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Mercado municipal mindelo, sao vicente

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Worthwhile site to see

After the fish market the central market the vegetable market and the artisans fair we did not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
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Most interesting place in Mindelo

Visited this market as part of an excursion from a cruise ship stop. It is an indoor market not... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Lynne C
Enfield, United Kingdom
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Rua Lisboa, Mindelo, Sao Vicente 2110, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After the fish market the central market the vegetable market and the artisans fair we did not expect to find another market worth seeing in Mindelo. Then we stumbled upon the Mercado Municipal an indoor market with a vaulted ceiling. Not a place to spend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Visited here as we’d seen photos of it and thought it would be interesting. Although we went mid morning it was very quiet, we and another couple were the only people other than stall holders, who looked bored. It is also a dark building making...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DavidA200
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Visited this market as part of an excursion from a cruise ship stop. It is an indoor market not very big but sells all the usual fruit and veg and some souvenirs. The stallholders were friendly and not at all aggressive, You could go to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

You should visit it when in Mindelo. Nothing extra, but quite interesting to see the sellers and cleaners of the fish. Especially if you come from EU and compare the sanitary standarts 😬

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ruuta R
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We visited the market while visiting the town. We were on the hunt for a souvenir which we got at a reasonable price. Good selection of souvenirs, fruit/veg, clothing etc. There’s a restaurant/bar in the market which was quite busy. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank SAB5859
Reviewed 2 January 2018

A colourful array of fruits and vegetables and some interesting pulses - lots and lots of pulses. There didn't seem much for tourists in hotels to buy, which was a shame. I know a market local to me that packages bite-sized pieces of an assortment...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Nice market full of seasonal fruits. I loved papayas! Worth a visit for picturesque stalls and vendors even if you dont intnd to buy anything

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank izif_37
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I️ love visiting markets when I️ travel and I️ was not disappointed by this one. The displays were very inviting. The vendors were very friendly. No aggressive behavior demanding us to patronize. This market did not disappoint us. I️ just need to learn how to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Beverly M
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Nice and worthy for a visit but the prices are most higher than when you buy your fruit at tbe street

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Marije H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Here the selection for this ti,e of the year is good and I did find another market just a bit further up towards the fish market with an even wider selection of everything.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Claudia G
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