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Mercadao - Sao Paulo Municipal Market

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Housed in a stunning example of eclectic industrial architecture, the Mercado Municipal de São Paulo — nicknamed the Mercadão — has thousands of food items on offer, literally from soup to nuts. Lush tropical and temperate fruits from every season...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Sao Paulo
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Rua da Cantareira 306, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01024-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They obviously have a great variety of products, but the salesmen know if you are a tourist and charge you ridiculous amounts of money for anything. It is revolting! Try all the stuff they push you to try and don't feel bad to walk away...More

Thank dalilali
Reviewed 6 days ago

visiting mercadao is an unique experience. Good variety of fruits and some spices, but very crowed, finding a parking spot is very hard, and the surrounding area is not clean.

Thank fernandowhitaker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hit the Market and really enjoyed the experience. The food options are great and you can get pretty much anything you want. We had lunch and then wandered a bit - the fresh fruit options were so much fun to try. It was one...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here you can find besides typical brazilian foods lots of other types of food to try and also different fruits from all brazilian seasons

Thank arianyteodoro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's the place where you buy fruits meat etc. They have many shops with huge variety of options available for customers. At first floor many restaurants serving Brazilian Chopp (beer), must try tastes very different from normal beer.

Thank AnkushKolte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park is very nice, with a separate path for cycling, so pedestrians stay safe away from the bikes. There is also a museum there and a few places to buy food and drinks. On the weekends, it gets a bit crowded and it is...More

Thank Rafaela N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to see fruits and vegetables and even try them. Also has on the messanine great mortadela sandwiches and beer. A very typical place in Sao Paulo

Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely market to stroll around different fruit, cheese, meat and spices stalls. Make sure you try the traditional lunches or pastel de bacalhau.

Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just like usually markets are, full of people, sellers trying to make you try and then buy everything, good food, fresh fruits, fish, seafood and meat. The place is a historical building in the city center, not a very nice neighborhood, be careful until you...More

Thank Aecio U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The market is definitely in a working-class neighborhood, but offers a wonderful selection of shops for fruit, meats and beverages in addition to some very tasty and diverse restaurants. If you're a goody and not fussy, definitely visit.

Thank Dan G
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To truly know São Paulo, you have to start at the old
center, full of history and landmarks with stories to
tell. Get a taste of local food at the Municipal
Market, and if you are brave enough, head to the
crowded shopping street “25 de março” for cheap deals
on a wide assortment of items. Beautiful buildings in
this area include the Post Office Building, Luz
Station, Pagé Gallery, Pateo do Colegio and the iconic
...More
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Hughwyn H
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Aisha W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, As long as it isn’t a holiday.
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ashok b
August 23, 2015|
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Response from Larabertelli | Reviewed this property |
yes it´s open on Sunday too!!
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