j_sheekey
Verdict based on 3 critic, 4 blogger and 0 user reviews and awards
Restaurant Profile »

Address: 28-32 St Martin's Court, London WC2N 4AL

Website: Visit restaurant website

Telephone: +44 20 7240 2565

West End seafood restaurant established since the beginning of the 20th century and now belonging to the same group as the nearby The Ivy.

Latest reviews of J Sheekey

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Rich Major, The Grumbling Gourmet

28 October 2012

Going to J Sheekeys for their fruits de mer platter is for me the equivalent of walking into a spa. A brief respite of pure unadulterated luxury, a heady healthy hit that generally goes a long way towards improving my state of mind. The definition of a treat…

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Time_Out

Time Out Editors, Time Out

16 October 2012

Dishes aren’t cheap, but the range, freshness and presentation are impressive. As well as several varieties of oysters – (…) – the menu features classic seafood teamed with well-thought-out accompaniments…

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Hugh Wright

Hugh Wright, TwelvePointFivePercent

21 July 2010

What I’d really recommend however is that you save Sheekey’s for those special occasions – anniversaries, birthdays, BAFTA wins – when you feel inclined to blow the budget and you can indulge yourself in the full array of sparklingly fresh oysters, perfect crustacea and finest fish caught that day…

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Gourmet Chick

Cara Waters, Gourmet Chick

23 April 2009

The knockout dish was the squid with no issues about meagre portions here two giant pieces of squid are grilled and served with a slight smokiness permeating the white juicy flesh. An accompanying salad of chickpeas adds an earthy counterpoint to the squid…

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What the Critics say

Time_Out

Time Out Editors, Time Out

16 October 2012

Dishes aren’t cheap, but the range, freshness and presentation are impressive. As well as several varieties of oysters – (…) – the menu features classic seafood teamed with well-thought-out accompaniments…

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Charles Campion, Evening Standard

28 September 2006

The cooking is accomplished, the service is first-rate, and the fish is fresh – a good combination…

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Toby Young (ES), Evening Standard

25 October 2002

It’s the culinary equivalent of Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice: its virtues may not be as obvious as those of its two sisters but, actually, it’s the most worthwhile of the three…

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What the Bloggers say

grumblinggourmet

Rich Major, The Grumbling Gourmet

28 October 2012

Going to J Sheekeys for their fruits de mer platter is for me the equivalent of walking into a spa. A brief respite of pure unadulterated luxury, a heady healthy hit that generally goes a long way towards improving my state of mind. The definition of a treat…

Read full review »
Hugh Wright

Hugh Wright, TwelvePointFivePercent

21 July 2010

What I’d really recommend however is that you save Sheekey’s for those special occasions – anniversaries, birthdays, BAFTA wins – when you feel inclined to blow the budget and you can indulge yourself in the full array of sparklingly fresh oysters, perfect crustacea and finest fish caught that day…

Read full review »
Gourmet Chick

Cara Waters, Gourmet Chick

23 April 2009

The knockout dish was the squid with no issues about meagre portions here two giant pieces of squid are grilled and served with a slight smokiness permeating the white juicy flesh. An accompanying salad of chickpeas adds an earthy counterpoint to the squid…

Read full review »
Andy_Hayler

Andy Hayler, andyhayler.com

15 December 2007

It is a long way from the glitz of Cipriani et al, yet effortlessly attracts both media celebrities and a loyal following. The key to this success are a long and appealing seafood menu, decent ingredients, generally solid execution and slick service…

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