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Wazemmes Market (Marche de Wazemmes)

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A good way to spend a Sunday

I've posted reviews for this market already but want to add more. Mostly because I am totally... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
1066moh
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OK Market

The market was crowded. Everything is cheaper than in the supermarket. That goes the same about... read more

Reviewed October 20, 2018
Ngoc Anh D
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Asia, Africa and other parts of the world are represented through reasonably priced clothes, food and other products available at this large, diverse marketplace that also has stores and restaurants.
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Place de la Nouvelle Aventure, Lille, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've posted reviews for this market already but want to add more. Mostly because I am totally mystified by comments here that it is unsafe, full of immigrants, dangerous, and a place no woman should go alone. Balderdash! I am 72 years old, travel by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1066moh
Reviewed October 20, 2018

The market was crowded. Everything is cheaper than in the supermarket. That goes the same about their quality. For sure it was not a typical French market as it was full mostly by immigrants

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ngoc Anh D
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Half the hall was empty.Agree with all other disappointed reviewers. Stale Spring Rolls and the like. Depressed economically poor atmosphere. Not like a Paris Market. Unusual for France. A long walk to get to and a waste of time. Grubby poor immigrant area.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank lazenlondonuk
Reviewed September 24, 2018

this market is very nice, i found local and north african specialities, if you go to lille its a must to visit

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jessicamontier1
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We went on a Sunday morning. There were many stalls and it was very busy. Nothing spectacular just worth a quick walk around.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Not worth a visit at all, there are nicer markets in Lille. The french authenticity is not seen here and the market is full of immigrants etc. We visited the market for approximately 5 minutes. Not worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Amnon Alexander P
Reviewed February 19, 2018

I would safely say that this market is not worth the time or effort myself and my boyfriend took to visit. The tourist office may boast of it as a landmark market. But we visited the market in the old town, which was delight. Full...More

Date of experience: February 2018
5  Thank lozzarooLondon
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

The Lille office of Tourism called this 'the best and largest market of north France.' Well, guess they where boasting a bit. The market was okay, but not amazing or something. Lot of locals. Virtually no tourists. Unknown to us, the marker building was closed....More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 500dank
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

Worthless tat, crazy hordes of people, nothing special or unique. Literally packs of batteries, random sweets and deodorant. We left after walking through as fast as we could out the other side.

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Ldn1987
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

On Sunday - the indoor market is really nice. Nice food, good cheese, fresh squeezed juice..... The outside is more like a flee market.

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank nuritush
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Minxie1
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7am - 2pm on Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday according to the website. 😀
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