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Queen Victoria Market

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Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
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513 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9320 5822
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Today
06:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 16:00
Tue 06:00 - 14:00
Thu 06:00 - 14:00
Fri 06:00 - 17:00
Sat 06:00 - 15:00
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Pattaya, Thailand
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247 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for the evening stalls and food. Very different evening. Lots of various stalls selling foods representing various countries. We ate Thai and Louisanna goods. Tasted really good too. Negative : not very clean for eating a meal and with limited seats/table. Not made for comfort! Positive: great vibes with many young folk and a wide array of foreigners.

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Thank Gay B
Ierapetra, Greece
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great place for cooks ,chefs and food lovers.you got to try it very good and secure place....grill and sweets....beter keep cash and make deals

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Thank Giwrgos_axion
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for the first time last night around 6:45pm. Wow, it's huge! There was so much going on and a lot of people there, it was ram packed. There was various bars around the market selling wine, beer, soft drinks and water etc. There was also many small bands / entertainers singing and playing music on small stages... More 

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Thank PaulForster
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit if you are in Melbourne City. We were not sure what to expect but were overwhelmed by how big it was (in a good way) and most of all the fresh produce that is sold there looked fantastic. There is an additional section that sells deli items and butchers and seafood, bread, cakes etc etc. Everything... More 

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Thank Narelle M
Greater Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

food and service was good, but dont waste your time with the market , you would be better going to the pub

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Thank Alf W
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

you can spend half of your day in it, you will find everything from food, clothes, souveniers ecc. check it out!

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1 Thank Patrick H
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Queen Victoria Market offers a variety of stall such as fruits, opals, poultry, souvenirs and delicacy. Definitely a place to have a quick bite for food. There are also a few cafe worth trying and should be explored!

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1 Thank Kingston G
Baoding, China
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of Melbourne-must-see place. Find anything here, fruit to vegetables, cheap clothes to souvenirs, raw meat to ready to eat warm bread. I came here as a tourist or when I need to buy some ingredient to cook, and will always recommend this place for any relatives that having holiday in Melbourne.

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Thank Amelia H
Hong Kong, China
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140 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tons of food varieties available in this well-known market...fruits, seafood, meats, dairy products, bakery, dessert and organic, etc... Clean and spacious... Except for food market, clothing and souvenir products are available as well as wide variety dining shops... Glad to find lots of old buildings being conserved and reused in the city centre

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Thank cancer1998
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time checking out all the stalls. We had fish for lunch but the choice is endless. Great fruit and vegie bargans. Wish I could come more often. Special display for Chinese New Year.

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Thank Rose B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 17:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9320 5822

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Central Business District

Neighbourhood Profile
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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