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Watford Market

Watford Market Watford House Lane, Watford WD17 1BJ, England
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Market... what market??

Watford used to have a good market with a wide variety of stalls, since it moved it is a joke... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
DebSum
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London
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Not worthy of the word "Market"

Let me start by saying that I was a huge fan of the old Market in Charter Place (CP). Whilst I... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
David F
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Watford, United Kingdom
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New Watford Market holds a great selection of traders ranging from speakeasy diner to vintage & shabby chic. Our small businesses work hard to win over the trust & support of the community and go to great lengths to find you the best deals. Come and visit our great New Market.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good11%
  • Average28%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible23%
23 Aug 2017
“Market... what market??”
24 Mar 2017
“Not worthy of the word "Market"”
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Watford Market Watford House Lane, Watford WD17 1BJ, England
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Watford used to have a good market with a wide variety of stalls, since it moved it is a joke. Containers used to house the market and it has closed stall by stall and how it can be called a market now is anyone's idea....More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Let me start by saying that I was a huge fan of the old Market in Charter Place (CP). Whilst I understand that with the development of CP the Market had to relocate, surely somewhere better could have been found than next to the flyover....More

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hello, The face of retail markets is changing all around the country. We are grateful for the great traders we have in the market which are well worth a visit. We are disappointed you had a bad experience in our market as we strive on...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017

What a shame it had to be moved. Really the miss old market. Used to love wandering around, at least once a week as it was so much easier to get to. Could park just above and then just down in the lift. Have been...More

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hello, We are always trying to improve the market to the best it can be. Our traders & small business owners need the support from the community to make our market a great success. Thanks Rob

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Thoroughly depressing hovel, made with shipping containers, bereft of atmosphere, it beggars belief that someone actually thought this was a good idea.

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hello, We are always adapting and changing the market to be the best it can be. We have some excellent independent businesses that are grateful for all the support they get from the local community. Thanks Rob

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Very disappointed, seems to be more places to get a snack rather than a bargain. Lots of empty stalls. Can't see any reason to go back

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Hello Angela, Our traders work very hard to promote their small businesses and are very grateful for the support they do get from the local community. Thanks Robert

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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The market is very nice and there is a new Wood fire pizza truck. The environment is nice and friendly.

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Thanks Fedekhan88 for your great review. We appreciate all the support we get from the community. We hope to see you down here again soon.

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Stumbled upon this place by accident, looks kinda weird as its made from old shipping containers but found a great authentic wood fired pizza place inside which was by far the best pizza I've had in a long time. Some other small stalls selling all...More

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Thank you for your great review. We are always on the lookout for great traders like the wood fire pizza to add to the mix. We also agree that we have some great traders that are well worth a visit. Hope to see you down...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

We used to live in Watford and, upon revisiting, were sad to see a flyover had been built across the High Street! Went to the market and it was still a great place -I used to do a lot of my shopping there in the...More

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Hello, Thanks for your review. Both the Market and it's traders are always striving to make the market the best it can be. Thank you for your support.

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A disappointment. I used to visit the old market most weekends for 30 years. Now it has no characterMore

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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Hello Salsa, We are always trying new and different ways to improve the market. We are adding new traders all the time to find the perfect mix as it's the trades that make a great market. We hope to see you down here again soon...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Landed on this by accident and found a few things I didn't know I wanted 😃 still amazed that its under a busy road and traffic is literally scooting past metres above you. What's between poundland and the next shop? A bank or newsagents? Nope...More

Thank Karen C
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Rob L, Manager at Watford Market, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Hello Karen, Thanks for you comment. We like to think we are a hidden gem of Watford. We have recently put up a wrap around the entire left side of the market which puts a barrier between you and the cars. I hope this will...More

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