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Novo Mercado Velho

Av. Epaminondas Jacome | Centro, Rio Branco, State of Acre, Brazil
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Goodbplace to taste local food

Maybe one of the few turistic places in Rio Branco, you can have some beers and typical food next... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2017
Oscar P
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Barcelona, Spain
via mobile
Nice setting along the banks of the river, standard local market

Other than the setting along the impressive bridge over the river, and along a street that looks... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2016
Milan S
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“live music” (2 reviews)
“the river” (3 reviews)
“typical food” (2 reviews)
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Av. Epaminondas Jacome | Centro, Rio Branco, State of Acre, Brazil
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Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

Maybe one of the few turistic places in Rio Branco, you can have some beers and typical food next to the river. Also, cross the bridge and walk arround the coast of the river.

Thank Oscar P
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Other than the setting along the impressive bridge over the river, and along a street that looks like a Western movie set, the market itself is pretty much the standard local market offering prepared foods, fruits, plants and some knick-knacks...I wouldn't go out of my...More

Thank Milan S
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

A friend and I visited on a Saturday in the middle of the day. Multiple stores and restaurants were closed. The ones that were open were not very interesting. There doesn't seem to be much to do in Rio Branco and the market is only...More

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed July 6, 2016

This market was very interesting on the weekend and there were many shops to explore. It was much quieter during the week. It was fun to visit in the evening to enjoy a drink and the live music.

Thank Beenaround30
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Visit the Novo Mercado Velho and surroundings shop, enjoy a meal photo opts river front souvenirs, drinks, meals, music and night

Thank africanmatrix
Reviewed February 8, 2016

There are lots of art crafts here from local native people. It seems they have everything you need or you can simply walk around and enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank MariaOliver1976
Reviewed December 30, 2015

Novo Mercado Velho is a great place to chill out in Rio Branco. It is part of the old town and has got some renovation past the last years. It has good options of restaurants and bars inside the main building and around its large...More

Thank Aldcejam M
Reviewed May 13, 2014

The market had few stores open when we visited on Friday morning. I expected more options for local arts and crafts. There is a great store of medicinal products from the Amazon. That was the highlight

Thank Daniela L
Reviewed June 13, 2013

Want to relax after busy day? Renovated Mercado Velho is the place. I like how they renovated it - nice bright colors, plenty of places to get drinks and snacks.

Thank NayiU
Reviewed January 6, 2013

The Novo Mercado Velho is an old building all renovated and very charming. A few steps form the river, the building accomodate around 15 small tends including the only indigenous shop I sound in the city (and it was closed on a Saturday), a few...More

1  Thank AliciaBastos
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