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Charming market

We visited this market for about 100 years or so ago, when our children were small and we were... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
MulleEllum
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Oslo, Norway
Eclectic, atmospheric and worth a look

My sort of food court - independents selling real food . Had a really excellent Malaysian meal... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Steve D
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A real hidden gem lies behind the bright red facade on the seafront. Located conveniently near the harbour arm, Turner Gallery. Inside is a little two story bohemian gem with a range of freshly cooked street types food including Caribbean and British. Lots of little independent sellers - Tattoos, Jewellery, Clothes and curiosities. A real fun and independent vibe and a must visit venue for people of all ages.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot believe I haven’t visited before, having always lived locally. Incredible space, incredible food. Really nice atmosphere.

Thank Lauren B
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

We to see whether things had got any better and they have definately got worse. Just look at the front of the building to see what an atmosphere you can expect inside; a poster stuck in the window over a moonth old, no attractive windown displays just old boxes thrown about an a poor notice offering stalls to rent. What a let down this place is and how sad to see it decline to such a low level. There's no reason to visit.

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

We visited this market for about 100 years or so ago, when our children were small and we were young. And now again. The market is still interesting with eating possibilities, surprises and stuff in every corner upstairs and everywhere. The market is not very large, but charming.
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

My sort of food court - independents selling real food . Had a really excellent Malaysian meal - think stall was called Malacca accompanied by a beer from Little Prince. Bakery looked good .
Will return although shocked by total lack of recycling bins .

Thank Steve D
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Always thought the old town was a pub until we wandered in one day... but it's not, it's an attractive market hall full of quirky little stores and food outlets

Thank DaveWa126
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

The market is a great little find. Don’t be tempted to get coffe at the bus, which although quirky does a pretty bad latte but head further inside to the roastery for a decent brew which goes down a treat with a cinnamon bun from Gina’s bakery. There is something for everyone here. Vegans to committed carnivores.

Thank JuliaCanterbury
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We visited The Old Kent Market and most of the businesses were closed when we went in (during school break in the afternoon). It looks like a promising, delightful little place but was a bit of a let down when the only things that were open were two restaurants.

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

this place was recommended to us and I can say its something different the little quirky shops inside and not as expensive as I thought it may be.
Just need some of them to be open

Thank abigail c
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Across the road from the Turner Contemporary, we were drawn to this colourful building. When we discovered that it used to be the old Parade Cinema, it made sense of the entrance with the Central ticket booth now converted. The majority of the ground floor is now filled with cafes and the upper level verandas are mainly antique shops. We spotted Foody Moody’s with an excellent choice of vegan and vegetarian foods and decided to come back after the gallery. There are other options, so well worth a visit.

Thank bsandrs
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