Mercat Santa Caterina is the newest food market in Barcelona. It was completely renovated in 2005 and is located in the district of Ciutat Vella. The market is the most visited in the local area. Mercat Santa Caterina has a great selection of all kinds of fresh fruit, vegetables, chicken, seafood and a large selection of meat in all categories and cuts. There are several shops that specialize in the Spanish hams, including Bellota and there are tastings. You’ll also find a variety of tapas bars in the market that offers all the classic tapas and appetizers made of super fresh ingredients. Mercat Santa Caterina is definitely worth a visit.
Where: Mercat Santa Caterina, Francesc Cambó 16, Barcelona