Lemon Sole

Lemon sole is a reliable flatfish which lies between plaice and Dover sole on the gourmet scale of gorgeousness. Its favourite place to live is around the coast of the UK, although it's also fairly common in Icelandic waters. Neither part of the name is strictly speaking true as it doesn't taste of lemon and biologists will tell you it's not a true sole. Never mind - lemon sole a jolly nice fish, in plentiful supply and less than half the price of its cousin from Dover.

Lemon sole is a reliable flatfish which lies between plaice and Dover sole on the gourmet scale of gorgeousness. Its favourite place to live is around the coast of the UK, although it's also... read more »
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Lemon Sole

Lemon sole is a reliable flatfish which lies between plaice and Dover sole on the gourmet scale of gorgeousness. Its favourite place to live is around the coast of the UK, although it's also fairly common in Icelandic waters. Neither part of the name is strictly speaking true as it doesn't taste of lemon and biologists will tell you it's not a true sole. Never mind - lemon sole a jolly nice fish, in plentiful supply and less than half the price of its cousin from Dover.

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Two raw lemon sole fillets on black background flesh side up
Lemon sole fillets
The lemon sole will forever live in the shadow of the unbeatable Dover sole. But it’s a fine fish, and you do not need a mortgage to enjoy it. Our fillets are all good-sized restaurant grades. Even our ’small’ are five ounces each, and...
From £13.20
Two whole lemon sole in a basket with two lemon sole fillets
Lemon sole - whole
The lemon sole lives in the shadow of its stellar cousin from Dover... marine biologists even put it about that it ’is not really a sole at all’. How mean-minded can you get? Take it from us: the lemon sole makes a very fine meal, and...
From £6.90
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