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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.

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Crouch End Fish Shop

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Muswell Hill Fish Shop

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Latest from Fishmonger Blog

  • What could be better for a luxurious romantic treat with your partner than a Lobster For Valentines Day?
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Lobster For Valentines Day

What could be better for a luxurious romantic treat with your partner than a Lobster for Valentines Day? Walter Purkis has always made a speciality of sourcing the very best shellfish available.

  • Oysters for romance

Oysters For Romance

February the 14th is time for a romantic Valentine’s day meal. Traditionally know as an aphrodisiac oysters are without a doubt the sexy feature on any valentines day menu.

  • happy chinese new year

Fish For Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2018 starts on Friday, February 16. These celebrations also known as the spring festival continue for two weeks. It is a time for having a splendid meal with family and friends and we have a great selection of Lobsters and fresh fish for Chinese New Year feasting.

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Caviar For Valentines Day

Valentines day is a time where we want to share something special with our partners. For a real luxury treat one of these Caviar pots will really hit the spot.

We Are Looking For A New Trainee Fishmonger

We are looking for a new trainee to join our team. If you are interested in training for an interesting career that will be based in on of our award winning shops in North London (Crouch End & Muswell Hill) then get in touch

  • stuffed rolled plaice

Stuffed Rolled Plaice

This stuffed rolled plaice recipe is a quick, simple and tasty dish for you to cook up for dinner or lunch.

  • Cod and Lentils

One Pot Cod And Lentils

This tasty cod and lentils recipe is perfect for some healthy fast food. This dish will take about 30 minutes from start to finish its bound to become your mid-week favourite. It’s also a one-pan dish so there’s hardly any washing up. 

  • tasty prawn frittata with chorizo

Prawn Frittata With Chorizo

Try this recipe for a prawn frittata it very easy to do and extremely tasty. Its a versatile dish that is just as good eaten hot or cold. It will work well for lunchtime or a lighter supper.

  • Thai Style Sea Bass is a Light And Healthy Fish dish

Light And Healthy Fish Dishes

After the eating and drinking that we all enjoy over the Christmas and New Year festivities January is is a time when we all want to have some lighter dish with less calories on our menu. High in protein and low in calories light and healthy fish meals are a great choice.