St Nicholas Market

Corn Street, Corn Exchange, Old City, Bristol, BS1 1JQ

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Established in 1743, St Nicholas Market is the oldest and best loved market in Bristol, famous for being home to some of the best food in the city.

With over 60 stalls, this market is a must see for any visitor to the city. St Nicholas Market is also home to several outdoor markets which take place in the pedestrian streets which run adjacent to The Exchange Building.

St Nicholas Market has been named as one of the 12 best markets in the UK, and is home to the largest collection of independent retailers in Bristol.

The Glass Arcade

The Glass Arcade is home to several permanent food stalls which showcase delicious delicacies from across the world.

Choose from spicy Szechuan noodles from Chilli Daddy, huge Persian wraps from Matina, comforting pie and mash from Pieminister, zingy tacos from Taco Barrio, beautiful cakes from Ahh Toots, falafel boxes from Eat a Pitta, or grilled Japanese yakitori from Woky Ko. Plus plenty of other cuisines, including Caribbean wraps, Mediterranean salads, freshly-made fruit smoothies and homemade Italian pasta dishes.

In the small side street next to the Glass Arcade you'll also find to Bristol favourite Source Food Hall, and Eatchu - home to the city's best gyoza dumplings!

Street Food

In addition to the permanent businesses at St Nicks, you'll also have the choice of several street food traders every Tuesday and Friday on Corn Street and Wine Street just outside the main market building, so you're never short of choice when it comes to tasty local food!

Keep an eye to the St Nicholas Market Facebook or Twitter pages for the latest updates on traders each week.

Opening Hours

St Nicholas Indoor MarketOpen Monday to Saturday, Corn Street. 9.30am - 5pm
Bristol Farmers’ and Producers’ Market - Every Wednesday, Corn Street and Wine Street. 9.30am - 2.30pm - Relaunched 23 September
Street Food Market - Every Tuesday & Friday, Wine Street. 11am – 2.30pm
Bristol Indies Market - Every Friday & Saturday, Corn Street. 10am - 5pm

Bristol Farmers' and Producers' Market

Every Wednesday Corn Street and Wine Street come alive with the hustle and bustle of traders selling the freshest produce available in the city. Farmers who have produced, grown or reared their produce within a 40 mile radius of the city attend the market selling a mouth watering selection of local goods, including freshly made apple juice, organic chicken, cheese, bread and much more. Come along to see for yourself, meet the traders and taste the 'Best of the West' at this award winning market.

Every Wednesday 9:30am until 2:30pm on Corn Street and Wine Street.

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Opening Times

Please check website for opening times (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

* Open Monday-Saturday 9.30-5pm

Further Information


  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages

Key Features

  • In town/city centre


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