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BarbLef Sep 29, 2007 07:19 AM

Does anyone have a good recomendation for an excellent Fish market in Queens? Would prefer the Flushing-Bayside area.

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    irishnyc RE: BarbLef Sep 29, 2007 07:26 AM

    I use Park's on 149 St & Willets Point Blvd. in Whitestone. Their prices are a little high sometimes, but their fish is always immaculate, and they're very friendly.

    I do not recommend the fish market on Francis Lewis near 36th-ish Ave. VERY high prices, and very very little selection, and so little stock that I'm wary of their turnover.

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      hopkicker3 RE: irishnyc Sep 30, 2007 12:11 AM

      I second the vote on Park's Seafood, always impeccable fish...also any of the H-arts in the Flushing-Bayside area have excellent fish and they are do busy that high turnover is assured.

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      BarbLef RE: BarbLef Sep 30, 2007 04:24 AM

      Thanks everyone. I am definitely going to try Park's. Do you know if they are open on Sunday??

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        johnk RE: BarbLef Sep 30, 2007 05:00 AM

        Yes, they are.
        JK

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          chefjellynow RE: johnk Oct 2, 2007 04:53 PM

          another parks reccomendation, i live 2 blocks away..great place

      2. Robotron RE: BarbLef Oct 5, 2007 10:17 AM

        Since you mentioned Flushing, you should try many of the Chinese markets in the Flushing Chinatown area. They usually sell fruits/vegetables in the front and meat/fish in the back. Some of the fish are swimming in tanks, so they are still alive when you buy it.

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