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Mercato Orientale

Via Venti Settembre 75R, 16121, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 565 7884
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We were led to believe the building was fabulous. But it was just a market. We love to wander round... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Radcliffe on Trent, United Kingdom
via mobile
To see and to buy.

This market was not far from our apartment,and that what I like to stroll between stalls especially... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Michael L
Holon, Israel
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  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Via Venti Settembre 75R, 16121, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 565 7884
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We were led to believe the building was fabulous. But it was just a market. We love to wander round non-uk markets because they always seem better than ours. It was just a market

1  Thank ddickinscoll
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This market was not far from our apartment,and that what I like to stroll between stalls especially fish stalls ,and we bought there fish,and sea food for preparing them in our kitchen ,so large variety of products,but prices about 15% higher then in Sicily especially...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This mercato is not my favorite in Italy, behind Rialto in Venezia and Centrale in Firenze, but it wins the bronze! If you just want to go there to take pictures to show your friends back home the awesome fish, veggie, fruit, and cheese stalls,...More

Thank Elphaba63
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Every type and style of Italian food is here , you just need to know how to cook! The people watching is good as they discuss the product Italian style with stall holders the merits of the produce be it meat,fish,vegetables or fruit. Then the...More

Thank 828Oldies2
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Wonderful place to stroll through admiring what's on offer and enjoying the bustle of a working market. Take a detour through it - it's worth it.

1  Thank Timtyke
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Loved browsing all the local fruit veg meat fish stalls. Vibrant colours and interesting fish and meats. Great to buy your salamis and cheese and olive oil to take home so much cheaper. The stall holders let you taste too. Which I could have bought...More

1  Thank pip t
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Like all Genoa spots it is not 'touristic' it's for the people of the city and this gives it a real look. We accidentally found this lovely place and had great time in it.

1  Thank euphrates78
Reviewed 14 July 2015

This is an ideal market to visit if you are self-catering in Genoa or want some goodies to take home. The array of food stalls is fascinating: beautiful fruits and vegetables, cheeses, fish, meat, bread and cakes, fresh pasta, olives, herbs and spices, and so...More

1  Thank Helen K
Reviewed 15 May 2015

whilst wandering around the streets of Genoa we found this little gem. It has the most amazing selection of food, some that I had never seen before. Afterwards we made regular trips to the market to get a selection of fruit to take on our...More

Thank Mavis E
Reviewed 11 May 2015

But don't try to get the various market stall owners to ship it home for you. They don't do that. It's a great place to get all the stuff you need for a nice picnic. Many of the merchants will even slice stuff for you...More

Thank fishie85
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