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Address: Market Street, Cambridge CB2 3QJ, England
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+44 1223 457446
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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Cambridge is a market city, and stalls have been trading at the historic...

Cambridge is a market city, and stalls have been trading at the historic market square in the city centre since the middle ages. From Monday-Sunday, 10am-4pm, you will find stalls selling a wide range of goods including: Street Food, Books, Vinyl, CDs and DVDs Clothes, jewellery and bags Fruit and vegetables, fresh fish and health foods Second hand bikes Garden plants Mobile phones and accessories ...and much more! The market square also hosts a flourishing local food, arts and crafts market on Sundays (10am-4pm), selling organic produce from local farmers and work from some of the region's most talented artists, craftsmen, potters, sculptors and photographers.

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So much in one place and consistantly a good example of an English market with a lot to offer. Good all year round to grab gear, a bit a gift or just generally mill around.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fantastic markets, very traditional.Lots of stalls,with a variety of choice. Great food stalls always spoilt for choice where to grab a bite to eat.

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Thank kellymanc
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A very good market with a great variety of stalls with a different type of stall on a Sunday . Don't miss a chance of wandering round .

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Thank Maureen H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So much in one place and consistantly a good example of an English market with a lot to offer. Good all year round to grab gear, a bit a gift or just generally mill around.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

nice little market in middle of town, the stalls change depending on the day of the week. unfortunately It's very overpriced. but still recommend you to have a look.

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place does not get any better and is in need of a major revamp. The selection of stalls is poor, food items are overpriced and food hygiene is doubtful. The cobbles are uneven, slippery and wet and the rubbish bins are a filthy eyesore. In addition the delivery vans were still unloading after 10am and it is a pedestrianised... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The market had some food and some standard stands that we see in most every market in Britain. Boring. Could have been exciting if local crafts and unique stalls were enforced instead of the commercial standard.

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Thank ofra01
England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been at this market in all kinds of weather. Rain, cold, snow, summer. There is always something good to eat. Pick an ethnic food. There is probably a stand here. I complimented a young Indian vendor on my wonderful lunch, from his booth. He replied his Mom made everything that morning. Each time I go there, I try... More 

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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we go to Cambridge quite often and always make sure we go to the outdoor market whenever we go. If we have friends or family staying with us we take them to Cambridge and always to the market too. Its always been different wares and food available, from bags, craft-work to artisan breads, cheeses and beautiful flowers. Its good to... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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446 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the market on both Thursday and Friday and found it to be a great example of a market. There was interesting cheese's, fish and bread, in addition there were a number of street food staffs, not a burger in sight!! The noodle bar in particular had a long queue.

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Thank BeeGee45
Fredrikstad, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there on an over-cast Sunday, but there were interesting stalls and friendly People. Will og again.

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