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El Mercado Corona

Avenida Hidalgo, Guadalajara, Mexico
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The New Version of an Old Market

Several years ago the "old" El Mercado Corona burned and the replacement was to be in a style in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ajijic, Mexico
Small selection of Brazilian goods

Small supermarket with products from Brazil, Argentina, Mexico mostly, and others. It is the only... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Tania D
via mobile
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good46%
  • Average32%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pozole” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
“merchants” (3 reviews)
Avenida Hidalgo, Guadalajara, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several years ago the "old" El Mercado Corona burned and the replacement was to be in a style in keeping with Guadalajara´s historic buildings and markets. This architecture is not representative of the old style however, it is open and clean. Many of the same...More

Thank windsorcottage
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Small supermarket with products from Brazil, Argentina, Mexico mostly, and others. It is the only one for president products in the area. There is also a hot lunch service. I have never eaten here. Prices are OK.

Thank Tania D
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We traveled from Puerto Vallarta on a 2 day shopping trip to Tlaquepaque and Tonala. We thoroughly enjoyed both areas but would have probably needed another 2 days to truly appreciate all of the sites etc ... Worth the trip for sure!

Thank Rick O
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Just like every other market, but is close to historic city center. Access to local food and see locals buying daily necessities on the top floors. Good way to people watch.

Thank CarmenSandiego2012
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to experience real Mexican tacos, menudo birria, pozole this is the place. Prices 3 tacos for 27 pesos. Today's exchange $1.50 for 3. You will also find all kinds of herbs, religious figurines it's just a great place to see. Not far...More

Thank NativeMextraveler
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I visit once in a while, theres flowers, food, beverages, snacks, and many locals selling fruit & vegetables.

Thank Karim S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Why? The food is great. Try it all! It might take a couple of days to really get to try almost every thing the market has to offer. Want some real tacos? Ask for some "barbacoa" tacos or "tacos al pastor". In the mood for...More

1  Thank Maria P
Reviewed 11 March 2016

El Mercado Corona was destroyed by fire a few years ago however there are several city blocks in the neighborhood of the now defunct Mercado Corona where you can buy fresh inexpensive produce, and dried goods including food stuffs, clothing and prepared food.

Thank TeacherNia
Reviewed 5 July 2015

El Mercado Corona burned down. They are now rebuilding it I like to go down and watch the excavation and watch them tie the steel for the new concrete. It should open again by the first of the year. And if you are looking for...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Do you like my title? Amazingly, it only begins to tell the story of this shopping district in El Centro GDL. Sandra and I approached the Mercado Corona from the east, having visited a small art museum catty wampus from Teatro Degollado that is not...More

1  Thank JeffLookinatFish
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