Which one is London’s oldest food market?

If your answer was Borough Market you guessed it right. It’s beginning History dates back to the thirteenth century and without a doubt it is the most famous market for food in the city.

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What makes it so especial and unique is a diversity of food that you can find there.

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The variety of produce is quite impressive, and it comes from different parts of the world, especially from European countries as such as: Greece, France, Italy, Spain, etc. The amount of British food is also remarkable: as olives, honey, cheese, fruit, fish, bread, sausage, meat, vegetable, tea, cider, cake, game, and a great amount of organic product can be found.

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Besides, the market has a unique and charming atmosphere that makes it an ideal place to meet friends and have a good time. It’s important to say that the market offers several options at lunchtime from Monday to Wednesday in the Green Market.

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It’s definitely worth checking regularly what’s going on on its webpage, as the market offers and hosts special events such as talks, gastro tours, festivals, workshops, and much more.

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St George’s Day at Borough Market ❤ Castellers of London
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St George’s Day at Borough Market ❤ Ceilidh Jams
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St George’s Day at Borough Market ❤ Castellers of London

And no less interesting is the neighborhood. Around the market there is plenty of establishments like restaurants, pubs and shops.

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Qual o mercado público mais antigo de Londres?


Se a sua resposta foi Borough Market você adivinhou. A história deste mercado remonta ao século XIII. E sem dúvidas este é o mercado de alimentos mais famoso da cidade.

O que o torna tão especial e único é a diversidade de alimentos que você pode encontrar lá.

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A variedade de produtos é bastante impressionante, e vem de diferentes partes do mundo, especialmente de países europeus, tais como: Grécia, França, Itália, Espanha, etc. A quantidade de alimentos britânica também é notável: as azeitonas, mel, queijos, frutas, peixes, pães, salsichas, carnes, legumes, chá, sidras, bolos, carnes silvestres, e uma grande quantidade de produto orgânico pode ser encontrado no local.

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Além disso, o mercado tem uma atmosfera única e encantadora que o torna um lugar ideal para encontrar os amigos e compartilhar bons momentos. É importante dizer que o mercado oferece várias opções na hora do almoço, de segunda a quarta-feira no Mercado Verde.

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Definitivamente vale a pena conferir regularmente a programação do mercado, via web, pois o mesmo oferece e organiza eventos especiais, tais como: palestras, tours gastronômicos, festivais, workshops e muito mais.

More information


Address: 8 Southwark St, London SE1 1TL
Opening time: Monday to Saturday (Mon-Thu 10am – 5pm; Fri 10am – 6pm; Sat 8am – 5pm).
How to arrive: The Market is located next to London Bridge Station.

Web: Borough Market

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. really like your photos 😀

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    1. Iwanttobeacook says:

      Thanks!!!!

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