We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Fresh fish straight from the boats

It is worth taking the time to visit the fresh fish market. It is a daily occurance and the fish... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Susie v
,
Uithoorn, The Netherlands
via mobile
Fab fishy fun!

We took our boys (7 & 9) to the market and we all enjoyed seeing the different fish and shellfish... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Ieuan E
via mobile
Read all 35 reviews
23
All photos (23)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish”(4 reviews)
“shellfish”(3 reviews)
“vendors”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
13°
Oct
Nov
Dec
Contact
Quay Side | Port, Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
Reviews (35)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
8
7
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
8
7
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fresh fish shellfish vendors boats unload selection boulogne
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

It is worth taking the time to visit the fresh fish market. It is a daily occurance and the fish stalls are well-maintained. The boats come in at about 07:00 and unload their catch direct to the waiting stalls. On Sundays there is also a...More

2  Thank Susie v
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We took our boys (7 & 9) to the market and we all enjoyed seeing the different fish and shellfish. The market is open everyday and we didn’t arrive until 10:30 and there was still plenty to see. We visited on a Sunday and there...More

Thank Ieuan E
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Fish market in boulougne sur mer is a main event on a Sunday and is a real spectacle. Amazing amount of fish and shell fish on display.It is a shame our seaside towns don't have this in England.

1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 25 June 2017

As it was a Sunday morning, we didn't fancy going too early...so we arrived at 10 am and found only two of the fish stalls were still open - one looked very poor quality and the other one had two ladies serving, in red and...More

Thank ATALANTA H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Choice of fish was excellent and prices were good. Fish was so fresh and vendors were happy to help. Bought loads of fresh produce in food market.

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Having a Subday morning stroll around the market was a delight.There were too many choices and all at reasonable prices.lovely vibe and atmosphere.

1  Thank Jules E
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Just do it if you like fresh fish. Decent prices and just caught. Just near the harbour, it is an interesting experience.

Thank Rafael J
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We visited the market early on a Sunday morning. Excellent and wide selection of delicious fish and shellfish. All of the vendors were approachable and informative. Reasonable prices too. Interesting for the kids too. There was also a thriving food market close to the fish...More

Thank DrummondSiddle
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere lovely fresh fish in the shadow of the old Boulogne ferry port. Now most of it is a coach park . This is the drop of and pick up point for the cross keys coach trip for £10 on Saturdays so get in...More

1  Thank lobster64
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Great experience. Able to pick up and feel the fish (even our young child with lobster and crab!). Great prices. Very fresh.

Thank Charlotte M
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 nearby hotels
Hotel Hamiot
153 reviews
.15 km away
Hotel Faidherbe
112 reviews
.18 km away
Hotel Alexandra
145 reviews
.20 km away
Hotel Metropole centre ville
224 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 155 nearby restaurants
Fleur De Sel
418 reviews
.21 km away
La Cabane
352 reviews
.11 km away
Chuck Wagon
153 reviews
.18 km away
Le cyrano boulogne sur mer
33 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 34 nearby attractions
La Crypte de Notre Dame
226 reviews
.99 km away
Le Parc de la Falaise
10 reviews
1.54 km away
Chateau-Musee
193 reviews
1.12 km away
Nausicaa
3,377 reviews
.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fish Market staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines