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Mercado 28

north of the Coba and Tankah intersection | AV. 5 C.20 Y 22 Nte. 29-A, Cancun 77710, Mexico
+52 998 892 4303
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good31%
  • Average27%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
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north of the Coba and Tankah intersection | AV. 5 C.20 Y 22 Nte. 29-A, Cancun 77710, Mexico
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+52 998 892 4303
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1 - 10 of 864 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place to grab lunch, walk around, and do some souvenir shopping. We took the bus here and got a taxi back to our hotel.

Thank Mich90650
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to many areas around Mexico and this isn't the best shopping/bargaining place. We ended up working hard to bargain for the purchase of 4 nicer shot glasses...we ended up seeing the same shot glasses at the airport convenience store for a few cents...More

Thank Melody N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved Mercado 28! All of the typical artisan artifacts that you expect to find and a lot more! One piece of advice to my Gringo friends, when haggling, don't ask what is the least? "Cuánto es lo menos?" Do you think they're really going to...More

Thank Salvador Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm an idiot. I read all of the bad reviews, and thought those travelers just aren't well seasoned. I'm sure it's not THAT bad. WRONG! It was awful. We stayed maybe five minutes. Every turn you make you are HOUNDED by extremely pushy salespeople bombarding...More

1  Thank mgwtrader
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All sell the same stuff, there is some bargains to get, but once you've been to one stall you been to them all. They all state they have the 'best' items and 'best prices' but they're all the same. The market is like a maze...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

some cool souvenirs at fair prices can be had here. It is confusing though. We took the city bus. The shops near the bus stop were ripoffs. Make sure you go to Mercado 28.

Thank tapclw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alleyway after alleyway like a rabbit warren all selling the same tourist fare- hats, Tshirts, Knicks knacks, ladies tops. One big fine jewellery store that offers alcohol hoping to loosen your purse strings. Some leather ware shops near food court but not cheap as they...More

Thank Ausberg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place is nice, everything is negotiable, they have good stuff to buy, and very nice restaurants around. The con is they close very early around 7pm and restaurant around 8pm

Thank Mohamed F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is not a "pay sticker price" place. haggling is part of the art of Mercado 28. If you are looking for cheap souvenirs and don't mind walking through stalls and stalls and stalls then this is your place. I'm not good at haggling because...More

Thank KCFoodLover
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

On our last full day in Mexico , we visited the Mercado.. the first merchant was great ! I bought so many things from him and he even threw some things in for free as appreciation.. tourists beware though .. if you do not speak...More

3  Thank halfbeyonce
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maryloch
4 January 2017|
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Response from Jerry_Bagnell | Reviewed this property |
We chose not to walk when the bus is only 10.5 pesos. Taxis cost too much by comparison. We only used taxis after dark.
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mleuck81
18 April 2016|
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Response from tigre69 |
Some vendors do accept credit cards.
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mcamaggir
26 March 2016|
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Response from A_Hanzou | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Staying at that hotel, you won´t need anything else! Now if you want to tour a little bit or go to theis market you may take an ADO Bus that travels along the 307 Highway, this bus comes from Playa del Carmen. but that... More
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