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Cadeg

Rua Capitao Felix 110 | Benfica, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20920-970, Brazil
+(55)21 38900202
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What a great market!

This market is particularly recommended on Saturday afternoons when it also plays host to the... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Viktor S
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Cartagena, Colombia
Good restaurants but the market is nothing special

This is the central municipal market of Rio de Janeiro (the acronym still keeping the old name of... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Robicsek
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
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11 Jun 2017
“What a great market!”
23 Apr 2017
“mingle with the locals”
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Rua Capitao Felix 110 | Benfica, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20920-970, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

This market is particularly recommended on Saturday afternoons when it also plays host to the Portuguese Fiesta complete with folk music and famous Portuguese egg yoke sweets. It is recommended for travellers who do not just wish to see museums, churches and monuments but also...More

Thank Viktor S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is the central municipal market of Rio de Janeiro (the acronym still keeping the old name of the Estado de Guanabara). It is located away from the tourist track, and I found the selection of fruits, cod fish, flowers etc. reasonable, but not really...More

Thank Robicsek
Reviewed 23 April 2017

if you want an inside non touristic experience go to the CADEG, here you will find the best underground restaurants and the freshest flowers and liquor in bulk, you need to come really early if you need to buy in bulk and are doing some...More

Thank 502ericaf
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Went on a weekday, so missed the craziness. From what I understand, a non-touristic location great anyone to get a taste for the Carioca life. Great food options, flowers etc at a great price. Go check it out! Although there are many restaurants, go try...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 20 September 2016

It took me a long time to visit this Market , in spite of being born there. It was a pleasurable afternoon with a typical Portuguese meal and music to cheer up a reasonable number of visitors . Apart from the usual articles these marketplaces...More

Thank norbafreund
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Even traveling abroad, visiting a local food market might be interesting... Tasting local food is also a cultural experience - and this is the spirit that should preside your visit, if you choose to do so... You should know that CADEG is not a fancy...More

Thank vanicevalle
Reviewed 4 May 2015

CADEG - Centro de Abastecimento do Estado da Guanabara (Supply Center for Guanabara State) is exactly what the name says. It is a huge Supply Center with hundreds of warehouses that sell everything on fair prices, from Codfish to Olive Oil and Wines and Artisanal...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2014

we went there for lunch on a Friday. Food was delicious (I guess the restaurant name was SHOW, it had a 1:1 size yellow Volkswagen vanette on a wall in the main room) and prices were absolutely affordable. It is plenty of liquors shop so...More

Thank Giovanni P
Reviewed 26 July 2014

CADEG is known by the fruit, vegetable, flowers and plants distribution... there you can find plants as cheap as 10% of the current value on regular market places. It's interesting by the variety and quantity of restaurants, most of then Portuguese food and their specialty......More

Thank RGEDRA
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

This is a must in Rio, as long as you're used to masses and messes. The vibrant place is perfect for experiencing the chaotic ways that makes Rio so charming. Beware if you're not used to this. The food was great and we went while...More

Thank VKGonzalez
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mrny46
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Response from Cristiane R |
Nope, it is pretty far from the metro and it is not easy to get there bus either. The place is very interesting, but if you don´t know the area, I strong advide to ask for a local person (a guide if possible) to go there... More
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