The Fish Shop

 
 

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ADDRESS
360 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 4NR 
 
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The Fish ShopIslington residents are already spoiled for choice in terms of good restaurants, but this recently opened three-storey pleasure palace is a real treat even by local standards and deserves to be a huge success. The friendly local proprietors have been involved in the fish trade for years, and the array of beautifully fresh seafood available here is astounding. The recipes range from traditional favourites to much more adventurous treatments but standards are very high. The mussels and other shellfish are particularly good, and the range of real ales and excellent wines available to accompany the meal is impressive. From the first opening this place has been humming with the goodwill of satisfied customers, every table practically purring with enjoyment.

Notes:
Booking essential.
Private Dining 10 ? 80.

 

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Underground Stations

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Angel Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Sadler's Wells Theatre 1 minute walk from The Fish Shop

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Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre 1 minute walk from The Fish Shop

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Concerts | On 18th April 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 6 minutes walk from The Fish Shop

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th May 2014 

O2 Academy Islington 6 minutes walk from The Fish Shop

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Concerts | On 18th April 2014 

The Lexington 6 minutes walk from The Fish Shop

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Concerts | On 18th April 2014 

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Rock band. With support from Another False Start....More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th June 2014 

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 18th April 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 10 minutes walk from The Fish Shop

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