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Acatras del Mercado - Galeria de Arte

Yacare 1595, Montevideo 11001, Uruguay
+598 2915 2492
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Acatras Del Mercado has some very interesting items done by local artists.

Acatras Del Mercado has some very interesting items done by local artists. They shipped a vase... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
rachelrivlin
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Osprey, Florida
Look behind the door

A store that is full of surprises and unique objects and one I did not notice until my second... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
bwhuseby
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Denver, Colorado
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The gallery offers a varied selection of fine arts and crafts, all by Uruguayan artists. Unique pieces exhibited in a special setting.Art and architecture are combined in an exceptional fashion.Visit us, You will receive personalized attention and good information.We ship all over the world,we speak Spanish and English.A special atention is made to the clients who mention that they have saw us in tripadvisor.
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  • Average5%
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Yacare 1595, Montevideo 11001, Uruguay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Acatras Del Mercado has some very interesting items done by local artists. They shipped a vase that I purchased in a sturdy box that was constructed by hand in the store. The vase came in perfect condition. I was very pleased.

1  Thank rachelrivlin
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

A store that is full of surprises and unique objects and one I did not notice until my second visit. It was a tall sculpture sitting behind the front door. I saw it for the first time and had it shipped to the states. The...More

1  Thank bwhuseby
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

There isn't much I can add to the excellent reviews below, other than don't miss this one if you enjoy exceptional arts, crafts and jewelry. There is a nice range of prices so that you don't have to "break the bank" to take home gifts,...More

1  Thank G8T0RGAL
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is a delightful and interest small shop very near the cruise ship terminal. Most of the items are locally made with an excellent selection of art and jewelry. Do not miss this shop.

1  Thank DFHENDY
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Located right at the port in a very trendy, tourist area. They have some great art that is made locally. Also very reasonable priced.

1  Thank Rschagrin
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

We were wandering around, looking for local crafts (of which we found many) and came upon Acatras del Mercado - and were so glad we did! What a wonderful little gallery, with so many art pieces of different types. My husband found a painting upstairs...More

1  Thank OliverandLisa
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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

So happy we wandered into this store on our cruise stop! It was filled with unique and lovely pieces by local artists. I purchased a handmade penguin and a nativity scene carved into a gourd that we will enjoy each Christmas ! The owner was...More

1  Thank Leslie E
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

There's a lot of very cool local art of all different prices. If you're looking for something to take home from your time in Montevideo, this place has lots of options.

1  Thank blsnwbrdr
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

Spotted this store on TripAdvisor when researching my recent trip to Montevideo - so decided to call in. I was not disappointed. The store has a great collection of fabulous artwork by local artisans and are so helpful and more than happy to chat and...More

1  Thank Cedarwoodguy
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Some really interesting pieces but I couldn't walk past a particular pair of ceramic tiles depicting Montevideo's Carnaval by Lilian Giannecchini. The size and weight of my new purchases meant I would need them shipped back to me in Australia and it is in this...More

1  Thank Donna-n-Bruce
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