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Fish Market

Marginal, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (23 reviews)
“seafood” (71 reviews)
“prawns” (51 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Marginal, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved eating at the local fish market. We ate beautiful fresh red fish and prawns. Very well priced. The locals do harass you to cook the food for you and I felt a bit overwhelmed with that, but overall a great local experience

Thank RenaChristo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The variety of fish is overwhelming, unless you are a seasoned person who knows how to choose fresh fish; rather go to eateries next to the market to eat. It's interesting to see and wonder what they do with leftover fish. Negotiate prices. At the...More

Thank Ayanda N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fun to pick out your own seafood, watch as it is cleaned (especially the squid) and then have cooked at one of the many grilling kiosks adjacent to the market. I am sure as tourists we were overcharged, so best if you are prepared...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For me, best attraction in the city! It's simply amazing :) try and go there in the afternoon ( 1 pm onwards) because during the morning people are busy installing their stalls. You can go there and just select the fish you want to eat...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to a meal at the fish market, expecting seafood cooked to perfection, generous quantities and reasonable prices. In fact we waited over an hour for the food (and it was far from rush hour at 2-3pm on a weekday), the fried...More

Thank global_minerva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You choose your own fish and after they clean it you take it to one of their little restaurant kiosks to cook. We went back a second time because not only is it great value for money but the way they cook is absolutely delicious....More

Thank Daleen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ask any long term visitor to Maputo and they will tell you they miss the old fish market. The new building is modern and in many ways more hygienic looking than the old one. I myself newer saw the old fish market. The sifh has...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

if you go to the fish market please please please go to shop number 6, I forgot the guy s name but the service is excellent.

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Thank pfiwani
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love the fish market. Probably the neatest have seen in the world.I love the new set up by the sea - ample parking, well arranged seating areas. While it has taken away the street hustle from the original fish market, I prefer the comfort.It...More

Thank kanelani M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were lucky enough to get assistance from the gentleman running Shop 6 in the restaurant section. He helped us to select our fish and took us over to his store where the our fish was prepared to perfection. The mood at the fish market...More

Thank Neo S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marginal, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Maputo Province  >  Maputo
  • Phone Number: +82-6073-338
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