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Mercado Publico de Porto Alegre

Largo Jornalista Glenio Peres | Glênio Peres Square, Downtown, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90020-050, Brazil
+55 51 3289 4801
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Perfect Saturday Market Destination

The Mercado Publico is packed full of fresh vegetables, fruits and meats, as well as dried food... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Lisa V
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Carrying Place, Canada
Relaxing

Mercado Público it is place for lots to see and do . It easy to take kids to enjoy a day out with... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Clau B
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  • Excellent36%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
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“public market” (27 reviews)
“fruit” (28 reviews)
“ice cream” (15 reviews)
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Largo Jornalista Glenio Peres | Glênio Peres Square, Downtown, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90020-050, Brazil
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+55 51 3289 4801
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"fruit"
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"great market"
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"great place to eat"
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"local experience"
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"market place"
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Mercado Publico is packed full of fresh vegetables, fruits and meats, as well as dried food goods, teas, etc. It's a very busy spot at any given time. Restaurants, and lots of places to eat there and at surrounding restaurants. A must see in...More

Thank Lisa V
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Mercado Público it is place for lots to see and do . It easy to take kids to enjoy a day out with family ,

Thank Clau B
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

This place has a lot of stores and restaurants, with typical food and locals objects to buy. The people that hope to know a little more about the gaucha culture, it is a good option.

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We visited the public market of Porto Alegre one afternoon, a place to visit, find handicrafts and local textiles, drinks, fast food and some formal restaurants, many local people and tourists. you can get any spice or Creole food.my wife was fascinated with the textiles...More

Thank pablo v
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Would you like to feel like a local in Porto Alegre? So, go into the Public Market! The feverish atmosphere, the mix of scents, the stores on the first floor with several kinds of 'erva mate' (the powder of Ilex paraguayensis leaves that the gaúchos...More

Thank Renata N
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Like most such buildings in many other Brazilian cities this one is time worn and somewhat grubby, with the usual vast assortment of stalls selling everything imaginable, including stores specializing in chimarrão products, that peculiar gaucho beverage typical to the southern part of the country....More

Thank ajaceman
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

excellent place for grocery shopping, fish, meat and all sorts of things. Can find all kinds of spices, culinary things

Thank Estela Suzana H
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Good place to visit, eat, buy gifts and souvenirs. Porto Alegre is full of beggars, and it can bother visitors.

Thank pedroms2013
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

If you visit Porto Alegre, do not miss a visit to this market. It is in a beautiful building (sadly only partially restored on the upper floor after a fire some three or four years ago). There is a great range of stalls, selling everything...More

Thank Bryony M
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

The market is located in the centre of Porto Alegre in a nice old building. You can find all the fruits and vegetables you need + cold cuts, cheeses and typical products from the south (chimarrao tea and mug). They also have a few candomble...More

Thank Amelie_Tomoko
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