Tsukiji Market

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Encounter all types of fresh foods and traditional Japanese foods in Tsukiji’s Outer Market. The market combines wholesale and retail shops into charm that lines the streets of the area and offers a unique perspective on Japan and even some original Japanese dishes.

Overview

Address

4 Chome-16-2 Tsukiji, Chuo City, Tokyo 104-0045 (Directions)

Hours

9:00 - 14:00 Open Now

Opening Hours

Monday 9:00 - 14:00
Tuesday 9:00 - 14:00
Wednesday 9:00 - 14:00
Thursday 9:00 - 14:00
Friday 9:00 - 14:00
Saturday 9:00 - 14:00
Sunday 9:00 - 14:00
Holidays 9:00 - 14:00

Price

Free entry

Phone Number

03-3541-9444

Website

https://www.tsukiji.or.jp/english/

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi

General Amenities

  • Coin lockers

Access

A 1-minute walk from Tsukijishijo Station (Oedo Line) and Tsukiji Station (Hibiya Line), or a 3-minute walk from Higashi-Ginza Station (Asakusa Line)

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