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Mercado Central de Belo Horizonte

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Avenida Augusto de Lima 744 | esq de av Amazonas e rua Sta Catarina, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30190-922, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A date historic building full of local color. It has all you need and all you don’t need in a single place for tourists the food, particularly cheese and milk caramel and other sweets are the most interesting shops. Animals are uninteresting, and souvenirs might...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marciosb
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great and bustling indoor market. We were gathering food and wine for supper with a group of 8 travilling together. We all found unique items - some to take back home with us like bottled peppers - but mostly great food to eat that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cora S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Minas Gerais is the cheese state - historically milk state as Sao Paulo was coffee state. You cannot leave Belo Horizonte without tasting all cheeses across central market sales stands before choosing the one you like the most (or buying it all). Prices are just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can find anything and everything here! Amazing place with incredible food. Avoid the caged animals as its depressing. Upstairs has a lane of handmade goods. A must stop over for gifts and necessities!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mikkaCorbeil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the most famous and well known place of Belo Horizonte. Here you will find almost everything, related to local food, drinks, handcraft, furniture, flowers and so on! And you will meet people from all over the world, but specially from Minas Gerais! It's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eduardodomingues62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the Mercado Central de Belo Horizonte you can find almost anything related to the Minas Gerais Culture, from regional art craft to religious products and good regional food. For sure it is a place to visit just make sure you will have enough time...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jose Geraldo De... C
Reviewed October 2, 2018

a good place to know better about MG culture. there are good food , hand made stuff and everything else that you can imagine. Take your time visiting and browsing around.... Well worth it!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank adrianao994
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Minas has a territory larger than France and boasts a regional cuisine that is very well known in Brazil. This comes from the gold rush days, in the 1700s, when paulistas, portuguese, africans and indians mixed to produce something rather diferente from other regions in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexandre P
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Impressive market very well organize and clean. This is the place to spend at least one day just browsing and learning about the Minero culture.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Juan J G
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

It’s mainly a market for the daily needs. A must see when visiting Belo Horizonte. Good for tasting and local cuisine.

Date of experience: August 2018
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