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Central Market

Athinas 42, Athens 999-20, Greece
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“meat and fish” (20 reviews)
“great market” (6 reviews)
“meat section” (5 reviews)
Athinas 42, Athens 999-20, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You'll find everything here from clothes to fruits antique shops and good local cuisine, it gets a little crowed but nothing that hard to handle. Parking is hard and expensive so a taxi or uber is a must and it's cheap, bathrooms are only available...More

Thank Jafet815418
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to feel the atmosphere of a live market and understand better what are the food preferences of Greeks this is a very good experience!!!!Great quality and excellent prices. If you want to buy cheaper especially fish or sea food the late hours...More

Thank Panagiotis S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bustling atmosphere with excellent selection of fish to purchase. Interesting to walk through and browse as is surrounding area.

1  Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love visiting markets all over the world, and this is a great one. It is clean, and, while specializing in meat and fish, it did not smell. A visual, interesting and fun place. Several restaurants are tucked into the market, and everyplace we tried was...More

Thank TurkeyTravelingGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to find this market if you follow your nose, 50 fish stalls next to each other will do that. This place is interesting if you like fresh food markets, it's mainly or only fish (inner ring) and meat (outer ring) so you make the...More

Thank nuffadvicealready
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fresh vegetables, meat and fish. Fruits. Antiquies. Almost eveything. If you are not very sensible for smells, go there. This is lovely place full of life. But my friend couldn't come inside because of the smell. But is just meat and fishery... Athens' hall is...More

Thank tarjak2014
Reviewed July 12, 2017

If you like meat and fish then this is the place to come. If you don’t like seeing meat butchery and fish guts then this is not the place to come. We didn’t linger.

Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a very big market. I am sure that there are some interesting and delicious shops and stands, but the strong smell of fresh meat everywhere was very repulsive to me. Personally, I could not spend much time there.

Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed July 8, 2017

Athens' Central Market sells everything from meat and fish, to fruit and vegetables to the smallest item you wish to find. However it's the meat, fish and vegetable goods that really make it. You can easily find it by walking there down Athinas street from...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed July 8, 2017

We enjoyed our stroll on this market. All produce looks very fresh and it's not smelly at all. A great variety of herbs, meat, fruit and vegs.

Thank A L
Omonia Square is as plain in appearance as Syntagma is
grand. Surrounded largely by functional blocks from
the 1950s and 60s and no longer boasting its
underground stalls, the square is now mostly
frequented by immigrants and bargain shoppers. The
most rewarding area to explore is to the south. Set
off down Athinas Street, with the Acropolis gradually
coming into focus in the distance, and you will get a
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