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Tsukiji Outer Market

A central place of “Food Town, Tsukiji” with over 400 wholesales and retail shops.

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Over 400 food shops and restaurants gather speciality shops. Suppliers, general shoppers for daily food, and tourists searching for specialty food always crowd even though after a change of the location of the central wholesale market from Tsukiji to Toyosu in October, 2018.

Stores in Tsukiji Outer Market sell various items including seafoods, vegetables, fruits, processed foods, dry foods, and kitchenwares. Restaurants serve Sushi, Seafood rice bowls, curry and rice, Ramen, set menu meals, and more, there is a endless queue of people out of the door in many shops.

In Tsukiji Uogashi opened prior to the moving of the central wholesale market, there are about 60 intermediate wholesalers of seafoods, vegetables, fruits, and more. Uogashishokudo located on the same premises provide market food in a food court style, in which general visitors can easily enjoy the atmosphere.

Open hours and closed day vary by a shop, many shops are closed on Wednesday, Sunday, and national holidays on which the central wholesale market is closed.
Many shops selling for business use open from the early morning to around 9:00 am, general visitors are recommended to visit after 9:00 am. The time between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm is a peak and an active atmosphere can be seen on the streets.


  • A shopping mall is lined up with over 400 shops including retailers and eateries.
  • Shops of fresh fish, vegetables, processed foods, and eateries are gathered.
  • General visitors can also enjoy shopping and food as well as buyers.
  • The time between around 9am and 1pm is recommended to visit.


  • Intermediate wholesalers open their shops for fresh seafoods in Tsukiji Uogashi.

    Intermediate wholesalers open their shops for fresh seafoods in Tsukiji Uogashi.

  • Taste a market food in the Uogashishokudo.

    Taste a market food in the Uogashishokudo.

  • Enjoy the atmosphere of the market.

    Enjoy the atmosphere of the market.

Official FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions have been vetted and answered directly by each listing.


Do you have foreign language support? (If it is available, what language is available?)


Varies by store


Is parking available?


Yes, there is.


Are coin-operated lockers available?


Yes, they are.


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Name in Japanese
Postal Code
4-16-2 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Sundays, National Holidays, Some Wednesdays *Varies by store
8:00am- around 2:00pm *Varies by store
1) An about a-minute walk from Tsukijishijo Station on the Toei Oedo Line.
2) An about a-minute walk from Tsukiji Station on Tokyo Ⅿetro Line.
Credit Cards
Varies by store
Official Website
Official Website (English)