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This place you will experience the local Lanka. Also to taste local stuff and see local... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Umang A
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Nice handicrafts

Walked to this market from our hotel as we visited the smaller Good Life cafe opposite earlier in... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Poppy2200
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Altrincham, United Kingdom
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Good Market Global is a curated community of social enterprises and responsible businesses that are good for people and good for the planet. It makes it easier to find, connect, and exchange with participants in the new economy. Within Sri Lanka...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Organic bee's honey and kithul honey available. sri lankan Breakfast and lunch was awesome. Stalls with so many hand made items of jewellery and hang boards, some being made by widows and villagers fr their empowerment. Lovely relaxed ambience, fresh fruit juices and yummy food....More

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Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks you so much for supporting the Good Market community and taking the time to leave a review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place where you can feel the local culture and enjoy it. People sell local stuff and some are really cool. Being a foreigner be carefulMore

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Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. If you felt international visitors were being treated differently than locals, please get in touch. We'd be really interested to learn more. Good Market vendors are required to have transparent pricing on display, so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place you will experience the local Lanka. Also to taste local stuff and see local handcrafts...

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Walked to this market from our hotel as we visited the smaller Good Life cafe opposite earlier in the week. Nice place to get some handicrafts though a little small for a market. A lot of the stalls didn’t have visible prices for items so...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The juice place was the first place we stopped at a stall and the it was so good ! Fresh as it could be and taste to match . The stall with wooden bowls and plates I must say is of good quality the Sri...More

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Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for supporting the Good Market community and for taking the time to leave a review!

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Mango..coconut....if you are a foreigner expect to pay double or triple for fruit in season all year around...and that sadly goes throughout Sri Lanka.More

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Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

We're really sorry to hear that you felt ripped off. Good Market is a curated marketplace for social enterprises and responsible businesses, which means that all vendors go through an application and review process to make sure they are "good for people and good for...More

Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the place since we had read so much about it. It's small and not much to do but there were food options .. not much of a place for small child .. a couple of stalls selling old novels etc and some selling...More

2  Thank Khushboo T
Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Good Market is a curated platform for social enterprises and responsible businesses. There are more than 580 vendors on the global online platform, and about 65-85 participate in the Colombo Racecourse event each week. The vendors...More

Reviewed 13 April 2018

I had range of food and clothes,one of the my best choice will innocent foods stall. and there is good offers on fresh vegetables and fruits,plants.

Thank prashanmaria
Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for supporting Sri Lankan social enterprises and responsible businesses, and thanks for taking the time to write a review. :)

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Went with high hopes; left with a lighter wallet and that feeling that I’ll never get those precious hours back. Small, poor range of stores and just lacking a real heart to it or anything of proper quality. Dreadful singer made my wife want to...More

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Good_Market, Manager at Good Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

There are more than 560 social enterprises and responsible businesses in the Good Market community and about 70-80 participate in the Saturday Good Market event each week. Other groups organize events at the same venue, so if it seemed like there were fewer than 70-80...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Good Market for a quick snack and we ended up having a full brunch. They offer a simple menu with seasonal and local organic ingredients. My son loved the smoothies and I will certainly come back for the peanut butter granola bowl....More

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Jonathan S
26 July 2015|
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Response from Good_Market | Property representative |
Thanks everyone for the quick and helpful responses! The Good Market recently combined the Thursday and Saturday markets into one larger weekly event at the Colombo Racecourse. It's open every Saturday from 10 to 6... More
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