Fairs, Shops, Markets
The Fair of Vandoma is, among the thematic fairs that take place in Porto, one of the most well-known and characteristic. It started in spontaneous fashion and consisted mostly of young students who sold books and used clothes, and began to be regulated by the Porto City Council from 1984.
Vandoma takes place weekly, on Saturdays, between 8 am and 1 pm and is exclusively for the sale of used objects, namely clothes, crockery, furniture and decorative items, discs, books, electrical appliances and / or electronics, household and work utensils (tools).
Address: Avenida 25 de Abril, 4300-537 Porto
The Bolhão Market is the most famous in the city and in 2006 it was classified as a place of public interest. Dating back to 1850, with a singular structure with two floors, it is characterised by the monumentality of its neoclassic architecture. On the exterior, the market is divided into a large number of shops, facing the four surrounding roads.
Address: Rua Formosa 214, 4000 Porto
Grocery "A Pérola do Bolhão"
Traditional grocery store, founded in 1917 by António Rodrigues Reis. Mountain cheese, selection of sausages, an extensive variety of nuts and caramelized in bulk, a good offer of regional wines and biscuits are the main proposals of one of the oldest houses in the city.
Address: Rua Formosa 279, 4000-252 Porto
Store “A Vida Portuguesa”
This store was filled with beautiful national products that we have known for decades, still with the original packaging or inspired by these, patterns, images and forms of the past that are now so fashionable.
Address: Rua Galeria de Paris 20 - 1º, 4050-162 Porto
Bom Sucesso Market
The traditional market before, gave way in 2013 to a modern urban space where live a fresh market, restaurants and shops. There are also cultural activities that take place every week.
Here you can jump from one bench to another and enjoy various snacks and drinks. There are 44 stalls full of gourmet offers from various regions of Portugal.
Address: Praça Bom Sucesso, 4150-145 Porto
A Tradições is a shop of Portuguese quality products and original. Delight in unique delicacies and enhance your image with their creative cork products.
Address: Rua das Flores 238, 4050-264 Porto
Porto Belo Market
Inspired by the famous London market Portobello, here you can buy vinyl records, vintage clothes and accessories, antiques, books and magazines, illustrations, design pieces and organic products such as olive oil, teas and jams.
Address: Praça Carlos Alberto, 4050-158 Porto