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A great local market

We visited here on a recent cruise stopover. It is a typical, lively food and produce market, with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ges R
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Bourne, United Kingdom
Colourful and lively place

The covered market in Victoria bears the name of Sir Selwyn Selwyn Clarke, who was an English... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
periandro
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Luxembourg
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The market is a small one, it is ideal to see the culture and life in one go. In saturday it is very pack, if you dont like crowd it is best to visit during the week.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here on a recent cruise stopover. It is a typical, lively food and produce market, with interesting fish counters selling a wide range of locally caught fish, including tuna. well worth a visit

Thank Ges R
Reviewed 26 October 2018

This market seems to be aimed at locals: it sells fish, spices, fruit and clothing. The biggest market day is Saturday. If you're in Victoria it's worth checking out.

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The covered market in Victoria bears the name of Sir Selwyn Selwyn Clarke, who was an English governor. It consists of a ground floor and an upper storey. The market stands close to the Hindu temple and it's a vibrant colourful one usually crowded. It's...More

Thank periandro
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Definitely worth a visit, nice informal restuarant upstairs , wonderful spices for fish to buy and have cleaned

Thank bokkenaai
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is an active, functioning fresh fish and fruit market. Be prepared for quite a confronting smell, but otherwise the spectacle is great. Prices seem to be quite cheap, and you can see Seychelloise people bartering over their daily groceries. Quite interesting if you've got...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of fresh fish here. Looks nice. Smells a bit bit what do you expect from a fish market. Fruit and veg here too. Worth a quick look even if not buying.

Thank Ace28065
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Locals and tourists blend in this melting pot, so make sure you mean business when you barter. Some great fresh produce (mostly fish & vegetables) here which is otherwise a bit lacking, or poor quality in some of the supermarkets on Mahe as a lot...More

Thank justinhewelt
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We stopped by here while in downtown Victoria and we were able to find a lot of great things for good prices. All over the island, you will find a ton of souveniers like cinnamon, nutmeg, pepper etc. but generally for a higher amount but...More

Thank kelciepres
Reviewed 19 February 2018

A great place to view locals and tourists buying their veg, fish, herbs and spices. We also picked up recipes from stall holder. Worth a visit.

Thank Simon B
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