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Taboan Public Market

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Pahina Central, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Never again! Maggots and worms on the danggit

My family loves danggit, and its a given fact that they are pricey. We really dont mind. since... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Egie10
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Gotha, Florida
Wow! Tabuan the best to shop Bulad

Most that will come to Tabuan had a sole purpose, to look for the best dried fish they can find... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MijnlieverdFH
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Amsterdam
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good53%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“dried squid” (9 reviews)
“mango” (15 reviews)
“chorizo” (4 reviews)
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Pahina Central, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank Egie10
Reviewed 6 days ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

One stop shop for goodies you can take home. There longganisa, dried seafood of every variety and pastries. You will have no shortage of choices. If youre going to another place after here be sure to change as the smell sticks to your clothes.

1  Thank a_albert_e
Reviewed June 23, 2017

You'll get stinky sure, but if you love eating danggit or dried fish I think that's fine. All sorts of pasalubong is found here -- dried fish/squid, chorizo, dried mango, mango/tamarind balls, etc. Dried seafood are vacuum sealed. Don't forget your haggling skills.

Thank IamTeej
Reviewed June 21, 2017

You will find here almost all of Cebu's produce for pasalubong. . . danggit, dried squid, variety of dried fishes, chorizos, dried mangoes, etc. at lower prices. . like I bought 1 kg of chorizo for Php170.00, - at the airport that price will be...More

Thank Efren C
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

Buwad, which is the local term for dried fish or squid, can be bought here at the best prices. Personally, I prefer the Danggit (type of fish) buwad because it's delicious. For those foreigners visiting Cebu, if you want to buy buwad which is a...More

Thank Natz1919
Reviewed June 1, 2017

This place is very stinky, flies everywhere, beggars always following you and store owners that wanna try to rip you off. If these things doesn't mind you so this is a place for you. Good thing I was able to find a reliable dried fish...More

1  Thank Justin B
Reviewed April 29, 2017

I red this place before i went in there last year and I think the helpful post has been buried with new post , The post is really helpful because my Uncle was gonna fall to that scam until I told him not to buy....More

Thank Tardis S
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

This place offers a wide array products for pasalubong from dried fish, squids, shrimps, manggo, pineapple to otap. You can haggle on the price or scout for better offers. The vendors can offer you free taste of danggit and other products.

Thank hannie821
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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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