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Preston Market

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Great coffee

Had coffee at this cafe in Preston markets Melbourne Strong but pleasant no sour taste at all in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ray D
Napier, New Zealand
via mobile
Great location

It is so easy to get to. Right next to Preston railway station, on an orbital bus route, and close... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood”(11 reviews)
“pizza”(7 reviews)
“fruit”(19 reviews)
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Cramer St & Mary St, Preston, Darebin, Victoria 3058, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had coffee at this cafe in Preston markets Melbourne Strong but pleasant no sour taste at all in fact no after burn like some others I've tasted . It also had a small selection of pastries, service great and friendly.

Thank Ray D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is so easy to get to. Right next to Preston railway station, on an orbital bus route, and close to other buses and trams. The meat smell did get to me and the choices of cooked food did tend to the fried. It is...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This market is a fairly busy place, but not really large, medium size. Lots of different food available, as well as fresh vegetables and fresh seafood. Most busy on Saturday.

Thank MaryI770
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great for Fruit , Meat and Vegies , dont stress about other Stuff , Lots of Fried Food and Do Nuts, Shame about the Smell from Meat Hall hopefully something cane be done about it , Have opened about 20- 30 more parking spaces on...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Have not been to the market for some 40 years and it appears not have changed. It is widely known for it's great delicatesants. Today was the 2nd Big Fat Greek Day - not as big as I was expecting but I would imagine the...More

Thank Mani B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The variety of eating places brings us back week after week to Preston market. The Turkish food is delicious and well balanced. The tuna jaffle is superb. Srilankan kotto curry a must. Delicious empanadas! Great coffee! Pity some of our favourite places did not survive....More

Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Early Saturday mornings are the best to shop for your fresh food amongst the hustle noise of a market place, then why not grab a coffee, croissant from the French bakery, fresh fresh or visit the cheap gift/clothing outlets with market flair, cheeses from the...More

Thank XOX_Melbs
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a great place to visit just about Saturday’s noon. Almost all of the veggies are on discount but still fresh. Their quality is a way better than at any supermarket.

Thank Jacob Ł
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve been a Preston local for almost 20 years & the market is the hub of Preston. Recent improvements offer many more food options for lunch or coffee. You can even get a South Melbourne dim sim. There are veg & vegan options too. There...More

Thank cwookie
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Had time to kill so went to Preston market was ok more of a meat and veggie market with a few stalls

Thank Jo S
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