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City Market

Raleigh, NC 27601
+1 919-821-8023
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Nice attempt but under-developed

City Market is a few blocks of historical buildings in central Raleigh. There is clearly an attempt... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
GoLeafs85
via mobile
Not very large and not much to see

Only a few shops and a couple of places to eat.Disappointing for a city the size of Raleigh and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert P
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Falls Church, Virginia, USA
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Recognized by the National Register of Historic Places, this is a trendy shopping and restaurant district located in Raleigh's historic section.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Raleigh, NC 27601
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+1 919-821-8023
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"cobblestone streets"
in 4 reviews
"local farmers"
in 2 reviews
"plenty of parking"
in 4 reviews
"fruits and vegetables"
in 2 reviews
"eds"
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"moore"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

City Market is a few blocks of historical buildings in central Raleigh. There is clearly an attempt to turn this into a vibrant shopping and dining area. It still seems like a work in process as there seemed to be as many empty store fronts...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only a few shops and a couple of places to eat.Disappointing for a city the size of Raleigh and with the historical background.

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Reviewed February 15, 2018

We visited based on the positive reviews thinking this would be a nice way to spend some time. There was almost nothing there. A few restaurants and a pet store. 30 minutes and we had walked the market, stopped in the pet store and found...More

1  Thank Jeff S
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Reviewed February 2, 2018

They city market is wonderful. There is a huge selection of produce and other items from many local farmers and companies. Plenty of parking. Plenty of sampling too.

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

Great little market with quality produce in the downtown city market area, adjacent to Vic's (good Italian place) and around the corner from Big Ed's. Surprising variety for a small place, but you can fulfill all but the exotic vegetable needs here, and some packaged...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

Ok, as one who is making strides for healthier living, eating, and being...we just HAD to try this spot out. They offer varying specials on meats, beans, or veggies. One can purchase seafood or meals peppered for cooking. We just strolled along and picked up...More

Thank pky_pook
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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

I did not see any vegetables. The market place was empty. A big disappointment! An ice cream shop was the only thing I saw worthwhile.

2  Thank Herschel C
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Reviewed July 5, 2017

Filled with fresh produce , and amazing fruits and vegetables, this is a terrific place to visit and shop. Remember to bring a cooler or cool bag for items in the heat.

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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Support these old timers in the city market, they deserve it! Thursday - Sunday you can find them sitting out with all their produce, doing precisely what the city market is meant to do- bring people together over fresh produce and enjoyable company. Outside of...More

1  Thank RaleighMama
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

After breakfast a stroll through the market is fun and art pace right next door. Market didn't really impress me with much to offer.

Thank D C
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