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Great Local Market

This is the best local food market. Not the fancy or modern-type as Mercado dear San Miguel or... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Madrid, Spain
via mobile
Experience the real spanish market

Love this place! My partner is spanish and we always go here when we are at home. There are never... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best local food market. Not the fancy or modern-type as Mercado dear San Miguel or Fuencarral, but with lots of great food stands from everywhere. Best place to to go for a vermouth on a weekend. Also great music and atmosphere. Try...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Love this place! My partner is spanish and we always go here when we are at home. There are never many tourists there and the food and beverages are delicious. The surrounding neighbourhood is also great to explore after you have filled yourself up.

2  Thank shaday422
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Mercado San Fernando is a great supermarket we visited on our resent holiday to Madrid were we had a grand time. On any holiday I take I detest the thought of shopping ,I hate the hassle but this market offers something that i really enjoy...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 12 May 2018

This local market was recommended to us by our free walking tour guide, as the San Miguel market does not have vegan options. Thankfully we had the time to walk to San Fernando and enjoy our meals there, the place was very big but still...More

1  Thank LenaVS
Reviewed 21 April 2018

A family member who lives in the area took us here. It's a local's market with excellent stalls, all you need to buy for a good meal and great beers and wine. Check out La Buena Pinta for a selection of good beers. Don't go...More

1  Thank CoxieandBaggy
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We are sick and tired of the tourist trap called Mercado San Miguel. The market Mercado San Fernando has it all. Friendly atmosphere. Nice eateries. Fine drinking places. Everything just calls for coming back and back ... so we will :-)

3  Thank JBPurgerFrb
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Great atmosphere of locals eating and drinking an amazing range of food and wine! Bring cash though.

1  Thank Michael J
Reviewed 1 February 2018

One Sunday in December 2017 my friend and I went to El Rasto and the end of the afternoon we decided to explore the around. Walking through several streets we saw this building and asked about it. It is a non tourist market. Full of...More

1  Thank Aury D
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I live in Madrid and I usually go to this market. You can choose among the huge variety of food (spanish -León, Asturias- and international -greek, portuguese, japanesse and vegetarian too) and you also have some diferent places to taste wine and beer. Love it!

1  Thank vaninka
Reviewed 10 December 2017

If you are staying in La Latina then this market is a must, its non-touristy and is very interesting especially for food lovers. The is a store at the end of the market that specializes in spanish omlettes and they offer a wide variety at...More

2  Thank Mo Z
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Walking into this neighbourhood is like entering a
different country ... except it's hard to tell which
one it is. One side of Calle Lavapiés is lined with
Indian restaurants, the other with kebab shops. Men in
traditional African clothing convene outside their
businesses for long chats, and people shout to each
other across plazas and streets. Interspersed among
ethnic specialty shops are independent theaters and
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