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Local market

Its good to walk around a local market and see the fresh produce that is available. I always see... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
David R
Adelaide, Australia

As with all the markets in Vietnam, I find them very interesting and I always look for the weird... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Alice Springs, Australia
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23 Feb 2018
“Local market”
9 Jan 2018
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Chau Doc, Vietnam
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

You will find it easy to acess, right along the bank of the Bassac river. It's really busy with lots of goods, venders, special local foods like Banh Bo, Bun Ca, Banh Mi... Dried fishes are alo specially "smell", but nice for the locals like:...More

Thank Javier16hernan
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We walked through this market in a hurray, pot holes, dirty, very dirty, smelly and just not inviting. Been to many markets in Asia and this would rate in the lowest.

Thank 533melvync
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

nothing bad! just feel local people life when you get there! especially Vietnam noodle was the most delicious food. And fruit as well!

Thank patrick y
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Its good to walk around a local market and see the fresh produce that is available. I always see some new food item that I havent seen before and I was with vietnamese friends who bought some for me to try which adds to the...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

You can find everything here, especially local goods: fish sauce, jaggery sugar,.... You could buy something for gifts!

Thank Thùy L
Reviewed 9 January 2018

As with all the markets in Vietnam, I find them very interesting and I always look for the weird and wonderful - and this market is no exception. Don't expect a clean market as in Australia or Europe, this one can be a bit smelly....More

Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 7 June 2017

So special for finding alot of local food in Chau Doc Market. Your are never seen before such as: Banh Bo Thot Not, Mam Ca, Bun Ca (Thot Not's Rice cake, Fish Sauce). Beliave you have the great time for foodie at there.

Thank David_Su_282
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Varieties of selection and good service were almost in every eating places. Sometime language barrier can be a little problems.

Thank PasongS
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The place has been discovered before and all the market ladies have their English menu ready in hand. Some even speak English or have someone nearby to help out. Food is reasonably priced, a bit cheaper than other cities (about 5K). Quality is decent but...More

Thank miketravels2016
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is the local market for locals buying mostly fruit and vegetables and odd and ends. It is not set up for tourists or selling tourist tat. So it's just viewing the colourful local life at work, and you can just spend a pleasant hour...More

Thank Kevin S
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