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The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove

Lisson Grove | Marylebone, London NW1 6UH, England
+44 20 7224 9000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish chips” (57 reviews)
“rock salmon” (9 reviews)
“spotted dick” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Lisson Grove | Marylebone, London NW1 6UH, England
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1 - 10 of 499 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ordered the cod fish and chips with mushy peas. The fish was nicely cooked, and flakey. The mushy peas had the right consistency also, not too much purée. The bottomless chips were a nice treat.

Thank flyinBry
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Sea Shell of Lisson Grove is the undisputed standard and "landmark for the finest fish and chips." Maitre D' Claudio Lannella takes care of everyone and it's definitely a team effort. Our server was Fabiana who was truly excellent in service as well as...More

1  Thank Sam J
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Sam! Many thanks for taking the time to write such a great review, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us at The Sea Shell. I have passed your kind remarks on to both Claudio & Fabiana. Thanks for coming & we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant serves the perfect piece of fish. It has people constantly coming through it's doors which in itself is a great recommendation. I can only review the counter service side of this establishment as we had take away. But, if the quality of food...More

1  Thank sammyc66
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to share your positive feedback with us. We take pride in our friendly staff & excellent food cooked by our talented chefs, so it's always greatly appreciated when we hear such wonderful feedback from our customers. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although fish and chips is a traditional british food but nowaday you rarely can find a fish and chips in london / UK is owned or cooked by British. You have two options, either dine in the restaurant (entrance located on the side of the...More

2  Thank PADNOW
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, many thanks for the great feedback ! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience with us here at The Sea Shell and hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, J

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in London with our teenagers for 3 nights, and one night needed to have fish and chips. The hotel concierge had only one recommendation - it was here. And it was well-warranted. i'm not a "fried food" person and my husband is allergic...More

1  Thank marymichaud
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience here at The Sea Shell wit us. We're delighted you and the family enjoyed your meals, and hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, J

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you sooo much to genuinely friendly smily professional and helpful staff members that greeted us with warm welcome and checked on us thoroughout the evening. Lovely food recommendations and great knowledge of the menu. Keep up good work, compliments to the chef. Deffinetly place...More

3  Thank surgofte
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to write such a positive review. We take pride in our lovely staff & exquisite food cooked by our talented chefs, so we really appreciate your kind feedback. We hope to see you again soon. Warm regards,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eat fish an Chips in Style lovely restaurant. Food taste so good I loved the chips especially great fish cook to perfection and feels so fresh and healthy. I think might be better to reserve a table just in case but they do has the...More

1  Thank Omotayo O
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, many thanks for taking the time to write such a positive review for us! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience here at The Sea Shell. We really appreciate your kind words and hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, J

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the best fish and chips in London .. Very elegant and tasty .. always fresh and good price compare to central restaurants .

1  Thank Rahaf S
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rahaf, many thanks for taking the time to write such a positive review for us! We really appreciate the feedback, and are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience here with us. We hope to see you again soon. Warm regards,, J

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the cheapest in the world. Not the friendliest counter staff in the world. But gorgeous fish and chips. Love it.

1  Thank BigChrisR
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, many thanks for your 5 star review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback, and I have brought your comments to the attention of the general manager. We hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, J

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been visiting London regularly for over 40 years and this is a place I would always go for its dependably good Fish and Chips. But for the Fish, I would go for the more delicate variety of Skate and Lemon Sole. The prawn...More

2  Thank Eric L
Seashell L, Manager at The Sea Shell Of Lisson Grove, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Eric, thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're delighted to hear that you've been a loyal customer of ours for so many years. Thank you for your kind support, and we hope to see you again soon! Warm...More

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Catwhelan52
22 April 2017|
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Response from Seashell L | Property representative |
Yes the Queen graced us with her presence here at The Sea Shell many years ago! Did you happen to see her yourself?
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nidaaafia
13 October 2016|
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Response from Cindy G | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you contact the restaurant via their web page and ask particulars to ensure it meets your standards. I am not certain about the answer to your question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$55
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lisson Grove | Marylebone, London NW1 6UH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Marylebone
  • Neighbourhood: Marylebone
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7224 9000
  • E-mail
Description
For over 60 years The Seashell of Lisson Grove has been serving the best traditional British fish and chips and has gained a great reputation with everyone from fans of good food to famous celebrities. As the venue consists of two parts, a newly refurbished restaurant and a take away, The Seashell is perfect place for a business lunch, dinner with friends and family, or a quick bite on the go. Through its commitment to fresh and conscientiously sourced products, our restaurant seeks to ensure that your meal is as environmentally-friendly as it is enjoyable. As we are striving to support local businesses, we are proud of using finest locally grown or sourced ingredients and products such as potatoes from local farms for our chips or cider made from 100% British apples. For us its all about keeping it fresh, delicious and local. Therefore, whether you want to grab a quick bite of top quality traditional fish and chips in a take away or indulge yourself with a delicious dinner in the restaurant, The Seashell of Lisson Grove is the place to go.
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