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Chinese Market

Jozsefvaros, Budapest, Hungary
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Not for tourists!

Not really a good tourist place, lots of wholesale dealers for small businesses and if you can buy... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
malmoehank
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Malmo, Sweden
meant for locals looking for bargains on mundane items

the market, though big, is meant only for locals. it only has very mundane items: clothes (not high... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
775zivb
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9 Jun 2017
“Not for tourists!”
29 Oct 2016
“meant for locals looking for bargains on mundane items”
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Jozsefvaros, Budapest, Hungary
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Not really a good tourist place, lots of wholesale dealers for small businesses and if you can buy anything it´s copy's.

1  Thank malmoehank
Reviewed 29 October 2016

the market, though big, is meant only for locals. it only has very mundane items: clothes (not high fashion), work tools, electronic gadgets etc., from which there are dozens of stalls of each kind. not an attraction unless you're a local shop-owner looking for things...More

1  Thank 775zivb
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Many sellers selling the same kind of stuff, mainly clothes, shoes, bags, cosmetics etc. Because it was sunday, a lot of normal shops were close, so not so bad experience. The mode did not attract me so much, so I bought only one package of...More

1  Thank SinikkaEronen
Reviewed 28 July 2014

I was interested to know why there is no china town in Budapest, so when I hear of this "Chinese market", I was determined to take a look. You can get there by subway (Kőbányai Út 31) and walk (or like me took a random...More

8  Thank milokitts
Reviewed 14 June 2014

I love markets and tracking down interesting purchases however for me although this market was interesting due to its shear enormity! Sadly the merchandise was all the same and poor quality :( the food section was the most interesting.

2  Thank Angela B
Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

I came here in march 2014 and i saw it and i wanted to escape! I'll never return here!! There were some steal items !!!!

2  Thank Giorgio C
Reviewed 5 January 2014

If you have been in any Asian market in Vietnam, Korea, Thailand, Indonesia etc, then you know what to expect. You can find any kind of things (clothes, kitchenware, electronics etc) at very low prices. Even things you would find in regular stores for at...More

5  Thank Elia H
Reviewed 25 December 2013

Great destination if you live in Budapest and need cheap Made in China stuff - gloves, iPad cover, housewares, etc. Not really worth it otherwise. 10 minute tram ride from Blaja Luisa. Big expansive (not expensive) labyrinth of stalls on one side and a warehouse...More

3  Thank mondodelmundo
Reviewed 14 November 2013

We went here on our first morning (to get the shopping out of the way) and I did not enjoy it at all. I felt very nervous for the 20 mins we spent there probably for no reason. Shame on me not to have a...More

2  Thank mcardlem
Reviewed 28 August 2013

What an experience! Little streets with a variety of stuff, many chinese people who are playing card games, kids, locals en tourists. You can get here by metro, get off at "Kőbányai Út 31". The entrance is at te perron.

5  Thank Lindaa196
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