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Benito Juarez Market (Mercado de Benito Juarez)

the corner of Flores Magon and Colon, two blocks f, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Visitors to this marketplace are advised to bargain with vendors to get low prices.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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the corner of Flores Magon and Colon, two blocks f, Oaxaca, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's market as all markets in Mexico. You can find here food, meat, seafood and souvenirs. The market not so big. You can buy and try eat some bugs and warms

Thank Maxim Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I want to buy coffee, chocolate, and some souveniers. Whatever I want, I find. Good and orijinal place.

Thank ilayda d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sensational experience definetly wirth a look even if you have no plans to buy anything. Has both food and crafts and the famous fried grasshoppers.

Thank milesofmars
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the trinkets you could want, handmade clothes and arts, and in a clean environment at low prices. Feel free to negotiate prices and enjoy the experience!

Thank BigBaldBuddha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best for wandering around and shopping. There are some food stalls (ice cream, etc), but mostly shopping. A must-see in Oaxaca!

Thank Derrick D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Granted were look like tourists and we are but these were the worst prices of our trip to Oaxaca and the vendors didn't seem willing to bargain much. Many locals, crowded and smelly and that stuff doesn't usually bother me at all. You can walk...More

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice to stroll this market early as possible. It is authentic and that means sensory overload including olfactory. We found a purse we wanted in a store, much less $ in the mercado. Same items for sale in shops cost less here. And you can...More

Thank BellBottomBlues
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Feast for the eyes and senses. The market has everything: household goods, food, souvenirs, party supplies, & clothes. Although the prices may be higher than other areas, it's worth a trip to experience the indoor market and surrounding vendors.

Thank Jean K
Reviewed 1 August 2017

In my experience this is one of the safest Markets that I've been, use common guidelines that you will take in crowded places and everything will be fine, is turistic and you can see hand crafts, food and mezcal of the region, since my point...More

Thank Erick J
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

You will find authentic plates from oaxaca and very good price. It is worth it at least just to walk around even if you do not want to buy anything. Many people trying to sell you random stuff meanwhile you are over there. Oaxaca is...More

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9 May 2017|
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Response from griggs2000 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not to respond earlier. I have been in New Orleans for the last month, and have been seduced by the Big Easy. The answers on time (6 AM – 9 PM) seem to be correct. While you are there, you should also visit the 20 de... More
26 July 2015|
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Response from MommaFi | Reviewed this property |
I preferred the weekday so that it wasn't soooo congested, but that's just a personal preference.