Mercado Central de Atarazanas, Malaga

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Pick up fresh ingredients alongside locals at Mercado Central de Atarazanas. Find this traditional market inside a 19th-century building built on the site of the ancient Moorish Atarazanas, or boatyard. Admire ornate stained-glass pieces depicting local history and monuments, as well as the original Moorish gate to the city incorporated into the building. Under the stately ironwork and glass roof, browse the stalls for local produce, artisan cheeses, meats, and of course fresh Mediterrean seafood. Be sure to arrive before 1 pm, when the merchants begin packing up for the day. Use our Malaga trip planner to add Mercado Central de Atarazanas and other attractions to your Malaga vacation plans.
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  • A mandatory point of sightseeing. Large space full of fresh vegetables, fruits and seafood. You can try freshly made tapas, however, I have no comparison as with the prices-whether these here are standard or higher due to the tourist climate.
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  • A must visit for foodies, beautiful produce, a great place to buy food gifts to take home and great little bars for drinks and tapas to sate your food frenzy.  more »
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  • An absolutely wonderful market with lots of fresh vegetables, fruit, fish, shellfish, meat and everything else you need to prepare a meal at home. Or enjoy all the fantastic restaurants, bars and tapas-places here. If you like high-quality food you will love Mercado Central de Atarazanas.
  • Lovely indoor market selling tonnes of fresh fruit, vegetables, fish and meat. Go early for the fish! We bought some delicious olives of all varieties, lovely salad vegetables and fruit. Can have fresh oysters and a drink. Starts to close around 2 pm.
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