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Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants' houses, this lively square is filled with street vendors, cafes, shops, galleries and some of Warsaw's top restaurants.
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Warsaw 99-200, Poland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was expecting a bit bigger market but you can buy there all polish famous a very tasty foot and gzaniec hot wine with spices..Brilliant in the cold weather

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank c0nn0rdd
Reviewed 2 days ago

So many visual delights, there was an ice skating rink set up around the Mermaid statue It was Sunday so we thought things would be closed, but actually there were many stores and stalls and restaurants open.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 529racheleg
Reviewed 3 days ago

I must confess that I was disappointed to visit the Old Town Market Sqaure of Warsaw. It was no match to the beauty and grandeur of the Old Town Market Sqaure of Krakow. I visited this place twice- Once in the night and once in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed 4 days ago

This city and square is so enjoyable to tour, walk and enjoy the market foods that our entire family of six including three teens will never forget it. Just WOW factor all over. We stayed in a hotel as part of a tour. However I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank biknrun
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice square, lots of colourful buildings, not very crowded in the winter. There is a ice skating area just in the middle.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nemanja1205
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lots of food and drink. Plenty of street performers and shops. Cool to see people skating in the middle of the square. Close to Warsaw Museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TrishaJL
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this square looking for tourist information centre .Very pretty and quaint looking. They still had christmas eating places in market huts around an artificial skating rink which was still very popular even in February. Little cafes ,tourist info and a wonderful "House" museum...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank supergranWakefield
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everybody seems to enjoy the area with great bars for craft ales. English is spoken my most people. Good choice of little shops with different choices

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Garnie2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The heart of The Old Town and definitely a 'Must See Place' Home to Museums, Restaurants, Free Music Concerts, Market stalls and shops. Not all of which are Tourist orientated, so No Pressure Sellers. Lots of craft stalls with high quality goods at reasonable prices....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank richardmoore55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At the centre of Warsaw's Old Town, you can imagine the Market Square as a hive of bustling activity. However, on a cold Sunday morning in mid January it was almost deserted, apart from a scattering of brave tourists and a few dedicated ice skaters....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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2 April 2017|
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Response from Ms M | Reviewed this property |
Between 140-170 zlotys
29 November 2016|
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Response from Daniel G | Reviewed this property |
Its not an open air market. Restaurants are open late and some tourist shops are open pretty late.
22 November 2016|
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Response from DH19542014 | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea of the excact date but I know that around mass the rink is open.