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Central Market (Centraltirgus)

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Address: 7 Negu iela,, Riga 1050, Latvia
Phone Number: 371 7229985
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Sun - Mon 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Walking distance from the Old Town. The market where the locals shop, and you can find everything here. Huge market, and interesting just to walk thorugh.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Easy to get to (just past the central railway station), and a mixture of indoor and outdoor. Whole site is massive, will appeal if you like browsing for bargains

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Umea, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Walking distance from the Old Town. The market where the locals shop, and you can find everything here. Huge market, and interesting just to walk thorugh.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

located behind the railway station, out of the old city, these large halls host the central market. Here you will find all and everything when it comes to food. I especially enjoyed the last hall down to the riverside, hosting the fish market. A wonderful taste of fresh or frozen, smoked or dried... Outside the halls, there are stalls with... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This market was a throwback to Soviet days and was a fantastic place to meander, both indoors and out. Great, huge old buildings and stalls selling everything from smoked fish to delicious pastries. Outdoors were flower, fruit and clothing stalls. We spent a few hours here.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Loved the market selling local produce, meat, fish, fruit and veg and much more. It felt authentically local and not tourist orientated, which is how it should be. Architecturally interesting buildings formerly used for Zeppelins. Best thing to do in Riga!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is one of the old markets in the Baltics. Still very much in business. Lots fruits vegetables meat etc.Mostly all the locals do their marketing here.You can visit if you have time as this is only a market.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The market is both indoors and outdoors, and sells mainly groceries and flowers. It's relaxing to window shop. If this kind of shopping isn't for you, there are several big shopping malls a walk away.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Housed in zeppelin hangers (and a large area outside) it gives a great insight of the local foods and produce.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The seafood, meats, fruits, and vegetables are great here, but if you are looking for inexpensive buys and locally made goods, the prices are high and geared toward tourists to the point that every third stall seems the same. The size of the market is impressive, and paying 35 Eurocents for a cup of Kvass from a barrel is nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Housed in old Zeppelin hangars the central market caters to all tastes. For me, the fish and meat pavilions were of great interest because I like to see what is available in other countries. The fruit and vegetable displays were very colourful and the smell of ripe strawberries was irresistible. Almost everyone seemed to be buying strawberries. But the highlight... More 

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Additional Information about Central Market (Centraltirgus)

Address: 7 Negu iela,, Riga 1050, Latvia
Phone Number: 371 7229985
Location: Europe  >  Latvia  >  Riga Region  >  Riga
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

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