Marche des Enfants Rouges, Paris

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Established in the early 1600s, Marche des Enfants Rouges is the oldest covered market in Paris. Covertly located behind a modest green metal gate, this market offers a maze of fresh food stalls and ready-to-eat cuisine from around the world. Sit next to locals at communal tables, bringing your purchased traditional crêpes, a Caribbean jerk meal, a Japanese sushi roll, and more. Products vary from day to day. Look for farm fresh fruits, seasonal vegetables, flowers, and bakery items. Arrange your visit to Marche des Enfants Rouges and discover more family-friendly attractions in Paris using our Paris trip planner.
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  • Really a must visit. The food purveyors are exceptional and there are numerous in market places to eat as well as to buy. Very popular with neighbourhood regulars and not too touristy. Not overly.....  more »
  • We went through this market on our visit to Paris. Lots of different vendors, but the crepe vendor is the standout. Must try the crepes made with chickpea flour. They’re delicious.  more »
  • With a variety of food stands around the perimeter. This market was much smaller than I imagined. And we went the week between Christmas and New Years and a lot of the sands were closed thru...  more »

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