Finding Fresh Seafood While Visiting Cape San Blas

So, you want to grab some fresh seafood on your visit to Cape San Blas and cook it yourself back at the vacation rental with your friends and family?  We’ve got you covered!

St. Joe Shrimp Company has a conveniently located shop out on Cape San Blas where they offer different varieties of fresh local seafood,  grab-n-go style.  Items will vary daily, but some offerings include, Shrimp, Grouper, Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Amberjack, Mullet, Whiting, Flounder, etc.  In addition to fresh seafood, St. Joe Shrimp Company is serving lunch daily from 11am-4pm.  You don’t want to miss that.  They also pack for travel, so be sure to stop in and see them on your way back home!  Check them out on FaceBook or give them a call today to learn more (850) 229-6774.

Along with countless other selections, the Piggly Wiggly in Port St. Joe is a great resource for fresh shrimp, and other fresh seafood.  They’ll even steam them for you!

If you venture over to Apalachicola for a day trip, stop in 13 Mile Seafood Market.  They specialize in Apalachicola Bay Oysters and Shrimp, but also carry Flounder, Grouper, Crab, Mullet, Clams, and other seafood.  Don’t leave without grabbing a container of their smoked fish dip!

Rather have someone else cook for you?  There are a variety of local restaurants serving delicious fresh seafood dishes.  Take a look at the Local Experiences tab on our website for some recommendations.  Even better, contact Chef Ian Williams, of Your Table Your Chef, and have him prepare a meal for your group.  You can’t beat having a Private Chef come straight to you.

Visit for the most recent list of businesses to re-open following the storm.  These guys are so excited to serve you and your families.

You can also email [email protected] with any questions about the area, and for complimentary help connecting with people, places and activities that best suit you.  Visit to learn more.

For more local resources:

Gulf County Tourist Development Council Welcome Center
Captain Fred’s Place
Port St. Joe, Florida 32456
(850) 229-7800
(800) 482-GULF
[email protected]

Mexico Beach Community Development Council Welcome Center
102 Canal Parkway
Mexico Beach, Florida 32456
(850) 648-8196
(888) 723-2546

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