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Acatras del Mercado - Galeria de Arte

Closed Now: 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
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Unique pieces to purchase. Lovely helpful staff. Nice atmosphere to shop in. Reasonable prices. I... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Leon T
Melbourne, Australia
Acatras Del Mercado has some very interesting items done by local artists.

Acatras Del Mercado has some very interesting items done by local artists. They shipped a vase... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2018
Osprey, Florida
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The gallery offers a varied selection of fine arts and crafts, all by Uruguayan artists. Unique pieces exhibited in a special setting.Art and architecture are combined in an exceptional fashion.Visit us, You will receive personalized attention and...more
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Yacare 1595, Montevideo 11001, Uruguay
+598 2915 2492
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Unique pieces to purchase. Lovely helpful staff. Nice atmosphere to shop in. Reasonable prices. I recommend it.

2  Thank Leon T
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Acatras Del Mercado has some very interesting items done by local artists. They shipped a vase that I purchased in a sturdy box that was constructed by hand in the store. The vase came in perfect condition. I was very pleased.

2  Thank rachelrivlin
Reviewed April 19, 2018

A store that is full of surprises and unique objects and one I did not notice until my second visit. It was a tall sculpture sitting behind the front door. I saw it for the first time and had it shipped to the states. The...More

1  Thank bwhuseby
Reviewed April 17, 2018

There isn't much I can add to the excellent reviews below, other than don't miss this one if you enjoy exceptional arts, crafts and jewelry. There is a nice range of prices so that you don't have to "break the bank" to take home gifts,...More

1  Thank G8T0RGAL
Reviewed April 13, 2018

This is a delightful and interest small shop very near the cruise ship terminal. Most of the items are locally made with an excellent selection of art and jewelry. Do not miss this shop.

1  Thank DFHENDY
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Located right at the port in a very trendy, tourist area. They have some great art that is made locally. Also very reasonable priced.

1  Thank Rschagrin
Reviewed February 8, 2018

We were wandering around, looking for local crafts (of which we found many) and came upon Acatras del Mercado - and were so glad we did! What a wonderful little gallery, with so many art pieces of different types. My husband found a painting upstairs...More

1  Thank Rollie J
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

So happy we wandered into this store on our cruise stop! It was filled with unique and lovely pieces by local artists. I purchased a handmade penguin and a nativity scene carved into a gourd that we will enjoy each Christmas ! The owner was...More

1  Thank Leslie E
Reviewed December 11, 2017

There's a lot of very cool local art of all different prices. If you're looking for something to take home from your time in Montevideo, this place has lots of options.

1  Thank blsnwbrdr
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Spotted this store on TripAdvisor when researching my recent trip to Montevideo - so decided to call in. I was not disappointed. The store has a great collection of fabulous artwork by local artisans and are so helpful and more than happy to chat and...More

1  Thank Cedarwoodguy
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