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French Market

Decatur St, 1100 North Peters, New Orleans, LA 70116
+1 504-522-2621
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Whether you are seeking an authentic Creole meal of Jumbalaya or a romantic candlelit dinner overlooking the Mississippi, this historic market area is for you.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Decatur St, 1100 North Peters, New Orleans, LA 70116
French Quarter
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+1 504-522-2621
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"flea market"
in 316 reviews
"anatolian silver"
in 47 reviews
"food vendors"
in 58 reviews
"open air market"
in 31 reviews
"vendors selling"
in 38 reviews
"silver jewelry"
in 20 reviews
"handmade items"
in 21 reviews
"hasan cicek"
in 17 reviews
"inexpensive souvenirs"
in 17 reviews
"mardi gras masks"
in 20 reviews
"souvenir shopping"
in 21 reviews
"voodoo dolls"
in 38 reviews
"for sale"
in 60 reviews
"local artists"
in 67 reviews
"great place to shop"
in 17 reviews
"hot sauce"
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"beignets"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked around the French market so much to see and buy various kinds of souvenirs! You have a variety of spots to decide were to make a stop to eat and have some drink while enjoying your walk.

Thank Sonia P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a lot to buy at the French market, but for the most part, it's the stuff you see at any street market or other touristy-type market - silver jewelry, t-shirts, tourist souvenirs. There a handful of interesting craftsmen selling. A block or two...More

Thank emkat4
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped here four times in two days to shop the wares at the "flea market" and to sample treats at the food stands.

Thank Carroll G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it's a run o da mill 'flea market' as such........many stall holders have same ol same ol t shirts etc....BUT decent food nearby and the occasional stallholder with sum ting slightly different.......so I'd give it a qualified thumbes up, especially for newcomers to the city....check...More

Thank r s
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Typical flea market. A lot of tacky junk & Cajun food stalls both of which you can find in many places throughout the French Quarter. They just happen to be all lumped together here. Went once. That was enough.

Thank Joe S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to take a walk through if you are looking for any/all NOLA trinkets and handmade items. Lots of booths/stalls selling the usual bazaar type stuff. Interlaced among those items are a number of pretty interesting food stands offering everything from snacks...More

1  Thank Kevin V
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Of course it was nice to have an outdoor market to go to since the weather was beautiful. But it really is a typical market. Food, tourist trappings, and the typical cheap junk. Worth the one visit, but I wouldn't go again.

Thank Marian G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wowsers if this wasn't a little gem of a find. Great nick-nacks and items to buy, friendly stall sellers and things I would have loved to have purchased if I had more room in my suitcase. Places to eat, drink and I counted over 50...More

Thank Sheed888
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a huge place to walk around. They have a little bit of everything at very good prices. A great place to get souvenirs.

Thank perakash
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice big market - but nothing much out of the ordinary. Some fresh/dried fruits, walk-away restaurants, ice cream, desserts - the usual. Vendors with jewelry, leather goods, clothing. We were there late afternoon - 4:30'ish - and several of the vendors were...More

Thank 155patriciab
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JohnDavid-58
16 June 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
No they are not hand made for that you need to go to Jackson's square which is mostly paintings but there are a few other things just go during the daylight as at night it's tarot / psychic stuff off there.
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ToriCatJR
25 January 2016|
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Response from noworreez | Reviewed this property |
On the weekend the market is very busy. Show up early to avoid the crowds. Have fun!
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beach908
29 October 2015|
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Response from Marilyn G | Reviewed this property |
The hours are daily 10am to 6pm for the coffee and retail shops but the flea market is 9am to 6pm, and you can see special events, festivals,farmer's markets, classes, etc., so join the fun there since 1791! Don't forget the... More
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