Mussel by Mail

Our mussels are sustainably farmed across the estuary, less than a mile from our restaurant, in Porthilly, Rock. They are delivered by boat or van up to twice a day, ensuring optimal freshness.
Do you love Cornish mussels? We are excited to announce that we can now deliver delicious shellfish to your door! Mussel Box’s “Mussels By Mail” mean you can enjoy the freshest seafood the Camel Estuary has to offer in the comfort of your own home, anywhere in the UK.
Packaged in eco-wool insulation, our overnight Mussel Box courier service will ensure that your order stays cold and fresh. We are also offering pre-made sauces, allowing you to capture the true taste of Cornish seafood in your own kitchen, wherever you are.
Below you’ll find our Mussel By Mail ordering platform. Simply choose the weight (minimum 2kg) and sauce preference, fill in your details and we’ll pop your mussels in the post the following day. Within your delivery you’ll find a leaflet explaining how to store and cook your shellfish. Scan the QR code or follow the website link to watch a full video tutorial on preparation, cooking and storing.

Per kg


1kg of mussels is perfect for a main course for one person. 500g for a starter size.

Sauces are enough for 1kg of mussels



Onions gently fried with bay, thyme, garlic before being soused in white wine and finished with Cornish cream.



Tomatoes onions and garlic are gently simmered with chipotle chilli paste to give a Smokey heat

Beer and Bacon


Cornish ale is added to fried bacon onions and chicken stock before being finished with Cornish cream.



A rich coconut Curry from South India. Our spices are sent direct from Reggie's family back in India and are dried in the sun in their yard before being ground and posted to us to make our curries and indeed this mussel sauce
Overnight postage



Minimum order quantity is 2kg.
Delivery is normally within 48 hours. This allows us time to process, prepare, package and deliver your order to you.
Orders placed on a Monday will be packaged and posted the following day, and will arrive on a Wednesday. Orders placed on a Friday will arrive on a Tuesday.
Whilst we use a very reliable courier, your mussels may occasionally take longer to arrive. Please let us know if any problems arise and we will do everything in our power to help.