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Central Market

Situated in the centre of the town and easy to find is this typical fresh produce market. Not as... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
PJsTips
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Stevenage, United Kingdom
Great place good produce

Fresh vegetables and fish in a pleasant clean market, more choice than local supermarkets and many... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
David M
,
Barnsley
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12 Apr 2018
“Central Market”
22 Dec 2017
“Great place good produce”
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Avenida Sao Joao de Deus, Portimao 8500-508, Portugal
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Maybe we were wrong to choose evening workhours, but there were only few stands, all with the same production, which didn't seem too much like "local farmer's market". After central market in Cadiz and market near bus station in Lagos, this was very disappointing. Also...More

1  Thank AnsisBValmiera
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

great friendly people great products lovely little cafe bar when the weathers not great worth a couple of hours to look round at the exotic fruit and veg

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Situated in the centre of the town and easy to find is this typical fresh produce market. Not as large as some of the other markets we have seen, but there is still enough of the fish, meats, and farm produce to get a feel...More

Thank PJsTips
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Have been going to Alvor for 30yrs and this is always our first stop for FRESH fish and also fruit and veg,great to look around and you must have a hot custard tart.

2  Thank johnnylobster
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Fab food, freshest fish, meat, fruit and vegetables cheaper than going to supermarkets. Great lavender honey too.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Fresh vegetables and fish in a pleasant clean market, more choice than local supermarkets and many speak a bit of English but not all. It’s location is well back from the river and beach so a bike with panniers is needed if you are in...More

2  Thank David M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

What is there to say about a market? Portimao is a very quiet town not 'polluted' by the tourist industry. You see it when you wander around town are sit down in any of the many cafés. This market is an example of how you...More

2  Thank Toekook
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Next time I go to Portimao I'd like to stay in a flat with a state of the art kitchen so I could buy fresh produce from this market to cook at home. The market is spotless, the selection of seafood, meat and fruit and...More

2  Thank seawife
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a paradise for self caterers who don't mind splashing on some luxury fish and cooking it at home. Super affordable and super fresh. The choice of fruit and vegetables is good and there's lots of good cheese too.

3  Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Nice market with good vegetables and seafood. Would recommend to come here after 0800 a.m. only. People were friendly. On Monday there is no fish coz Sunday fisherman doesn't work. If on Sunday fish is there or makrekt close I haven't checked. Small playground area...More

1  Thank tealyc
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barbara g
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We got the same info. Opens daily except Sundays. 7.00 - 14.00 and opens again in the afternoon.
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