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Marche Aux Puces de Bruxelles

Place du Jeu de Balle | Marolles quarter, Brussels, Belgium
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“bric a brac” (4 reviews)
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Place du Jeu de Balle | Marolles quarter, Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This huge market, is full of stuff from everywhere and anytime...tons of boxes full of whatever ...so many I was tired of looking. Weirdly I found more stuff during the week days, than on the weekend..maybe there is so many people in the weekends, you...More

Thank CDM81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Brussels flea market used to be very pleasant and we have found a number of nice items here in the past. Now most of the stuff, presented in cardboard boxes on the cobble stones, is not even worth looking at. If you happen to...More

Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's interesting place to visit and you will find bargains but you have to dig through lots of boxes as it's all on floor only the odd table and Part of this is like a bin market Just pure rubbish I think some of the...More

1  Thank covonia
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I love dirt malls, bric a brac and flea markets so this was heaven. Hundreds of boxes of flea market rubbish with prizes laid out. I learned the hard way though: IF YOU SEE SOMETHING RARE BUY IT STRAIGHT AWAY! I had a rare treasure...More

Thank Aoi T
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

A wide range of items can be purchased at these markets. From just your average junk to finding some amazing antiques. Everything is very cheap and if you're not happy with the price you can compromise with the stall owner most of the times. My...More

1  Thank Tegan N
Reviewed 8 November 2016

If you are traveling, do you really have room for most of the'stuff' sold here? A great way to spend a few hours but it appeared that all the hidden treasures had been well picked over.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

with a small amount of money you can easily refurnish your home making it a hipster place. In this square you can find everything, from beautiful, vintage tea cups, to cloths. the working hours are: week day 6-14, weekend 6-15. make sure to come early...More

1  Thank Anna B
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Not worth your time. Visited on a Wednesday at noon. Most of the merchandise was junky and uninteresting. Few if any redeeming features.

2  Thank Shin-Jeff
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I went to the plaza at noon and at 7 am the next day. It is indeed better in the morning with nicer finds. What was interesting was that the older sellers had cheaper starting prices than the younger sellers!! (As I look like a...More

1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

This place is mostly a junk market, but if you want to experience an old fashioned market this is a place for you. There is a lot of old stuff, but there are also some decent finds if you look hard enough! You need to...More

2  Thank Fooby
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What is the market "etiquette" here. Can we touch and rummage or only look unless we are going to buy? Is bargaining acceptable? Is it a safe area?
19 October 2015|
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Hi there. I'm hoping to visit between Christmas and New Year. Could anyone tell me if the stallholders turn up then. Many thanks
16 October 2015|
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Ruth M
Hi, Can anyone tell me if this runs all throughout the year and everyday of the week? Im Planning to go to Brussels for 3 days in September. Thanks! :)
3 August 2015|
Response from junktion |
Yes daily throughout the year some days you can find great stuff the next it's just junk depends if the vendors have bought well but well worth a visit