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San Benedetto market

Via Coccu Ortu, 09128, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 667 5614
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Impressive Market

We had just come from the amazing markets in Sicily and the San Benedetto Market is a good one. Go... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Meredith A
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Vancouver, Canada
I Love Local Farmer Markets

If one truly wants to learn about a local region in Europe then a trip to the local market is a... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
osimajorusaf
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Ruston, Louisiana
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This open-air market in Sardinia's principal city is noisy, busy, colorful and lots of fun.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (9 reviews)
“local market” (5 reviews)
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Via Coccu Ortu, 09128, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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+39 070 667 5614
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had just come from the amazing markets in Sicily and the San Benedetto Market is a good one. Go early in the morning to feel like one of the locals. Top floor is produce, meats, cheeses and baked goods while the bottom floor is...More

1  Thank Meredith A
Reviewed 31 October 2016

If one truly wants to learn about a local region in Europe then a trip to the local market is a must. The local vendors at Mercado Comunale Di San Benedetto, Cagliari sell everything from honey; seafood to include local fish, shrimp/langostinos, mussels, oysters, octopus,...More

2  Thank osimajorusaf
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We walked from our apartment in Castello to the market in around 10 minutes. This is where the locals shop and the produce on offer is fresh as fresh and looked very inviting. If I were staying or living in Cagliari this is where i'd...More

Thank nazza1968
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

One of five markets in Cagliari - great for fish and meat (cattle, sheep, horse, rabbit, goat). Also cheese, wine, bread, cake etc etc. People were very friendly despite my appalling lack of Italian, they were even happy to vacuum wrap goods coming back to...More

1  Thank Molly M
Reviewed 9 September 2016

San Benedetto is not the biggest market that you can find, but it is nevertheles very nice and offers a great variety of local products. The AC is a bit exaggerated especially in the summer months, so get ready to shiver after a couple of...More

1  Thank Vendi B
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this market after seeing it on Tripadvisor. Had to google the address. It was a huge market with lots of seafood, meat, veggies, cheese & fruit. I can absolutely recommend to visit it if you're in Cagliari.

2  Thank Chatrin O
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Visiting friends who live in Cagliari. Our friend shops their weekly and is known by most stallholders. Spent a lovely couple of hours...tasting all fresh produce Lol.

1  Thank mau19512003
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Not to be missed indoor market with meat and veg on the ground floor, fish in the basement (follow the smell and flies). We drove into the city from our villa and found it really easy to navigate and park (courtesy of T Hotel). Impossible...More

2  Thank Dave W
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great to visit! If u a seafood lover, it's a must. First floor is seafood, second fruits, meats, milk produce. Interesting to see local specialties and prices. Good choices! The market is not big, you can do the entire thing in 30 min. Buy local...More

Thank Dmitry C
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Amazing cookies in the low floor. Cheap fruit and excellent horse meat. Remember, it's closed at 4 pm.

Thank Mario G
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