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South Molton Country Pannier Market

Closed Now: 09:00 - 14:00
Open today: 09:00 - 14:00
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Amazing place to find in a small town

We did enjoy our visit here.Lots to see and buy.Go to the Pennies Market.Just check on line for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sally D
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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
Devon at its best

What a great market to have a walk around great atmosphere and always different stalls. Went to the... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
X8007FGianw
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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Situated in North Devon's only remaining market town, and referred as the gateway to Exmoor, South Molton's historic Country Pannier Market is the areas largest weekly market. Running every Thursday and Saturday from 8am until 1pm, you will find 70...more
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Molton Country Pannier Market 5 Broad Street | The Square, South Molton EX36 3AB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did enjoy our visit here.Lots to see and buy.Go to the Pennies Market.Just check on line for days of opening.We ventured into the town with nice shops and found a lovely restaurant for lunch

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sally D
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

What a great market to have a walk around great atmosphere and always different stalls. Went to the annual Christmas fatstock market last week as was lucky enough to be in the area. Great traditional stalls and judging of various farmers produce no wonder it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank X8007FGianw
Reviewed 16 November 2018

The traditional pannier market on Thursdays and Saturdays is in a very large market building that is worth a visit. Stall holders have a wide range of local produce such as vegetables, meats, cheeses, biscuits, bread and cakes,ciders as well as craftwork, tools and clothing...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Martin T
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Brilliant a lovely market town with a market outstanding all the people in South Molton are so friendly. We also visited the market last Sunday for the cider fair which was also Brilliant. It so nice to see a local market with local people and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Magnum1958
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

The market was on when we visited and it's a lovely place Would've spent a fortune if had room for taking things on our travels. Mate from Australia enjoyed walking round

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank naomidmsmith
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit to sample anything from fresh fish to tasty farm produce. Spend some time working around the varied stalls and come away with something to use, look at or eat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert P
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Definitely worth a visit, especially on a wet day as the market is fully covered. Whether you are looking for a bargain, something unusual or just enjoy browsing crafts, antiques,etc it's a "must" visit. I believe it is the largest pannier market in Devon and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy H
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Local shops and stall holders with fresh produce/fish/cheese/breads/pasties and oh so much more. its not just foodie stuff, :- plants, cards , hardware, pet supply and much much more. all under 1 roof. also has a cafe and the all important public loo's. parking is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank trevbh8
Matt R, General Manager at South Molton Country Pannier Market, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thanks for the wonderful review, great to hear from our happy customers.

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Thought it would be nice to sample some local treats, somewhat disappointed with the number of stalls selling meat (2). A few produce stalls, cheese stalls and a coffee room otherwise just like any other small market, oh and a fish stall only standing on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Matt R, General Manager at South Molton Country Pannier Market, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for your review. We have a different fishmonger on each market day as opposed to only on a Saturday. Our Thursday fish stall has attended our market for 30 years and sells his own locally caught fish and seafood. We actually have 3...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

We visited North Devon and went on the bus to the market and what a treat to see it thriving. A great selection of everything and sensibly priced. Well done keep it up. OK maybe I was a bit biased as I was born in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Yassos9
Matt R, General Manager at South Molton Country Pannier Market, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

So glad to hear you were impressed and thank you for your kind words. I hope you got a chance to also chat to your cousin.

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VLAEOK5
26 August 2018|
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Response from Albert S | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately not it does sometimes operate as a Flea market on Sundays but not as a country market
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Brenda M
19 November 2017|
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Response from Matt R | Property representative |
Dear Brenda, The Country Pannier Market is dog friendly, we ask that all dogs are kept under control and on the lead, and any accidents are cleaned up immediately. Many of the shops and cafes in the town are also dog... More
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JamesWG1944
22 January 2017|
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Response from Matt R | Property representative |
Hi James, The Country Market is open every Thursday and Saturday from 8am until 1pm, every week throughout the year. On event days, the market closes at 2pm. hope this helps.
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