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Mercado de Olhao

Mercado Avenida 5 de Outubro | Sea Side Center, Olhao 8700-306, Portugal
+351 289 090 664
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“fruit” (32 reviews)
“fish market” (19 reviews)
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Mercado Avenida 5 de Outubro | Sea Side Center, Olhao 8700-306, Portugal
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+351 289 090 664
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"fruit"
in 32 reviews
"fish market"
in 19 reviews
"saturday market"
in 9 reviews
"saturday morning"
in 8 reviews
"fresh fish"
in 10 reviews
"excellent market"
in 4 reviews
"outdoor market"
in 4 reviews
"local market"
in 4 reviews
"red brick"
in 4 reviews
"local honey"
in 3 reviews
"large indoor"
in 2 reviews
"covered market"
in 2 reviews
"seafood"
in 5 reviews
"takes place"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 5 reviews
"mouth watering"
in 2 reviews
"strawberries"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An array of fresh fruit, vegetables and fish. The market smelt fresh unlike some foreign markets. There were also butchers selling a diverse choice of meats.

Thank Debs H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful market filled with fresh fish, seafood, meat, fruits and veggies! Very fun to walk around and check out each vendor. Great jams and preserves as well as juices and treats! Parking, while busy, was available on the street close by for a fee....More

Thank sunwineandpasta
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

two halls one fish the other fruit , veg and other stuff in two large indoor halls. well worth a visit any day. But do try and get to the outdoor market on a Saturday morning to get the real buzz of the local market

Thank jimmy140
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

not sure what to say in this review. just two covered markets one selling fish the other selling fruit and veg. building on the outside look nice.

Thank kenny10564
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

The two covered markets are open 6 days a week and on a Saturday you also have the local outside market. Just wander the stalls which are a splash of colour, smells and noise and enjoy mixing with the local people going about their life.

Thank johnhp702
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is a real market, with fabulous produce at reasonable prices. Luckily we had an apartment when we stayed in Olhao, so we were able to sample some of the produce, including beautiful fresh strawberries, melons etc. we also couldn’t resist the fresh tuna, which...More

Thank Majella21
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I guess it depends on the day and time. We got there monday 11am and firsh market was more or less empty (only 5 stalls or so) and fruit market about 2/3 but nothing special. Also the town of Olhao is boring... so sorry to...More

Thank Dafne07
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit with the chef from a local restaurant. That reservation provided this jet lagged lazy bones to be sure to get up On time. I love the vibrancy of markets like this and it is a perfect opportunity to see...More

Thank Iintrepid
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We stayed in Olhao in an apartment that was about a 5 minute walk away from the market. A number of mornings we went to the market to purchase fruit, nuts and spices, just to name a few things. There are two buildings. One dedicated...More

2  Thank Jill K
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the atmosphere !lively and the produce you can get there cannot be fresher! Great value for money if you self cater .Fish meat veg fruit..... cheezzzz Little coffee shops surounding sell drinks and snacks the view of the docks noce too. Worth a...More

Thank Aurelija S
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Joy C
20 December 2017|
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Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
We visited on a Saturday and there were both clothes and food stalls.
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Joy C
20 December 2017|
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Response from christine0253 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few clothes shoes and bags at Saturday market but mostly fruit and veg it’s not a very good one really .the main market halls are on all week in the mornings with one of them being the fish market and the... More
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Georges J
5 June 2016|
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Response from irenajm | Reviewed this property |
Also every morning for fish, veg,meat etc
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