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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

interesting to see the different types of sea life caught that were for sale. The different markets also cooked my foods and sold them. The portions were large and the seafood was fresh. I enjoyed a good lunch there. It is worth a trip there...More

Thank Gswets
Reviewed 3 days ago

In addition to the good choice of fish [and huge lobsters] there was a vast amount of eateries that you could enjoy a snack or a meal. It was really nice social scene as well as being a fish market. Another good experience in Sydney.

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well it is said that Sydney's fish market is one of the biggest market here in Australia. Once you reach here you will see a lot lot lot of tourist busy eating their seafood. There are a few stall you can choose from. Depending on...More

Thank Anil T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there about noon and had lunch there... There was a wide range of seafood cooked in so many ways and the taste was delicious!!! There's also nice dessert kiosk at the end of the wharf...

Thank mrs-Rondo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Saturday lunchtime. Very busy but good to have a look around and see the variety of fish an seafood available (if you like neither of those, maybe don't visit..!). After looking around you can buy from the various stores/stands and have it...More

Thank Diving1979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely seafood lunch with overseas visitor at Fish Market today. A great place to take visitors. Quite educational with the various types of fishes, clams, mussels, etc Very easy to get there by car or light rail. If by light rail stopped at...More

Thank Liang l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A place where to go for a visit or to eat the best fish in Sydney. You will find the commercial market for fish, mussels, enormous lobsters and every kind of prawns of the best quality. You can just go to look around all the...More

Thank eangori
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Environment: With influx of Chinese travellers (Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and specially mainland Chinese) this is just full of those. Almost everywhere you look is 95% Chinese. I won’t surprise with population and demand for fresh seafood. The environment is a friendly family environment. Although...More

Thank Mei Ling M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, you must like fish. The array of different types of fish/shellfish on offer is probably the best in the world. This is not fine dining, but an experience of pleasure in a brilliant Sydney setting beside the ocean. We chose to sit...More

Thank dadsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wherever I travel, I enjoy visiting food markets. This is a great way to learn about the cultures and lifestyles of people in different parts of the world. The Sydney Fish Market is a great example. You can see beautiful fresh fish of all kinds...More

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April 10, 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
August 30, 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
March 19, 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was an amazing place