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Sydney Fish Market (SFM) is the largest market of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere and the world's second largest seafood market in terms of variety outside of Japan. A working fish market, SFM sources product both nationally and internationally...more
Bank St | Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
City West
+61 2 9004 1100
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent place to check out and savour some of the best seafood in town . can be quite crowded and the walkways aren't the biggest but definitely a place to check out . enjoy some fish n chips by the docks and sushi while you're...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank goldenhorse991
Reviewed yesterday

We had our niece visit from overseas, so we decided to take a look around the fish market, Such a huge variety of fish with products we had no idea existed. The vendors seem to be very friendly and really love showing you their product....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank terrina25
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's a fun place to go once, but it's crowded and not a place for young children. If you want fish an chips, take the ferry over to Watson Bay (Doyles) Nice area for families and the best fish n chips! It the Opal card...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 666breannej
Reviewed 5 days ago

A delightful experience for food lovers.......huge array of fish and shellfish, lots of eateries which were very affordable, well worth a visit especially via ferry from Circular Quays.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lizbo28
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the Sydney Fish Market and how you can just buy a bit of everything and sit out and eat it. The range is never ending. Claudio' s would have to be my favorite, however the are good bits to them all. I just...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank abelci77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent options of seafood available either to purchase and take home, or cooked to eat right there, at reasonable rates. Lobster, abalone, clams, and so much more. Also available is seating outside alongside the waters edge where you can enjoy your food with the occasional...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vijeets2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seafood they sell quite in big portion but the taste not so tasty. And the places visited many foreigner especially chinese. But the fresh seafood have many choices and highly recommended if you want to fond some rare seafood.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jeerazakaria
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this place for the first time 10 years ago, and a I had really nice memories of it as i could find plenty of fresh fishes at cheap prices with a lot of locals around me. Well, 10 years later it's totally different....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As part of an excursion off our cruise ship, we visited the Sydney Fish Market. All the high quality fresh fish passes through this market daily, with the Dutch auction occurring early in the morning to facilitate getting the fish to the airport and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard this place and went after 3pm. It closes around 4, but lots of stalls started to close after 3:30. However, most leftovers are offered with discounts. The market has both fresh fish and cooked food. Lots of varieties. It's crowded and loud. Some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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10 April 2018|
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Response from Terry D | Reviewed this property |
Try the Light Rail there is a stop right alongside the market. Otherwise a taxi from where you are would not be too expensive
31 August 2017|
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Response from Ray E | Reviewed this property |
I go the fish markets at around 8:30 am during the weekdays to avoid the lunch time rush and buy what I need to take home. For those wishing to have lunch, no later than about 11:00 am would be a good time to look around to... More
19 March 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was an amazing place