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Fresh Fish in Charlotte? Who Knew?

When it comes to bringing Charlotte, NC fresh local Carolina ocean fish,seafood and the best Wagyu Kobe Beef around, the Carolina Fish Market is your go to source. Our local Coastal Carolina fishing boats are carefully chosen by our Chief Fishmonger. We choose local boat captains that know these Carolina waters and where and how to best wild catch some of the most sought after seafood and fish. Fish like Grouper, Red Snapper, Goldetile fish, Trigger fish, the famous Topsail Island, Stump Sound salty oysters, all kinds of fresh and local Charleston shrimp, Bigeye Tuna, NC Flounder, NC Mahi Mahi, Georgia Little Neck Clams and our famous Wilmington, NC Blue Blue Crabs sold either live or in lump varieties.

The Carolina Fish Market in Ballantyne and Southpark will be your only stop for fresh, local and wild caught seafood from the Carolina’s and nearby states along with Wagyu – Kobe beef. When certain fish seasons are gone in the Carolina’s, we research boats from all over from the East coast in places like Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Virginia to Texas in the Gulf of Mexico to secure you the best out of season(Carolina) varieties you love almost anytime of the year for your enjoyment right at your table in Charlotte, NC. You’ll even see some fun products like oysters from Rhode Island, Connecticut and unique items like salmon from the Faroe Islands between the coasts of Iceland and Norway or some from Tasmania, New Zealand or Australia.

Healthy and Good Cooking: Lastly, we’re going to help you not only learn about the wonderful seafood we catch right here from the Coast of Carolina, but also how to best cook these delicacies.  Our chefs will help you create recipes for you, along with video instructions on how to make the easy grilled Oysters, to the easy steamed peel and eat shrimp your kids will eat or even a healthy baked Grouper, Halibut and more. There are so many ways to enjoy these fish either baked, grilled, pan fried, sauteed, steamed, tartar, blackened and many more. The Food Babe would be proud.

Healthy Options: What’s important to remember is that our fresh local seafood has 1 ingredient and that is the fish or seafood itself.  Never any GMO’s, never any antibiotics,  Never color added in our fish, minimal pen raised. At the Carolina Fish Market we practice plain old Carolina boat to Carolina table, the way God intended it to be.