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Mercado de Peixes no Mucuripe

end of Av. Beira Mar, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60150-162, Brazil
+55 85 3456-3030
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (2 reviews)
“peixe” (2 reviews)
“fish market” (4 reviews)
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Brazilian, Seafood
end of Av. Beira Mar, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60150-162, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed August 20, 2017

It is supposed to be a good deal to be in the place, fresh and nice fish. But it is simple impossible to eat there in less then 2 hours waiting plus there is barely a table service. Honestly save this time and money and...More

Thank Ana G
Reviewed April 30, 2017

direct sale from fishermen to the public and in the corners you have the cooks They charge 3 dollars for each sort of fish or seafood. So if you buy 3 kinds you pay x 3

Thank Albert L
Reviewed March 14, 2017

If you know what your fish and the like you are in for a fine dining experience for a fair price. At Mercado de Peixes you select your meal, fresh from the sea for a very decent fare and pay a little extra for someone...More

Thank Erika A
Reviewed November 13, 2016

we've ate more than a 1kg of lobster for R$70,00...impressive, you chose your own food (lobster, shrimps, fishes) and then go to the front places, pay R$8,00 and they prepare your fresh food to you, really never saw anything so good and so cheap like...More

Thank Ddamf
Reviewed September 8, 2016

I did a walk by Meireles edge at the end of the day, to the fish market at the end of Mucuripe Beach. The sunset seen from the market area is amazing, with many fishing boats composing the scene.

Thank Gustavo M
Reviewed June 12, 2016

You can buy whatever amount of shrimp or fish, as you like and ask to fry, sitting just near the Beach. Just it has a lot of people and last a while to have it done. But it worth going de here.

Thank Cristinacarneiro
Reviewed September 16, 2014

They have about 16 different fish venders all lined up in what looks like train cars. Just pick one, and order what ever seafood you want by the kilo. You pay the vender. Then you bring your fresh seafood in the plastic bag the give...More

2  Thank caseywest99
Reviewed January 25, 2014

You have to go there prepared to buy your fish or other seafood, but do not pay the first price, ask for a better price, you will be surprised, after you have your food you go to the other side and ask them to cook...More

2  Thank Alberto M
Reviewed November 28, 2013

This is such a great place to eat, very local feel to it. The food was very tasty and very cheap. You buy the fish or shimp fresh and take it to the kitchen area where they cook it and bring it to you for...More

2  Thank RoddersGlobetrotter
Reviewed June 20, 2013

The local rave about the fish market at Mucuripe but really although the food is good since you get the fresh shrimp and fish, it is nothing fancy at all. However, if you want to eat well and save money or if you like to...More

Thank Mario A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$5 - $10
Brazilian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: end of Av. Beira Mar, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60150-162, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Ceara (CE)  >  Fortaleza
  • Phone Number: +55 85 3456-3030
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