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This is Helsinki's equivalent of Boston's Fanueil Hall. Marvelous variety of inexpensive foods to eat there (and enjoy with wine) or to take away. Many merchants sell foods to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Inlet, New York
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Inlet, New York
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is Helsinki's equivalent of Boston's Fanueil Hall. Marvelous variety of inexpensive foods to eat there (and enjoy with wine) or to take away. Many merchants sell foods to take home and prepare. This place is spotless and is right on one of the harbors making for pleasantly busy surroundings. I ate lox on pumpernickel with mustard and a glass... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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248 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting and a little more trendy probably due to its location around what is probably one of the main tourist areas. A lot of foody stalls of both fresh and cooked food. Nice to see, but again not something I can rave about even though it had an interesting variety of food.

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Drogheda, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having been in Helsinki previously, the Old Market Hall was not opened at the time, so this time it was on my list of to dos, didn't disappoint, took photos and had a coffee, lovely way to spend a while

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Denville, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A feast for all the senses. The selection of foods on display, from cheese to meats, to fish, etc., is totally amazing, the quality of the foods stands out. The smells are delicious. I wish we had these types of markets in the states, there are very few. There is no charge for admission, you can eat or sightsee Outside... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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23 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My favourite part of any city is their market! I feel you can find some of the freshest & best food! This place has awesome stalls, everything from meat to cheese to seafood to dessert to wine & a few things in between! Definitely try the seafood soup! It's a MUST!! And it wasn't crazy busy which is unusual for... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good market with fresh products, also in this market there are good cafes for a snack. If you want to try salmonid fish, different ambassadors, then you are in this market. There is also a good tent with food from Poland, the seller and the owner speaks Russian.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean with lots of different staff and souvernis you can buy. Many articles made of raindeer and wool. You can buy warm gloves, caps and socks. You can find some fine food but be aware of the sea guls that soar to catch your food and they really fly near your head. They can catch the food out of... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a small but delicious place, i mean place with delicious food to enjoy in every corner and it's affordable. The public toilets inside are small but free.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Set against a backdrop of the harbour, this lovely traditional market building always looks great. It's equally lovely inside with a number of stalls selling Finnish foods. I always head for the cheese stall on the right hand aisle as you enter and you're spoilt for choice as regards fish stalls. There's a little Alko store too which is handy.

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Sarpsborg, Norway
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a place you have to see when in Helsinki. The food is displayed in the most delicate way, and the architecture of the building is beautiful. Take time to sit at one of the small cafes inside and enjoy some if the food they sell.

1 Thank InaMP

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