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Mercado Avenida 5 de Outubro | Sea Side Center, Olhao 8700-306, Portugal
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All reviews fruit fish market saturday morning saturday market fresh produce outdoor market local market seafood large indoor huge range covered market locals and visitors nice market authentic experience feast for the eyes preserves takes place
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Love this place! Super fresh fish Fresh produce Very good meats and pork products. Chorizo portugués and local artesano cheeses are to die for.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mckerzie
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Only on Saturday can this really be called a market, as this is the only day that there are any stalls selling other than cheap clothing, mostly of Asian/Indian origin. Walking through the market on any day is like "running the gauntlet" as the over...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank lurcher25
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Visited the market about noon on a Saturday. Outside stalls with more durable goods. Inside a feast for the eyes with fish and seafood, beautiful fruits and vegetables. Nuts, dried fruit, beans, herbs, everything!

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Debra P
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This market have two buildings. In one fish in the other fruits etc. The building is very old and very nice. The best time to visit is in the morning. Parking is a little bit a problem.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mario R
Reviewed 9 October 2018

There are 2 permanent Market Halls, one fish, the other fruit and vegetables, plus an outdoor food market on Saturday mornings. Not really a tourist attraction unless you are self catering. We found that by arriving at around 11.30 - 12.00, when traders are packing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank CMSonhol
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely lovely experience. As a vegetarian this is a perfect place to pick up a wide variety of fresh fruit and vegetables. They also have a good selection of dried fruits and nuts. On Saturdays the market extends along the street lining the coast with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jigs28
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Made a pit-stop there from Faro to Tavira after a local's recommendation. There is parking nearby and even though metered, really cheap for Europe (2h was around 1€), but the streets are narrow and the traffic was busy on a Saturday, so it might take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank chessu
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Quite easy to park.lots to buy form clothes to food, gifts, fruit veg and fish.haggle for prices as bargains to be had.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DawnMoore999
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The fish market is full of different species of fish and seafood. All of them look very fresh. Also the veggie market is full of local products.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 690andreiv
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Open daily from 07:00 to 13:00 except on sundays. One of the most typical market of the region, taken place inside 2 large red buildings along the marina. One building is dedicated to fish, the other one to fruits & vegs, meat and more. Other...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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30 September 2018|
Response from johnhp702 | Reviewed this property |
Hi You may be best to email them: geral@mercadosdeolhao.pt Regards, John
19 December 2017|
Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
We visited on a Saturday and there were both clothes and food stalls.
19 December 2017|
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