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Lovely little shop with fresh produce

Very convenient location and a wide range of fresh fruit and food as well as local wine, biscuits... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice people , fair prices

Nice market, definitely the better of the two choices in the little town. Staff was very friendly... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Ron F
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9 Jul 2018
“Lovely little shop with fresh produce ”
14 Aug 2018
“My favorite market while staying in Riomaggiore”
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I stayed in the village for 4 days and this was my favorite market. The produce seemed the freshest and I liked the options the best. I also found eggs here but didn’t see them at some of the other markets (maybe I missed them...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Very convenient location and a wide range of fresh fruit and food as well as local wine, biscuits and much more. Great for picking up breakfast & lunch.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Littlelucytravels
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered some nice.deli food here today... octopus, prawns, olives, cheese. Octopus was devine! We asked for a fork which was provided and really enjoyed eating a.gourmet lunch in the piazza. Until... I realised I also needed a fork to.cut the fruit we had bought (giant...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Expedition724127
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Nice market, definitely the better of the two choices in the little town. Staff was very friendly and helpful, not at all difficult when they realized our lack of Italian. Very good selection of meats, cheeses and wines and the product was fairly priced and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ron F
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Riomaggiore 3 nights and needed things for breakfast and snacks. The display of fresh fruits and vegetables (and the convenient location) drew us in. I found everything I needed and the ladies were very helpful. There are other markets but I returned...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank shields1954
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were there for the Riomaggiore seaside view and were attracted by the fruit stall outside the shop and decided to buy the persimmon. It was sweet and juicy.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank loigoh
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Our B&B had such a wonderful place to eat a meal, we had dinner in our room both nights we were in Riomaggiore. Ali Franca had a wonderful supply of meats, cheeses and mind blowing pesto, which we had with fresh bread and some vegetables....More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank motherHEncinitas
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped in after having visited two other grocery stores and found the best wines and service. We also bought fresh pesto and a nice assortment of olives for a great dinner in our apartment.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank bbeukelman
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Alimentari Franca is the busiest little grocery shop in Riomaggiore as it's located just at the entrance to the train station path and the tunnel to the pier. There are three other alimentari just up Rio Columbo, so if you find that the lineup is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank Travel_Bug81
Reviewed 13 May 2015

While looking for a place to purchase some items for lunch we ran across Alimentari. The woman behind the counter provided helpful suggestions on meats to purchase. The pesto we purchased here was the best we had while in Italy. One of the best lunches...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Marc13510
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