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Leeds Kirkgate Market, Leeds

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Leeds Kirkgate Market is a market in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England located on Vicar Lane. It is the largest covered market in Europe. There are currently 800 stalls which attract over 100,000 visitors a weekLocationThe markets are situated with their front facing onto Vicar Lane and the southern face onto Kirkgate. To the east is Leeds City bus station, while to the north is an open car park, which will become part of the Eastgate Quarters, should that development take place. To the south of the open market is the markets multi-storey car park operated by National Car Parks (NCP). From across Vicar Lane, the markets are connected to Briggate via the Victoria Quarter.AccessLocal and regional buses heading out of the city centre, as well as long-distance National Express coaches, stop at Leeds City bus station, to the rear of the complex. First Leeds buses stop at various points on the bus-box of which Vicar Lane is a part. The Corn-Exchange bus stands are situated close to the Markets. The LeedsCityBus connects the Markets with Leeds City station The Vicar Lane and Markets car park are situated close-by. The formerly proposed Leeds Supertram and the currently proposed Leeds Trolleybus include a stop to serve both the markets and the bus station.
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  • It's like a neighbourhood friendly market in centre, you can get kinds of seafood here, and street food. Food is cheap, and there is a ground coffee&tea stall at the corner of food court area, staff a...  more »
  • my friend and i visit leeds market quite regualarly now specialy to have a lovely home cooket meal served by some realy nice family run buessnes team .always helpful and cheerful welcome no matter how...  more »
  • Passing through Leeds going to get a bus, ended up wandering through the markets both indoors and out. It was lovely to see all the produce and variety of goods for sale. Certainly felt like a "to do"...  more »
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  • One of the best markets in the UK. Brilliant selection of food, veg, flowers and household goods. I love shopping here for fabric and grabbing work lunch. Love the new food/family area which allows families to enjoy activities while sitting and eating. Lots of people complain about the stage area but I really love that its become a social area for the people of Leeds. Great job! Recommend the Moor Cafe.
  • OK so I'm being an old git here but I remember when we got coach loads visiting the market esp. At Xmas. Leeds City Council have managed, all by themselves, to completely ruin the market. I in preference head over to Bradford Ostler market which retains the traditional market atmosphere. Why has this cropped up as a place I've visited? You walk through the market to get to the bus station.
  • A very good variety of different things and food here. The nut stall has wonderful lexia raisins.
  • Very good lots of shops and other things very cheap only problem if you can't pay with card
  • I travel here for my meat and veg on a weekly basis great stalls all round and excellent value for money.