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Address: Rua Capitao Felix 110 | Benfica, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20920-970, Brazil
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mingle with the locals

if you want an inside non touristic experience go to the CADEG, here you will find the best underground restaurants and the freshest flowers and liquor in bulk, you need to come... read more

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Budapest
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196 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the central municipal market of Rio de Janeiro (the acronym still keeping the old name of the Estado de Guanabara). It is located away from the tourist track, and I found the selection of fruits, cod fish, flowers etc. reasonable, but not really much better or cheaper than in town. I purchased 200 g of macadamia nuts, which... More 

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New York City, New York
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214 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you want an inside non touristic experience go to the CADEG, here you will find the best underground restaurants and the freshest flowers and liquor in bulk, you need to come really early if you need to buy in bulk and are doing some sort of destination event, this is the place to stock on flowers and buzze for... More 

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Thank 502ericaf
Santiago, Chile
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157 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Went on a weekday, so missed the craziness. From what I understand, a non-touristic location great anyone to get a taste for the Carioca life. Great food options, flowers etc at a great price. Go check it out! Although there are many restaurants, go try Costelao for a slow cooked beef rib. Amazing.

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Thank Jonathan L
Sao Paulo, SP
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301 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

It took me a long time to visit this Market , in spite of being born there. It was a pleasurable afternoon with a typical Portuguese meal and music to cheer up a reasonable number of visitors . Apart from the usual articles these marketplaces always have, what called my attention was the big number of wine, olive oils shops... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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96 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Even traveling abroad, visiting a local food market might be interesting... Tasting local food is also a cultural experience - and this is the spirit that should preside your visit, if you choose to do so... You should know that CADEG is not a fancy market - it is a popular one, with a food variety of products, an interesting... More 

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Thank vanicevalle
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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41 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2015

CADEG - Centro de Abastecimento do Estado da Guanabara (Supply Center for Guanabara State) is exactly what the name says. It is a huge Supply Center with hundreds of warehouses that sell everything on fair prices, from Codfish to Olive Oil and Wines and Artisanal Beers, flowers, gastronomic gear... they have it all! But I think that the great catch... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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113 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

we went there for lunch on a Friday. Food was delicious (I guess the restaurant name was SHOW, it had a 1:1 size yellow Volkswagen vanette on a wall in the main room) and prices were absolutely affordable. It is plenty of liquors shop so it is a good place to buy wines from every part of the world and... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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123 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2014

CADEG is known by the fruit, vegetable, flowers and plants distribution... there you can find plants as cheap as 10% of the current value on regular market places. It's interesting by the variety and quantity of restaurants, most of then Portuguese food and their specialty... cod fish... unfortunately the place was so packed of people that was not possible to... More 

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Thank RGEDRA
Johannesburg, South Africa
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41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

This is a must in Rio, as long as you're used to masses and messes. The vibrant place is perfect for experiencing the chaotic ways that makes Rio so charming. Beware if you're not used to this. The food was great and we went while they had a Portuguese festival, which made everything more special. I would recommend trying the... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2013

In fact the address shown there's no conection with the picture. From the old Market built in the central area of Rio (on the picture) and demolished in the 50's , just remain one old tower where is located a nice restaurant actually. The new Market of the city is located a little bit far from downtown. But not too... More 

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