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Experience a market in Portugal

If you like to see a small local market, then you should visit this site. You can experience al... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Christophe W
Kortrijk, Belgium
Every thing you need is here

Many fruit and veg stalls. You'd think Portugal didn't grow either from what is on offer in all the... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
CarolandRobin D
Sherborne, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Avenida Dom Manuel I, Tavira 8800-681, Portugal
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Whilst on holiday in Tavira called in at the Mercado. So much fresh fruit and vegetables. Also homemade produce, fresh fish and small shops selling meat cheese bread and all manner of food items. Food heaven. Purchased a number of items to cook back at...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

If you like to see a small local market, then you should visit this site. You can experience al the colours and smells of local products.

Thank Christophe W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Many fruit and veg stalls. You'd think Portugal didn't grow either from what is on offer in all the restaurants. Loads of fish stalls and 5 butchers shops and a Deli. Everything is good quality and the Fish and meat is cheap. Fruit and veg...More

2  Thank CarolandRobin D
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a huge building , unfortuanatel not all the stalls are occupied, this is the place to buy your fresh fish and veg, there are also a couple of cafes and butchers and a cheese shop , if you are self catering it is...More

1  Thank Frank B
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Having been to the market in Huelva in Spain for fresh fish the week before I came here, I found the choice to be more limited and more expensive. Markets are always good to look round and this had a reasonable selection of stalls, although...More

Thank lbj17
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My stay in Portugal resulted in no less than a weekly visit here! The fresh food and vegetables are without comparison. I snacked on home baking while walking around. The fish stalls are a challenge if you don't know your fish. I stuck with the...More

Thank Harold M
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Great place for shopping This small Mercado Municipal in the Algarve , in Tavira has great options and excellent price. Sailing worth checking out

Thank Marcos S
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I am a big fan of local markets so I was really glad to find this. We really enjoyed walking around, looking at all the different food, fish and fruits. We bought a lot of fresh fruit and vegetables for great prices and some really...More

2  Thank Jirina C
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This is a real locals market with all local produce from the farms around the area. There's butchers fresh fish and seafood also the fruit and vegetables. Great place to visit for organic local food. And souvenirs of your trip.

Thank yinkers
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We were staying close to the market so regularly popped in to buy supplies. Cafés and bars line the outside and although not much to look at they serve great coffee and cakes.

Thank MeeshP
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