New Warrington Market

The multi-award winning market is home to more than 50 fantastic independent traders, selling a wide range of fresh food, gifts, goods and services.

The purpose built, state-of-the-art facility features a combination of traditional features and contemporary charm, with the two-storey building bordered by Bridge Street on one side and the new Time Square public space on the other.

Selling everything from meat, fish, cheese, pies, fruit, veg, cakes and sweets, to jewellery, fabric, handbags, clothes, makeup, perfume, curtains, clothing alterations, comics, musical instruments, fairtrade products, key cutting and shoes repairs – plus the 'Cookhouse at Warrington' which is home to 11 worldwide food outlets and two independent bars.

Cookhouse at Warrington Market

The market is also home to the ‘Cookhouse at Warrington Market’. There is a huge variety of hot and cold dishes on offer and two independent bars, with an inside dining area and outdoor terrace. It can also be separated from the main market hall, to serve customers into the evening and to host special events.

Cookhouse at Warrington Market


Stay safe leave space


There are safety measures in place to help keep you and others safe. We are asking customers to:

  • Maintain social distancing
  • Wear a face covering whilst inside the building
  • Follow queuing systems at stalls
  • Use the hand sanitiser stations available
  • Use contactless payments where possible
  • Follow the Cookhouse rules for dining outside

Artisan Street Market

Register your interest

We will be relaunching our monthly Artisan Street Market, so if you are a maker, baker or have some amazing produce to sell, then why not come and trade with us at one of our pop-up events?

Registering with us is simple - you just need to complete the form and you will be added to our Trader Newsletter database. this will ensure you are one of the first to know about our upcoming events.


Opening times - from 12 April

Main market hall:

  • Monday to Saturday, 9am - 5pm
  • Sunday - closed


  • Monday to Thursday, 9am - 7pm

  • Friday and Saturday, 9am - 9pm

  • Sunday - closed

Please note: Due to current coronavirus restrictions, the Cookhouse is closed for dining indoors, but the outdoor terrace is open for customers to enjoy. Some Cookhouse traders also offer click and collect and delivery options. Find out more on the Cookhouse webpage.

How to find us

How to get here

Warrington Market, 2 Time Square, Academy Way, Warrington, WA1 2NT.


The market has two entrances - one on Bridge Street and one from Time Square, off Academy Way. 

By road

You can park on the Time Square multi-storey car park on Bank Street.

By bus

The nearest bus stops are on Scotland Road, Academy Street and Rylands Street, or you can walk from Warrington Bus Interchange, which is only a short distance away.

On the train

The nearest railway station is Warrington Central, which is a ten minute walk through town.


Email the market team

Call 01925 632571

Time Square sign

Time Square development

The market forms part of the wider Time Square development - an eagerly awaited regeneration of Warrington’s leisure scene.


Warrington Market has been rated one of the best indoor markets in the UK! We have been named 'Market of the Year' in Cheshire Life's Keep Life Local awards for 2020.

We’ve won awards from organisations including the National Association of British Market Authorities (NABMA), National Market Traders Federation (NMTF), Association of Private Market Operators (AMPO), National Farmers Retail and Markets Association (NFRMA) and the Association Town Centre Management (ATCM).

Some of our resident traders are award winners in their own fields as well, and we also have a multi-award winning market management team.

Trading at Warrington Market

The market opened to the public in July 2020.

We're still taking applications to be added to a waiting list to trade at the market. All you need to do is complete the online application form and submit your business plan.

Application documents