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Great market place

I’m sending my cook only at this market to purchase fish or any other seafood and every time I was... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
via mobile
Great variety of seafood

Great fresh choices of seafood from live crabs,lobsters,tiger prawns,squid,king fish and red... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“octopus” (5 reviews)
“strong smell” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I’m sending my cook only at this market to purchase fish or any other seafood and every time I was happy with it. You will make no mistake if you head there :)

Thank YellowCharlie
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great fresh choices of seafood from live crabs,lobsters,tiger prawns,squid,king fish and red snapper at a rock bottom prices

Thank antony143
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The fish market at Kivukoni transports you to the heart of Coastal East African's main commercial activity for many centuries now. You can see people selling their freshly caught fish as well as the auctioning. If you are looking to buy fresh ocean sea food...More

Thank tumkurameen
Reviewed 20 September 2017

its a place where you can find all kinds of fish and sometimes fishes a frayed there you can eat them on the go

Reviewed 12 September 2017

This place is good for any one who is looking to buy fish at an affordable price. It's named from the fact that it is situated between Kigamboni and city center. I can assure you here you'll get any fish you're looking for at a...More

2  Thank Merciful K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Its a place to visit if you are a sea food lover, keeping aside the smell of the sea creatures. All types of fish and a best price to beat down but they always take an advantage and target foreigners as they start too high...More

Thank PrinceAliD
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Visit this place only if you: 1. are ok with fishy smell 2. have nothing else left to do in Dar es Salaam 3. are near Kigamboni ferry terminal 4. love to see varieties of fish and sea creatures Early morning is the best time...More

1  Thank PrajwalSN
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Am told the catch is getting smaller. Aggressive bargaining, variety of seafood from calamari to octopus, shripms, lobster, crab

Thank Riz_Khalifa
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I like visiting the market when i feel like i want to eat fish. Small one, the sardines. The fish in this market are fresh and they have variety of fish kinds. Actually it the places where all fishermen after fishing bring their products. So...More

1  Thank nacray
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This place has the widest variety of sea food. One thing we are certain about sea food is it has a strong smell. And the guys are not doing enough to make it be comfortable. We went to buy some fresh prawns and octopus meat......More

1  Thank Herman M
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