Fresh seafood from North Carolina fishermen

OUR MISSION

Everyone in the state should have access to the bounty caught off our coast. It’s your public resource. Enjoy it.

Find Locals Seafood across the Triangle

Locals Oyster Bar + Market

Visit our fresh fish market & seafood restaurant in downtown Raleigh’s Transfer Co. Food Hall.

North Carolina Fishermen

We’re proud to work with fishermen up and down the North Carolina coast. Now you can get to know them.

North Carolina Seafood Guide

Explore the state’s coastal bounty including flavor profiles, cooking techniques, and recipes.

FEATURED RECIPE

Simple Steamed Fish

Steaming is a great way to cook a whole fish and capture the unique tastes a given species has to offer.

FEATURED FISHERMAN

Hardy Plyler

A fisherman on Ocracoke Island, Hardy Plyler has witnessed – and made – change in North Carolina’s commercial fishing industry.