Written in 2008, updated 2015
can be expensive.
But it is quite easy to live quite economically.
I have to be careful what I say, there follows my opinion and
I can't afford to get sued
The store has a good range of food and non-food.
and German are spoken and the staff are helpful when you ask.
I would have liked to have seen items visibly priced.
difficult for me to see what I was being charged for items.
I recommend not to pay by Credit Card as their machine was set
up to convert to UK pounds at an excessive rate.
try to pay with as close a cash as you can, and check any change
for odd coins.
One of Deia's hidden secrets.
Not in an obvious main road position
Up the hill
towards the church
The store has a fair range of food and some non-food.
fruit is mostly good. I find their bread good. English and German
are spoken and the staff are helpful when you ask.
is clearly priced, and cheaper than the main store.
by Credit Card worked out OK as I was given a choice of currency.
Closes for "lunch" 2:30pm until 4.30
Almost anything that you would expect to
find in a Pharmacy
afield, by bus
The nearest medium sized supermarket.
Just a short walk from the Bus Station. Open 9am to 21:00
every day except Sunday.
The only place to shop at 3.30pm.
Has cheap water, beer and reasonable wine. Cost on the bus 1.50Euro
fresh fruit in reasonable condition
cream = Soller
We find Giovanni, in the main square
to have the best Ice Cream. 1.30 Euros per scoop.
is so thick with Choc, it is too strong for me.
The make their own Italian Ice Cream on the premises
If you want to buy Ice Cream to take back the frozen
food store near the Bus Station is great.
There is a good sized chinese bazaar
just near the bus station.
Also the ironmongers on Carrer
Mar is a real treasure store. He even sold me 5 x 20mm bolts
I like the bread from the bakery, 3 shop
on the right walking from the bus stop. Fare 1.50 Euros
is also a small supermarket there that have has suited us.
This is on the Bus route, though you need to
check out where the pick up stop is for your return trip. Look
for Red/Yellow bus stop, NOT the Blue EMT stops.
does not close for lunch, and is open for a time Sunday morning.
Here you can get almost anything. Well recommended for the weekly
Don't forget to take bags that seal up, as you will
need to stack your load in the bus luggage box.
that the 16:45 from Palma is a L211 and does not pick up at
the L210 stop.
It is possible to use that bus, but you need
to find the stop near the Palma Eroski store