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A nice little market

The Mangawhai market is a great little market. It's well worth visiting if you are holidaying in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Canberra, Australia
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So much good food.

Pate, bread, fruit, tomatoes, flowers, pork pies, wine, produce, honey, handcrafts.... Great... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Nelson, New Zealand
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5 days ago
“A nice little market”
21 Dec 2017
“So much good food.”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Mangawhai market is a great little market. It's well worth visiting if you are holidaying in the area. Lots of foods, crafty stuff and plants. I wouldn't go out of the way for it though - great for locals from Mangawhai.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Madshus
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Pate, bread, fruit, tomatoes, flowers, pork pies, wine, produce, honey, handcrafts.... Great market, just be careful on the road!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank stevew538
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We spent our Saturday morning wandering the market. We left with olive oil and balsamic vinegar, cut lilies, fresh berries, calendars, salt/seasoning blend, and fresh spinach and feta pastries for the husbands we left at home. Folks were friendly and the atmosphere was casual. It...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank WoodOK
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It was rainy but the stall holders still set up! Lots of tastings and samples. Excellent food and fresh produce. Can't be homemade jams and pickles. Joined in the Te Whai painting project which was fantastic! You should make an effort to go to this...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank pjg63
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This place is advertised on a few tourist maps and is well worth a visit if planning to pass. There was a lot of local food and drink stalls and a few stalls selling touristy type things. There was also a band playing. It is...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank old_romantics_2000
Reviewed 20 December 2016

salmon for sale with no weight shown seemed to say they were not straight up about what we were buying. on checking on line later for other retailers of salmon, prices seem to be about 15% more expensive at the mangawhai market. All that for...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Susan H
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this market even though the weather was terrible. Lots of variety, friendly stall owners good place to meet people. Great market !!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Rayanne72
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Great place to stock up on fresh garden produce and yummy foods. I visit the markets often so I can have humus, pesto's, fresh bread and cakes for weekend visitors. I also buy a lovely homemade chicken and leek pie to have during the week....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank BarbWats0n
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Wow!! we were exploring for the day and chanced upon the Mangawhai market. What a beautiful spot. An awesome array of food and produce and also stalls of crafts, collectibles, and an awesome pottery Shop just up the road. Don't forget to visit Bennetts Chocolate...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Shayne S
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