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A good retail out let for good fish & other marine products

This is one place where one can get good fish, prawns and other products, that they clean and give. Parting is an issue on Fridays.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 October 2016
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Muscat, Oman

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Mackay, Australia
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is an amazing fish market. Fresh fish arrive daily. It does not smell fishy due to the fish being so fresh. You should ask before taking photos as some do not want their photos taken. This is perfect to check out the local culture. Be sure to dress properly and wear the right shoes as the ground is wet.

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Doha
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am not one to visit fish markets, as I have seen many in my time. Plus I don't really like them, because it's wet and smelly. But to appease my dad who likes such places we went. If you are a fish lover, then this is probably one of the best fish markets I have ever been to. The... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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123 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is one place where one can get good fish, prawns and other products, that they clean and give. Parting is an issue on Fridays.

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Thank Rao1940497
Marcus Beach
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150 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

It's a working fish market, so you need to be mindful of that and not get in the road. But very interesting and great photo opportunity. Loved the huge yellow fin tuna.

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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

well organized market with ample supply of various types of fish, prawns, crabs, lobsters. located just beside the waterfront easy access to the fishermen to bring in their catch, can purchase freshly caught fish from the boats also. Facilities also available to have the fish purchased cleaned by professional fish cleaners.

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Tysons Corner, Virginia
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196 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

This place is a worth a quick stop to see Omani fisherman and their catch of the day. Oman is known for more seafood in their Arabic Cuisine compared to other Persian Gulf Arab nations.

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Bellingham, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 368 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Fairly good fish market, reasonable size but certainly not big. Interesting to see the variety of sizes, shapes and hues of fish caught in the vicinity, including some real substantial specimen. You can stand by and observe how the fish are gutted and prepared. A real local working market, relatively few tourists in sight. There are even some tail-gate sales... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

We are seafood lovers and this place is almost a weekly visit must except in summers. Good fresh variety of seafood sometimes bargain prices. Also a bit touristy.

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Berlin, Germany
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Interesting if you like to see what they fish in the area,it's small, not much to say about it. People are always friendly.

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Muscat, Oman
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

The fish market inMuttrah is one of my favourite places to enjoy on Saturday to buy fish for family. There are many types of fishes available there and most of them are even fresh or of the last night brought from another cities. There are also expert young people that prepares the cutting for the visitors for their fishes

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