We are a full-service fishmonger and bring in fresh product daily, which we butcher in-house. We work with local and regional suppliers to ensure our customers can obtain the freshest seafood possible. 

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The District Fishwife at Union Market is your premier source for fresh and sustainable seafood in the DMV area.

Our goal is to ensure you achieve the best possible result when cooking fish at home. A successful seafood meal begins with the freshness of our product, and we are happy to share ideas and provide advice every step of the way.            

Check out mercato.com for fresh fish and poke delivery, 
or call us to find out what’s fresh in the case today.

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A detailed black and white drawing of a mackerel.
A black and white drawing of a leafy herb.
A salmon poke bowl with green avocado, bright pink pickled red cabbage, edamame, and fried shallots held over a pink table by a woman's hand with red nail polish.
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Our kitchen is open daily and offers a variety of made-to-order seafood dishes covering local and international favorites. 

Our Hours

Market

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

10:00 - 6:00

10:00 - 6:00

10:00 - 6:00

10:00 - 6:00

10:00 - 6:00

10:00 - 6:00

10:00 - 6:00

 

Kitchen

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

11:00 - 8:00
11:00 - 8:00
11:00 - 8:00
11:00 - 8:00
11:00 - 8:00
11:00 - 8:00

11:00 - 8:00