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Excellent fresh sea bass filleted in front of me

We popped in to browse for dinner and had to say nearly couldn't make a decision! The choice was... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Paul F
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Wonderful fishmongers

I always visit Pengelly’s fishmongers when I am in Cornwall The best crab and lobster I’ve tasted... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Mrsb2222017
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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The Quay | East Looe, Looe PL13 1DX, England
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

We popped in to browse for dinner and had to say nearly couldn't make a decision! The choice was excellent all very fresh. Sea bass was to good to pass by and pan fried in butter and garlic was a treat.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I always visit Pengelly’s fishmongers when I am in Cornwall The best crab and lobster I’ve tasted in UK Staff are always polite and helpful nothing is too much trouble Looking forward to returning again

Thank Mrsb2222017
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Today I bought 4 Mackerel and 4 large crab claws. The Mackerel, they said, was caught yesterday. When I got home in Exeter I started to prepare two of them only to find that the bones in the gut cavity had all come away from...More

Thank John F
Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi John, Thank you for your review, and we are very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your fish and crab. At the outset let me say that if you give us a call on 01503 262246 we will be happy to issue a...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018

Now let me tell you about this wonderful fishmongers in east looe, as most coastle resorts have lost the local fishmonger so let me tell you about this haven for fresh fish lovers, huge array of the finest freshest fish I’ve seen in years,staff very...More

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Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Gary, Delighted to read your kind review, and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Looe. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, The Pengelly's Team.

Reviewed 14 July 2018

We visited pengellys to buy some fresh crap and prawns,they had a big variety of fresh fish,the staff was really friendlyMore

1  Thank fiona985
Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Fiona - thanks for the positive review, and we're delighted you enjoyed your visit! (We're hoping you were looking for fresh crab rather than fresh crap, but your typo gave us a great laugh!) We look forward to seeing you again soon! All best...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Visited Looe during July. Pengellys advertise fresh fish caught that day - wow what a selection! Purchase place fillets, sole fillets, scallops and raw jumbo prawns to cook outside on the Cadac. It was all delicious. The ladies happily kept the purchase in their fridge...More

1  Thank Caz4085
Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Caz, Thanks for your excellent review. We are fortunate enough to have access to the finest and freshest seafood in the land, from the dayboats of the Looe and Polperro fleets, and it's our pleasure to pass this bounty on to our customers. We...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018

Never had a bad experience here. Great service. The girls are so helpful and give advice on cooking and what goes with what. A great variety of fish, always fresh and local. Price - not cheap but you get what you pay for and that...More

1  Thank Amy D
Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Amy, Thanks for the superb review, and we're delighted that you continue to enjoy our fish. Here's hoping that you and your customers continue to enjoy great meals and great times with the Looe dayboat produce at the centre of your menu. All the...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

A fantastic fishmongers dealing only in fresh caught seafood from Looe and nearby Polperro. Decent prices and great fresh tasting fish. It’s not just the customers in here though, the local gulls are always strolling in to try and grab something on the sly before...More

Thank Pete & Lesley E
Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi folks, Thanks for such a great review, and - yes - the Looe gulls are a species apart. There are times when we consider just employing them to run the shop so we can go for a cup of tea... they certainly stomp around...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

I was very impressed with the list of fish available on a board outside. Langoustines!. Jellied eels too which surprised me so I felt the need to go inside and learn more. They were indeed available but some notice was required. I had to admire...More

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Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Toby, Thanks for the super review, and the positive feedback about your experience with us. Remember that we do send fish out by refrigerated courier if you want to get something for your wife. Just give us a call on 01503 262246 and we...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018

Pengellys is on the quay at east Looe run by lovely people happy to impart their knowledge to you. The fish we bought had come in on the boat early that morning and was the freshest, white fish I have ever seen. We tried Turbot...More

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Brian K, Web Monkey at Pengelly's fishmongers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi Louise, Thanks for the super review and - yes - we are very lucky to have access to such fresh, delicious, fish. The lemon sole is among our favourite too, as there's nothing quite as good as a fillet of lemon dusted in flour...More

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