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Whitecross Street Market

Whitecross Street | Islington Council, London EC1Y 8JD, England
+44 20 7527 1761
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Is OK, same as any other market in London weekday lunchtimes. Wasn't impressed with the people... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Cool and cheap stuff

Great place to grab a bite for lunch. Personally went to gozlrmet, who offer a huge wrap for 5... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tallinn, Estonia
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Whitecross Street | Islington Council, London EC1Y 8JD, England
+44 20 7527 1761
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Is OK, same as any other market in London weekday lunchtimes. Wasn't impressed with the people working at Iskele: when told that that is not that food I selected (they could've easily stopped making the wrap and changed), the man made some invalid argument and...More

Thank cootx85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to grab a bite for lunch. Personally went to gozlrmet, who offer a huge wrap for 5£. Very good one!

Thank WeIcome
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I've now been here four times, and each time is amazing. Food is around 4-9 pounds-- obviously some are better value than others. Today I had a Turkish sausage and halloumi wrap from half way down the market, and it was incredible. They made their...More

Thank Camilla W
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Lively, traditional style street market with plenty of different street food options alongside stalls selling artisan ingredients and foods. Food can be consumed in the close by Fortune Street Park or in the excellent Two Brewers pub on the corner of Fortune Street, as long...More

Thank 342SteveO
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Don't ever volunteer at the white cross street party. My worst ever volunteering experience. Got penalised for travel expenses as was not feeling well and staff didn't check on me to see if I was ok. Never ever volunteer for them again cos they don't...More

Thank Frances P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I work nearby for the past 5 years. I would take any new employee of the company out here to get them started. To avoid crowds get there at 11:55am. Shuts around 2pm. If you get lunch around then they might give you extra portions...More

Thank jamesleungphoto
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I stumbled across this place after googling cheap places to eat around the Barbican Centre. It had good reviews and a wide variety of choices available. Wow, Had to walk up and down three times before I could decide. Everything smelled and looked good. We...More

Thank FaithGentlemen
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Visited here with a colleague for a different lunch during the working day. Lots of different stalls with a good choice of food. Portions are good and prices very reasonable. Find a local park and enjoy.

Thank Sam3314
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The two times I have been here, I have loved it. There is so much variety, and everything is priced so well. first time I had a terrific chorizo bread roll, and the second a katsu chicken curry (plus a couple of brownies!) Overall, I...More

Thank Camilla W
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Go go go! Find the pale green burrito bus. Order pork or beef with guacamole. 100 meters further down the street (toward Barbican) is a pub that allows one to bring in street food. Symbiosis at its best.

Thank Andrew H
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