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Loule Market

Closes in 27 min: 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Fresh and Vast

Tremendous market filled with fresh vegetables and meat every Saturday. Locals hanging out and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
postal49740
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Boyne City, Michigan
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Morning visit

Superb morning out at this market . Takes forever to walk around. Both indoor and out. Choice of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pittsburgh2332
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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“fresh fish”(55 reviews)
“indoor market”(36 reviews)
“local produce”(31 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tremendous market filled with fresh vegetables and meat every Saturday. Locals hanging out and purchasing their groceries. Men drinking mini Sagres bottles of beer in cafes. Nice visit and excursion from Faro by bus

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank postal49740
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb morning out at this market . Takes forever to walk around. Both indoor and out. Choice of fresh foods indoors is amazing . Outside in sun . Everything under the sun for sale. Also a gypsy market on other end of town. Shops are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful covered market that has a wide variety of items though it is primarily a food market. We saw lots of fresh seafood, vegetables, wine, snacks and treats, and more. There are places you can stop and eat. The building is beautiful....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank solomon5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a half day coach tour to Loule to see the Gypsy market. Journey took half an hour from Albufeira. The Gypsy msrket was quite poor and we walked roun the field in about 10 minutes, it just sold fake handbags and suchlike and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This covered market was constructed just over 10 years ago although there has been a market in Loule for over 100 years. It has been designed on North African design and houses many lovely fish and other local produce stalls all run by local people....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ann H
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Great place to see all the local produce = fruit,nuts,honey,fish etc. Real old-fashioned market with a lot of atmosphere.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dreamteam204
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Attractive traditional Portuguese market where tourist's who happens to be self catering can find excellent fish, fruit & vegetables, all of which are of a much higher quality than what is available in supermarket's ..... well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roger1385
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

This place left me speechless. The outside is magnificent and inside it looks like a little paradise waiting to be discovered. The various stands offer the possibility to learn more about the Portuguese food culture and you can often taste little samples of chili based...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank SamHopelessWanderer
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

If you want to see a good variety of local produce this is a good location. Remember to be there early as it all wraps up after lunch. Loulé is the district capital so don't expect the really low prices that you will find in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Göran N
Reviewed 7 November 2018

market day plenty of bargins if u are willing to barter just watch your bags and pures pick pockets same all round fishmarket fruit market , if u have time have a walk plenty to see

Date of experience: October 2018
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David R
18 March 2018|
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Response from walletShrewsbury | Reviewed this property |
Saturday,local tour operators do this too , two markets in Loule on Saturday farmers market with craft stalls snaking around dude streets in centre town and just outside town gypsy market leathers clothes shoes etc . Tour... More
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Pablo_Dublin81
31 January 2018|
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Response from Roberto070now | Reviewed this property |
Sorry...we drove...but I am sure that you will have not difficulty finding it. The bus station is nearby, as I recall. Check Google maps.
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frank1e
25 January 2018|
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Response from Sarah F | Reviewed this property |
There isn't really a timetable as such. You will need to ask for an approximate time.
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