The place to eat and browse and shop. Look out for grasshoppers and worms to eat and the local chocolate to drink.
About Benito Juarez Market (Mercado de Benito Juarez)
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I suppose anyone who has not been in a big city market in Mexico should give this one a visit, but I see nothing particularly special about it. It takes up a full city block, with a lot of item types for sale concentrated with...More
This market was the highlight of my trip. Fascinating in every way. Vendors, eateries, exotic smells and tastes.
Grasshoppers anyone? It they are a favored traditional snack high in protein and available everywhere in the market. Just pulled and piles of fresh fruit and vegetables (ANOTHER variety of mango?) As well as prepared foods, empanadas, and if course places that grinds fresh chocolate...More
Go for tesajo and the other meats there. Order your meats-we got 1/2 kg of beef, pork, and chorizo for 3 of us and it was plenty!! Find a seat somewhere and then select your sides. So delicious-one of the best tasting, although cheapest, meals...More
The food is what. you expect to find in a market. Sandwiches are so so. Did not find any exceptional food stalls. However needed a travel bag and it really came through for that
We love exploring markets as they have such a wide variety of things on sale including many fruits and vegetables that you don’t recognise. I saw a belt I liked but had to go to three separate stalls to find my size with the bonus...More
Something for everyone to experience! Regional delights and specialities for sale from grasshoppers to special spices; moles to herbs and natural health products. If they don't have what you need here, as step across the street gets you to the artisans market, if you don't...More