The Market Puerto Rico

The Market Puerto Rico Shopping Center Gran Canaria
The Market Puerto Rico

What is The Market Puerto Rico?

The Market Puerto Rico is one of the newer shopping centers in Puerto Rico Gran Canaria.

In January 2019 The Market Puerto Rico opened its doors, as a place to enjoy slow shopping. It's not actually a market but an outdoor shopping center with a supermarket, shops and places to eat and drink. This eco-friendly center has vertical gardens and fountains plus underground car parking for customers. Live music and entertainment is provided at weekends and certain holidays.

Where is The Market Puerto Rico?

The Market Puerto Rico is located in the center of Puerto Rico Gran Canaria. It's on the main road that goes through the resort from McDonalds, past Shopping Center Puerto Rico and opposite Mogan Mall Shopping Center.

3 of Puerto Rico's Shopping Centers: The Market, Mogan Mall and Puerto Rico

Restaurants and Bars in The Market Puerto Rico

  • LaMattina Cafe
  • Spar Cafe
  • Blossom Art and Food
  • TIpsy Bee
  • Heladeria Helamore Ice Cream Cafe
  • Growl's Beer Truck

Spar Café

Spar Café is on the ground floor of The Market Shopping Center. It's conveniently located in the entrance to Spar supermarket so you can take a rest there before or after you go shopping. The coffee is from the Nespresso range and the Lungo coffee is good if you like it strong. The cakes are delicious, especially the carrot cake. There are table, chairs and parasols outside near to the ramp and several seats inside.

Spar Cafe The Market Puerto Rico Gran Canaria
Nespresso Coffee and Carrot Cake at Spar Cafe

LaMattina Cafe

LaMattina Café is the place for coffee, cake, breakfast and brunch. There are always tasty treats such as carrot cake, cookies and the most delicious croissants made fresh. If you like your coffee strong ask for a cortado largo, you won't be disappointed. The seating area is in the perfect place with a great view of the valley. It's on the same level as Spar supermarket next to the escalators and fountain.

La Mattina Cafe Brunch The Market Puerto Rico Gran Canaria
Brunch at La Mattina Cafe

Heladeria Helamore Ice Cream Parlour

Heladería Helamore ice cream parlour and coffee shop is situated above Spar supermarket. It has an amazing variety of artisanal ice creams including gluten free and vegan options, perfect for those hot days in Puerto Rico.

They also have crepes and waffles with different fillings depending if you fancy sweet or savoury. If you are a chocolate fan, then trust us when we say you must try a freshly made crepe with Nutella and the chocolate brownies. Delicious!

Tipsy Bee Cocktail Bar

Fancy cocktails in the sunshine and live DJs with House Music by night? Head to Tipsy Bee Cocktail bar and enjoy the amazing terrace. Their handcrafted cocktails are a big hit, as are the nachos and guacamole. It's open everyday from 11:00am – 02:00am.

Growl's Beer Truck

The newest bar to open in The Market is Growl's Beer Truck which has artisanal Canarian beers and a place to grab some food with friends, they also have live music at weekends. This is on the top floor by the children's playpark.

Gastro Gallery The Market Puerto Rico

The Gastro Gallery is a food court with 7 different restaurants on the top floor of The Market Puerto Rico. The idea is that you can order at the counter from whichever restaurant and sit wherever you like. This is great if you want to try a bit of everything. At the moment the Gastro Gallery is closed for business. We will update if and when it reopens.

After ordering and paying you will be given a round restaurant pager that lights up and rings when your food is ready to collect from the counter. Cutlery and serviettes can be found in the small boxes on each table.

Gastro Gallery The Market Puerto Rico Gran Canaria
Gastro Gallery Food Court at The Market Shopping Center in Puerto Rico Gran Canaria

Shops in The Market Puerto Rico

There is a small selection of shops at The Market Puerto Rico, they are open everyday from 10:00 – 22:00h.

  • Spar Supermarket
  • Spar Natural
  • Travel Tech Store
  • Premium by Estadio Sport
  • Estadio Sport
  • Mika Tattoo by Alex
  • La Elite Car Wash (in the underground parking)

Premium by Estadio Sport is where you will find all of the main sports brands in one place. There is a great selection of training shoes and footwear in small to large sizes in the latest styles including Adidas, Nike, Skechers, Vans and Reebok. They also have a loyalty card which you can benefit from right away with a discount off your purchase.

Travel Tech Store has you covered for the best travel gadgets and luggage. Here you will find brands such as Apple, Beats by Dre, BOSE and Samsonite.

Spar Supermarket in The Market Puerto Rico

In The Market Puerto Rico you will find the second biggest Spar Supermarket in Gran Canaria. As you enter the store there is fresh fruit section and flower shop. Then onto La Cocina, the pre-cooked food counter with ready to eat dishes such as salads, ropa vieja, pasta salads, roast chickens and lasañas.

Spar Supermarket Puerto Rico Gran Canaria
Spar Supermarket Puerto Rico Gran Canaria

There is a bakery and bread counter with fresh bread rolls, pastries and cakes. The butchers and fish counters have top quality meats and fresh fish. There are specialty rooms for cheese, beer and wines. Near the checkout is where you will find the Spar Café as mentioned earlier.

Spar Natural

Next to Spar you will find Spar Natural which has an excellent choice of gluten-free, dairy and lactose free, vegan and vegetarian foods. There are also some environmentally friendly cleaning products, baby foods, a great selection of teas, drinks and even makeup.

Spar Natural The Market Puerto Rico Gran Canaria
Spar Natural at The Market Puerto Rico Gran Canaria