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Mercado Publico de Porto Alegre

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A bit messy as expected, but found very good fresh local products. Price was reasonable. Overall... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
Sydney, Australia
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afternoon at the market.

We visited the public market of Porto Alegre one afternoon, a place to visit, find handicrafts and... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
pablo v
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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Largo Jornalista Glenio Peres | Glênio Peres Square, Downtown, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90020-050, Brazil
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love Public Market in Porto Alegre. There you will find all sorts of fresh foods including vegetables, meat, fish, baked goods, and so forth as well as handmade crafts, antiques and some wonderful restaurants. It is a visual feast for the eyes: bright colors,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael D
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

A bit messy as expected, but found very good fresh local products. Price was reasonable. Overall good experience

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tomes78
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

I recommend an excellent cachacaria on the side near the pinacoteca. Nice neo classical architecture. Everything is authentic there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

An old market, the first and only one in the city, busy and alive every day of the week. Packed with some typical restaurants, some of them part of the political city history, they offer the freshest local cuisine. A must.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank leonelcampos
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

you must visit this spot if want to know more about the culture in South of Brazil. Excelent food, drinks and souveniers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lucasbaldissera
Reviewed 29 April 2018

The Mercado Publico is packed full of fresh vegetables, fruits and meats, as well as dried food goods, teas, etc. It's a very busy spot at any given time. Restaurants, and lots of places to eat there and at surrounding restaurants. A must see in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Mercado Público it is place for lots to see and do . It easy to take kids to enjoy a day out with family ,

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Clau B
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This place has a lot of stores and restaurants, with typical food and locals objects to buy. The people that hope to know a little more about the gaucha culture, it is a good option.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Fedaliza
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We visited the public market of Porto Alegre one afternoon, a place to visit, find handicrafts and local textiles, drinks, fast food and some formal restaurants, many local people and tourists. you can get any spice or Creole food.my wife was fascinated with the textiles...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank pablo v
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Would you like to feel like a local in Porto Alegre? So, go into the Public Market! The feverish atmosphere, the mix of scents, the stores on the first floor with several kinds of 'erva mate' (the powder of Ilex paraguayensis leaves that the gaúchos...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Renata N
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