A Tradition in Fishmongering

The Freshest Fish

Daily from Billingsgate Market, Cornwall, Devon, Grimsby, Aberdeen, Fraserburgh and many other fishing ports around Great Britain.

Smoked Fish

London's oldest working smokehouse is part of our Crouch End Shop. Smoked Haddock, Smoked Mackerel, Smoked Salmon, Kippers and Eel. Available in our shops. Real local food.

Our Local North London Fishmonger Shops

Crouch End Fish Shop

Walter Purkis Crouch End Fishmonger

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Muswell Hill Fish Shop

Walter Purkis Muswell Hill Fishmonger

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Latest from Fishmonger Blog

  • lobster mac n cheese

Lobster Mac N Cheese

Lobster Mac N Cheese is luxe and indulgent shellfish twist on a classic comfort food recipe. We have the recipe here and fresh Lobsters in the shop

  • Monkfish kebabs

Monkfish Kebabs Recipe

This tasty recipe for monkfish kebabs is very easy to prepare and cook. It will look very pretty on the plate.

  • Prawn Curry Stir Fry

Prawn Curry Stir Fry

This prawn curry stir fry recipe  is delicious but also very quick and easy to prepare. The fish sauce, noodles and coconut milk give a authentic Asian taste to the dish

Bank Holiday Closing

Its Bank Holiday time so we will be closed on Tuesday 29th August and re-open again when the fishing boats are back with fresh fish on Wednesday the 30th August.

  • Salt Cod Brandade

Salt Cod Brandade Recipe

Salt Cod Brandade is a delicious, creamy dip which has rich fish flavour from the salt cod. It works well as a lunch with salad or as a starter.

  • curry crab tart

Curry Crab Tart

This lightly curried crab tart recipe is a delicious lunch or starter. It is very good eaten cold for picnics. It is quick and easy to prepare and cook

  • smoked haddock cheese sauce

Smoked Haddock Cheese Sauce Toasties

For a quick and easy dish for a delicious supper try some of our local Crouch End fish for a smoked haddock cheese sauce toastie treat.

  • Slow Food Awards 2017

London Slow Food Awards 2017

Slow Food Awards are back. You can vote for several different categories on the same page so please take a moment to support Crouch End food retailers

  • salt cod

Salt Cod

We are stocking a new range of salt cod. Sourced from Thule Ventus who prepared the cod by hand, using only the freshest, top-quality fish caught from around the Shetland Islands.