Abdul Rehman Street (Famous Wholesale Market For Stationery )November 15, 2018
A lot of people know about the crawford market, but not many know about Abdul Rehman Street. Though both of them are located next to each other. If you are also unaware of this place in bombay then make a note of this place now. Abdul Rehman Street is filled with hundreds of wholesale shops that sell items dirt cheap. Although the street is filled with all kinds of shops, a majority of them sell stationery, gifts, arts and crafts, electronics, toys, bags, leather products etc.
Frequently Asked Questions about Abdul Rehman Street in Mumbai
1. Who can Shop in Abdul Rehman Street ?
Generally, most of the shops only sell products on wholesale. It means you need to buy complete packets or boxes which has multiple units of the item. However, some of the shops do sell products on a retail basis also. Hence, the place is ideally more suited for wholesale purchases. But there are good options for end customers to purchase good on retail too.
2. What all items can be purchased from Abdul Rehman Street ?
You can shop products like school books, pencils, pens, erasers, school bags, water bottles, electronic toys, tiffin boxes, greeting cards, greeting card envelopes, formal envelopes, video games, soft toys, office files, stamp pads, diaries, folders, gift wrappers, belts, travel bags etc.
3. What kind of deals can you get here ?
The amount of discounts that you get here is pretty awesome. Generally, you can expect to get wholesale products for at-least 10-40% discount than other places. For retail purchase, you can expect 5-10% discount for the products.
4. Apart from whole sale shops, what are the amenities in the place ?
Apart from the wholesale shops, the place has a masjid , atm banks, fruit shops and other hawkers for food and drinks.
5. Is the place crowded ?
Yes, due to the deals offered at this place. This place is filled with people most of the time. However, evenings are more crowded here. And even more on saturdays.
6. Which shops are located in Abdul Rehman Street ?
The shops located on abdul rehman street are not global brands. But still they have a legacy, with some of them operating since last 40-50 years or more. Anupam Stationery is one of the brand which people might recognize, but rest of them are not known by retail shoppers as it is mostly wholesale business on abdul rehman street.
7. What other shopping places are located near Abdul Rehman Street ?
Crawford Market and Manish Market are some of the other well known shopping places located very near to Abdul Rehman Street. Manish market is well known for electronic item shops in mumbai.
8. Which is the nearest Station to Abdul Rehman Street ?
Masjid Bunder is the nearest station to Abdul Rehman Street. The place is just 700 m from from Masjid Bunder Station. On the western line, marine lines is the nearest railway station at around 1.4 kms.
9. Is A R Street open on Sunday ?
No, Abdul Rehman Street is closed on Sunday. You can visit the place on saturday, if you cannot find time during the weekdays. It is open on Saturdays.
10. How to reach Abdul Rehman Street ?
From Western Line
If you are coming from the western line, then you can get down at Marine Lines Station. Then from the east side, take a share taxi to mangaldas market. The place is walking distance from mangaldas market.
From Central Line
For those coming from the central line, you can get down at Masjid Bunder station and then just come walking to this place. It is mere 700 m from Masjid Bunder railway station.
Come to Crawford Market and the place is in front of crawford market.