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Seafood markets in Pierce County with live and fresh: Tacoma, Lakewood, Puyallup, more

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Tacoma Seafood Markets

So many people have asked me in Where to Dine Pierce County, the Facebook group, where to find live seafood tanks and fresh seafood. Here’s your answer. This is a growing guide to fresh and live seafood markets in Pierce County.

TACOMA

East Asian Market

Address: 602 S 38th St, Tacoma, WA 98418; 253-473-3799

Link: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Supermarket/East-Asia-Supermarket-312389772299383/

This Vietnamese grocery store in the Lincoln District has live seafood tanks and an extensive selection. Known for great prices on crab and shrimp.

Hong Kong Market

Address: 3828 S Yakima Ave, Tacoma, WA 98418; 253-212-1774

Link: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Supermarket/Hong-Kong-Supermarket-1518144861746375/

This Vietnamese grocery store in the Lincoln District has live crab, live lobster and all kinds of fish in the fish tank. Also a nice selection of crawfish from time to time.

Northern Fish

Ruston: 2201 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402; 253-272-4104

56th: 3911 S 56th St, Tacoma, WA 98409; 253-475-3858

Link: https://www.northernfish.com/

This Tacoma fish purveyor has a location on 56th and another on the Ruston Waterway. At the Ruston location, they also have a fish and chips counter there, too, for tomato-based seafood stew, creamy clam chowder, fish and chips, clams and chips, etc. Find fresh seafood at both locations.

Metropolitan Market

Where: 2420 N Proctor St, Tacoma, WA 98406; 253-761-3663

Link: https://metropolitan-market.com/departments/seafood-market/

This Proctor neighborhood grocery store prides itself on its live lobster and crabs and often has hard-to-find seafood.

Neptune Seafood

Where: 1121 E 26th St, Tacoma, WA 98421; 253-327-1255

Link: http://www.neptuneseafood.us/

This Dome District wholesale fish supplier has all kinds of fresh oysters, crab, geoduck and other kinds of seafood that are extremely difficult to find in grocery stores. You buy direct from their website. They don’t have a brick-and-mortar location, but they have a wholesale location near the Tacoma Dome.

Tacoma Boys

Where: 5602 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406; 235-756-0902

Link: https://tacomaboys.com/

This Sixth Avenue specialty grocery store often has premium seafood and salmon choices aplenty during wild salmon season.

PUYALLUP

Tacoma Boys

Where: 901 39th Ave SW, Puyallup, WA 98373; 253-864-8568

Link: https://tacomaboys.com/

This Sixth Avenue specialty grocery store often has premium seafood and salmon choices aplenty during wild salmon season.

LAKEWOOD

H-Mart

Where: 8720 S Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499; 253-314-5066

Link: https://www.hmartus.com/tacoma

This Korean grocery store has a wide range of fresh/live seafood in tanks at the back of the store. They specialize in crabs and it’s a terrific location to get live lobster, various sizes of shrimp, fin fish, and more.

Paldo World

Where: 9701 S Tacoma Way, Lakewood, WA 98499; 253- 581-7800

Link: https://www.traveltacoma.com/listings/pal-do-world-market/882/

This Korean grocery store also carries a wide range of fresh/live seafood in tanks. Find everything you need here: sushi grade fish, live lobsters and crabs, shrimps of all sizes and fin fish galore.

H&L Produce

Where: 7320 Lakewood Dr W, Lakewood, WA 98499; 253-471-1830

Link: https://tacomaboys.com/category/hl-produce/

This high-end specialty grocery store is a great resource for luxury seafood items, including full Dungeness crabs, lobster and more. From the same owners as Tacoma Boys.


UNIVERSITY PLACE

Harbor Greens

Where: 2620 Bridgeport Way W, University Place, WA 98466; 253-460-2901

Link: https://www.harborgreensmarket.com/whats_available

This specialty grocery store carries higher end seafood items and they focus on wild-caught seafood (when available). You can find all kinds of salmon here, which I love.

GIG HARBOR

Harbor Greens

Where: 5225 Olympic Dr, Gig Harbor, WA 98335; 253-851-7911

Link: https://www.harborgreensmarket.com/whats_available

This specialty grocery store carries higher end seafood items and they focus on wild-caught seafood (when available). You can find all kinds of salmon here, which I love.

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