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Oxford Covered Market

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Covered market

Lovely little market with plenty of shops and stalls to visit. Public restroom right next to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jodie_ginger
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Cradley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for a browse

Lovely spot right in the centre of town, definitely worth a browse. The pie shop had wonderful... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2019
KingOfTheNorth99
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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Oxford Covered Market features more than 50 traders selling fresh produce, gifts, fashion, flowers and jewellery, and provides a unique showcase for the very best in local crafts, food and drink. We are proud that the majority of our businesses are...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Walked through to do some shopping and grab breakfast. Was impressed with the range of shops and eating places

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Suejelliott
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little market with plenty of shops and stalls to visit. Public restroom right next to it. Few places to eat and get food and snacks.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jodie_ginger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your typical market with a variety of stalls. Plenty of history associated with the market. Worth a walk through.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great historic market oozing with heritige. It is great for tourists and needs more traders and has been around 250 years.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pioneer68134584965
Reviewed 5 January 2019

Lovely spot right in the centre of town, definitely worth a browse. The pie shop had wonderful looking home made pies, plus loads of other independent shops to explore, and taste their wares.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KingOfTheNorth99
Reviewed 28 December 2018

We found a bunch of really cool shops and places to eat at the covered market. Unfortunately we got there right after Christmas and many of the shops were closed from the 25th to the 29th. We definitely plan to go back.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank notb4mybeer
Reviewed 27 December 2018

This is a surprisingly cool place! It's very well maintained, there's lots of nice independent shops, some fresh produce stalls, a couple of restaurants and a great pie shop. The specialty coffee house was jammed when I was there. And, if you are into award...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaelcL2713SN
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Nice place with many cafe serving local fare like pies, fish & chips, pastries and full breakfast. There is also a Thai and Korean food place. Tried Thai - as good as it can be in Oxford (they even have chilli padi in fish sauce)....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bellabella_sg
Reviewed 11 December 2018

There is a real diversity here, with lots of independent shops, from florists to butchers to clothes and gifts. I did quite a lot of Christmas shopping here and found some lovely gifts for people. We were very pleased.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hilly S
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Definitely visit when in Oxford - great place to shop interesting gifts and souvenirs, nice places to eat&drink

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Markéta H
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Samantha P
7 December 2018|
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Response from SimoninBS7 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Samantha, that's a tricky Q. as Oxford centre is highly pedestrianised. The official advice for visitors is to use the park & ride car parks and get a bus into the centre, but that doesn't really help folk who find it... More
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Katherine_T_743
17 September 2018|
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Response from azb61 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, do you remember the store where you did buy the purse? If you do maybe you can email them and ask about the Little Sewing Company. But if you do not remember the store then Google the name of the market then search the... More
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Kholoud A
11 September 2016|
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Response from CoveredM | Property representative |
Hi, We are open from 8am - 5.30pm Monday - Saturday and 10am - 4pm Sundays. We are also open bank holidays which are Sunday hours. Hope you visit sometime soon!!
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