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.

Vismarkt

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Very nice market in a partial 17 th century environment

The Vismarkt, fish market, is a very beautiful market, I would say, one of the best, which can... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Paul H
,
Groningen, The Netherlands
via mobile
Vismarkt was my first visit in Groningen

I loved the Vismarkt! There varieties and the selection of foods was remarkable and the proprietors... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Navigator30417263614
Read all 143 reviews
69
All photos (69)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fruit”(12 reviews)
“fresh fish”(4 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-1°
Dec
-1°
Jan
Feb
Contact
9711 JB Groningen, The Netherlands
Website
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Groningen
from US$ 34.10
More Info
Reviews (143)
Filter reviews
41 results
Traveller rating
24
15
1
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
24
15
1
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fruit friday and saturday fresh fish food market great market on tuesdays market offers fish stalls fries market place all kinds meats nuts groceries square cheese flowers
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 41 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Vismarkt, fish market, is a very beautiful market, I would say, one of the best, which can easily compete with the famous markets in Amsterdam. It’s a very multicultural market, where they offer anything from the whole of Europe and the Caribbean, which represents...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the Vismarkt! There varieties and the selection of foods was remarkable and the proprietors were very friendly.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Navigator30417263614
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This market offers an excellent source of fresh fish and baked goods. It also has some stalls which sell food such as fish and chips or fries. You can purchase fresh flowers as well as handicraft items. It is open on Friday and Saturdays and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Richard N
Reviewed 26 October 2018

This is the city center and also known as the grottemart. On any other weekday this is the busiest square with open air eateries and bars and the food trucks for Dutch potato wedges and fries ! To see and feel the authentic flavor, one...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank VLimaye
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Actually the best market I have ever been to ! Every Tuesday I go there to buy fresh vegetables and to get some inspirations from the local stores. It’s always crowded but the people living here do know the value of this market. They always...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank leonardn712
Reviewed 8 September 2018

More like a real central square than nearby Grote Markt. Moreover no motorized vehicles here, just pedestrians and bicycles (lots of them). The square has a rectangular shape and is rounded by some historic buildings, though many have been added in the 1930s and 1950s....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Robert937
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It literally sells everything and the later you arrive the better as the fruit and vegetable stalls offer Happy Hour. However it was shocking to see how much plastic was still being used and how trashed the place was when the market was over. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank trilingualtravels
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The market is the right place to buy some quality products in reasonable prices and a nice open place to walk with friends

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank GeoMar15
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The market is a wonderful place to buy fresh fruit, vegetables and fish. Often great value and always nice to speak to the friendly people running the stalls.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Anouk G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

One of my favourite places in this charmng town. Great choice of fish, vegs, fruits and flowers. Warm and cosy atmosphere. A lot of nice souvenirs foe the visitors of the town. Worth to visit!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Irina L
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 nearby hotels
University Hotel
106 reviews
.27 km away
Hotel Schimmelpenninck Huys
444 reviews
.32 km away
Klipper Zwadde
1 review
.35 km away
NH Groningen Hotel de Ville
657 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 417 nearby restaurants
Pigalle
320 reviews
.12 km away
Xo
57 reviews
.13 km away
Hock Sieng
85 reviews
.04 km away
Eetcafe The Ugly Duck
108 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 107 nearby attractions
Martinitoren
627 reviews
.33 km away
Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum
134 reviews
.34 km away
Universiteitsmuseum Groningen
81 reviews
.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vismarkt staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines