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A lot of NOTHING !!!

A place mainly for locals. Can walk hours and find nothing although plenty of thins around you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael B
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Outdated, poor quality clothing. Not worth is once deserving status as a great Sunday market to visit.

I haven't been to Petticoat Lane Market in years,but when I paid a visit a couple of weeks ago, I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gillian1968
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London, United Kingdom
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London's most famous market that is busy, noisy and full of interesting things to see, items to buy and characters to meet.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good19%
  • Average30%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible20%
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Middlesex Street, London, England
Whitechapel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A place mainly for locals. Can walk hours and find nothing although plenty of thins around you. Don't spend time for it, many others better than it.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't been to Petticoat Lane Market in years,but when I paid a visit a couple of weeks ago, I can't tell you how very disappointed I was that this once great Sunday Market that had everything you could possibly want to buy is now...More

Thank Gillian1968
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used to go there in the sixties but it's dead now and Camden is King. Petticoat Lane just hasn't moved with the times

Thank patrick j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of stalls selling cheap clothes , a bit like an outdoor Primark although one stall was selling M&S trousers. If you are in the mood for a browse then you might find a bargain. I bought two T-shirts, one Large and one X-large which...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Very limited choice of cuisine, mostly cheap halal places doing average dishes. The jamaican stand is pretty good. I recommend their curry goat and oxtail stew

Thank Remy R
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Famous for its selling of petticoats in the distant past and close to where Jack the Ripper haunted in his life of crime, so packed with history but not outstanding compared to hundreds of other fascinating London alleys and lanes.

1  Thank D P
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Large street market selling clothing and footwear of all kinds. Worth a visit just to soak up the atmosphere but depends on the type of clothes you buy to whether this place will suit you.

Thank yorksboy127
Reviewed 2 June 2017

What a let down. Last visited here in the seventies where you could get more or less anything, now, crap that is probably some high street stores fifths not seconds!!! Must admit, some lovely Asian shops selling shoes/dresses/materials but apart from that nothing to write...More

1  Thank gcoutts310
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The best thing about this market and the only real good thing to me is the street food. It's good value, good quality and fast, perfect if you are passing by or work close by. If you aren't near by already though I most likely...More

Thank JstAnotherEnglishman
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I'm afraid the most famous London Market is now just a tourist location, as an east ender, Sunday mornings my family would always hit Petticoat Lane for a few bargains. However, now there is little there to excite apart from one or two international Delis....More

Thank Norman L
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Whitechapel
Whether you're here for its dynamic street life, world
class galleries or famed curry houses, you're bound to
be wowed by the uniquely cosmopolitan flavor of
Whitechapel. Long gone are the days when Jack the
Ripper stalked its streets. And despite his mysterious
legacy bringing throngs of curiosity driven tour
groups to its back alleys and otherwise serene garden
squares, these days you're more likely to catch a
...More
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bubbiekel
12 April 2017|
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Response from TACOB0B | Reviewed this property |
The biggest issue would be the crowd, other than that I would think it would be fine.
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1 November 2016|
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Response from EdEllis | Reviewed this property |
Liverpool Street mainline and tube station. Aldgate or Aldgate East
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Marie H
29 October 2016|
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Response from Ioanna L | Reviewed this property |
It is not open only Sundays, I have been multiple times on a Friday as I work nearby. Fridays are usually busy, the market is there (probably not as many clothes as on Sundays but still enough) and there are more food stalls... More
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