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Mercato dell'Esquilino

via Principe Amedeo, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Ranked #7 of 236 shopping in Rome
Type: Flea/ Street Markets
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North Redington Beach, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Get a picnic, take some photos, try some exotic food -- this was one of our most fun mornings in Rome.

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Lexington, Kentucky
13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

A little hard to find but the address on here is right but with the building #being 184! The hours are Friday, and Sat from 9-5pm. Mon. Tues. wed. and thur from 9-3pm! Closed Sundays. There were many stalls of fresh meat, seafood, spices and tuns of vegetables/fruit with many things being a third of the price of grocery stores.... More

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Washington, DC
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138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I am fortunate to have a rented apartment just a few blocks from the Mercato. What a lively place it is and you can find your food's desire with little trouble here. They have fresh vegetables and fruits both seasonal and exotic and butchers who will send you home with the cut of meat or seafood you are looking for.... More

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Lempaala, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

The market of Piazza Vittorio used to be an open-air market, but it has since been moved to a markethall very close to the piazza. I've only visited the new incarnation, "Nuevo Mercato", which is the most diverse and rich market I've ever visited. We were staying in Rome for two weeks in September 2012, and we shopped here various... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

This market hall is pure delight. The fruit and veggies are fresh and drop dead cheap. I get my trolley full of stuff and pay 10 Euros. And you cannot only buy delicious local stuff, I can discover exotic vegetables you have never seen in your live. My kids love the more gruesome part and stare at the heads of... More

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