Rock & Sole Plaice  

 
 
ADDRESS
47 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AJ
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Mon to Sat 11.30am-11pm, Sun 12noon-10pm
 
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£10-£14
 

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Rock & Sole PlaiceBy far the best chippie in the West End, this Endell Street institution serves fresh fish, fat hand-cut chips and some fantastic vegetable samosas - all cooked in peanut oil. The Rock & Sole Plaice gets very busy at lunchtime and in the summer punters jostle for one of the envied outdoor tables. If you're eating in, there is a risk of getting a table in the dingy
basement rather than the cosy, bustling main room. The main attraction is the fresh fish, fat hand-cut chips and some fantastic home-made samosas for the more adventurous diner. The fact that it's all cooked in peanut oil makes it a marginally healthier option than your average fish and chippie.

 

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