Following the trend you can find several great and renewed markets in the city of Porto. Those spaces are now getting more little business in areas such as food, art, fashion and culture. However some of them didn’t forget the old habits and you can also buy fresh products as fish, meat, vegetables and fruit. Because they are in everywhere Porto by Livraria Lello have just introduced to you the best places to take you some good moments in Porto.
In this article we will see check six markets that are a truly a “must go” in Porto’s city:
MERCADO BOM SUCESSO
Rebuilt in 2011, the Bom Sucesso market is now an emblematic space of the city with little business testing their first products. Here you can wait for live concerts, workshops and animations every week.
From Livraria Lello: 23 min
MERCADO TEMPORÁRIO DO BOLHÃO
While the Mercado do Bolhão is under the biggest renovation ever, the city council has arranged a temporary space near by. The temporary market are now with a catering area that serves the food with the fresh vegetables and fruits vendors’, until the market is renewed.
Da Livraria Lello: 16 min
MERCADO FERREIRA BORGES
It was once a great meeting place for Porto’s people. It closed and reopened with a new concept and the well-known Hard Club, a club that have a lot of good concerts every week. Today the Mercado Ferreira Borges have a nice and space to take a portuguese coffee or to drink a good beer.
Da Livraria Lello: 9 min
It is the most recent “open space” market in the city. Tasty District opens in Batalha zone and have several small stalls where you can choose the best for your every wishes.
Da Livraria Lello: 12 min
MERCADO DA FOZ DO DOURO
Near the beach zone, the Mercado da Foz do Douro is the most distant market of the heart of the city. However it is always a good choice to go there and try to taste the fresh and gourmet products.
Da Livraria Lello: 28 min (bus)
In the other side of the river, you can find a Porto’s traditional market. Mercado Beira Rio have fruits and vegetables between the best local winery.
Da Livraria Lello: 25 min