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Markets in Barcelona

Barcelona Market

Do like Catalans, make your daily shopping in the city markets (Mercat in Catalan) or simply, visit them and have a drink, have a few tapas, meet friends… 
Barcelona city markets are popular places, colorful and noisy, refreshing and happy. From food markets to fleas or books markets this is our selection for a delightful moment during your stay in Barcelona.

 

To know:
 Opening times: most of the shops and shopping centers are open from 10.00 (10am) to 20.30 (8:30pm) or 21.30 hours (9:30pm). Traditional shops open from 10.00 (10am) to 14.00 hours (2pm) and from 16.30(4:30pm) to 20.30 hours (8:30pm)
 Sales: the winter sales generally begin in the second week of January and last until the end of February and the summer sales begin on 1st July and last until the end of August.
 How to pay: most people pay in cash or with a credit card, when you must show your passport or identity card.
 Tax Free: residents from outside the European Union may have their Value Added Tax (VAT) returned for purchases of more than €90.15.

See also all the shops of Barcelona in our directory.

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4 comments

  1. hand painted black belts - Lydia (26 Dec 2016 - 10:16)

    I regret not buying one of these belts..the vendors were on the ramblas and one stree over called los angeles st perhaps. Anyone know the contact name or email address? thank you
    chime@velocity.net

  2. chicken dippers - kfc (7 Sep 2015 - 12:22)

    Hello, i just want to say that i loved the chicken dippers over in barcelona. i have travelled all over the world but i have never tasted anything like the chicken dippers here. tasty little things they are. a must try if you are in the city.

  3. i want - emily m (7 Nov 2012 - 08:00)

    i love it xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

  4. marché aux livres - bcn (15 Aug 2011 - 11:00)

    ce marché aux livres est vraiment sympa, plein de choses à voir et acheter

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