Sammy's Seafood Inc

Distribution Regions:
  • USA - Alaska
  • USA - California
  • USA - Gulf of Mexico
  • USA - Hawaii
  • USA - Mid Atlantic
  • USA - Midwest
  • USA - New England
  • USA - Pacific Northwest
  • USA - Rockies & Southwest
  • USA - South Atlantic
  • USA - Southeast

Sammy's Seafood Inc

Distributor, Importer, Manufacturer
FL, United States
Contact Information

Sammy’s Seafood is a local fresh seafood purveyor in southwest Florida founded in 2002 by husband and wife team, Katie and Emilio Sosa. Based in St. Petersburg, Sammy’s receives local fresh fish from commercial fishing vessels (dive boats who use hook & line and spears, as well as longliners) and from local crabbers. Sammy’s Seafood also sources from local farmers of clams, oysters, crab, soft shell crabs, and shrimp. The company is committed to sourcing fresh seafood from local commercial fishermen, shrimpers and crabbers, environmentally friendly fisheries and sustainable aquaculture farmers. In addition, product including flounder, haddock, and a variety of shellfish, is brought in daily from across the country and abroad.

Sammy’s Seafood aims to be different in the seafood procurement industry not only in its approach to its product and service, but by also seeking to lend light and education in an industry which historically is a little opaque. The company firmly believes that educating its customers as to why we’ve chosen each supplier is just as important. After each fresh fish passes a quality assurance inspection, the name of the boat, Captain and catch date is recorded and a 3-letter code is assigned to each fish species. The fish are then tagged with a Sammy’s TRACE™ key card which allows customers to trace their fish from catch to plate using the Sammy’s TRACE™ Program tool.

The company’s Sustainability Commitment is in place to help better preserve the marine environment and the seafood industry for future generations, by making better choices on sourcing, by following standards set by Blue Ocean, and through further educating its customers on topics such as sourcing, fishing seasons, closures, and seafood flavor profiles. Sammy's uses seafood that has been harvested using the best management practices in an effort to maintain and sustain our oceans so that better-maintained stocks, reduce overfishing for long-term socioeconomic benefits. Sammy’s strives for serving best seafood and service to best maintain a high-quality seafood experience for all of its customers.           

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55
Total Species
94
Total Sources
4/13/20
Last Updated

Distribution Regions and Business Locations

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2875 46th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL 33714
United States
94 Results: Viewing 26-50 Seafood Products
Seafood Product Origin Harvest Method Sustainability Rating Certification
Blue Crab
USA - Mississippi
Pot/Trap
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Blue Mussels
Worldwide
Suspended Culture
Seafood Watch: Best Choice
Blue Swimming Crab
China
Pots
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Blue Swimming Crab
Thailand - Gulf of Thailand
Pots
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Bluefish
USA - Atlantic
Longline
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Bluefish
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Brown Shrimp
USA - Florida
Skimmer Trawl
Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
Brown Shrimp
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Brown Shrimp
Mexico - Gulf of Mexico
Bottom Trawls
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Chilean Mussels
Worldwide
Suspended Culture
Seafood Watch: Best Choice
Chum Salmon
Canada - British Columbia
Troll
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Chum Salmon
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Cuttlefish
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Giant Tiger Prawn
India
Ponds
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Giant Tiger Prawn
Indonesia
Ponds
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Haddock
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Hard Clams
Worldwide
On-Bottom Culture
Seafood Watch: Best Choice
Hard Clams
Worldwide
On-Bottom Culture
Seafood Watch: Best Choice
Hogfish
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated
Japanese Eel
China
Ponds
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Jonah Crab
USA - Atlantic
Pot/Trap
Seafood Watch: Good Alternative
Longfin Squid
USA - Mid-Atlantic (MSC)
Bottom Trawls
Seafood Watch: Eco-Certification Recognized
Mahi-mahi
Atlantic Ocean - South
Longline
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Mahi-mahi
Atlantic Ocean - North
Longline
Seafood Watch: Avoid
Mahi-mahi
Outside USA
Troll/Pole
Seafood Watch: Unrated