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English’s Take a Trip to Lindisfarne Oysters

platter of rock and native oysters

As we approach a new oyster season in April, we took the opportunity to visit one of our longest-running suppliers, Lindisfarne Oysters. A family business since 1989, the Sutherland’s oyster beds are thought to have originally been founded in 1381 by the Monks of Lindisfarne Priory, and are now known as a Site of Special Scientific […]

Enjoy the new oyster season at English’s

New oyster season

On 1st September we’ll be saying goodbye to our Duchy of Cornwall oysters, and welcoming in a new oyster season, and a new supplier. Next week we’ll be serving oysters from The Loch Ryan Oyster Fishery Company. Dating back to 1701, the Wallace family were granted a Royal Charter of the Loch Ryan oyster bed […]


As the summer rapidly approaches we’re waving goodbye to a season of native oysters, and welcoming in a new menu of rock oysters. Served only in months with ‘R’ in the name, native oysters are available to enjoy from September – April, which means that after 30th April native oysters won’t be available to order […]