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Address: 13 rue des Ecoles, 68000, Colmar, France
Phone Number:
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Great lunch stop

Went to the market for a toilet and lunch stop. It is still a vibrant place seeing the locals doing their daily marketing routines here while in the midst of tourist crowd. Had a... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
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Bucks
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235 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great find. Nothing that out of the ordinary for France, we suppose, but for Brits on search for originality and craft then this is it.

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Bunbury, Australia
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at the markets everyday during our 5 night stay in Colmar, during the Christmas period. Unfortunately some of the shops were closed but what was open was brilliant, so many fresh food to choose from and all at great prices. Cheeses, meats, fruit, veggies, local produce and the list goes on. There are two bars that serve a... More 

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Thank Cyonie
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47 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the apartments down the street so wanted to get some breakfast before heading off to Strasbourg. The daughter wanted goat cheese as well. So we walked around and found a little cafe in the corner that for six euros you can have a coffee or hot chocolate, a croissant and baguette with jam and butter. So delish,... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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271 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Went to the market for a toilet and lunch stop. It is still a vibrant place seeing the locals doing their daily marketing routines here while in the midst of tourist crowd. Had a lunch break at one of the cafe, the price were reasonable enough!

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Thank goncalves
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85 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The indoor market's history is better than the market itself. Farmers and merchants arrived by boat along the canals to sell their wares at the market. Today there are several stalls and a few restaurants selling mostly foods and a few wares.

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Gourock, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Recent weekend in Colmar to experience the Christmas markets they have on offer. Went in here a few times. Had breakfast a couple of times in the Citron and Basilic cafe, stopped at the bar on the left side of the main entrance. Owners made us very welcome and went back a few times for hot wine, Christmas beer or... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

The market is right next to little Vernice which we stopped by to just have a look. However it turned out to be our lunch place which there is many choices, from seafood to different kind of foods. We got fresh oysters there and some Vietnamese food. All are in 10E per menu and nice to enjoy.

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Bucharest, Romania
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Nice place to stop and eat something typical french (les escargots, the snails or oysters, for example) but nothing spectacular.

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Brooklyn, New York
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737 reviews
195 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Cool place to stop and buy items to bring home for self or friends also little places to grab a bite.

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Bucharest, Romania
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We visit every market on our vacations because this is a slice of local people life/habits. This indoor market was ok, we expected something more - diversity, natural authenticity, but I feel like in a usual covered city store, like an hipermarche, not a traditional/paysant/local producers market (before Colmar we was in Malta and I remember thediversity from the Marsaxlokk... More 

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