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Columbia Road Flower Market

#150 of 1 912 things to do in London
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Sunday stroll

If you like flowers then a stroll down Columbia Road Flower Market is a most . Lots of different... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Great variety and friendly knowledgable stall holders

We made a quick visit as we were killing time before our Son who lives nearby, got up. The street... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
mark w
Yarm, United Kingdom
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Columbia Road flower market and shops are open every Sunday from 8am until about 3pm. As well as the market, there is also a mass of independent shops, selling everything from jewellery and vintage clothes, to antiques, cupcakes, art and furniture...more
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Columbia Road, London E2 7RG, England
East End / East London
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you like flowers then a stroll down Columbia Road Flower Market is a most . Lots of different flowers, beautiful colours, you’ll have difficulty deciding what to buy. There are some lovely quirky shops along Columbia road all well worth a visit if you...More

Thank Dickboyd
Reviewed 5 days ago

We made a quick visit as we were killing time before our Son who lives nearby, got up. The street is quite narrow and gets packed very quickly. The stalls have an excellent selection of plants outside of the normal garden centre stock. We were...More

Thank mark w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fun stroll through the manically busy street market. The flower market has stalls on both side of the street allowing a crowded passage through the three or so blocks that form the main body of the street market. The question is whether...More

Thank Philippe B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great market. Some bargains to be had. We arrived at 10am and it was quite busy. Fantastic atmosphere with friendly stall holders and music being played at every street corner.

Thank mikeplewi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sundays only! A great way experience an authentic street market in London. The whole street is like a jungle full of all kinds of plants, hawkers and people. Lot's of little boutique shops line the street and you can spend plenty of time looking inside...More

Thank hanssessegnon
Reviewed 17 August 2018

ما توقعت انه الشارع بيكون مره صغير كذا بس يمكن عشان كان فيه مطر مو كل المزارعيين جو, تجربه حلوه لكن شوفوا ولا تلمسون اسعار نفس الزرع بالسعودية ارخص وهي صحراء :< واهم شي افطروا قبل ما تروحون لان مافيه كوفي كويس قريب من الشارع...More

Thank x66aziz
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Very busy markets. Not a great place for browsing, I would only come if you seriously wanted to buy something as it is very busy and crowded. The flowers are all beautiful and cheap. If you go towards the end of the day they will...More

Thank Annalise N
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

If you have nothing better to do on a Sunday morning, head down. It’s too busy to get a decent photo and there’s not a lot else to do around, so you should only really go if you want to buy some cheap flowers. If...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 8 August 2018

What a place to be on a Sunday Morning. Columbia Market, I guarantee you will come away with an arm full of flowers or plants.If you are thinking your garden looks as though it could do with a face lift or the balcony of the...More

1  Thank krisnpetem
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Busy busy busy! Be prepared for lots of people and having to walk slowly through the stalls, but definitely worth it. Lots of bargains to be had, the stalls mostly accept card payments and are more than happy to haggle, especially towards closing time when...More

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27 July 2018|
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Response from 3mmis | Reviewed this property |
Columbia Road Flower market is really nice and there are many little shops that sell all kinds of things from handcraft to books. I fell in love with the Charlie Burrows shop where Charlie himself makes rucksacks, bags... More
28 November 2017|
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Response from emmaphilburton | Reviewed this property |
What I should have said is that it is not the flower market, it is the shops that are on Columbia Road. There was someone selling Christmas trees.
16 November 2017|
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