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New Market

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Address: Lindsay Street | at Free School Street, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Phone Number:
+91 98743 82581
10:00 - 22:00
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Nice place for shopping. Reasonable rates... Quality of garments are quite good according to the rates and a one stop shopping point.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Ankit M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice place for shopping. Reasonable rates... Quality of garments are quite good according to the rates and a one stop shopping point.

Thank Ankit M
Severna Park, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Easily the most interesting, vibrant market I've ever been to! Thousands of stalls which sell anything you can think of, from handicrafts to textiles to foods. It's incredibly easy to get lost here, so proceed consciously. Make sure you go with someone who knows the area/can speak the language. Although some vendors speak English, it was much easier to bargain... More 

Thank Adele_KB
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Ding se leke Dong....Everything. That too with smashing discounts, specially for the roadside shops. Bargain lovers will enjoy this place

Thank RPDAS14
Rishikesh, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Budget friendly cheap shopping experience.. many brands available and even cheap clothes.. any sopper would love it..especially the feminine side.

Thank Ankur_Rishi
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow......The place you will enjoy the street shopping . bargaining skill is mandatory. Similar street food shops also good.

Thank Abdulbari H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

New Market area is actually a number of parallel roads that is home to innumerable shops selling almost everything that one can think of! The market dates back to the British era.. Even if you don't buy anything, a stroll starting from the pavement of the Oberoi Grand (erstwhile Grand hotel of the British era) and ending at the the... More 

Thank raysandi03
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am inclined to say as good Samaritan of Kolkata, that New Market continues to be one of the most fascinating old market places with all its charm and old glory intact. While many things have changed since 1991, the first time when I stepped in here for a pie,in a cake shop, much has changed, including the culture of... More 

Thank Rajamukherjee1973
Flagler Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The New Market is decades old - a British legacy - originally known as the Hogg Market. It remains one of the classic covered markets with a literally endless number of shops offering a variety of goods covering almost every thing under the sun, from clothes to crockery to flowers to fruits to meats & vegetables to bakery products.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located at the Lindsay Street and Mirza Galib Street confluence this heritage market was originally named ad Hogg Market, after Sir Stuart Hogg, Chairman of Calcutta Corporation in 1903. The market was started in 1870s . The market had excellent choice of shops ranging from daily vegetables, meat products, fish, dairy to dress material, bakery. The market houses one of... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place reminded me a bit of Crawford Market in Mumbai. It is super crowded, and not really something I enjoy on holiday. However the Nahoums bakery in New Market offers some delicious chocolate fudge.

Thank chandknee

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