Discovery Quay, Falmouth

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John Dory

John Dory is distinctive with an oval body, dark lateral line, and a round marking. Its color varies from silver-grey to golden. It’s known for its firm texture and delicate flavor.

£22 per kilo (whole fish)


When John Dory is in season


John Dory is known for its striking appearance, featuring an oval, flattened body with a dark lateral line, spines on its dorsal fin, and a distinctive round marking on its side. It’s coloration can vary, but it typically ranges from silver-grey to a pale yellow or golden hue.

It has a delightfully firm texture and its flavour is delicate. Famously handled by Saint Peter and still bearing the marks of his thumb and forefinger. Perhaps Saint Peter was also fond of haddock…


Each package in your order is labelled with the name of the vessel, or group of vessels, responsible for catching your fish, along with the their home port in Cornwall.

Delivery is free on orders over £50.

Orders placed before 10pm Monday – Wednesday arrive 48 hours after. Orders placed Thursday -Sunday are delivered on Wednesday.

£8.95 postage fee applies on orders under £50 that contain chilled goods.

Delivery policy

Click & Collect is available from our Falmouth shop.

You will receive a pick up confirmation email when your order is ready to be collected, which will be same day. 

To help you buy the right amount, we offer the following guidance on portion sizes.

A standard portion size for an adult is 150g to 200g of edible fish.

When you buy fillets, the weight of the fillets is all edible weight.

If you’re buying whole fish you need to account for the weight of bones and parts which aren’t edible.

How much do I need?

To help you buy the right amount for the meal(s) you have planned, we offer the following guidance on portion sizes.

A standard portion size for an adult is 150g to 200g.

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