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Taboan Public Market

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Pahina Central, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Danggit, pusit at dilis

Just came back from the market. Today is Sunday and some of the shops were already closed. We were... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
Rommel C
Pasalubong Time!

Need pasalubong, this is one shop stop, so to speak. From keychains, ref magnets, dries mangoea... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
steflizardo
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“dried squid” (9 reviews)
“mango” (16 reviews)
“chorizo” (4 reviews)
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Pahina Central, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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"dried squid"
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"mango"
in 16 reviews
"chorizo"
in 4 reviews
"one stop shop"
in 5 reviews
"per kilo"
in 2 reviews
"extra shirts"
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"haggling skills"
in 2 reviews
"fish bones"
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"pungent smell"
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"free taste"
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"lower prices"
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"cheap price"
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"chicharron"
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"magellan's cross"
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"danggit"
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"pasalubong"
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

Just came back from the market. Today is Sunday and some of the shops were already closed. We were there around 4:30pm. Still plenty of dried fish stalls opened and we got what we came there for. Bought danggit for P600 a kilo. Got them...More

Thank Rommel C
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Need pasalubong, this is one shop stop, so to speak. From keychains, ref magnets, dries mangoea most eapecially danggit, you can all find them here with your best haggling style. Best to reach the stalla inside the market because the ones outside start at a...More

Thank steflizardo
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

The place is Dried Fish Market, with dried fish comes the stink. Make this place as last stop of your tour.. The best buy for your dried fish needs

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Been here twice and it never disappoints. Everyone will tell you the same thing - by the time you leave this place, your every pore, your hair and clothes will reek of dried fish, and it is true. I like going here because it saves...More

Thank Anna May V
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Of course a visit to Cebu has to include a place where you can get your 'pasalubongs' our term for presents for those back home! This is an excellent place but you need to bargain!

1  Thank Sebastian Q
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Dried fish are all here. Variety of dried fish you can never expect are here. Accessible from the city and people are friendly as well.

1  Thank casper020687
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Here in Cebu, one of the best thing to buy for pasalubong to your friends or family is danggit aand other dried seafood products. The best place to go is Taboan where the price is cheaper compared to the malls and you can also pack...More

Thank RheivenRei
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

My family loves danggit, and its a given fact that they are pricey. We really dont mind. since this is something that is not readily available in the US. Bought close to Php 5,000 worth of assorted dried fish from here. I guess since the...More

8  Thank Egie10
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

Most that will come to Tabuan had a sole purpose, to look for the best dried fish they can find. The favorite request of friends home in the Philippines. If one went on a vacation in Cebu, friends and relatives will order you bulad. Mosty...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

This is a public market and not your typical tourist spot so don't complain. The amount of dried fish is overwhelming, we went there early in the morning and bought some dried squid and other dried goods. Wear your "bambahay", you will get out of...More

Thank Daxster
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Hazel G
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Shane3000 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Was not able to take pictures there. It's 400 pesos per kilo of dried mangoes. They can put it in a vacuum bag for you.
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