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Swallow Fish

2 South Street | Fisherman's Kitchen, Seahouses NE68 7RB, England
+44 1665 721052
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A fish lovers paradise.

This is a great place to buy locally sourced fresh sea food, including kippers that are smoked on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PhiljLichfield
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Lichfield
Kippers

Read the reviews on this little place and the history so thought we’d give it a go.Lovely warm... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“kippers” (17 reviews)
“smoked fish” (5 reviews)
“smoke house” (2 reviews)
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2 South Street | Fisherman's Kitchen, Seahouses NE68 7RB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place to buy locally sourced fresh sea food, including kippers that are smoked on the premises. Very reasonably priced and the staff are really pleasant and helpful. Although a little out the way Swallow fish has a great history and is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews on this little place and the history so thought we’d give it a go.Lovely warm kipper in brown bread roll, we also bought some kippers to have for our breakfast,service with a smile and a joke from the friendly lads.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away in the old fishing quarters this Smokehouse makes what I think are the best Kippers in the UK my Sunday Morning Treat.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a Beautiful fillet of Swallow’s Salmon Smokie which we bought in Seahouses today. One of the finest bits of fish I have ever eaten. Delicate flavours of oak smoke which enhanced the flavour of the salmon rather than overpowered it. Cooked as Seallows...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Visiting this most Beautiful coastline on Wednesday 29th November and having missed lunch fortunately remembered a tucked-away smokehouse fishery called Swallow Fish. MAKE NO MISTAKE THIS ESTABLISHMENT IS WELL WORTH SEEKING OUT We were Welcomed and treated Better here than in most restaurants and hotels...More

4  Thank Jonny S
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed a week in Seahouses and ended up buying a lot of meals from the swallow fish smokehouse. Kippers in a bun are great for lunch, the kippers are so good! Tried jugging while kippers at our apartment and they came out well too. The...More

2  Thank Nathaniel J
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Spent two days finding a lobster pot to take home for a friend and these guys couldn't have been more helpful! Lovely shop, so much choice of fresh local fish and again so helpful! Thank you

1  Thank jbramley87
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

After visiting Seahouses before but never catching the Swallow Fish open we made a point of visiting this year. The shop is located in a backstreet in premises that are a cross between a fishmongers and a museum with displays of local fishing artefacts all...More

2  Thank AndyN450
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Located in one of the small back streets off the Harbour is this most fantastic little shop and smokehouse attached. Fresh local crab, smoked prawns and mussels, and just the best smoked haddock and kippers. Having done the breakfast taste test of Swallow’s kippers compared...More

Thank cstamm
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Visited here twice whilst on holiday. The first time we went staff was unwelcoming and made us feel like they couldn't be bothered. We put this down to a bad day. The second time we was made to feel unwelcome with the same attitude, very...More

2  Thank 167rosie
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