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Nuovo Mercato Esquilino

Via Filippo Turati 160, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Makes for colourful pictures

Good place to visit for photographers, the food market offers many exotically fruits and rare... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Sarius L
via mobile
A great market

A great place to buy Pecorino Romano, Parmigiano Reggiano or another Italian cheese to take back... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
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9 Jun 2017
“Makes for colourful pictures ”
16 Oct 2016
“A great market”
Via Filippo Turati 160, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Good place to visit for photographers, the food market offers many exotically fruits and rare seafood. Don't expect and Italien market though - the large majority of vendors and customers are definitely not Italien, possibly not even European, still it's a vivid and friendly atmosphere...More

Thank Sarius L
Reviewed 16 October 2016

A great place to buy Pecorino Romano, Parmigiano Reggiano or another Italian cheese to take back home with you. There's also a lovely café in the second building of the market, the one with the inner courtyard, with great coffee and pastries at very moderate...More

2  Thank Ruthie17
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This is the largest market in Rome bringing small vendors under the same roof. Many of the products here are from the nearby areas and all fresh, at reasonable prices. My favorite tomatoes, datterini -similar to the plum tomato and probably the best tasting ones...More

3  Thank Olcay U
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Too lazy to cook, but if was inclined this market has all I want. Good old fashion market. Seafood section very good. No need to go anyplace else. The clothes area was too eastern for my taste.

Thank Starviagera
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I happened upon this market yesterday. It is huge, and sells everything fresh. Meat counter, fish counters, fruit, vegetable and ethnic food are all there and more than just one vendor for each. Bought quail eggs and a chunk of delicious local bread for 3...More

Thank kbyoga
Reviewed 14 January 2016

You don`t need to buy anything, but if you want to have a look at a Roman market place for food to, you should go in the morning. All kinds of food, expecially fresh fish and vegetables.

Thank rebekkalillie
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Fresh food of all kinds. Not just italian food but also asian and middle eastern food can be found in this market. The prices may be different for the same kind of food so look good for the best deal.

Thank M M
Reviewed 18 December 2015

Went looking for Peruvian spices and oh yes! I found them. Found a lot more than I was expecting. What a place! Meats, fish, spices...a bit from every country is there. Go check it out! We tried Peruvian tamales (we went on a Saturday) Yum!!

Thank Rocio D
Reviewed 26 September 2015

I spend a couple of months year in Rome and this market is one of the best, fresh fish and meats along with fruits and vegetables.It is within walking distance of my apartment so I go a few times a week the vendors now know...More

1  Thank Gacamo
Reviewed 9 June 2015

The Nuovo Mercato Esquilino, a huge indoor market of vegetables, meat and seafood products, is just near the Roma Termini train station. The three ladies of our five person group -- no doubt with an implied glance at dusty museums -- pronounced a visit there...More

4  Thank Kenpasha
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Mark M
21 December 2016|
Response from Ruthie17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have no idea. I'm not a local,I was there as a tourist.
24 June 2016|
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Response from kbyoga | Reviewed this property |
Il Mercato Nuovo is open 6 days a week until 3 pm.