Fishermen's Markets in California


Tuna Harbor Dockside Market, San Diego (Image: J. Houston)
Tuna Harbor Dockside Market, San Diego (Image: J. Houston)

Fishermen's markets are the place to go to meet your local fishermen and their families and buy fresh, responsibly-caught seafood. Most markets may close earlier than their stated closing time if goods sell out, so get there early and bring your cooler.

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Tuna Harbor Dockside Market in San Diego is open Saturdays from 8 am until 1 pm.

Driscoll's Wharf Market in San Diego is open Fridays from 8 am until 4 pm.

Newport Harbor Historic Dory Fleet Fish Market in Newport Beach is open Wed-Fri 6:30 am- 12 pm, and Sat-Sun 5:30 am - 12 pm.  

Ventura Harbor Saturday Fisherman's Market in Ventura is open Saturdays from 8 - 11 am.

Santa Barbara Saturday Fisherman's Market in Santa Barbara is open Saturdays from 6 - 11 am

Half Moon Bay Seafood Marketing Association in Half Moon Bay where fishermen sell daily off the boat upon returning to the harbor - call the harbor to hear the daily updated message about arriving boats. 

Noyo Harbor Fish Market in Fort Bragg is generally open Sundays from 10 am - 2 pm but dates & times vary so please check their website for an up-to-date schedule.

To learn more about California's Producer-to-Consumer Direct Markets, including off-the-boat/ at-the-farm sales and farmers' markets, please visit our interactive California Seafood Market story map!

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