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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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Lots of local produce

A great market with local produce from around the region. Nothing more than you would expect in France. Worth a visit just to look if not to buy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reading, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

A great market with local produce from around the region. Nothing more than you would expect in France. Worth a visit just to look if not to buy.

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Antibes, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I exclusively come to Forville on mondays, for the antiques, flea market and - last but not least - incredible selection of french used books, all priced at 1 € by local "bouquiniste" Dimitri Davidoff, a tall good-looking ruffian of a fellow who is 100% french in spite of his name! Dimitri has read most of the hundreds of books... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Staying close by Forville Market offered the unexpected bonus of shopping like a Cannois! Pack a picnic for your day trip to Illes de St Honorat: trays of berries, magnificent local cheeses in a diversity I've never seen before. Vegetables, olives, tapenade, nuts and fresh truffles - tres bon! The market is surrounded by cafes and patisseries and classic al... More 

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Le Pradet, France
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My husband, son and I visited the market on a Monday, which is the day the market is filled with antique vendors. Plenty of awesome, good quality, unique antiques to look through with a wide range of price points. There are some pricy objects, but you can also find great deals! I heartily recommend a visit if you are in... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Lots to see and sample. Beautiful market with lots of places to eat near by so you could sit have a glass of wine and people watch.

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Grasse, France
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65 reviews 65 reviews
45 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We love to visit the Forville market on a Saturday morning and are always enchanted by the beautiful produce, so well displayed. Its always busy but not too overwhelming and there is a nice mix of local Cannois ladies and gents going about their business and a richly cosmopolitan blend of tourists from all over the world, clearly enjoying the... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Wonderful fresh vegetables, fruits and salads. Fish stalls, butchers, charcuterie and cheeses. And let's not forget the flowers. The Forville market is wonderful and the true sole of Cannes. And after I recommend a glass of wine and sharing platter at Cave ets Vallauris in the traffic free street behind the market and running up toward the railway.

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Sydney, Australia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Came here with my 2 year old and bought some of the best home made dried apricots, fresh strawberries and beautiful cherry tomatoes I've ever had. Also bought olives, and tapanades from a stall that was happy for you up taste test. Friendly vendors and fresh beautiful produce - definately worth the trip

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Dublin, Ireland
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129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Je pourrais passer deux heures de marche environ en admirant le merveilleux produits que l'on trouve rarement dans un supermarché. This is somewhere the locals shop. From flowers to fresh vegetables and fruit, fish, meat, cheese and other delights, this is a wonderful market. Arrive early before the sun rises and the town wakens up, and to have a wider... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Worth to make a stop there to get some fresh fruits, cheese or olives.. Degustation is a must at the butchers as well. The taste of the local cheese and fresh fruits is incredible. Like from an Jamie Oliver trip :)

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