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Address: Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone Number: 919 821 8023
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Recognized by the National Register of Historic Places, this is a trendy...

Recognized by the National Register of Historic Places, this is a trendy shopping and restaurant district located in Raleigh's historic section.

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Neat Little Area

Its not a big area by any means, but City Market is a delightful find in Raleigh. Quirky shops, interesting architecture and lots of charm. Well worth a stop.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
John K
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its not a big area by any means, but City Market is a delightful find in Raleigh. Quirky shops, interesting architecture and lots of charm. Well worth a stop.

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Thank John K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Raleigh's original market where farmers brought there bounty to sell the the city folk!! Make sure to come early and have breakfast at the staple that is Big Ed's! Original cobblestone streets, so ladies be ware of heels!! Hope you make it soon!!

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Thank Leland W
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

So fresh and colorful! Take $20 cash and cook whatever you find for dinner! That's what we do. There is an infinite number of vendors and the freshest fruit and vegetables around. Go, and go often!

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Thank Lynda W
Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I love City Market. Especially at night. The whole place is lit up with twinkling lights. Now that we are parents we mostly visit Marbles, however, pre-kiddos I loved going to City Market for fun ecclectic shopping and dining.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I visited and ordered the BBQ chicken, very tasty! The staff were pleasant and there was plenty of parking and no wait to be seated!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

We had toured the area with our in laws and stopped here for lunch.. The meal was excellent.. Our itinerary was planned before we got to town.. They took us here because it is one of their favorite lunch stops..

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Thank Carey M
Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Maybe it was because it was winter when I visited but most of the place looked abandoned and none of the bars or restaurants looked as if you wanted to race into them with two or three having almost the same look

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Temple Hills, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

go there for awesome produce and a great variety of fruits and vegetables they have stands in front of the main entrance it totally catches your eye

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

City Market......sometimes with limited hours on weekends..is a great place to buy fresh fruits & veggies from local farmers. You can also find things like hoop cheese, preserves, etc. The vendors are especially friendly. Go there & support our area farmers!

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Fort Bragg, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

For most downtown is too far of a walk to get to a supermarket for fresh vegetables. City market solves that issue. Many places block of an area for a 'farmer's market' style street vending event on the weekend but what do we the rest of the time? You can't always buy for the week. City market can be it's... More 

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