Your shopping cart is empty.

Fish Shop

All the best places to eat, shop and stay in Ireland. A local guide to local places.

Peter and Jumoke are sure making waves in Dublin 7. A year after opening the doors of Fish Shop on Queen Street, just adjacent to the River Liffey, the couple moved down the road to open their new fish and chip shop open on Benburb Street. What’s revelatory about Benburb Street is not the brevity of the menu – a trio of fish offers is their trademark – but the capaciousness of the wine list, shared with Queen Street, and packed with crackers like Txakoli, Clairette and Aligote, and with a range of sherries, skin contact whites and pudding wines, and available by the glass. That’s the sort of left-field thinking that has made the Fish Shop such a radical departure for Dublin: but, sure, didn’t Dubs always drink Gevrey-Chambertin with their One’n’One?

Peter Hogan & Jumoke Akintola
6 Queen Street, Smithfield, D7

More from the wonderful County Dublin

Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Co Dublin
The Basement, 4 Clare Street, Dublin 2.
The Malting Tower, Clanwilliam Terrace, Gran Canal Quay, Dublin 2
86 Strand Street, Skerries, County Dublin.
4 Clarendon Market & 131 Baggot Street, & 22 Temple Bar, Dublin 2 Also Pablo's Tortas (Mexican sandwiches) 5 Clarendon Market, D2
42 Ormond Quay Lower, Dublin 1

Thank you for sharing

Megabites Blog Sign Up

Sign up for our Megabites Newsletter, a blog which brings you all the latest contemporary news of the best food and food people in Ireland, including all that’s new on the Wild Atlantic Way.