Whitstable Fish Market

Whitstable Fish Market
South Quay
The Harbour

Tel - 01227 771 245

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the fish market in whitstable harbour
inside whitstable fish market

Based on the South Quay of Whitstable Harbour, against a backdrop of fishing boats, nets and lobster pots, the Whitstable Fish Market sells a wonderful variety of fresh, sustainable fish & shellfish in Whitstable's historic harbour.

Our Sourcing Policy

With around 14 privately owned boats operating in the waters off Whitstable, practising sustainable methods of fishing and unloading their catches just a few feet from the market, the Whitstable Fish Market's sustainable seafood policy has been endorsed by the Marine Conservation Society.

A variety of fresh seafood
U.K seafood market in whitstable, Kent

The long established Whitstable Fish Market, is a seafood lovers dream - fresh fish & shellfish, home smoked seafood and Whitstable Oysters. The market is in the process of sponsoring some of Whitstable's local boats to take part in the SEAFISH Responsible Fishing Scheme which promotes best practice in fishing methods, sustainability & working practices at sea.

A Vibrant Market

Seafood lovers can enjoy the freshest fish or shellfish to take home, or enjoy the pick our fantastic shellfish counters whilst taking in the industrious yet captivating whitstable harbour. During the summer months, the fish market also adds to the humdrum of the harbour with fantastic barbecues, showcasing locally sourced products wherever possible. If you're in town, drop by and see the range on offer, including the famous Whitstable Oysters.

Fresh crabs for sale at the fish market in Whitstable, Kent, Uk


The Whitstable Fish Market's easy to find, as the Harbour's a popular spot, especially in the summer months, when it plays host to many of the town's main community events. The harbour itself is well worth a visit - the fish market was once the site of The Crab and Winkle line's goods sheds - reputed to be the world's first passenger railway, which linked the harbour to Canterbury.

To see the map of Whitstable showing the Whitstable Fish Market's location, Click here, or for more detailed directions Click here to visit the Crab and Winkle restaurant's site which is located directly above the Fish Market (The Fish Market is part of a trio of family businesses which also includes the Crab and Winkle Restaurant)

Whitstable Harbour, the location of the Whitstable Fish Market
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