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Fish Market, Bergen

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Shop and eat your way through Fish Market, the site that has served as the meeting place for fisherman, traders, and locals alike since the 12th century. Located in the very center of the city on the wharf, it is one of the most popular outdoor markets in Norway and is often bustling with action. Browse the stalls of fresh fish and other seafood and view the live catches from that morning. Purchase crab, shrimp, caviar, smoked salmon, cod, or even whale from one of the friendly fishmongers. Sample some of the local cuisine at one of the many vendors along the market. You can also buy souvenirs, local art, flowers, fruits, and vegetables here. Arrive early to avoid the crowds. Make Fish Market a centerpiece of your Bergen vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Bergen travel planner.
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  • We enjoyed this little fish market. Unfortunately is really touristy. We still had a meal of fish and chips. They were probably the best we had on our trip. There was a lot of seafood variety and....  more
    We enjoyed this little fish market. Unfortunately is really touristy. We still had a meal of fish and chips. They were probably the best we had on our trip. There was a lot of seafood variety and....  more »
  • We ate at one of the fish market booths. I had the calamari and my hubby had the fish and chips. We also ordered two, local light bottled beers which were good. His fish and chips had two large... 
    We ate at one of the fish market booths. I had the calamari and my hubby had the fish and chips. We also ordered two, local light bottled beers which were good. His fish and chips had two large...  more »
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  • Must first see the Seattle Washington USA fish market to compare then you'll understand the big difference. Main problem is when they cook the fish it's all on the same grill so the whale meet is next to the salmon next to the shrimp so not appetizing. But fish seemed fresh
  • Definitely a tourist trap. Tried the ‘special’ Norwegian fish soup. Totally disappointed. Walk around, take photos but walk out of the area for affordable local food

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