Barcelona has some of the best produce markets you will ever see. There are some food market, antique markets and craft markets. And you definitely must visit La Boqueria.
Markets in Barcelona
Huge varied and colourful, Barcelona’s market scene is very much alive and kicking, with over 40 neighbourhood markets ranging from traditional food markets (mercados del barrio) to temporary visiting markets on a specific day of the week in the outskirts and surrounding towns of Barcelona (mercadillos). Bargain hunters can find everything from local food produce to antique maps and coins, as long as you have the time and patience to search, and of course the confidence to check the products and haggle over the price.
Further information about Barcelona's markets can be found at www.mercatsbcn.com; and with at least one main market in every neighbourhood, it is easy to find one nearby to explore. A wander around the markets is a great way to get to know a new place, discover a wide variety of local produce, and interact with the people you are buying from, and Barcelona gives you every opportunity to enjoy the experience.