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“Authentic covered market”

Tavistock Pannier Market
Ranked #1 of 22 things to do in Tavistock
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Owner description: Situated at the very heart of the historic town of Tavistock is the ancient Pannier Market. A range of quality stalls and services available all year round and a fantastic tourist attraction.Tavistock Pannier Market is a wonderful historic market with over 900 years of history. It is an indoor market which is heated on cold days. 5 day permanent traders are situated around the market with the centre traders changing throughout the week.Open Tuesday to Saturday, 9am - 4:30pm
Fareham, United Kingdom
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“Authentic covered market”
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Not as good as years gone by when local producers brought their produce for sale. Now a bit more like a modern market with a mix of produce, ephemera and tat. Some good stuff too though. The building is lovely and there are some small independent retailers in the area selling high quality local and not so local produce.

Visited August 2014
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“fascinating market.centuries old”
Reviewed 5 August 2014

i had the pleasure today of going to tavistock pannier market.it is full of interesting stalls and small businesses.there are the usual things you expect to see,fruit and veg for instance and a stall that i was particularly drawn to was the dvd stall with thousands of dvds and cds to suit all tastes.there are also plenty of bric-a-brac,antique and stalls with photography equipment.the town of tavistock is a lovely place to visit in itself with the pannier market the centre point.give it a try

Visited August 2014
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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“Afternoon visit”
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Excellent market town with wonderful enclosed market. There was an interesting choice of stalls, from local produce to art and second hand bric-a-brac. This market is open every day with different things on sale on different days.

Visited July 2014
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Frome
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“Something for everyone”
Reviewed 13 July 2014

The charm of this town on the edge of Dartmoor attracts thousands of visitors each year, and the pannier market acts like a magnet. This was our first visit and we spent an hour browsing the stalls before enjoying a nice cup of coffee. Local food, handcrafted gifts, toys and jewelry are among the endless variety of items on sale. A real country town with traditional shops among the usual High Street favourites.

Visited July 2014
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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“Great place for a browse”
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Wonderful mix of craft, food and a bit of tat! Spent. Happy couple of hours wandering around Nd even bought a hat!

Visited June 2014
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