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Market Square

Market Square Adminstration of 1 Market Sq | Market Square Adminstration of 1, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4Z6, Canada
+1 506-658-3600
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Although it looks nice and there are some nice shops often times the escalator is not working and... read more

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Reviewed 23 May 2017
crystalwW7776AX
Not What It Used To Be

It's truly a shame what has been lost between the opening of Market Square and now. There were such... read more

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Reviewed 15 May 2017
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New Brunswick's Festival Place welcomes you to enjoy a taste of Market Square's finest as you shop, eat, play, and explore! Open from first coffee 'til last call, seven days a week, year round, we are proud to act as the cornerstone of Uptown Saint John! It's the perfect place to shop, dine, relax or play. We've saved the best for last, though: one of our finest features, the Boardwalk! Head out to our waterfront patio for some delicious food from our world-class chefs and a refreshing pint of Moosehead, and any other favourites to whet your whistle!
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Market Square Adminstration of 1 Market Sq | Market Square Adminstration of 1, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4Z6, Canada
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

Although it looks nice and there are some nice shops often times the escalator is not working and the accessible door to the women's washroom in the Trade and Convention Centre has been broken /not working since June 2016. We have had a client stuck...More

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Market S, Front Office Manager at Market Square, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2017

Good Morning crystalwW7776AX, Thank you for your review of Market Square. The escalators to the second level from the Atrium are now functioning very well. In the event that any of the escalators in Market Square are not working, there is a public elevator from...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2017

It's truly a shame what has been lost between the opening of Market Square and now. There were such great retailers and a huge food court at one time. Now it consists of restaurants and a very few shops. It would be nice to see...More

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Market S, Front Office Manager at Market Square, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Good Afternoon, Thank you for reviewing Market Square. We strive to ensure that every patron leaves feeling as though they've enjoyed their time here. We will most definitely review your feedback, in the interim please feel free to browse our website for promotions from our...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2017

Saint John was our first major stop on exploring the maritime. So we came to check out the Market square, quite an interesting place. What can you expect...well a lot! They have the waterfront, a mini light house, a very nice mall with art, decorations,...More

Thank Bilal S
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice area. There is a small mall with interior walkways if there is poor weather. There are several places to eat, shop, and even swim! But if you are looking for places to eat I would avoid the area just due to...More

Thank Bill G
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

We were in Market Square coming and going to dine and to the museum while visiting St. John. We loved the street art, especially the tall "clock" with sculpture "people" seated at its base. The entire area is inviting.

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

Market square is a gorgeous place to visit! It feels more like a gallery mall in the UK than just a collection of stores and restaurants. An added bonus is the fantastic New Brunswick museum and the library, which I highly recommend. With plenty to...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2016

Always fun to go here on a Saturday morning. Love the different types of food. I always try something different. I do not recommend going to the wild carrot unless you like having a wrap with 4 pounds of spinach and 2 ounces of chicken....More

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Reviewed December 6, 2016

We visited the City Market and then followed the underground passage leading to the Market Square.What a lovely venue for the people of Saint John with the Library, Museum and shops as well as restaurants so readily available in one place.

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Reviewed November 14, 2016

Checked this place out while on business. You can go through the market from the Hilton without even going outside by using all the downtown pedways. Lots of nice stores, shops and restaurants within the market.

Thank Trevor P
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

Nice shopping area on the waterfront. Largest library in the city, New Brunswick Museum, Trade and Convention Center, lots of places to eat and it's connected to a hotel. Market Square offers you shopping, dining, offices, entertainment, and culture all in one place. From Market...More

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