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Appalling

I'm a chef and obviously foodie so could not get here fast enough. I was literally shocked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
XingXang
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San Diego, California
Not so fresh... Lots of bugs

This place is a solid meh... fish is not as fresh as I thought it would be and literal SWARMS of... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
noah s
,
San Francisco, California
via mobile
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Buy some fresh fish and some tacos at this open-air market.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
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“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
“octopus” (2 reviews)
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Ensenada, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a chef and obviously foodie so could not get here fast enough. I was literally shocked. Filthy, flies everywhere, no produce covered except by flies. I had brought overseas visitors staying with me in Mexico to the market to buy dinner. I was beyond...More

Thank XingXang
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a solid meh... fish is not as fresh as I thought it would be and literal SWARMS of flies. Not going to lie though, their wide variety of fishes is pretty impressive. Definitely not a must see in my eyes, but if...More

Thank noah s
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Freshest of fish as you would expect, but nothing special to see. I visit all the marketplaces all over the world and this one is small and average. Interesting to see if you have some extra time in the morning, but not worth going out...More

4  Thank TravelAgentDave
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped at the fish market on the way back to the condo and picked up Shrimp, Lobster, Black Sea Bass, octopus and some really good smoked marlin for less than $40. It is an open air market but is clean and I did not see...More

1  Thank Peter L
Reviewed 13 November 2016

One of my FAVORITE places to visit, buy and EAT! I love to take pictures of the various fishes, crabs, oysters, lobster, squid, sharks just bought into the market. You can pretty much name and you'll find it; depending on the season..Fresh, the smell of...More

Thank MzElvira
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We picked up some pulpo (octopus) and a large rockot (a red sea fish, very meaty firm white flesh. There are a lot of flies around but it's easy to pick up some fresh and good quality fish. A couple of vendors were selling fresh...More

Thank Louis S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I have seen some fancy fish markets but never one quite like this! All the fish is very artfully and meticulously displayed. Every kind of fish you have every heard of and plenty that you haven't! They don't cook for you, but plenty of stalls...More

Thank doughartyc
Reviewed 6 July 2016

My wife wanted to cook crab so we went to the Fish Market. If you are visiting from a cruise ship, then no need to stop by because they will not cook your seafood. This is not one of those markets where you can buy...More

1  Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 5 February 2016

This is a great outdoor fish market in Ensenada close to downtown and the cruise ship port too. Fund to walk through or stop off for a shrimp cocktail or ceviche cocktail.

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

This is something to see and do while here since there is not much after you get off the ship. They have restaurants in front of the market and many little areas with bars. They also have people selling souvenirs near by. It's cool and...More

Thank rshaneel
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