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Another Mercado worth a visit ...or Two....

My wife and I recently spent a few days in Algeciras, Spain and visited the Historic District for... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Wilmington, North Carolina
Interesting visit

Dropped by to have a look. Interesting to see the people and the type of fresh produce we used to... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 Jul 2018
“Another Mercado worth a visit ...or Two....”
4 Oct 2016
“Interesting visit”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

My wife and I recently spent a few days in Algeciras, Spain and visited the Historic District for lunch and sightseeing. We took the #3 bus from the Hotel Alboran where we stayed (beautiful hotel ) and spent the entire day sightseeing the area. There...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Dropped by to have a look. Interesting to see the people and the type of fresh produce we used to sell back in the U.K. instead of the clean pre packed didn't come off an animal look modern people seem to desire.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

The Mercado Ingeniero Torroja is a great place to visit, is basically a fish market, a really, really good one, with dozens of different kinds of fish. The fruit and vegetables are all fresh and delicious. You can ask any locals you see and they...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Situated close to the Tourist Information office this traditional market has plentiful parking in a multi-storey car park. The stalls are busy and brimming with good quality foods. As with all markets, there are small cafes and bars around the edge..... great places for coffee,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank jeannine20657
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Located almost at the end of narrow historical streets towards the port, just couple minutes to Plaza Alta, it's an open market where people sell their goods; clothes, vegetables, fruits, meat...

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Methodman_081
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Mercado Ingeniero Torroja is an open air market located at one end of a historical walk around Algeciras. The market has colorful stalls where fresh fruits, vegetables, clothing, pottery, and leather goods are sold. It is a multicultural center where people from around the Mediterranean...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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14 May 2016|
Response from tarifablanca |
It opens Monday to sunday. It's in the centre area of town (5 min from the main entrance of the ferry port)