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Aarong

7 Jashimuddin Avenue, Uttara, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
+88028891404
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Authentic Bangladesh goods

Aarong sells goods made in Bangladesh. There are many different types of items available. The... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Mazmannan
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Don't miss this store

Our guide took us here for authentic Bangla goods--all fair traded but CHEAP. We bot scarves... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2018
garlec
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Portland, Oregon
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Four floors of stores featuring high-quality goods. First floor: women's fashions. Second floor: saris in silk, cotton and unique Bangladeshi jamdani weave. Third floor: men's fashions. Fourth floor: handicrafts such as brass items, macrame, handwoven baskets, and even dolls.
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  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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7 Jashimuddin Avenue, Uttara, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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"leather goods"
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"decorative items"
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"authentic bangladeshi"
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"feel good factor"
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"house hold"
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"pillow cases"
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"social enterprise"
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"buy gifts"
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"home decorations"
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"retail outlets"
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"traditional clothes"
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"food items"
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"highest quality"
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"great place to shop"
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Aarong sells goods made in Bangladesh. There are many different types of items available. The prices are fixed - but are on the slightly pricey side. Items on sale range from clothing items, shoes and sandals, traditional crafts, bedding items, fabrics, souvenirs etc. The shop...More

Thank Mazmannan
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

Our guide took us here for authentic Bangla goods--all fair traded but CHEAP. We bot scarves, pillow cases, all kinds of fabrics and the bill was 208USD. Wonderful quality and they even took American credit cards. We bought so much stuff we had to buy...More

Thank garlec
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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Visit an Aarong store if you want to go for Bangladeshi Products. They sell clothes, handicrafts, footwear, and some dairy products at reasonable to high price. Nothing here is cheap. Price is fixed so nothing to bargain, in a way good if bargaining is your...More

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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

It's more than 25 year we go to Aarong for festival shopping specially Panjabi and ladies dresses. I have fond memories in the Asad gate Aarong where I met my wife on 13 July '95. And it has become part of our life eversince.

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Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

When the foreigners come to Bangladesh and buy something special about Bangladesh they go to Aarong. One of the best place for shipping.

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Reviewed December 5, 2017

Aarong is one of the retail chains in Bangladesh operating under BRAC was established in 1978. It operates production units in rural and semi-urban areas as a part of its social enterprise model and provides the market linkage through its own retail outlets. They produce...More

1  Thank zamanwho
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Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Aarong operates production units in rural and semi-urban areas as a part of its social enterprise model and provides the market linkage through its own retail outlets.

2  Thank Mushfiqpat
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Reviewed November 18, 2017

Highest quality products ranging from clothing, home decorations & accessories , beauty & hygiene are available here. All products are made in Bangladesh, and most of them carry the tradition of the country. The shop itself is really a nice place to be in. Service...More

Thank Eery M
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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

I was brought to this place by a friend who’d lived in Dhaka for almost a decade. I was fascinated by the beautiful wooden and brass items and captivated by the fabric, scarves, shawls and clothes. I would have bought twice as much as I...More

Thank Talampakan
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

This is a great shop that sells everything including clothing for men, women, and kids; housewares; pottery; wooden trays, baskets, etc.; paper goods; bedding items; things for your dining room like place mats and runners; books; toys for kids; and so much more. I highly...More

Thank Geneva P
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Shivani K
November 22, 2017|
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Response from Md M | Reviewed this property |
yes. Dear it is near of Police plaza and BIG hatirjheel. you need only 6 minutes. and you searches hatirjheel map.
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Mark E
March 15, 2017|
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Yes it does
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pallavikhannaprakash
January 30, 2016|
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Response from Sayeed C | Reviewed this property |
No luxury brands are available in this store. But what you find here are of very high quality & mostly handcrafted.
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