London’s bustling markets is home to some of the best street food from all over the world. You are sure to find your favourite cuisines and foodie inspiration. Here we list our favourite outdoor markets for vintage shopping and the best street food on offer.
The traders have built their reputations on seeking out small-scale artisan producers and bringing their wares to Borough. Together, the Market’s stalls, shops and restaurants reflect London’s status as a truly global city, with traditional British produce sitting alongside regional specialities from around the world.
📍 8 Southwark Street, London, SE1 1TL 📞 +44 20 7407 1002 / Website>
Broadway Market is a Victorian street market situated in Hackney, North London. In addition to the thriving Saturday market, there are over 70 shops, cafés and restaurants open seven days a week from dawn to dusk. From costermongers to green-grocers, everything that is fit to sell is on offer here.
📍 Broadway Market, London Fields, E8 4PH 📞 - / Website>
Old Spitalfields Market
Old Spitalfields Market is the original East London Market Place. 44 Retailers and Restaurants, 88 Market Stalls and 25 Street Food Traders under one Victorian Market Roof at the Heart of London’s Most Exciting Neighbourhood. Open 7 days a week, it is the perfect antidote to the high street. We bring together small producers and local creatives with original independent retailers and a few well-known brands under one historic roof.
📍 Old Spitafields Market, 16 Horner Square, E1 6EW 📞 - / Website>
This indoor market dates back to 1737 and is the only in London located on a World Heritage site. Antiques, arts and crafts and London designer-makers. Greenwich Market, the first arts and crafts market for London, is bursting with unique gift ideas made by some of the capital’s finest designers. It also boasts 47 stall in its food market offering a wide range of delicious street food for all tastes.
📍 Greenwich Market, London, SE10 9HZ 📞 +44 20 8269 5096 / Website>
Portobello Road Market
Portobello Market is really several markets in one, Saturday being the day when all are in full swing. Then you can experience a mile of hustle, haggle, colour and energy. The feature of Saturdays is the opening of hundreds of antique and specialist shops and stalls. There are some talented and bizarre street performers to be spotted too.
📍 Portobello Road, Ladbroke Grove, W11 1LU 📞 +44 20 7361 3001 / Website>
Open since 1974 Camden Market started off as a small arts and crafts fair in the backyard of Dingwalls. It now boasts a diverse community of creative sellers, delicious street food and independent stores located next to to the regent’s canal. Open everyday with over a thousand places to shop, eat and drink in the historical Central London district.
📍 32 Camden Lock Place, London, NW1 8AF 📞 +44 20 3763 9900 / Website>
Brick Lane Market
A great place to find fantastic bargains in this bustling East End market boasting antiques, stunning fabrics and kitsch collectables. When you’re done bargain hunting head to the food stalls for some delicious and authentic street food to refuel.Try the freshly made bagels, curry houses and salt beef sandwiches. Also nearby is the Old Truman Brewery which is worth a visit.
📍 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London, E1 6QR 📞 +44 20 7770 6028 / Website>
Victoria Park Market
The Victoria market is located on a stunning pedestrianised street and offers a range of fresh and local produce where you will find everything from locally baked bread, freshly baked cakes, farm made pies, natural wines, a kombucha bar and much more. All this accompanied by delicious street food and live music. Reopening on April 18th.
📍 Victoria Park Market, London, E2 9JW 📞 - / Website>