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Mercado Do Peixe

Largo Mercado, Quarteira 8125-168, Portugal
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Good local fish market

Nice fish market at the end of the promenade in Quarteira. Vegetable market next door so you can do... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
paulpalace
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Loule, Portugal
A Fish-I nations Experience....

This is a small Fish Market on the seafront and well worth visiting to marvel at all the different... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Noel W
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Largo Mercado, Quarteira 8125-168, Portugal
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Nice fish market at the end of the promenade in Quarteira. Vegetable market next door so you can do all your shopping,

Thank paulpalace
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This is a small Fish Market on the seafront and well worth visiting to marvel at all the different types of freshly caught fish. All the store holders are friendly and ready and willing to name the various species. We were not in the market...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

go there if you want lots of choice and very fresh fish and take a stroll along the beach while you are there.

Thank Isis M
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to find fresh food. Fish is a bit expensive, but fruits have reasonible price and variety is very good. Mangis ready to be eaten, papaijas and stuff you cannot find from the local stores.

Thank Jonna N
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for fresh off the boat fish! All different type and prices. Very colorful place. Even if you aren't interested in buying it is a place worth experiencing!

Thank Beth G
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Always visit fruit market. Excellent displays of fruit and vegetables . Lovely to try fruit before you buy . There's also a butcher in market again counter display good . Nice and clean . Next door fish market

Thank Carol K
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

It's worth seeking out this awesome fish market. If prawns are your thing, get there early and buy some of the famous quarteira prawns. Forget prawns, think lobster minus the claws ! They are huge. Not cheap at 13 euros for 2 but one each...More

Thank Phil R
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

The fruit & veg market is next to the fish market. It sell an amazing range of fresh local produce, but the one pl ace to visit is the Butchers shop, run by Ana and her son Carlos.They sell a great range of local meats,...More

Thank tuppence190
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The fish comes off the boats in Quarteira, they are accounted for at the "lotta" and sold in bulk to the vendors. Some vendors will buy directly to grocery stores or large restaurants, but many others will sell their fresh fish at the Mercado do...More

1  Thank teachingtravels15-17
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Stop by the fish market early daily for fresh fish straight from the boat! Great experience just to see what goes on there!

Thank Beth G
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Ian C
5 June 2015|
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Response from Cpucc001 | Reviewed this property |
The market itself seems to be open every day but weekdays are the best bet. There's also a restaurant in the middle of the place which is likely what SusieB53 is referring to but I'm not sure.
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thallee
8 April 2015|
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Response from Cpucc001 | Reviewed this property |
The fish market seems to open at 830 and close around 1430 but it's an inexact time
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