Smithfield really comes into its own at Christmas as the traders decorate their stalls and open additionally the weekend before Christmas (18th and 19th December) – there is a wonderful atmosphere. As well as the traditional meats – turkeys, hams etc, the full range of meat products is available.
Market Opening Times:
Normal opening hours from Midnight to 7am until Friday 10 December
Monday 13 December to Friday 24 December – Market Open from Midnight to 7am (including Saturdays and Sundays)
Saturday 25 December – Market Closed
Sunday 26 December – Market Closed
Monday 27 December – Market Closed
Tuesday 28 December – Market Closed
Wednesday 29 December – Market Open from Midnight to 7am
Thursday 30 December – Market Open from Midnight to 7am
Friday 31 December – Market Open from Midnight to 7am
Saturday 1 January Market Closed
Sunday 2 January – Market Closed
Monday 3 January – Market Closed
From Tuesday 4 January 2022 – Market Opens on weekdays from Midnight to 7am as normal.
MONDAY to FRIDAY from
Midnight to 7am
Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.
The Market will be closed on Monday 29 August for Bank Holiday
As a vital part of the food supply chain in the UK, Smithfield Market Traders in association with the City of London, their landlord, are committed to maintaining business as usual at the Market. Please note that access is via Grand Avenue where a queuing system is in place to ensure social distancing.
We are open as usual Monday to Friday from Midnight to 7am.