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Market Square

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Address: Knoxville, TN 37902
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Good place to spend some leisure time

This is in the old city part of Knoxville. Has several restaurants, cafes, and shopping of various venues. Some are within a block or so of "the square" so get a map and venture... read more

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Lenoir City, Tennessee
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Lenoir City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is in the old city part of Knoxville. Has several restaurants, cafes, and shopping of various venues. Some are within a block or so of "the square" so get a map and venture out a little farther. The city has various events in and around the market so study-up before you go to see what's happening.

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Hickory, North Carolina
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to Market Square twice now. It's a neat place with lots of shops and restaurants. Love the vibe and feel of downtown Knoxville, with one exception. The amount of homeless and intoxicated and or mentally ill people wandering around there is quite unnerving. I feel horrible for these people, but having them hanging around, yelling obscenities acting... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The area was great. A good selection of restaurants. They even had a ice skate rink. However I was saddened at how much ice was on the walkways with how busy the area was. There could have been salt put down at the least.

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Falls Church, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Market Square has shops, restaurants, an open stage as well as an ice rink (well, in January at least) so there is something for everyone.

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Reliance, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice little square with mostly restaurants and a few shops around it. Definitely a place to visit in good weather.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Despite the frigid temperatures and ice and snow, Market Square was a delightful place to dine and shop! We recommend Market Cafe, Babalu, Nama, Emilia's and Tupelo Honey!

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had the afternoon during our overnight in Knoxville and decided to just chill nearby at Market Square. There were some Winter activities and performers out so the crowd was there for sure! Take the time to choose from the many cafes and restaurants all around! Good meeting place but I could see it getting packed if... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch, dinner and happy hour at several different places. Each one better than the next. Also a great place for shopping! There's a salon too for all your needs! Could easily spend the entire day there! A DON'T Miss for sure!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Large outdoor space that is lined by a variety of stores and businesses. Location for many concerts and other special events.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family loves the Market Square area. We enjoy dining and entertainment in the square. This winter the skating area has been a favorite. The boutiques are wonderful and the new sports apparel shop "Tailgate" is my favorite.

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