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We are an old fashioned market. The oldest continually operating market in Canada. We have several business located under one roof and
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Saint John City Market 47 Charlotte St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2H8, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the market this morning. For a Saturday the crowds were light and there was plenty of vendors open. Great for gifts!

Thank 977kristab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My quest was to find the best lobster roll in town. I visited a couple of nearby seafood places (Billys and Brannons) and they were good, but Lords' seafood in the market I found to be equally as good at half the price. Admittedly, seating...More

Thank Josie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The neat thing about this market is that it is that you walk uphill as you explore the market. It is located in the downtown area of Saint John. You enter from the shore side on the low level and walk your way up one...More

Thank Claudetteth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the market and meeting the locals. The people are so nice and friendly in this town. Would recommend amyou visit the market- great place for souvenirs!

Thank loriy689
SJCityMarket, Manager at Saint John City Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good for a quick walk-through,enjoy a quick snack, steep climb from beginning to end. Not really worth the time.

Thank TrailBlazer793790
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It you love markets and art and food make sure you wander through here. And take a look at the roof - it is an inverted ships Hull. Plenty of beautiful things for gifts.

Thank shonas804
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time I'm in Saint John I make sure to visit the Saint John City Market. In fact, I tend to buy most of my meals there - it's like a food court in a beautiful historic building! There are some great indie food spots...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really liked the Saint John City Market as although it is highly visited by tourists from the cruise ship, it contains many shops and vendors that sell local goods, many of which are hand made and unique to New Brunswick. It has local artisans...More

Thank geotech522
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is Canada’s oldest continuously operating farmer’s market (since the late 1700s) so is well worth a visit based on this fact alone. Inside you’ll find a cornucopia of fresh produce, cooked food (there really is something for everyone from salads and seafood to sandwiches)...More

Thank wucie
Reviewed October 31, 2018

It is not very big but you can easily find the local food products and ingredients you want here. There are also several food vendors where you can buy cooked food to take away or sit there eating. It is centrally located and just across...More

Thank Saricie_Q
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Edie G
September 10, 2018|
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Response from Chaperoneguy | Reviewed this property |
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Northknife
February 19, 2018|
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Response from SJCityMarket | Property representative |
There sure is there is parking on South Market street directly adjacent to the market.
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susanjG3602YI
May 11, 2017|
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Response from SJCityMarket | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not open on Sunday's. Most of our vendor's are family run businesses and Sunday is the only day they have off. I hope you can make it in another day. :)
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