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Mercado Central: Tours & Tickets

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All reviews indoor market fruit and veg two floors great market charcuterie self catering stall holders hams tapas shellfish bakery products market opens poultry food shop swordfish selling fresh spanish market
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have need to the markets in Girona, Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Tarragona, Valencia and now Alicante. Alicante is unique. It not that it is not as good as the others we have visited but it is a regional difference. I found the separating areas where...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Monday and there were only about one third of the stalls open, mainly meat. I don’t know whether it’s on it’s way out or just a bad day.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank HappyKelly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This marketplace is amazing, the fish, meat, cheese, bakery and fruit, vegetables are so fresh and healthy. The prices are not very expensive.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 7 September 2019 via mobile

We enjoy a market in Spain, and wish there was places this good at home. The fish is super fresh and the little tapas places do a roaring trade. Well worth a visit if you’re in Alicante.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TheLoftysPoole
Reviewed 23 August 2019 via mobile

This is our ideal place as we both love local markets selling fresh local produce. The building itself is well with a visit, but it was great to see the amazing stalls selling hams, cheeses and some if the most incredible fish I've ever seen....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 8 August 2019 via mobile

We came across this place by chance and we were so pleased we did: strolling through the array of food and eateries was breathtaking. We recommend finishing off your visit with a meal in one of the restaurants situated outside the market so as to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MartinG9833
Reviewed 30 July 2019

great place with all kind of food shop, devided in 2 floor, you can find the food of the region, very similar of all the market around in Spain

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fly_Bepo93
Reviewed 21 June 2019

Great place, we tasted lots of great tapas, olive oils, vermuth, vegetables and so on... not many sellers speak English, best to speak Spanish (it's sometimes also cheaper).

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank JaromirDvoracek
Reviewed 6 June 2019 via mobile

The first thing you notice about this market this hope beautiful the building it is in. It is steeped in history and well worth a visit in the centre of town. It is a local markets so, the therefore , it closes in the afternoon...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank OfftheirP
Reviewed 3 June 2019

Good variety of fruits, vegetables, seafood and different things to eat. I only went for the fresh fruits and was not disappointed. Note that the Mercado closes at around 2 PM and that it can also be quite crowded.

Date of experience: June 2019
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BarneyHolzer
4 April 2018|
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Response from 166judithg | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Most of the market will be accessible to you and there are lifts available also. Have a lovely time.
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smdshah
17 May 2017|
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Response from markhV86BV | Reviewed this property |
Really easy. It's a 5 minute walk on one road heading towards past the Praça Lucerne. Or a taxi ride. No Uber in Alicante. Very simple. Very close.
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