Saint John City Market
Saint John City Market
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7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
About
Open year-round, Monday to Saturday, the Saint John City Market offers a unique shopping experience for locals and visitors alike. Nowhere else in Saint John can you experience a traditional "farmers market" while shopping for such a wide selection of goods and services, ranging from dulse to hand-made local crafts, and enjoy a delicious meal from one of the numerous restaurants, featuring local and international foods. The market is alive with the sounds of busy clerks and shoppers, the aroma of fresh food, and colorful displays of produce, meats and seafood. Browse for Maritime crafts, imported items, and items hand-crafted by the City Market's own resident artists.
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4.0 of 5 bubbles750 reviews
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lynette z
Las Vegas, NV24 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2023 • Family
Calabash Market is a family owned grocery store. Produce is always fresh. Supplies are ample and the kids and adults working at the store are kind, friendly, and helpful.
Written 14 January 2024
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Dave1796
Springfield, VA575 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Couples
Nice to see a beautiful historic building being used. Prices a little high, with very limited selections. Enjoyable to walk through though. Some souvenirs, coffee, and chocolates are available.
Written 4 December 2023
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Foodange
Manchester, UK3,897 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
Really vibrant hall with individual offerings of food, souvenirs and all sorts of stuff you never knew you needed, like a glass hummingbird suncatcher from Pat’s Secret Garden ….
Includes a very resourceful visitor center too, so glad we made this our first stop.
Written 22 November 2023
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LouP
Orford, Canada148 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
GO THERE FOR THE FISH AND CHIPS!!!! :D :D :D Tasteful and affordable. The best of our whole trip.
Other than that, it was a nice but crowded ordinary market.
Written 10 October 2023
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Lisa S
Pittsburgh, PA18 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Family
A fun time at the market with really neat vendors. It was easy to find, walkable and the vendors were varied. A glimpse into downtown life in St. John.
Written 25 September 2023
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Equestrian E
Cambridge, New Zealand130 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
After reading all about this market I was very disappointed not the stalls that the market said it had and. It that big overall disappointing but had added bonus of eating in Billy’s seafood
Written 14 September 2023
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Davigeta
Saint Louis, MO1,085 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Couples
We came here to grab some lunch. This place felt like a tourist trap to me. Very crowded, not the greatest selection of food choices. The food we bought was just ok. It is adjacent to a mall, which looked nice but which we did not explore. Also, near a public park, with a few shady looking people there. Skippable.
Written 13 September 2023
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BellBoy53
Brisbane, Australia607 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Couples
A small indoor market in a historic building. Quite a few fresh fruit & vege vendors, numerous craft stalls, a tourist information outlet, and a couple of cafes.
Written 6 August 2023
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NotGlutenFree
118 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023 • Couples
This place was worth the visit and one of the experiences you have to have to enjoy St John. Plenty of food. Recommend Billy's but the sandwich shop was excellent as well. All and all great fun and is close to everything.
Written 18 June 2023
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X6711LOjohnp
Peterborough, Canada47 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 • Couples
A bit disappointed. I was expecting more. Parking was hard to find. A very congested area with traffic and pedestrians
Written 6 June 2023
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