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Address: 12 Rue Louis Blanc, 06400 Cannes, France
Phone Number: (0)492998422
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Activities: Shopping
Description: This traditional French outdoor market specializes in quality produce...
This traditional French outdoor market specializes in quality produce harvested by local farmers.
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Favourite market in the world

I love this fresh produce market! Always makes me smile! Love going back here on each visit to Cannes!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

I love this fresh produce market! Always makes me smile! Love going back here on each visit to Cannes!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is a great farmer's market to visit if you're in Cannes. We had the good fortune to stay in an apartment right in front of the market so we visit the market every morning. They actually start setting up at 4 AM! They are there until 1 PM. The market is huge! But there is a lot of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great place,,,very typical of the markets I've seen in France. Friendly locals appreciate you stopping to admire and even buy their goods. Never any pressure to buy...and tasting is a bonus. Not always inexpensive...but always looks super fresh. Its where the locals shop. Great experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Go early. The Forville market is a wonderful way to start your day in Cannes. It's like a gallery of food and flowers, all artfully displayed. And the freshness makes it all taste as good as it looks. The berries are incredibly flavourful - strawberries and raspberries in particular - and the melons! You can buy cheese and meat, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Well worth the visit if you are interested in fresh local produce. Be aware that it becomes a flea market on Mondays. This is different to the flea market held on Saturdays and Sundays held along Les allés de la Liberté Charles de Gaulle and the Promenade de la Pantiero.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

It was Sunday, and this place was packed. Great produce. Samples of cheeses and meats. We enjoyed a light lunch in an adjoins cafe, whilst a band set up and started playing. Vibrant and interesting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

While the rest of the city is slowly waking up, hit the market when it opens around 7 am. The cafes along the side of the halls are open for coffee and pastries, then get produce, olives, meats, cheeses, teas and herbs in this "real" market - no touristy olive bowls or lavender sachets here. Super easy and cheap parking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

What a great place to get fresh produce, meat, cheese, bread and flowers! And people watch! It is a bustling place but the people seem to be polite and not pushy. If you don't speak French, it is ok. Point and describe how much or the vendors will find someone who speaks English. A delightful experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A really nice market place with a wide range of fresh products. Fish, vegetables, fruits and much more in a nice and vivid atmosphere. Prices are rather high.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

When we're in Cannes we always come here and buy breakfast every day. It is not very cheap, but everything is fresh and delicious. Fresh flowers, cheese, bread, fruit and meats. And take a cup of coffee in one of the cafés along the sides.

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Address: 12 Rue Louis Blanc, 06400 Cannes, France
Phone Number: (0)492998422
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cannes

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