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The Tsukiji Market - CLOSED

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Great place to visit if you love to eat fresh fish or sushi. Choose from a variety of welcoming shops and restaurants. Fish is also sold in this market but be sure to arrive early as the best fish tends to sell out early in the morning.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in Best Food in Tokyo
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5-2-1, Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045, Tokyo Prefecture
Ginza, Tokyo Nihonbashi
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+81 3-3547-8011
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited here early morning for breakfast. Lots of shops selling expensive Japanese breakfast snacks . very crowded with foreign tourists .Bought various snacks including fried chicken ,unage and octopus.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank atticushog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In case you’re thinking Tsukiji market is no more, the outer market (which is really the best part for visitors) still going strong. All of the tiny restaurants, knife shops, little alleys and stores selling all manner of ingredients are still very much in operation....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank misterdoyle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good visit at the market. Most stalls were closed but that didn’t dampen our spirits and the rest of the tourists visiting the place. We had sushi lunch and tasted Mocchi and ice cream from the market.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank brychewilliams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times but the first time since the move of the auction or fish market. I personally think it has lost a bit of it’s charm and feeling with the hasty vehicles and noise. The market is still there and good but it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bluee126
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Being one of the biggest Markets in the world, the Tsukiji is a must see. You have to go there during the day, and you can enjoy all the sea food and fish the Pacific has to offer: red tuna, lobsters, white tuna, oysters, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ndakwar
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

You will have to wake up really early to enjoy this piece of beauty but i promise you it is worth the trouble. There are stalls lined up till the end, different seafoods caught up right in thr morning fresh.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank isseiTaka
Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

Even with the inner market moved few months ago there's still plenty to do on the outer market and the crowds got bigger later on the day even during a weekday visit. Munched our way through many stalls. Fresh Toro, whale meat, abalone, oysters, Sea...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank IVegas
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Worth the wake in the morning, the place is so vibrant, colourful & energetic. Definitely a place i will come back again

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank andyfong82
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Went there 'early' 8.30am. Managed to cover the stalls recommended by various youtubers. The tuna don, the egg, bbq seafood and Inari. The crowd started to come in closer to 10am.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank ChunKianCh0ng
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

This fish market is great and seafood is fresh . Easy to come by train . Need come here early market close at 3.00 pm

Date of experience: November 2018
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