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Tuesdays and Saturdays are market days. I arrived on a Tuesday. Not too many stalls. Better to visit on a Saturday!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went onto Google and asked for Market Town. Up came Saffron Walden. Beautiful Market Town. Great Parking facilities. Although there were not numerous stalls - they were quality and not a load of old tutt. Bought various items from fruit and veg to clothing and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank PLANABC
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Traveled from Cambridge to buy fish based on colleague's recommendation and we loved it. Such great selection of fish, cheese, bread, fresh coffee beans and sauerkraut! This will definitely become a regular Saturday thing.

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank karol_nah668
Reviewed May 3, 2018

This market may be small but it packs a punch!! So many various vendors and different items! Fresh produce, fresh baked goods, fresh fish, fresh everything. Market was free.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank WorldwideRover007
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Andy M
April 19, 2018|
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Response from Kevin G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unsure about times but it's on on a Saturday and a Tuesday
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Mstoneleigh-on-sea
October 5, 2017|
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Response from scriv90 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there’s flowers, fish, meat, olives and herbs/sauces, coffee,bread and cakes, fermented vegetables and a few random others like clothes.
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