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Sowcarpet

Chennai (Madras), India
+91 83769 20005
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Small-Group Guided Food Trail in the Sowcarpet Market
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“dry fruits” (5 reviews)
“vada pav” (5 reviews)
“crowded place” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Chennai (Madras), India
George Town/Parry’s Corner
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+91 83769 20005
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"dry fruits"
in 5 reviews
"vada pav"
in 5 reviews
"crowded place"
in 6 reviews
"wholesale market"
in 3 reviews
"chat items"
in 3 reviews
"north india"
in 3 reviews
"food walk"
in 2 reviews
"northern states"
in 2 reviews
"paan"
in 2 reviews
"fort station"
in 2 reviews
"chandni chowk"
in 2 reviews
"cycle rickshaw"
in 2 reviews
"dress materials"
in 2 reviews
"road side"
in 2 reviews
"street food"
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"chats"
in 5 reviews
"jain"
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Sowcarpet is a place near Central.It is a very crowded area. Here we can see most of them living here are North Indians. Here there are many varieties of shops where we can find all types of products. Here we can get varieties of North...More

Thank GhiriTharan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The worst place to go. Even autorikshaws cannot enter certain lanes. Its so disorganised, air is very polluted & horribly crowded. One shop is onion garlic shop, next will be a plumbing supply shop, next will be building supply shop and extras....Many many shops later,...More

1  Thank ShanthiJKVT
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Sowcarpet is one of the busiest area in chennai... fully crowded always.... famous for north indian street foods... it is very difficult to park vehicles... even two wheeler can not move freely in that narrow roads... hundreds of shops for dresses, wholesale dry fruits shops,...More

2  Thank Nandhini S
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

where else, our own sowcarpet at chennai.. the place for bargain sarees, dress materials, blouse materials. JUST bargain to your glory, and some eye candy (u know what i meant :) ) next is food , and food and food..... try out all the samose,...More

1  Thank H053R
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Shopping street for Chennai where you can find a lot of goods at wide range of prices. You have to bargain well and don’t buy prices at the said cost. It is better if you know Hindi. You can also find a lot of North...More

Thank Arun R
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

You feel like roaming in streets of Delhi's Chandni Chowk area or some small town in Rajasthan. This area is habitated by Jains, Gujaratis and Marwari community who are primarily into Business and Trade. Lot of wholesale and retail shops are here selling almost everything...More

1  Thank Ra_Radha
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Especially a treat for people travelling from Northern states. Chaat walas, paan walas, dhaba, everything you miss from back home. Special mention: Kakda Ramprasad-must go for some best jalebis in India, milk with dry fruits, samosas and north indian thali.

1  Thank Prateek L
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Another wholesale market in Chennai where we will get any item like cloth, fruits, vegetables, electronic items etc for cheap rates. The narrow roads are always crowded, and each street of Sowcarpet have small whole sale and retail shops on both sides People visit these...More

Thank JojijosephTDPA
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Sowcarpet, a traditional business centre in Chennai also having flower and vegetable and major wholesale market and a mini rajasthan

1  Thank vikasmardia
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

You will have a mumbai feel here... with rickshaws and all pan beeda munching people.. full of marvadi's ..but something special about this place.. it is the best foodies joint and for dress materials and you will get very good tailors with great designs.. fruits...More

Thank Akila P
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George Town/Parry’s Corner
George Town is one of the busiest and most commercial
neighbourhoods of Chennai.
It may not boast of pubs or
restaurants, but it surely offers something that the
rest of Chennai can’t - a strong whiff of history.
This historical area located in north Chennai is where
the city of Madras was officially born in 1640
alongside Fort St. George. A walk here leads you to
...More
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