The Rocks Markets, Sydney

4.4
Mingle with locals as you wander around the quaint cobblestone laneways of The Rocks Markets, browsing a whole range of locally made handicrafts and nibbling on gourmet goods--from wraps and burgers to fresh fruit and chocolates. In addition to food stands, cafes, and restaurants, this popular weekend market boasts nearly 200 colorful stalls where you can buy original art, beauty products, clothes, accessories, and jewelry designed by emerging local artists. Buskers with guitars and banjos complete the laidback atmosphere of this iconic Sidney market. To visit The Rocks Markets and other attractions in Sydney, use our Sydney trip itinerary app .
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  • It is a market that is held only on Saturdays and Sundays. There are a lot of shops and you can enjoy it just by watching it. There is also a restaurant. I ate something like pita sandwich, but I think it was less than 1000 yen. The staff were very friendly and helpful.
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  • What a lovely market. If your looking for something special and a little different it is a must. Some lovely unique pieces to choose from.  more »
  • We saw a good selection of various goods and produce. However, everything was quite over priced. Good hours.  more »
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  • Great quarter of Sydney just west of Circular Quay. The streets are filled with historical buildings with well known bars and business. There are also small Pop up stores. The highlight is definitely the Street market with great food and nice stuff and art to buy. It's topped of with some excellent restaurants so you are always just a few steps from a great culinary experience.
  • Been going to The Rocks Markets for a long time now. This place is a Sydney institution everything is unique or handmade and merchants are very friendly. This is a place we also take visitors when showing them the sights of Sydney. Highly recommend dropping in when in The Rocks you'll be guaranteed to find something new every time.
  • Great day on a December Sunday as the outdoor Christmas market had lots to shop for. Easy access from Circular Quay, large cruise ship dock and train station. Pretty area with old buildings, shops, restaurants and pubs. Close to bridge climb and Sydney Opera house and royal botanical gardens. Easy to spend a day here
  • I love it here. A great selection of fashion and goods forsale. More of an Arts and Crafts market really with some interesting stuff to discover. These markets have been here for many years. The location is excellent being under the shadow of the bridge and there are many cafes and restaurants around when you’re done. 👍👍👍
  • Perfect for weekend market visit. Both locals and tourists favourite. Close to Circular Quay, Contemporary Art Museum and Overseas Passengers Terminal
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