Pollack has in the past suffered from a let's just say a poor reputation. But the tide is turning as more and more people are trying it for themselves and deciding it is a delicious fish worthy of even the very finest restaurants!
The stocks of Megrim are healthy and it is thought that current fishing levels are sustainable. In Cornwall the minimum landing size is 25cm and the majority of Cornish trawlers use nets which allow juvenile fish to escape. They are 'Recommended' by Cornwall Good Seafood Guide.