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Central Market Hall (Tsentralni Hali)

pluven kompleksMaria Luiza 28, Sofia 1164, Bulgaria
29-44-52-209-9464-158213739
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  • Poor8%
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pluven kompleksMaria Luiza 28, Sofia 1164, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Covered Market Hall built in 1911 in Neo-Renaissance style with elements of Neo-Byzantine as well as Neo-Baroque architecture. Just a main market-place inside.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to markets ALL OVER the world.......Central Market Hall was underwhelming. You can certainly find something to snack on......or have a coffee....or purchase souvenirs.......but that's not us. it wasn't out of our way, because we WERE going to the Mosque and the Synagogue. Others...More

Thank morewierd
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing exterior, art nouveau style. Inside is modern. Bakery, meat, fish, cheese and vegetable stores. We sat at a cafe and rested our weary legs.

Thank John W
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely market. Full of souvenir shops and several food markets. It is a must visit in Sofia! You can also find Roses of Boulgaria in there! Perfect market

Thank MelinaMoyseos
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The Central Market Hall is a very close to the Banya Bashi Mosque or the Sofia Synagogue. it's a nice place to stop by for a taste of Bulgarian culinary culture or to buy handicrafts. It's small and interesting. One of the popular shops is...More

Thank Emira T
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I knew the outcome before visiting and before planning my trip to Bulgaria so that I weren't disappointed too much ! Got to agree with some other reviews here or at least bits of it, yes food and other items seems bit limited, what I...More

Thank Mark t
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A relatively small hall offering limited choices of food, drink, and general items. The most interesting aspect is the building itself, rather than the contents!

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Thank JONATHAN B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Free entry - discrete photography allowed ... The Tsentralni Hali is the place to go for your Bulgarian delights - meats, bakery, wine, fruit and vegies and so much more - including a huge discount "hair and skin and bauty" shop upstairs ... Try the...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Walked through the market on my way to the synagogue. The outside of the building looks more interesting than the interior. Your average mini mall.

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 3 April 2017

On the outside this hall is a rather ornate Neo-Renaissance building with Baroque and Byzantine features. Look out for the Sofia coat-of-arms over the main entrance. Also note the clock tower. This structure was first opened in 1911. On the ground floor there are some...More

1  Thank Raymond W
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