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Very nice

2 large marquee type areas, good mix of handcrafted foods. Pity it is only annual, would certainly... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
John T
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Closing Down

The Fish Quay fair is closing down next weekend, so time is running out to grab yourself a... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2014
Sav R
,
Wallsend, United Kingdom
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15 Mar 2017
“Very nice”
5 Oct 2016
“Very nice!”
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

2 large marquee type areas, good mix of handcrafted foods. Pity it is only annual, would certainly thrive if 2 or 3 or more times a year.

Thank John T
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Came here as we won a voucher at the keel row in a raffle for £20. We came on a Wednesday which we didn't realise you get three tapas and a bottle of wine included. Lovely atmosphere inside. Small menu but a wide variety of...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

Closing down in September and am not surprised.stall holders with attitude selling rubbish. Went with a friend to buy a Welsh dresser after he spoke on the phone and agreed a price when we got there we were charged to enter. The stall holder explained...More

1  Thank georgetaxi
Reviewed 8 September 2014

The Fish Quay fair is closing down next weekend, so time is running out to grab yourself a bargain. To the reviewer who said that some of the stall holders were miserable - that was probably why they were a little off par.

1  Thank Sav R
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Saw this advertised, and thought we,d take a trip down there and treat ourselves to fresh fish n Chips. It wasn't quite what I'd expected. I'd expected more craft stalls, But, there was some interesting stalls. The stall holders are mixed, some really happy, some...More

Thank jehex48
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Loved this market and it's quirkiness. Haven't been since earlier this year and had given it a miss thinking it would be something like Tynemouth Market. Visited last weekend and wow we were well impressed, lots has changed, it's fresh, fun and full! See you...More

2  Thank Louise S
Reviewed 28 August 2014

Visited the market on Sunday 24th August. Lovely day and the market had plenty of stalls and plenty of visitors. A wander round reveals this to be a real "flea market" with everything from "pre-loved" clothes to genuine vintage and antiques. Some beautiful craft work...More

2  Thank Abigail M
Reviewed 17 June 2014

If your a crafter then a trip to Biltons indoor market on the Fish is a must. They sell everything you need from materials, buttons, beads, card makingetc. If you want to buy hand made crafts then there is an abundance from dog clothing and...More

3  Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Pick up a bargain of old and new stuff friendly people great cafe only 50 entrance with free cup of tea or coffee

3  Thank Alan C
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Absolutely a waste of time. Nobody manning nearly all stalls. I was sick of being told to go look for the owner each time I wanted an item. Silly beggar prices. One young kid about eleven, tried to charge me a tenner for a pound...More

2  Thank mick4361 .
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