We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Messy/unsafe place”
Review of Mercado Municipal

Mercado Municipal
Ranked #28 of 75 things to do in Granada
Attraction details
Reviewed 14 May 2013

Depending on what you're looking for, this place might not be for you. It's chaotic and smelly in there, but if you want to have the real idea of how life for the locals is, then you should see it for yourself and let the cultural shock speak. You won't find crafts in it, for that go to Masaya, here you will find cheap everyday stuff. Try to blend in with the locals and not wear many things, watch for pinpockets and you should be fine. The market building is actually really pretty in it's own way.

Thank JuanK1990
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (37)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

22 - 26 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2013

Mercado Central is worth a visit : not only to buy your fresh fruits and vegetables, but to get a taste of the way of living of the Granadinos. Just go into the covered part of the market take a stroll in the numerous small lanes, let your sense of discovery guide you and when you are lost : it's time to practice your Spanish.

1  Thank Diane G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 April 2013 via mobile

After buying veggies and fruit i had a rainbow of small colorful plastic bags!
Make sure to find the old lady in the back making fresh tortillas!!

Thank kayrez
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 September 2017
Google Translation

1  Thank AndreSka28
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile
Google Translation

Thank Lymaga Z
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Mercado Municipal also viewed

Granada, Granada Department
Granada, Granada Department
 

Been to Mercado Municipal? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing