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Central Market

Athinas 42, Athens 999-20, Greece
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“meat and fish” (20 reviews)
“great market” (6 reviews)
“meat section” (5 reviews)
Athinas 42, Athens 999-20, Greece
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't be intimidated by the butchers reaching out to talk to you, they are pretty relaxed whether you are a potential customer or a tourist. Worth a walk through for the experience :)

Thank FussySG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First booth within the market serves Halal meat with various poultry cuts and various forms of meat, including burgers.

Thank MuhammadDudha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To eat grilled fresh fish or meat. Very simple place but "Real". Beetwen Monastiraki and Omonia. Have a no ce Roma.

Thank kritico
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

You'll find everything here from clothes to fruits antique shops and good local cuisine, it gets a little crowed but nothing that hard to handle. Parking is hard and expensive so a taxi or uber is a must and it's cheap, bathrooms are only available...More

Thank Jafet815418
Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you want to feel the atmosphere of a live market and understand better what are the food preferences of Greeks this is a very good experience!!!!Great quality and excellent prices. If you want to buy cheaper especially fish or sea food the late hours...More

Thank Panagiotis S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Bustling atmosphere with excellent selection of fish to purchase. Interesting to walk through and browse as is surrounding area.

1  Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Love visiting markets all over the world, and this is a great one. It is clean, and, while specializing in meat and fish, it did not smell. A visual, interesting and fun place. Several restaurants are tucked into the market, and everyplace we tried was...More

Thank TurkeyTravelingGirl
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Easy to find this market if you follow your nose, 50 fish stalls next to each other will do that. This place is interesting if you like fresh food markets, it's mainly or only fish (inner ring) and meat (outer ring) so you make the...More

Thank nuffadvicealready
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Fresh vegetables, meat and fish. Fruits. Antiquies. Almost eveything. If you are not very sensible for smells, go there. This is lovely place full of life. But my friend couldn't come inside because of the smell. But is just meat and fishery... Athens' hall is...More

Thank tarjak2014
Reviewed 12 July 2017

If you like meat and fish then this is the place to come. If you don’t like seeing meat butchery and fish guts then this is not the place to come. We didn’t linger.

Thank Swedishtomcat
Omonia Square is as plain in appearance as Syntagma is
grand. Surrounded largely by functional blocks from
the 1950s and 60s and no longer boasting its
underground stalls, the square is now mostly
frequented by immigrants and bargain shoppers. The
most rewarding area to explore is to the south. Set
off down Athinas Street, with the Acropolis gradually
coming into focus in the distance, and you will get a
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