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Queen Victoria Market
Ranked #9 of 150 Shopping in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Melbourne's iconic Queen Vic Market turns 140 years old this year, and is the largest open-air market in the southern hemisphere. Home to over 600 small businesses, discover a variety of clothing, jewellery and souvenirs and revel in the atmosphere of the heritage listed Meat, Fish and Dairy halls. Queen Victoria Market is also a great place to enjoy a meal, grab one of Melbourne’s best coffees and enjoy a truly unique shopping experience. Be sure to participate in the 2-hour Ultimate Foodie Tour, designed specifically for food lovers. Indulge in some of the best food the Market has to offer, learn about the rich history and meet some of the colourful characters who call the Market home (bookings essential). Throughout Winter, Queen Vic Market plays host to Melbourne’s original night market. The popular Wednesday night event showcases a dazzling program of live entertainment, roving performers, artisan and hand made shopping and a large array of global street food.
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Love this place food haven love organic veg fruit grocery to purchase pizza deli delights dips spinich pies vanilla slices chinese indian vegan food everything you imagine cheap clothing wasnt my thing wood carvings were unique

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Helen D
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

We visited twice in Feb 2018
What a place a the atmosphere in there was great ,from the meat market to the fish market and fruit.
Just wished we had something like that here in Liverpool st Johnson market need to up there game in a BIG WAY !!
Loads of clothes stalls and nik naks and cafes cakes and all kinds going on out side with international stalls on a weekend great place to visit

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VicMarket, Marketing Assistant at Queen Victoria Market, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hi Shane62, thanks for the stunning review, we hope to see you again soon :)

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

A great place to spend a hour or two, whether your looking for new clothes, shoes, nick nacks or fruit and vegies and meat and fish. Its all here. If you get the chance attend a Wednesday night market, lots of different international foods , and a great variety of music. But get there early as the lines for food can be long. (but worth the wait)

1  Thank marlene h
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VicMarket, Marketing Assistant at Queen Victoria Market, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hi Marlene H, thanks for the great review and we hope to see you again soon :)

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This was recommended by a friend as a place to go to. We were not disappointed. It was lovely to wander around on a Sunday morning and found some great bits to take back as well as lovely fruit and produce. The vendors were all very friendly and welcoming.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Annette P
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This market is just a nuisance at times,why? Well it dull boring and old stock over and over again from the 80s till now.This place needs major facelift freshen it up give it something else to entice people,dont get me wrong people do go but perhaps try to draw a different crowd i dont hate it just not doing it for me, its great for dads who LOVE their jumpers full of shapes well theres mountains of those lol.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David S
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