Mercat Santa Caterina

Top 2% of attractions in Barcelona
7 / 10

5 expert reviews
Fodor's Fodor's
"This marketplace, a splendid carnival of colors with a roller-coaster rooftop, was restored by the late Enric Miralles." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"Distinguished by its kaleidoscopic and weirdly wavy roof, held up above the bustling produce stands, restaurants, cafes and bars by... what look like grey steel trees." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"This is possibly the most beautiful market in Barcelona—at least from the exterior, thanks to the colorfully painted waves of its rooftop. " Full review
Time Out Time Out
"Its most characteristic element is its gorgeous mosaic roof, reminiscent of Gaudi’s work, made with 325,000 pieces whose colours echo the fruit and vegetable stands underneath. " Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"La Boqueria’s rival in La Ribera, this fresh-food market is a little easier to navigate, if only because it is smaller." Full review