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Defensa 963, Buenos Aires, Argentina
San Telmo
+54 9 11 4314-0133
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a quick introduction to life in Buenos Aries then visit this bustling market find a place to eat or have a coffee and watch the world go by.

Thank shaigh65
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

If you go to San Telmo, which you should, you HAVE TO stop by the market to eat. You’ll find any sort of food you want for reasonable prices. Great place !

Thank cvntr
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Lots of variety and things to look at in this market - worth a wander through. A range of things from food through to cool stuff!

Thank brentling
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Nice indoor flea market right of Calle Defensa in San Telmo. About a 100 stalls selling paintings, curios, antiques, food, vegetables, fruits, etc. Coffee at CoffeeTown was great.

Thank mcsc-squared
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Very picturesque and busy place on a Sunday about lunch time. Many interesting shops and good little restaurants.

Thank paulo s
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Visited as we were staying in San Telmo and the market was on the corner near our hotel. It is mostly antique shops with a few eateries. Even if not buying anything it is nice to look round at all of the unique items. We...More

Thank DizzyBlonde23
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

This is basically a local market. This is a not a tourist attraction. You can find all kinds of products needed for house holds.

Thank SE s
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

This market dating from 1897 covers an entire block but you would not know that from the outside. Multiple entrances. Fruit, vegetables, meat as well as food stalls, good antique shops as well as vintage clothing. There is an excellent wine shop where you can...More

Thank chepaddy
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

If you’re into empanadas like me enjoy them in mercado de San telmo!! After that you can have a really good coffee at „coffee shop“.

Thank Hati C
Reviewed April 7, 2018

The market was included as part of our tour. It is huge and sells everything from food to antiques. You could spend a lot of time browsing/shopping here. It is in a historic building and been going for over 100 years. Lots of great looking...More

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San Telmo
Characterized by cobblestones and narrow streets, San
Telmo is defined by the tango, the dance that made
Buenos Aires world-famous. Tango is a fusion of many
different cultures: a true child of immigration, much
like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after
dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both
locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee
hours of the morning. During the day, the antique
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August 26, 2016|
Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
I guess the main market should be open everyday. After that, people in the street selling stuff as "garage market", probably only on Sunday or public Holliday.
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