Auckland Fish Markets

The Auckland Fish Market sells the widest range and freshest seafood available, straight from our boats to your table.

The Auckland Fish Market sell the widest range of the  freshest seafood available, straight from our boats to your table.

The Auckland Fish Market building hosts a variety of fresh seafood retailers, a boutique food market, restaurants, licensed cafes, an extraordinary wine encounter and the ever-popular Auckland Seafood School. At lunchtime our open-air courtyard and cafes bustle with a steady stream of diners. By night it's the aromas of Asia that permeate the air as our standalone Hong Kong style and Korean eateries, come into their own.

We have behind the scenes tours that take you to the heart of our fresh fish auction, processing and retail operations, you are also welcome to come down and check out the hustle and bustle of the weekday wholesale auction at 6AM.

Albert Sanford built the first fish market in the early 1890s at the corner of Albert and Custom Streets. The Market today is located in Jellicoe Street, a short walk from the central city.

Our unique harbour location makes the Auckland Fish Market an easily accessible and captivating destination for locals and tourists alike. Enjoy a stroll along the picturesque Viaduct Harbour. Motorists can park free for the first hour.

Whether you're a chef, shopper or wine buff, at the Auckland Fish Markets you come for the seafood and stay for the experience.