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Marche de Port Mathurin

Port Mathurin, Mauritius
+230 5973 8976
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Wonderful Place

Very typical of Rodrigues. Items might seem a bit pricey but it's must see place when visiting... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Anouchka E
via mobile
Nice but not a must

I did a visit on Saturday which was meant to be the Day of "BAZAAR", But nothing as such amazed me... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Fuzzy337
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“fruit” (6 reviews)
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Port Mathurin, Mauritius
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+230 5973 8976
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"fruit"
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"saturday morning"
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"local souvenirs"
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"fried fish"
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"cakes"
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"rodrigues island"
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"porc"
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"saturday market"
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"bags"
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"glimpse"
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"mauritius"
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"types"
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"hats"
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"pickles"
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"chillies"
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"artisanal"
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Very typical of Rodrigues. Items might seem a bit pricey but it's must see place when visiting Rodrigues

Thank Anouchka E
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

I did a visit on Saturday which was meant to be the Day of "BAZAAR", But nothing as such amazed me. Everything was so expensive and they don't want you to bargain on prices which was very sad for them because they lost many potential...More

Thank Fuzzy337
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Port Mathurin market is sadly dominated by imported goods. Fish and a few local vegetable are surrounded by imported fruit and vegetables, many from Mauritius. The abundance of land should produce more. The artisanal chutneys and honey products at an amazingly low price are a...More

Thank businessman B
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

A last minute change in our plans was to go to Rodrigues Island for a week instead of 2 weeks in Mauritius. The idea was to go learn how to Kite. But unfortunately mother nature had other plans and she gave us no wind for...More

1  Thank Zelda H
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely experience, we picked up some great fruit and veg, had some street food. Picked up some “pima confit” which is one of my favourites! Preserved Chillies - Very Hot :) The streets had a lovely atmosphere, full of people, singing, music!...More

Thank Nadina K
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

The market is really buzzing on Saturday morning. SATURDAY MORNING AS FROM 06h30 !!! You can buy all archards, piments, etc... but also hand made bags, hats, etc... Bring some cash this is the place to get a glimpse of the local culture and local...More

Thank vishist
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

The market was really buzzing on Saturday morning. I came across many Mauritians and Reunionais more than the locals. Obviously there was the Rodrigues Trail the next day which explains why the place was overcrowded. I myself was there for the trail on Sunday and...More

Thank Ashwin R
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Great place to shop for local foods, dried fish , seafoods, fruits , pickles & preserves. Honey (all types of them) , Jam, concentrate juice... the list goes on ... and the best of all : the fruit Tourte (pie). bought & ate loads of...More

Thank IronMuZz
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very attractive place especially on Saturdays.worth visiting! Very colourful with all types of bio vegetables.opens very early in the morning .crowded with local people and tourists. Souvenir shops filled with beautiful products.

1  Thank charlesmeunier
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The people are lovely and lively. They will easily engage with the people as well as advise. The smell is just awesome of honey and other local delicacies like the famous "limon". We bought some chillies and the hotel room was totally immersed in the...More

Thank r c
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