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Grainger Market

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Lovely traditional covered market, just roam around there is mix of traditional and modern. Also... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
333lesleyd
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
A pleasant covered market with regular 'shops' and eating places

The building is nice and there are lots of little shops with some eating places. Some of the eating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
meltonpieman
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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The Grainger Market is a traditional style covered Market of 114 shops, built in 1835 it is Grade I Listed. It has a huge variety of traditional fresh meat/fish/bakery/fruit + veg/cheese and deli's that rub alongside quirky specialist shops selling...more
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Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5QQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely traditional covered market, just roam around there is mix of traditional and modern. Also check out the weigh scales.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 333lesleyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building is nice and there are lots of little shops with some eating places. Some of the eating places looked very interesting but there was limited seating and so get there early if you want lunch! The shops covered all the usual types within...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank meltonpieman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We roamed the stalls enjoying the variety of items on show, from fresh fish to clothes, from hats to sweets. Look out for the old M and S sign.So many places to eat and such good prices!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marg826
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I had a roam around here for a couple of hours while Hubby went to St James Park for a tour. It had a really interesting mix of food, clothes, shoes, hardware, stationary, flowers, plants and much more. I was able to buy some nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TheGlassHouse
Heather T, Manager at Grainger Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello TheGlassHouse - we are pleased that you were impressed with our market - we work hard to keep an interesting mixture of offers for our shoppers.

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Wanted to find the best supplier of stottie cakes in Newcastle. After a day shopping and sampling, the three best were from Fenwick food hall, Greggs and Hunter's Deli in grainger market. Fenwick was a shade too dry. Greggs a shade too sweet. Hunter's stottie...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ray A
Heather T, Manager at Grainger Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good to know - we love a decent Stottie sandwich in the office - enjoy!

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic plenty of places to shop eat drink it does get busy i came here with a friend three weeks ago sat and had something inside a cafe very nice to. Very clean plenty of places to go shopping if you dont want to go...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lilylinda
Heather T, Manager at Grainger Market, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2018

Thank You lilylinda - both my staff and the market traders really appreciate your kind words and are pleased that you enjoyed your visit - we hope you can return soon, Regards

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

I found this really fascinating very nice to see places like this still exist. Literally everything you need under one roof much better than going to the big chains in my opinion. Only thing that lets it down for me is sometimes it’s difficult to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dan_waldo
Heather T, Manager at Grainger Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review Dan_waldo - its really appreciated

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Grainer Town, the historic heart of the city and Grainger Market is without doubt the very best part of it. The an indoor market and an 19th century development to replace the old markets back in the days. There’s lots of quirky, independent and boutique...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank macedonboy
Heather T, Manager at Grainger Market, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review macendonboy , we hope you return soon, cheers

Reviewed October 12, 2018

I love the indoor Grainger Market . As you walk around you can just feel the place is just steeped in history. We love perusing and listening to the market banter that the butchers provide it makes us chuckle. To finish we sit and watch...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nic G
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Wherever we travel, we always try to find the old markets. They give such an insight into the soul of the community...what do they eat/drink, or spend time on? This market accessed from Grainger street (inter alia) is just another fine example. Worth dipping into...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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LizzieB967
April 22, 2018|
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Response from HelenMc1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, best to send yr advice direct to Grainger Market. I was just visiting the market.
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dianne l
February 21, 2018|
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Response from Foodieholic77 | Reviewed this property |
It’s 9-5:30 mon- sat according to their website but I know some of the stall holders will serve you from around 8.15
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MissPeggy1961
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Response from Dan L | Reviewed this property |
Ellon Square car park NCP CARPARK AT NEW Bridge st NCP CARPARK at Carliol Square Grainger Town CARPARK Check Newcastle website
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