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

Make Your Own Shrimp Stock

Don’t waste a single shrimp shell this year – make shrimp stock! Shrimp stock adds a rich, complex flavor to any dish.

FEATURED FISHERMAN

Adam Tyler

Adam owns and operates Core Sound Oyster Company near Harkers Island, which produces the Core Sounder Oyster.