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Queen Victoria Market

Corner Elizabeth and Victoria Streets, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour
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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
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh produce” (422 reviews)
“night market” (302 reviews)
“deli section” (170 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Corner Elizabeth and Victoria Streets, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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"fresh produce"
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"night market"
in 302 reviews
"deli section"
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"stalls selling"
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"great market"
in 194 reviews
"fruit and veg"
in 162 reviews
"food market"
in 116 reviews
"doughnuts"
in 111 reviews
"stall holders"
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"leather goods"
in 95 reviews
"bratwurst"
in 73 reviews
"flea market"
in 71 reviews
"winter night"
in 61 reviews
"cheap souvenirs"
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"poultry"
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"food hall"
in 130 reviews
"for sale"
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved the enormous range of food, including things we don't see at home. It's colourful, bustling, and has great atmosphere. As the morning progressed it got very busy, and as we don't do crowds the pleasure began to dim. We bought ourselves a few...More

Thank cantygirl
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved this market. Loads of fresh produce to choose from a fab selection of wines on sale as well as a massive selection of coffee....cheese....cold cut meats great deli food.....souvineers of all kinds to please everyone as well as a selection of food to eat...More

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed yesterday

I loved the eclectic mix of wares for sale. You can get fresh produce like meat, vegetables and cakes etc to clothes and souvenirs. There is also a good selection of eatery's to choose from. Market is closed on Mondays and go early as it...More

Thank Swisshen
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you enjoy the hustle and bustle of people this is a place for you. It has a range of foods like vegetables, meats, poultry, fish, fruits, clothes, souvenirs, toys, etc. It has cafes as well for you to enjoy a nice brunch with your...More

Thank Sooyon
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have left Melbourne now and I have great memories of the summer night market here x great food, so much variety and great portions!!! The sangria is lush: come here on a Friday for after work food and drinks. And head out after. I...More

Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful tour of this fabulous market, our guide Irene Bouris, was most informative and had a good knowledge of the market’s history and knew most of the stall holders, which added to the fun. Yiani, a larger than life fish monger had us...More

Thank Carmel S
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent a morning walking through the markets, great variety, great prices, wonderful aromas and lovely selection of food. Fantastic coffee from the Merlo Stall

Thank debbiedavid2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for the night market on wednesday. Absolute must visit. Lots of music, food, lots of street food both local n international. Great sangria bars. Must see place. Tip: take a free tram (city circle) to queen victoria market. Make sure to check the opening...More

Thank Malathinc
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to the market shortly before closing time. The market is divided with a part selling fresh produce, meats etc. and another part selling all kinds of junk, coffee etc. The activity was hectic with lots of good offers. We enjoyed the atmosphere and...More

Thank Jacob A
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Ai Sing T
3 March 2018|
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Response from Tracey M | Reviewed this property |
Hi The market will remain open throughout the work. Need more information, go to their website which will tell all you need to know.
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Ai Sing T
3 March 2018|
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Response from Tamzid F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ai Sing T, I think you would be able to see QVM. The plans are in the talks and will take time to implement. All the best.
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joetteoster
19 February 2018|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
Closed Monday and Wednesday unfortunately. For a a short period ever 6 months or so they hold night food markets. Check your visit Melbourne guide. They can get very busy but are wonderful events. Lots of variety of food... More
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