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Wellington Underground Market

Jervois Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 21 389 369
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The market has a good range of crafts and food for sale and as it's in an underground carpark can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anne D
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Nelson, New Zealand
The art labyrinth

There are various things to see and experience. So most of are filled with artistic atmosphere as... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
466sivasankars
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An Underground market hidden on the picturesque Wellington Waterfront! There are arts, crafts, clothes, unique finds, things of interest for all ages, plenty of room to walk around and a good choice of food stalls. Stay for lunch or grab an organic fair trade coffee while you wander. *Open Saturday 10-4 and Also open Sundays 10am to 4pm during Sept/Oct school holidays and in December pre Christmas. We close Christmas/New Year period
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  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“food stalls” (18 reviews)
“craft market” (8 reviews)
“great market” (6 reviews)
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Jervois Quay, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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+64 21 389 369
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The market has a good range of crafts and food for sale and as it's in an underground carpark can be enjoyed whatever the weather. We took a leisurely stroll along the Wellington Writers Walk, City to Harbour Bridge, Frank Kitts Park and the Civic...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

There are various things to see and experience. So most of are filled with artistic atmosphere as globally.

Thank 466sivasankars
Underground M, other at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you had a good day out, pop back next time you're in the area.

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This market has a range of locally made craft items of high quality. There is a variety of stalls in the summer. It's great this market is in a carpark so is sheltered from the wind and rain. A great place to do your Christmas...More

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Underground M, other at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for reviewing us, always keen to hear how we can improve. See you next time.

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Thank you for keeping this market awesome - always one of my favs!! Managed to get my sister a present for Christmas so easily.

Thank kimmramor78
Underground M, other at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good to hear you love the market, see you next time!

Reviewed 23 November 2017

My wife loves markets and she enjoyed this one. It is of medium size and offers local crafts and food at market prices. Not a bad choice of food, especially the paella place.

Thank RobandMaryJean
Underground M, Promotions Manager at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for reviewing us! Always keen to hear how we might improve. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great market for young and old. Lots of handmade items, lots of different food stalls. Underground parking lot at Frank Kits Par.

Thank Catharina V
Underground M, Promotions Manager at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

So glad you enjoyed yourself, see you again soon!

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great place to grab a bite to eat and do some shopping. Lots of variety in the food choices and local products being sold. Looking forward to the Christmas Market!

Thank Foriegner311
Underground M, Promotions Manager at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for your review! Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 12 October 2017

This market is very colourful, different in many ways, great to meet people and you see things which you wouldn't find in shops. There is well something to eat and great coffee.

Thank Nina L
Underground M, Promotions Manager at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks so much for reviewing us, pop back in again sometime.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

We called in because it was a rainy Saturday afternoon. Perhaps that was the reason for the crowds but it was very crowded. We found many similar stalls and though there were some things of interest we felt overall it had a lot of the...More

Thank philidoc
Underground M, Promotions Manager at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks for your review, sounds like you were there during our busiest time (the extra large Showcase Weekends held when WOW is in town). Hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Love coming here whenever we are in Wellington, this time round we found a lot of our Christmas presents for family, some amazing Art and Jewellery can be found at the underground market, definitely a must when ever you come to Wellington.

Thank hayleym122
Underground M, Promotions Manager at Wellington Underground Market, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

What a nice review! So glad you had a good day, we'll see you next time you're in the area.

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5andi
4 May 2017|
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Response from UndergroundMarket | Property representative |
Hi there, yes thank you Robbo. We are on Jervois Quay, Wellington Waterfront. In the carpark, next to Frank Kitts playground. Open every Saturday 10-3
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RockyB3
20 December 2015|
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Response from UndergroundMarket | Property representative |
Hi Sandy, it's Hanley Soloway. Tripadvisor won't let me post any links here (duh) but you can find him on Facebook under Hanley Soloway, Sutlers. Best wishes
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Darrell_Sharon
22 December 2014|
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Response from UndergroundMarket | Property representative |
Hi Darrell - was the stall on the left or right hand side? I reckon it's probably Julia from Julia Huyser Design (you can Google her) or it could be Cathy Baddeley who is second on the right down the waterfront (she doesn't... More
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