Workers' Market (Mercado dos Lavradores), Funchal
(1.8/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
The hub of commercial activity in the port city, Workers' Market (Mercado dos Lavradores) brings together the region's scents, colors, and flavors. Situated in the center of the city, the market offers everything from fresh fish and meat to tropical fruits, exotic flowers, and local crafts. Combining covered spaces and open-air sections, the two-story market represents a blend of Art Deco and Modernist architectural styles. Start your visit at the central courtyard, where you can bargain and taste before you purchase pineapples, bananas, mangos, or passion fruit. Our Funchal itinerary planner makes visiting Workers' Market (Mercado dos Lavradores) and other Funchal attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Not only is this a great little find to wander around for an hour, but there is also a little café on the ground floor, hidden in the corner. Little English is spoken but for a snack they do the most ...  more »
  • Don't be conned into buying more than you actually want and take a good look at the prices. You can buy cheaper and probably better elsewhere. 
  • Don't buy anything here. Aggressive selling deliberately targeted at tourists and extremely high prices. The only disappointment of our trip to Madeira.