Fish Church, Gothenburg

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Named for its resemblence to a Gothic church, Fish Church today markets fresh catches as a fish market in Sweden's seafood hub. Gothenburg has long been known for its gastronomic scene, much of which focuses on fish and other seafood. Since this market opened in 1874, it has become an institution in the city, attracting tourists and locals alike. Tour the stalls of the indoor hall and purchase fish and shellfish, including local delicacies. If you're hungry, stop in to the site's seafood restaurant. Using our international travel planner, Gothenburg attractions like Fish Church can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Don’t bother go here. Just a couple of places open, it’s half empty. You can tell that something has happened when it comes to renting stalls. To bad that the city doesn’t communicate that its not...  more »
  • Beautiful looking church like building, I don't eat seafood or fish but had to come and take a look. very busy and people seemed to enjoy the food and all the store workers are great and happy to...  more »
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  • Interesting architecture and design of this fish market makes this place unique and atmospheric! We was visit this place Saturday about 13.00 and unfortunately it was closed inside! So we enjoy view of this building and eat our lunch in other place.
  • Nice place to visit but don’t recommend buying sandwich/ Lachs plate. The Sandwich looked packed with crabs but was only packed with mayonnaise.... more likely a mayonnaise sandwich then anything else. (79 krones). Definitely not worth it.

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