lucky star pilchards in tomato sauce


SA's favourite Pilchards since 1959, this tangy tomato sauce flavour is still known for its superior and consistent quality.

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lucky star pilchards in sweet chilli sauce


Add a sweet & tangy twist with Lucky Star Pilchards in Sweet Chilli Sauce made with our secret sauce of fresh chilli and garlic.

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Lucky Star pilchards in hot chilli sauce


Looking for a spicy bite? South Africa’s favourite canned Pilchard is heating things up with the delicious flavour of chilli.

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lucky star middlecut


There’s super quality Mackerel inside every can of Lucky Star Middlecut. This firm, yet succulent fish is a super tasty and versatile component

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lucky star mince pilchards

Minced Pilchards

This super versatile product is super healthy, convenient and affordable.

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lucky star tuna


Our firm, “meaty” yet succulent Lucky Star premium quality Shredded Tuna and Chunks are a favourite addition to many dishes

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lucky star sardines


Sardines are in fact smaller Pilchards, but that doesn’t make them any less healthy. Found in the waters of cold, nutrient rich seas

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lucky star smoked mussels

Smoked Mussels

These little pockets of goodness are enjoyed as a tasty and convenient snack or as a key ingredient in many tasty meals.

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lucky star chakalaka mild & spicy


The new Chakalaka Mild and Spicy is 100% Mzansilicious made with choice fresh veggies, premium spices and a tightly guarded family recipe

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With over 800 000 cans of Lucky Star enjoyed every day, serving over 3 million people daily, Lucky Star understands the importance of looking after this valuable resource and practices sustainable fishing practices.

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How does SA's favourite meal get from the sea to the plate?

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As a truly SA brand, Lucky Star’s range of product have grown from just Pilchards in Tomato sauce

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A versatile product that can be made into many different and delicious dishes.

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As the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread throughout the world, at Lucky Star we are taking proactive steps grounded in science to protect the safety of our products, our employees, their families and support our communities around the country. As one of the country’s largest Manufacturer of canned food products, we are considered a provider of essential goods. We will thus maintain our production capacity during the remainder of the lockdown period as prescribed by Government.

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