Food and main products supplies

Food supply in Margarita Island

The food supply situation in Margarita Island is completely normal. Supermarkets offer a wide range of products. You will find enough fruit, vegetables, fish, meat, eggs, etc.

In general, people who live in Margarita do most of their shopping in supermarkets and complement the purchase in small well-stocked mini markets such as Tavares in Pampatar. The so called Bodegones, will offer much more than just drinks. In these bodegones you can get many international products. Along Ave. 31 de Julio, there are many fruit and vegetable stands.

Excellent fish can be obtained from the beach fisherman's wharfs and markets in Pampatar, El Tirano, Manzanillo and La Guardia.

The gastronomy of Margarita Island is excellent. There are very good restaurants with an excellent value for money. During the year, there are gastronomic festivals in different parts of the island.

You must taste the delicious tomato margariteño, typical of the island, as well as the famous sweet pepper, a completely mild chili pepper that gives the special flavor to our food of Margarita.

Margarita is definitely a gastronomic paradise.