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Vega Poniente - Mercado - Santiago

Maquinista Escobar/San Vicente/Tucapel, Santiago, Chile
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Mostly a Fresh Local Market

I still rate this market highly as an important fresh food market for local people, even though i... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
squiresy
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Old Bar, Australia
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Delicious

Great market near de Mercado Central. All kinds of fruit and vegetables. Most of them from Chile... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
Kaap71
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Krimpen aan de Lek
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good63%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
3 Mar 2017
“Mostly a Fresh Local Market”
23 Jan 2017
“Delicious”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Maquinista Escobar/San Vicente/Tucapel, Santiago, Chile
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I still rate this market highly as an important fresh food market for local people, even though i was looking for a dining experience on the day i visited. The meats, fruit and veg looked to be of excellent quality, as I've come to expect...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Great market near de Mercado Central. All kinds of fruit and vegetables. Most of them from Chile but also a lot of tropical fruits from other countries in South America. Nice to walk around.

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

I love this place. It's gritty, it's real, it's huge, for true market lovers, who aren't interested in the pretty and sanitized half hour selfie snapping walk through the Mercado Central, this is just a couple of blocks away and a place you can get...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2016

Beyond the Mercado Central, be sure to venture over to the flower market. Early in the day is best, but any time is good. The flower market and the fruit market are both well worth a visit.

Thank Bryan G
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