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Shambles Market

5 Silver Street, York YO1 8RY, England
+44 1904 551355
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Great array of stalls and fantastic atmosphere

Great walk around all the different types of stalls and the atmosphere they create. Worth part of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shambles Market - Always Busy and Really Pleasant

Shambles market is always busy with around 70 stalls here. best days are Friday and Saturday in my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 Silver Street, York YO1 8RY, England
+44 1904 551355
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walk around all the different types of stalls and the atmosphere they create. Worth part of the visit around the centre.

Thank Sugar976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shambles market is always busy with around 70 stalls here. best days are Friday and Saturday in my opinion. Great offerings of fresh fish and fruit and a really nice atmosphere to the shopping. You can find most things here in the Shambles Market. Well...More

Thank Kirktoncoll
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Shambles Market is a ‘must visit’ place in the heart of the City of York. There is a lovely atmosphere with so many different market stalls and there is something for everyone here. There is a huge selection of food, from fresh meat and fish...More

6  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Having visited this market many times while on holiday, we were a bit disappointed this time. The quality of the fresh produce was as good as ever but the range of stalls seems to be less varied and contain fewer unusual goods. This isn't so...More

Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This market was average. The staff here were all really nice but the stuff here wasn't as great as other markets we have seen.

Thank jods_10
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had a great time looking around the market and we bought a few items, its a great setting with good food close to hand. But beware, we bought some pottery from a stand called collectively artisan and the guy encouraged us to have it...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We picked up all our groceries for our self catering flat. They had a fish stand with great choices (we bought salmon and trout). Both were extremely fresh. Plus, they deboned and filet the trout for me free of charge. I bought enough fish for...More

Thank KayBee89
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I always enjoy a browse around this market when visiting York. Plenty of stalls selling food flowers and homewares. Friendly helpful stallholders. The market is in a good position tucked away just off the Main Street.

Thank Hazel D
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Had expected much better given it is in a central and popular tourist area. Just like any poor quality market in any town selling the usual tat.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This is a pleasant experience as markets go. The stalls offer a range of items, many of which fall into the category of crafts, being original and hand made. Unfortunately we were unable to find the small incense stick holders we were looking for, but...More

Thank JohnScarr70
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