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Durham Market Hall

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Cute

Love the individual shops and all the bits and bobs you can get. Very cute! Picked up many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SafenaY
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Lunch

Clean place. Quick service. Warm chicken sandwich very tasty. Only the chips were wanting. It is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alan B
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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50 independent traders homed in Durham's Independent Department Store. Since 1851, Durham Market Hall has served the people of Durham and the city's visitors. Discover a unique shopping experience, with food and drink, fashion and beauty, supplies...more
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Durham Indoor Market Market Place, Durham DH1 3NJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the individual shops and all the bits and bobs you can get. Very cute! Picked up many essentials for good prices. Everyone is very friendly and helpful. Nice spot in Durham. Will be shopping here regularly.

Thank SafenaY
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks SafenaY - glad you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to serving you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean place. Quick service. Warm chicken sandwich very tasty. Only the chips were wanting. It is a real battle to find really good chips. They are either big and crispy and go hard in no time or cooked in a smelly fat. These were the...More

Thank Alan B
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Alan - thanks for your review, and feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite spots in Durham, where I was for the last ten days and my son will be for the next one year as he does his masters from Ustinov College, Durham University... The Market Hall is an indoor market with cute little...More

Thank monideepa d
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

What a thorough review! You really did take in the whole market. Thank you, a lovely review to read.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely that durham has retained this classic indoor market. Its got a huge mix of stalls from low end to high end, some of which appear to have been there a very long time. Clearly visitors seem to like browsing around though there are others...More

Thank Rick_Yvanovich
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your review Rick, and glad you noticed that we've got plenty to tempt people away from the supermarkets.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great. There are habadashery shops, gift shops, clothes, jewellry, cards, old fashioned sweets, a bakery, a butchers and a really good second hand book stall. It's under cover and has a pleasant atmosphere. All the stall holders I spoke to were approachable...More

Thank Annette269
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Annette - we love your last sentence ... please come back again soon :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this market hall by accident having been to see the cathedral whilst on holiday in the area. What a place - jam packed with a wide vatietu of stalls, something around every corner to draw one’s eye! It’s one of those places where...More

Thank Shan J
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your wonderful and very amusing review! We hope you'll come back ... and trust you did find your husband again ;-)

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Have a trip to Durham Market Hall and cafe. Fabulous stalls, a beautiful cafe, delicious food at very reasonable prices and lovely staff. Its a great place to shop,support the local economy, get a tasty lunch and buy some dinner for the weekend. Just great!!

Thank denisemac305
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We think you're 'just great' too! Thanks for the wonderful review, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 23 August 2018

An Indoor Market In the City Centre of Durham With a great assortment of stalls. Butchers, Fishmongers, Artisan bakers along with crafts, clothes cafes and much more. Something for everyone. We were looking Tourist Information and one of the Market Managers went away and got...More

Thank Joyce G
Emma H, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

We're glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the great review :-)

Reviewed 12 August 2018

Durham’s covered market has been in the same position for as long as I can recall, and it is useful on rainy days as you can wander around and find items of interest while staying dry. Haberdashery, clothing, food, bits and bobs, it is worth...More

Thank _ros_allen
Emma H, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, yes it's been here since 1851 and none of us remember back that far:-) We hope you continue to visit - rain or shine!

Reviewed 4 July 2018

i'm not a market aficionado, but I really liked this place. great variety of stalls, there didn't seem much you couldn't buy. you name it they seemed to have it. from the fishmonger, with the biggest prawns I've ever seen, to the guitar shop the...More

Thank JFergo
EmmaH5765, Public Relations Manager at Durham Market Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Apologies for the delay - but thank you for a lovely review, and yes, the prawns are great!

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lorraine g
8 July 2018|
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Response from EmmaH5765 | Property representative |
Apologies, we've only just had the question part flagged up to us. Yes, we are wheelchair friendly. Our entrances are ramps, we have lift at the rear of the building that takes you up to the café and down to the Back... More
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Carl S
9 January 2017|
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Response from Wendy W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it's taken me so long to get back to you, I'm not sure if the market is dog friendly, sorry.
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