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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Place is literally cheating people in quality and cost. Especially the foreign tourists who sadly have very little idea about the spices . The guy doesn't even certify his products being organic and hence cannot justify the astronomical costs .. Folks please do some research...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KSB72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While I was backpacking around the Mattancherry area in Kochi, my Auto-walla bhaiya insisted that I visit the Spice Market. It was nestled on floor two of a dingy building. But that's what you look here for while visiting. Observe the number of indigenous spices...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank akriti001
Reviewed September 29, 2018

The place to go in Fort Kochi/Mattanchery if you want to buy good and reasonable priced spices. You can find the extraordinarily good black pepper from Kerala, as well as many other peppers and spices. Most of the products come from Women co-ops, which allows...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Pedro Manuel P
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Kindly chek spices qulaty and rate as all shop will say u that they are organic. if u are on stay to cochin and u visit lulu mall pls buy from there supper or hypper market Rate good qulaty assured. here all shop have der...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jalaramtourstravel
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

If you're in Kochi then make sure you do not skip this place as it is a leading one as far as spices are concerned and offers great variety of options to buy at attractive rates

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank RajendraSHegde
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

If you need to understand the difference between cassia and cinnamon, ask one of the established shops here. Narrow winding roads lined up with spice and other shops on both sides. Spices cheaper than other places. Good quality cardamom and pepper easily available. Crowded but...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank RavindraR180
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

What a delightful hotel the staff could not do enough absolutely enchanting. The rooms were delightful exquisitely furnish and of a very high specification . The proprietor was hand and gave us history of the hotel and how it was once a spice warehouse. Thoroughly...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank NorthamptonshireAnn
Reviewed February 25, 2018

This is the place is not so much crowdy. You can buy spices at this place. You can also taste and then buy the spice. The shopkeepers are friendly.

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank dj319
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

This is probably the best place to buy common spices (cinnamon, turmeric, fennel, fenugreek, curry powder and so on). The traders are really friendly and helpful and if lucky, they may allow you to taste home grown cashew nuts regardless if you decide to buy...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Skyhigh37
Reviewed February 6, 2018

as soon as you enter the Spice market area one can smell amazing aromas of fresh and flavorful spices, ther are numerous shops and you need to walk around, explore, and then buy. Actually if you are going to Munnar cheaper spices with similar quality...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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SandhyaR273
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Response from Skyhigh37 | Reviewed this property |
Try any of the shops along Broadway stretch. They sell almost the same products but the price could vary.
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