The Malaga food market El Carmen is known for its fresh fish and seafood. However it also has a wide selection of meat, artisan bread, local cheeses, spices and more.
The market has been part of the El Perchel neighbourhood for more than 140 years. With its charming location next to the Carmen church, it is a perfect place to discover local food.
After being renovated in 2010, it now also has a bar with terrace. Find a spot and discover Malaga’s most typical dishes, such as boquerones en vinagre and calamares fritos. They also have a fresh catch of the day on offer.
As co-founder of Malaga Guru Katrin likes to share the ins and outs of this captivating city. With a strong interest in history she is always keen on discovering more about Malaga’s past. Having lived in Malaga for more than five years, she is happy to share any tips to make your life more comfortable – from the best cocktail bar to getting on the padrón.