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IT’S EASY TO KNOCK THIS PLACE - BUT IT’S FUN AND CAN WORK FOR YOU

The Seafood Market - or Sea Gypsies Market, as it’s locally known - is easy to knock as a rip off... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PAULIE_POOH
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Phuket, Thailand
Some light shopping and fresh food to be enjoyed is you can brave the people!

Good little area for a meal, a drink to cool off and to have a look at some of the trinket stalls... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
ashofmelbourne
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been there about 6 times over the last few years and have seen it emerge as a wonderful restaurant to visit. The absolute best food service and a fabulous photo opportunity. The chicken n cashews the sweet n sour squid and the crab...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The market is terrible and super overpriced. Be ready to get con by the sellers. Not worth going at all

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Seafood Market - or Sea Gypsies Market, as it’s locally known - is easy to knock as a rip off (which it can be) and jam packed with Chinese all armed with open umbrellas that continually stab you in the eye (which it is)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

I'm always looking for fresh food when travelling and we heard about the Rawai Seafood Market so we thought we would give it a go. About 20 minute drive from Karon. It was interesting wandering from stall to stall checking out the seafood. Some alive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aussie-CBCC
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Good little area for a meal, a drink to cool off and to have a look at some of the trinket stalls. There are some but not many. Worthwhile going to the place with the second level. They have amazing views of the water and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ashofmelbourne
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Took a trip here on advise from a good mate who owns Kiwi house Sports Bar in Karon , great place to spend some time , checked out the pier then headed into the market , Fresh is the word here , live crabs ,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Yes fresh seafood available, and can get it cooked by local restaurants the way you want.... we found local restaurant ( not fish market)same fresh seafood at less then half price .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TravelAgain2018
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Great area to wander & people watch for sure. Ability to purchase all sorts of seafood, some on ice and some still alive in tanks. A wide variety of restaurants can cook your 'catch' and also a few little shack restaurants offering dishes at very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Albywon
Reviewed 21 July 2018

I'm aussie and love seafood went to the one at the very end on right hand side on the beach had high hopes. Didnt go buy my own fresh seafood as local friend said you get short changed or totally swapped food. So ordered of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dishon G
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We bought about 2 kilos of different fish and seafood and went to one of the restaurants was our most expensive meal in Rawai over 2000 bath. Full of pushy Chinese tourist and way overpriced. Would not return just go to a restaurant near the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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putriizwaniza
29 October 2017|
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I recently went in August the weather was wonder for the most par, I stayed there fro 11 days adn out of those 11 days only to 2 days od rain
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yarongadot, 0800 am till approx 9pm
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