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Address: Blvd Mohammed V | Station Tramway "Marche Central", Casablanca 20200, Morocco
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I enjoyed Marche Central more than old Medina. I loved the old market and it was nice not to be hasseled. It was a good first experience in a Souk in Morocco. Hint: take your... read more

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Cambridge, New Zealand
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Cambridge, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed Marche Central more than old Medina. I loved the old market and it was nice not to be hasseled. It was a good first experience in a Souk in Morocco. Hint: take your time, suitable footwear, suitable clothing, camera , go with a friend

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Casablanca, Morocco
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

If you are around the city center at lunch Time, this is the best place to have a lunch. fresh seafood is coming everyday to the market right from the Port. Also an interesting souvenir shop, to grab some old posters or souvenirs.

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1 Thank Mehdi T
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited the market as part of a guided tour of the city. It provides a fantastic insight into the culture of the city. You can see a huge array of local fruit, veg & fish here. If you are a cat lover, you won't be disappointed here either!

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2 Thank Elizabeth C
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Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

I have come her in the afternoon like around 4pm. And the small food stalls were packed with locals eating lunch. I sat down and ordered a mixed fish plate. It tasted great, sun was shining on me, and felt like local. I have paid 100 for a full lunch.

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1 Thank Zsirfeka2
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

We only had 1 day in Casablanca & this was our first stop as our hotel was only around the corner. The stalls were only just setting up so unfortunately we didn't get to experience the lunch time hustle that many reviewers have written about - our loss. The old medina is only about a 15 minute walk away so... More 

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1 Thank Phil-Joel
Casablanca, Morocco
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Easy acces by Tram, it's an old traditional market place, where you can eat fresh fish and make shopping. But only during the day

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Algiers, Algeria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Very convenient to reach with the Casa Tram but it is open only during daytime. I tried to visit twice, both after 6PM, the gates close down much before and the shopkeepers start to clean up.

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1 Thank towfik2017
Dhahran
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

A true taste of local Morocco. This old part of downtown Casablanca is colorful and full of life. If you are a keen seafood enthusiast then go there and sift through the fish and seafood on display then take whatever you bought to galley of restaurants in the same place and have them cook it the way you like. I... More 

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Casablanca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 27, 2016

It's a market specialized of all kind of meat, vegetables, dry or fresh fruits, french bakeries and surrounded by seafood restaurants, chicken dishes, sandwiches (chopped meat, cobob, steaks...)

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1 Thank CasablancaNour
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Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

We visited this market during the day in Ramadan,we don't speak franch but still we can manage a plate of oysters and table where to eat them!Very delicious!Price 1-2 € per one,depends of size.

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