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For over 90 years, the Auckland Fish Market has been feeding a variety of the freshest seafood to the people of Auckland. It is situated in the heart of the city in Jellicoe Street, Wynyard Quarter of Auckland. Their main aim is to get people to try different kinds of fish other than the usual five types consumed by people. This would ensure an equal consumption of seafood hence supporting sustainability. More than 100 kinds of fish are available here. This is where Aucklanders go to experience multi-cuisine seafood all in one precinct. The place is very well popular among tourists especially among food tourists.
The precinct also houses a seafood cooking school. There are a total of 9 eateries and a bar. The precinct has both outdoor and indoor selling. The burst of flavors from all around the world and a colorful vibe makes the place perfect for locals to get a drink after work. Just recently the fish market underwent some rebuilding and renovations. According to Sanford, the long time owners of the fish market, the historical market has now been turned into a polished modern hospitality venue. The place gives out a bustling busy vibe mixed with a modern day seafood culinary vibe. The place hosts many food related events like Easter where people would come to the fish market and find many things to do along with eating the best seafood in Auckland. The activities include face-painting, balloon making, chocolate fish daily etc. People can also enroll themselves in cooking classes.