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Good street food experience

The shops around the market are more interesting than the markt itself. Good street food experience.

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Marcella S
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This market rocks. Lots to eat and lots to buy. Many mainland tourists and they were enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Lankylee
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you have the evening free in Dunhuang , i would recommend going to the Shazhou night market. its lively , many stalls with unusual souvenirs or gifts. there is also lots of food stalls as well at both ends of the night market. we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Fred L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This night market seems to be for tourist. There are mainly tourist with few locals, not as in other night markets we visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mogolan
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

This market is located in Dongdajie in the city Centre. At the first sight it seems to be just a place to buy gifts for the folks at home, however there is also a food street that has the most amazing lamb skewers that I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank iristaletta
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Basically the place is nice to sit down and enjoy local food with beer. The stalls at the night market all sell the same stuff which is dried fruits, handy craft and stones. Not the greatest night market but I must say that Dunhuang is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mister230972
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The shops around the market are more interesting than the markt itself. Good street food experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marcella S
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This market rocks. Lots to eat and lots to buy. Many mainland tourists and they were enjoying the warm evening. Don't expect a local market or a "native" experience. Just enjoy the bustle and loud commerce.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Lankylee
Reviewed 21 July 2018

One of the great things about night markets is the local residents that come to the market for their dinner. This market was different. We did not see any Locals buying their food here. Only tourists and foreigners were here, and not very many people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank T S
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Just another night market selling the same stuff you get anywhere else and the same street food. If you’re new to Asia then worth a trip, if not it’s nothing special.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank nesamoolian
Reviewed 7 April 2018

A good night market with several souvenir stands and shops. Most of the things being sold are common but picking through you can find a few good souvenirs. The bigger attraction is the food. Plenty of barbecue restaurants along the south of the market- just...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank bjnomads
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

There are two parts to the night market — the artisan stalls and the food street. The stalls have a decent enough variety of usual trinkets, but they also have some more uniquely made art pieces. Best of all is we did not feel hassled...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Paul B
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