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Ruzafa Market (Mercado de Ruzafa)

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Neighbourhood: Russafa
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Address: Plaza Baron de Cortes, s/n, Valencia, Spain
Phone Number: +34 963 74 40 25

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We just came from the main market, and compared to that this is quaint. Lots of produce, and nice and organized. It's also in a nice neighbourhood!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just came from the main market, and compared to that this is quaint. Lots of produce, and nice and organized. It's also in a nice neighbourhood!

Thank StephanDn
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The ruzafa market is a lovelt market. Not as big as the central market and definately not as crowded, but with less tourist a very nice and autentic place!

Thank Freek v
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Smaller and not as charming as the more famous Cantral Market but still very nice. Not in a touristic area so it's "the real thing". I found here the "chufas" to make horchata at home, at a fraction of the price of the street vendors in touristic places.

Thank Ema M
Stebbing, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

I like this market. Interesting building (retro) and prices better than the Centro Mercado. Great coffee supplier who roasts her own beans and knows what she is talking about. As a coffee freak I like this and this is the only specialist supplier I have found in Valencia.

Thank jonb12340
New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

In the middle of a newly trendy, hipster and exciting neighborhood lies an amazing market. Not as big as Mercado Central, but offers just as much or even more. Produce is fresh and very well priced, lots of places to get souvenirs or canned and jarred food, meat and fresh seafood.I noticed more locals than tourist shopping here.

Thank naky00
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

The central mercado is a wonderful building,and a good market,but choc full of tourists.This however,is a better bet for those who wish to do some shopping.Modern building,and very good range of products.

Thank Mike G
Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Called in at this market on my travels through Ruzafa. Ruzafa is in the old part of the city but this is a more modern market and does not have the grand appearance of the central market (Plaça del Mercado). It is however a quality market with brut ugly displayed food which is good quality. The fish stalls are a... More 

Thank northants90
Valencia, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Great market - similar to the Mercado Central but on a smaller scale without the grand building and the tourists

Thank Traceyburnett57
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Went here and bought a few different bits for a nice picnic. Not as great as the Mercado market in the Center, but lovely people and lovely food. Would recommend visiting both!

Thank PAJ1988
Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

This is not as large or as diverse or as beautiful as the central market, but it is also a lot less crowded. We stopped here when we were in the area for a wonderful selection of fresh fruit and juices when the temperatures were scorching. I especially enjoyed the delicious watermelon juice at several vendors as a light way... More 

Thank JPA-Miami

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