Mercat de la Boqueria

Top 1% of attractions in Barcelona
7 / 10

8 expert reviews

“This market hardly needs an introduction; La Boqueria has been chosen again and again, in all kinds of surveys, as the best market in the world.”

– Travel + Leisure

Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"Barcelona’s most central produce market is one of the greatest sound, smell and colour sensations in Europe." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"Foodies visiting Spain consider the Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria (its official name) a temple deserving reverential pilgrimage." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"At first glance, you might see more tourists than you do locals, but push through the fresh fruit smoothies, pre-cut coconut, and piles of sugary candy to find the inner circles of La Boqueria. " Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"Barcelona's oldest market still draws shoppers and visitors for its technicolor fruit smoothies, stalls of cured meat and other delicacies, and counter-seating eateries." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"One of Spain’s oldest and largest markets, the Mercat de la Boqueria is located just off La Rambla in a cavernous, iron-framed hall." Full review
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