"Tsukiji " Tsukiji Market Tip by keeweechic

Tsukiji Market, Tokyo: 50 reviews and 69 photos


Tsukiji is said to be the largest fish market in the world. Around 35,000 vehicles containing and roughly 2,700 tons of fish from around the world gather to Tsukiji Market daily. It is about 10-15 minutes walk from Ginza, and in the same road (Harumi-dori) as the main kabuki theatre. You need to get there early in the morning to see huge frozen fish carcasses being sold by lively auctioneers. The stalls within the market also sell every other kind of fresh or live seafood.

Address: 5-2 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku
Directions: Take a taxi or the Tsukiji station on the Hibiya subway line will get you within a 5-minute walk.
othercontact: Tsujiki Fish Market is closed on
Phone: 03-3541-2640
Website: http://www.tsukiji-market.or.jp/

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 12, 2002
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