The Pilchard Works


Based in Newlyn near Penzance, home to the busiest and largest fishing port in England. We only use the finest fish from the waters around West Cornwall to supply high quality Cornish fish products around the world.


stefan ahead of the Mount


We source our Cornish Pilchards and Mackerel from small local boats that use a mix of traditional and modern technologies.


Our fish are prepared to unique Breton recipes by the oldest sardine cannery in the world.


fish heads


Cornish sardines & mackerel are rich in Omega 3.


Tel 01736 361700


Tinned fish


tinned fish


Our tins, decorated with original Newlyn School paintings are becoming quite collectable.


A visit to Penlee Museum and Gallery in the centre of Penzance is a must if you are visiting the area. Here you can see superb examples of the celebrated Newlyn School.