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Very Interesting

Somewhere to go and pick up some souvenirs and do general shopping in Kingstown. Nice interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Yasmin M
,
Flint
Why is this a site?

I cannot understand why anyone wants to see this. Please don't waste your time. Go to the beach... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
GCLB
,
Trinidad
via mobile
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This market area is extremely crowded on weekends as locals cart in fresh foods to sell.
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good25%
  • Average40%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
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“local produce” (6 reviews)
“grocery items” (2 reviews)
“busy days” (2 reviews)
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Kingstown, St. Vincent
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 September 2017

Somewhere to go and pick up some souvenirs and do general shopping in Kingstown. Nice interesting market also some nice bars & restaurants.

Thank Yasmin M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I cannot understand why anyone wants to see this. Please don't waste your time. Go to the beach instead.

1  Thank GCLB
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Plenty local foods from all islands. Very reasonably priced. The people very layer back relaxed and nice.

Thank Ronnie J
Reviewed 2 June 2017

It is a busy market of local produce. Friendly people and delicious fruits. We had a brief time in the market and were told Kingstown is even busier during the week when shops are open too.

Thank betbel2015
Reviewed 23 March 2017

It was a nice surprise when I visited the market square. They had everything I needed and more and the people were so friendly and willing to give you a bargain. I took my time visiting every stall. I just love this place.

Thank jl182017
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Expected something vibrant to give us a feeling of local life. Well maybe this is the true local life but it felt shabby, tatty and unwelcoming with nothing attracting us to buy or return.

Thank Ian Y
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I personally would not recommend it as a tourist attraction. It is very crowded and though it may not have been physically dirty, it gave me the impression of being very dirty. However, if you want fair priced produce and an inexpensive local lunch and...More

Thank KaayJ
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Wonderful! So much to see and learn. Vendors very friendly and happy to explain names of fruits and vegetables and how they prepare them! A great experience not to be missed! Buy sorrell, ginger and anise and make the drink, it is very tasty. boil,...More

Thank Traci H
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We know St Vincent well and are always amazed at the state of the road leading from the port. St Vincent is a beautiful island but most people dont see beyond the town which really needs much work if it hopes to entice international visitors....More

Thank maurren
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

After reading the other reviews I can't believe we are talking about the same place. We disembarked the cruise ship and walked into the town and within thirty minutes had been offered Heroin, crystal meth, cocaine and cannabis! We were a group of young couples...More

1  Thank Victoria P
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