Whether you want to cook your own fish or not, the Deira Fish Souk is well worth a visit. Listen to the noisy early-morning bargaining as professional hotel chefs buy their fish for the day, and look on with amazement at the vast array of many different types of sea fish and shell fish.
Wear waterproof shoes to Deira Fish Souk, and if you're going to buy, get the help of a uniformed, certified Dubai municipal porter. Get the fish cleaned, descaled and sliced on-site. The souk is open from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. and again from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
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