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City Fish Market

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884 Silas Deane Hwy, Wethersfield, CT 06109-3492
+1 860-522-3129
07:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 18:00
Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Glastonbury, CT
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

City Fish is the major fish wholesale and retail business in the greater Hartford area. Inside the retail store is a "fish fry" that produces the freshest and best fried seafood in the area. A fairly new sitting restaurant area is now available (used to be take-out only). I would recommend the fried shrimp dinner which is delish!! A plentiful... More 

Thank James H
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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145 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you love seafood, you will love this place. Most of the menu items are fried with French fries. They do offer burger ms but they are nothing to write home about. You order next to the fish market at a small counter. Most people get it to go but they do have a nice dining room behind the fish... More 

Thank Renee S
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love to come here and get the weekly special take out. They are a bit pricey but once you taste the food it was worth the money

Thank Tekeya H
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

I go to buy fish in the market. There is usually a wide selection of fresh fish that is reasonably reasonably priced. The sliced smoked salmon is always good. They are not always willing to cut fish to your specifications.

Thank my_views_thoughts
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I buy fish at City Fish on a regular basis. They have a great variety of seafood which is always fresh, and at reasonable prices ,if you shop the specials of the week. They have a limited take out menu that has mostly fried food. Their fried fish is melt in your mouth good. The chips that accompany their fish... More 

Thank Ngcm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The seafood here is always fresh; we've been shopping at City Fish for years. We've also enjoyed dining in; I recommend the fried scallops! They're worth the money and you won't go home hungry! If you happen to go on Christmas Eve; don't panic at the line out the door! Just take your number and inch yourself toward the front... More 

Thank Sue W
New Hartford, Connecticut
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244 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Went to buy lobsters for dinner and had lunch there. Order at counter and probably about 5 minutes wait to order and under 5 minutes to get food. Then went to sitting area in another room to eat. Can get beer wine or Sosa in there at a counter. Most of the food is fried. 1 did have shrimp 12... More 

Ocala, Florida
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294 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Haven't been here in years, decided to stop for a quick lunch. The place was packed but service was fast and friendly. Ordered at the counter and only waited a couple of minutes for our food. They have a sit down area for those that don't want to take out. Great lunch.

Thank Jaguar002
Wethersfield, Connecticut
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

City Fish Market is the best place in Wethersfield to get very fresh fish. they have loyalty cards for discounts . I always check for their weekly specials. Don't know how to cook a particular fish? Just ask and you will receive good advise. The restaurant with the market is rally just a room to take your prepared food. It... More 

Thank Ngcm
Columbia, Connecticut, United States
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We live 40 minutes away, but whenever we are closer we always head to City Fish Market to buy the freshest seafood in the area!! My husband loves shrimp so it's a given I always get a couple of pounds for two meals or a company meal! The price on their medium size shrimp is by far the lowest anywhere... More 

Thank Marsha C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 884 Silas Deane Hwy, Wethersfield, CT 06109-3492
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Wethersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 860-522-3129
We offer Counter-Service style dining. Fish & Chips, Hot Lobster Rolls and fresh made New England Clam Chowder are our specialties. There is beer and wine available for purchase in our dining room. We have a full-line of fresh fish and shellfish items available at our Retail Counter...including Live Lobsters! Our centrally located facility contains 100,000 cubic feet devoted to -10 degree frozen storage and 70,000 cubic feet of 34 degree cold storage to ensure that our seafood products stay fresh & delicious. We also have a 5,000 gallon lobster pound that holds a plethora of lobsters from 1 lb to 10 lbs. Beyond just the retail store & commercial wholesale, we also have a stylish & comfortable dining room and our kitchen team is ready to serve you the best seafood meal you can find. City Fish market has been a dependable seafood distributor since 1930. We work with many fine restaurants, hotels, clubs, markets, and institutions in Connecticut and specialize in fine seafood & live lobster. You can count on us for on time deliveries (same day delivery available), quality products, and complete orders with no shortages. Daily delivery routes using GPS technology and vehicle cell phones allow us to reach you quickly with any size order across all of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts. Our large fleet of refrigerated vehicles is well known with the signature yellow and black trucks seen everywhere.

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