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Address: , Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
Phone Number: 0706675614
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Description: This open-air market in Sardinia's principal city is noisy, busy, colorful...
This open-air market in Sardinia's principal city is noisy, busy, colorful and lots of fun.
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A must go place in Southern Europe

Best place in Cagliari to get your grocery, fish, meat everything super fresh and at the most competitive prices.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

You definitely need a gps to find the building. It was a very interesting market. The fish floor was a but dirty with water on the floor and random fish thrown in boxes against the wall. The people were very friendly. The best part was actually across the street. There's a little bakery that sells home made pasta and baked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Best place in Cagliari to get your grocery, fish, meat everything super fresh and at the most competitive prices.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I went to this market just to see it as I don't eat sea food at all, but when you're there and all the fishermen are calling you out and offering you their food I wanted to try everything! I was there with the camera and the people working there started to film me back and they were posing like... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

If you have a chance to prepare yourself a fish, then explore one of the largest fish markets that I've seen in my life and buy some rarities, which you don't see on other fish markets. Friendly sellers, lots of diverse offer, also near the closing time. Other parts of the market are also worth to check for meat and... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Everything was delicious, cheap and fresh. Easy to find, use map or GPS. This market is closed on Sundays.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Excellent market showcasing sardinian food. That weird stuff made out of dried fish eggs, that manky dessert wine, flags with 4 coloured gentlemen wearing blindfolds, bread in wacky shapes, all sorts.

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Hoorn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The place to go if you like fresh food. Fish, vegetables, meat, cookies, Bread, cheese, salami's . Everything fresh and delicious. Nice, friendly people.

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Girona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Excellent experience, we have a great time every time we go. Don't be afraid to ask anything, people will help you as much as they can and will make you feel like home. Best prices and everything is very fresh. Definetely a must, both if you stay in Cagliari for a long or a short period.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Love exploring food markets in big cities. So many personalities & a real hub for communities especially compared to England. It's about 20-30min walk from port / train station. Very easy , basically straight road. Advise is to get their early ,Tuesday- Saturday , before 10am . Downstairs is fish , upstairs everything else. Loads of pictures to be taking,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We are staying in the pula area and the super markets around here were not great at all. So we drove to Cagliari today to go buy our fish for the grill and all the seafood we may want for the next days. it was AMAZING! The fish was soooo super fresh. There was parking right in front. The prices... More 

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