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Oxford Covered Market

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Address: High Street | Market Street, Oxford OX1 3DZ, England
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
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Great indoor market

Fantastic market with great independent shops. Everything from handbags, coffee, flowers, food, individual clothes etc. etc. Wish we had one of these near where I live. Not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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Pencoed, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of lovely shops selling everything from vegetables to hats! Huge variety of cafes/takeaways selling different cuisines from sandwiches to Thai food. Make sure you go to The Cake Shop to watch them decorating amazing cakes. The fruit/veg and meat is all fresh and well priced and Ben's Cookies are amazing!

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic market with great independent shops. Everything from handbags, coffee, flowers, food, individual clothes etc. etc. Wish we had one of these near where I live. Not open on Sundays.

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Bucharest, Romania
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place with a lot of nice places to wander around. Lots of choices from flowers to food, gift shops, jewelry, cake stores, restaurants and coffee shops. Colombia Coffee Roasters was one of the biggest surprises there - a specialty coffee shop and micro roaster - where we had the best coffee in Oxford. I would recommend a visit!

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Bedworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many interesting little shops in this covered market and also lots of places to eat. Worth a look around if your in Oxford.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're unlucky enough to visit Oxford on a cold or wet day, then the Covered Market is a must. You can easily spend an hour or two just wandering up and down the aisles of the market, looking at the fascinating little shops, most of them ones you won't see anywhere else. There are also lots of little cafes... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place! We spent several hours in here. So many different shops to see I am sure you could source everything you need here. The cake shop is absolutely wonderful and you can watch the ladies decorating them, from tiny cakes to spectacular wedding cakes. Don't miss this place if you are visiting. And of course there are... More 

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Thank nitwit105
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In comparison to the crowded chain stores on the High St, the covered market offers many independent shops and cafes with unique and hand-made items. It is easy to get both distracted and lost within its corridors, so make sure you have time to spare!

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Oxford on a whim, came across this market full of charm and interesting shops. Not short of cafes or places to rest and eat. Would recommend to anyone visiting Oxford as a stop gap when exploring.

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Thank MarkFTaylor
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in for a wonder on our first trip into Oxford City Centre and surprisingly it was very easy to locate. Once you're in you'll find a range of shops from a luxury Watch shop to cafes serving everything from Chinese to organic pies and salads. Especially nice was walking past a cake shop with an open plan setting,... More 

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Something for everyone here great selection of stalls, food for all tastes, none of the usual market tat. A splendid way to spend an hour or so or even just to get out of the rain.

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