What could be better than to breathe the iodine air of this market that smells so good of the sea?
Here, it is the fishermen’s wives who sell the products of fishing in this place which has kept all the charm and authenticity of the old fish stalls.
It is this unique and particular atmosphere that I like to find, this atmosphere which alone characterises this small fishing port.
As you approach, you will hear the laughter of the fishmongers, always very professional and attentive.
And then very quickly, the noises will mingle with the scent of fresh fish.
Not forgetting the seagulls who also have their place in this charming setting and who will decide to make themselves heard by fighting for a small piece of fish stolen from a stall.
As soon as the crates are unloaded from the boat, the sale can begin. The Courseulles-sur-Mer fish market located on the Quai des Allies will delight lovers of fish products. “St. Pierre, turbot, sole, shellfish, oysters, scallops, everything is there”.
The real bonus: open every morning of the year
- Fish market 8am-1pm, every day, all year round, Quai des Allies, Courseulles-sur-mer
- Free parking on Quai des Alliés, Place de Gaulle and Place du 6 juin
- Wearing a mask is compulsory, physical distancing