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Lobster & Jelly Tour

We are proud sponsors of Stealing Oceans Lobster & Jelly Tour. See dates below! April 13: Ball State University > Muncie, IN April 14: The Elbo Room > Chicago , IL April 15: Rumba Cafe > Columbus, OH April 17: Thunder Road Night Club > Somerville, MA April 18: World Cafe Live > Philadelphia, PA […]

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It’s Really Not All About the Booze and Blarney

These seafood recipes go very well with green and your best Irish jig. St. Patrick’s Day is right upon us! We want to help you maximize your merrymaking, by offering some really good food, because there’s so much more to this foot-tapping, clap-slapping Irish holiday than green beer and whiskey. In fact, we have a vested […]

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Arctic Char – Spotlight

The Arctic Char may not yet be an American seafood staple, but its global popularity has taken hold. Char is mostly known among fishermen as a wild caught recreational catch, pole-caught in lakes and rivers of northern climes, such as the northern US and Canada. But as its culinary merits found its way into restaurants around […]

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Maine Haddock – Spotlight

  If you grew up in Maine, chances are that haddock is your favorite seafood (along with the lobster of course!) Here, haddock is “king” – especially when battered and fried as the coveted Fried Haddock Sandwich (or “Fish and Chips”), a year-round staple in almost every coastal restaurant from Portland’s white-table cloths to the […]

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Gulf of Maine Cod – Spotlight

The codfish is an icon of our New England fishing traditions, and perhaps the most valued fish in the history of mankind. Centuries before we were a country, European fishing fleets set sail across the Atlantic to land cod here in the Gulf of Maine. Salted on board ships or on the rocks of our […]

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Fish Fridays Come to GetMaineLobster

As we near the edge of spring, tradition calls for eating fish on Fridays, and it reminded us that while you know us for our fantastic lobsters, there’s a lot more fish in the sea to enjoy at the table. That’s why we’re “celebrating” by showcasing our fantastic fresh catches every week until Friday April […]

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I’m A Liar

A story about social vomit. I often describe social media diatribes as “vomit”. Social media is such a safe place to be brave and vomit your lacking position for many to see. We saw a lot this with the Trump/Clinton campaign…both sides (Elephants and Donkeys) vehemently POSITIVE about the other’s faults and their personal positions…sharing […]

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2/13/2017: Orders due to ship today have been cancelled.

I hate to report, we will not be shipping today. As I type, we are getting hammered with snow. My first concern last night was people getting safely to work. However, I woke up to discover that UPS cancelled service today. I cannot remember another time (in 6 years) that UPS closed. Many apologies for […]

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Lobster…great for the Libido

Want to Turn Up the Romance? Eating Lobster Can Help? Did you know that many consider lobster an aphrodisiac? It’s true…and dates back as far back as Ancient Greece. To the Greeks, their Goddess Aphrodite was a symbol of love, rising up from a gentle sea, and her “children” (especially the lobster) were considered to be synonymous […]

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10 Lobster Recipes to Light a Fire on Valentine’s Day

What’s sexier than preparing a lobster dish to show your love? Nothing. And here are some of our favorites:  The woody chestnut flavor meets the sweet lobster in a perfect marriage of pasta. Divine! Click Here to Get the Recipe! Show your love: elevate the pizza with lobster and watch your passion soar to new […]

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