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Rosebank Roof Market

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Address: Cradock Avenue and Baker Street, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Good quality market

The one thing I appreciate about Roof Market is that there is no plastic junk, if I can call it that. This is a true market with something for everyone. There are vintage goods... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Heidilararf
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The one thing I appreciate about Roof Market is that there is no plastic junk, if I can call it that. This is a true market with something for everyone. There are vintage goods, food, African curios, jewelry and clothes. Great outing. Take some cash as not all vendors have machines.

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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273 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spotted a sign for this thriving, bustling market when I went into the mall and I'm so glad we went. I could have spent an absolute fortune there. There are so many different types of stall. Crafts, clothing, spices, organic vegetables, cheese (really delicious cheeses), plus coffee stalls and a food court with some of the most delicious food... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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389 reviews
229 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Came here after a event,very interesting things sold at market,good for tourists, food is good and delicious too

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1 Thank Flitz8
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I love the diversity, variety & uniqueness of items available at the market. With such a large selection of stalls & traders - there is never a dull moment! Great Sunday Funday activity :)

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1 Thank Baveena N
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Worth a visit. Enter the Rosebank Mall and take the elevator to the top floor. There is security to guide you through the parking lot. I realize now that most of the items in this market can be purchased in other areas throughout JNB. Some of the vendors carry the exact items. I didn’t eat anything however I did find... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Spent an enjoyable Sunday morning browsing the indoor market. A variety of wares ranging from vintage items to curios to clothing. In addition, an assortment of fast food options covering a range of cuisines - Indian, Serbian, South African etc. Open on Sundays from 9am - 4pm.

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Limassol
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51 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A great place to spend a Sunday morning with plenty of different stalls offering local souvenirs, a flea market, local and cosmopolitan foods and drinks.

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Thank Cypruswineman
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I usually visit and encourage tourists to visit Rosebank market but had an unfortunate incident this afternoon where my 3 yr old accidentally bumped into a glass too low table that resulted in the glass top crashing onto her leg. This happened while I was looking around for a store vendor to assist me with the prices so I was... More 

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Limassol, Cyprus
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72 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this market today, and found it to consist of numerous stalls selling a variety of African type crafts and souvenirs. There was also a number of stalls selling food from other countries, and a few selling local drinks, such as South African cider which was very tasty. You will find items for sale here that you may not... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The market is worth is just for lunch. The food is freshly prepared and diverse - catering for all cultures. The African Craft section is busy and popular with tourists. The antiques are more popular with locals. The market is well-laid out with each section clearly marked. There is also a craft section and an art and photography section.

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