Adelaide Central Market
Adelaide Central Market
4.5
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
About
With over 70 traders under one roof, the Adelaide Central Market is one of the largest undercover fresh produce markets in the southern hemisphere, buzzing with life and colour all year round. The Market offers a huge range of fresh food including fruit and vegetables, meat and poultry, seafood, cheeses, bakery, smallgoods and health foods, along with some of Adelaide’s most popular cafes and eateries. With over 9 million visitors every year, the Adelaide Central Market remains Adelaide’s premier food destination for multicultural cuisine and fresh produce.
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  • Amanda S
    Port Douglas, Australia38 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A definite place to visit.
    Absolutely amazing place. The variety of stores is outstanding and the quality. Had the most amazing Giant Sugar Donuts..yummy. Pea and Ham soup in a cup, delicious. Just so much. Will definitely be back and highly recommend.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 9 July 2023
  • Marjanna
    Hartley, Australia307 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Perfect place for lunch!
    I wandered down to take a look. Oh my goodness! What an amazing place! A vast array of fresh produce - all top quality. Tiny delis. Gourmet foods of all sorts. The place was packed with a fantastic vibe. I bought lunch and found a table and just sat and enjoyed the people-watching experience.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled solo
    Written 11 July 2023
  • Heather M
    Brighton, United Kingdom122 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A festival of food
    The market is a great place to go in Adelaide, full of interesting stalls and has a real buzz of excitement. Worth stopping in at Zuma Cafe to enjoy fabulous coffees and teas and a great range of food. A fun day out.
    Visited November 2022
    Travelled with family
    Written 13 September 2023
  • Debbie P
    9 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Go to the Central market in Adelaide
    Amazing market - mostly food. Wonderfully clean with an incredible range of meats , fish, veg, fruit, pastries etc etc. Some sit down cafes too. Well worth a visit
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 5 October 2023
  • Rackjab6it63
    Auckland, New Zealand47 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    What an experience for the foodie!!
    Popped in for a late afternoon snack and a few beers. Struggled to decide what and where to eat. Oh the choices!!!? Ended up having some pizza slices cooked in a wood fired oven. Seriously!! Fresh bread, deli meats and loads of snacks and treats. Didn’t know where to look and wished I lived in the city. You guys in Adelaide are so lucky. Loved it, highly recommended.
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 19 October 2023
  • gc g
    Gold Coast, Australia346 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    totally recommend a walkthrough of this place, amazing
    one of the best markets I have ever been to. the array of food was amazing. every type of food is catered for including vegan. so much good food to choose from and in general, the prices are very good. not only food to take home but several places to have a meal at as well. coffee shops also and a bar. very popular place, we went during the week, I am guessing weekends are hectic.
    Visited November 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 9 November 2023
  • rob27898
    Port Kennedy, Australia463 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Nice
    Ultimately it’s a market but it wasn’t massively busy on a weekday even with the lunch rush. There is a good selection of food vendors and fresh produce. Probably 10 minutes from the middle of Rundle Mall and the route is sign posted. At Xmas, just look for the massive Santa. Toilets are somewhat ropey with a strange dated tat-shop filled mall on the side which looked very sad compared to the hustle of the market.
    Visited December 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 1 December 2023
  • Yog-Sothoth
    Trenton, Maine1,244 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Must-do in Adelaide
    During our 3-4 day stint in Adelaide, we stopped at the market a couple of time to pick up groceries and to have sit-down meals. The market is easy to navigate and contains every kind of fresh and prepared food under the sun. Highlights included Sì, Sea and the falafel joint. Make this a destination when staying in the 20-minute city.
    Visited December 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 20 December 2023
  • Eugene L
    231 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great food and beverage stalls, lives up to the hype.
    Really nice place. Despite the crowds, it's nice and cool compared to the heat outside. Great artisan food venues and catered well for vegans in our family. Loved the various bar venues and the artisan gins as well. Definitely worth a visit for lunch and a drink.
    Visited December 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 26 December 2023
  • Oldjack
    Greater Melbourne, Australia28,766 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Top Quality Market
    As markets go around Australia, Adelaide Central had a large number of suppliers of high standard, quite diverse in the product offerings and overall good quality. As good, if not better than South Melbourne and Prahran in Melbourne. Overall a good experience.
    Visited November 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 30 December 2023
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RustyHTims59
Tamworth, Australia285 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Couples
Great food market with a massive assortment of Top Grade South Australian Produce.
Enabled us to stock up on great fresh food to take across to Kangaroo Island.
Written 13 May 2024
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avrilritchie
Dundee, UK308 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
Enjoyed visiting here - such a range! Bought items for lunch fabulous smelling soaps and other bits and pieces - such a lot of choice - and excellent coffee. Close to our Hotel so an easy walk. Should definitely visit if in the area.
Written 28 April 2024
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kempc
Adelaide, Australia18 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Solo
Bustling location with every food imaginable.
Lots of cafes and kiosks to sample tasty fare.
Roving musicians keep the crowd entertained.
Written 20 April 2024
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Genevieve W
Melbourne, Australia13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Family
So many things to see and do! Heaps of stalls, fantastic food, great shopping and the kids had a blast. We love Adelaide and always visit here.
Written 15 April 2024
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Rochelle F
Randolph, NJ1,103 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
Went to this market for lunch and wandered around the various stalls. We had falafel bowls and really enjoyed them. Many food options were available.
Written 6 April 2024
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AndyAquila
Lyme Regis, UK656 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Couples
It is always interesting to see what fresh food is available to the locals in any city and this market gave a clear indication with plenty on offer. It is well worth a wander round and there are several places to eat should you feel the need.
Written 11 March 2024
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Bill D
11 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
Good value for lunch. Very nice wonton soup. The choice is endless. Closed Sundays and Mondays. Up to three hours free parking.
Written 5 March 2024
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Peter B
Hamilton, New Zealand226 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
Nice place e to visit
Best time to visit would be before lunch, before it gets too busy, lots of stalls to choose from at reasonable prices
Worth a visit
Written 2 March 2024
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Henry Campbell
Adelaide, Australia1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Solo
I always come in the morning because at lunchtime it gets very busy. The whole market has everything you need.
Frresh food, wine. The food is great.
Written 22 February 2024
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chris w
Adelaide, Australia508 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Couples
Yes they doing it up so market was smaller than usual but so costly. Grapes were $14.00 a kilo three times the cost of supermarkets and not that fresh. Everything was so expensive and if it wasn’t for China supermarket would have been a waste of petrol and time. The butchers inside the market had hardly any produce and neither had the fishmongers.
The Chinese supermarket had great pork meat at a good price.
Had to park in the street as no car parking available.
Written 10 February 2024
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