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City Market

Raleigh, NC 27601
+1 919-821-8023
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Disappointed

I did not see any vegetables. The market place was empty. A big disappointment! An ice cream... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Herschel C
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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Wide variety!

Filled with fresh produce , and amazing fruits and vegetables, this is a terrific place to visit... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
traveltrek57
,
Coopersburg,PA
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Recognized by the National Register of Historic Places, this is a trendy shopping and restaurant district located in Raleigh's historic section.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“big eds” (2 reviews)
“fun shopping” (2 reviews)
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Raleigh, NC 27601
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+1 919-821-8023
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I did not see any vegetables. The market place was empty. A big disappointment! An ice cream shop was the only thing I saw worthwhile.

1  Thank Herschel C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Filled with fresh produce , and amazing fruits and vegetables, this is a terrific place to visit and shop. Remember to bring a cooler or cool bag for items in the heat.

Thank traveltrek57
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Support these old timers in the city market, they deserve it! Thursday - Sunday you can find them sitting out with all their produce, doing precisely what the city market is meant to do- bring people together over fresh produce and enjoyable company. Outside of...More

1  Thank RaleighMama
Reviewed 23 May 2017

After breakfast a stroll through the market is fun and art pace right next door. Market didn't really impress me with much to offer.

Thank D C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a very small but quaint neighborhood just a few blocks east of Fayetteville Street. It is an historic area complete with cobblestone streets, quaint stores and plenty of spots to grab a meal or drink (Big Ed's is a perfect spot for breakfast)....More

Thank John B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Not a whole lot there. Had lunch at Vics. Great Italian place. Great prices and lots of food. A few stores and a few places to eat. Its was nice to walk on the cobblestone.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This isn't one of those 'destination' types of places, but it does have some historic value. The narrow cobblestone streets are worth the visit, but not if one has to go out of one's way. If you are in the neighborhood, though, do stop through.

Thank Everette W
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Not a fan of this part of the city. Market was ok. They need to revitalize this area to make it more inviting.

Thank donna2468
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Expected a fun Market vibe, nothing was open. Found good restaurants but no shopping, very disappointed

Thank jnndavis
Reviewed 15 November 2016

After visiting the state capitol we strolled to City Market thinking we'd find lunch and some fun shopping. We didn't figure out what the hype was about this place. Maybe because we visited on Veteran's Day and everything was closed?

Thank phosford
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