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How Does it Work?

You place your order.

Order online. Orders must be placed by noon (EST) on Sunday for same-week delivery.

Your order is caught.

December - May: On Sunday night we coordinate with fishermen to determine where and when your scallops will be caught.

May - November: We ship frozen.

We ship your order.

Within 24 hours of harvest your scallops are on their way to you.

You enjoy!

Unbox your order and enjoy the best scallops (or other seafood) you've ever tasted.

scallop shell

Caught for you.

Our warehouse is the ocean floor.

We don’t operate like any other seafood business.  We don’t have a warehouse full of seafood – our scallops stay on the ocean floor until you order them.  On Sunday night we review the weather forecast and coordinate with our partner fishermen to determine which ports to buy from on what day. On harvest day we travel the coast picking up scallops, package them that night and ship them the next day.

Maine’s cold, pure waters produce the very best tasting shellfish in the world.  And our process ensures it reaches your hands just as delicious as it was when it left the ocean.

This is how scallops should taste.

Did you know scallops from different areas have different tastes and textures, just like oysters?

Of course if all you've ever tasted is generic waterlogged offshore scallops, you wouldn't know this. But scallops caught by Downeast Dayboat fishermen NEVER touch fresh water so their flavor shines through. And in addition to amazing flavor, the buttery, toothsome texture is sure to impress. THIS is what scallops are supposed to taste like!

Meet the Owner

Togue Brawn has been elevating the Maine Scallop and Shellfish industries for years. It's in her blood to do so.

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What People are Saying...

You've ruined all other scallops for me!

"I've bought, cooked, and eaten what I thought were the best scallops the ocean had to offer and then I tried yours."

— Ron S.

Truly grateful that you and your fisher people are sharing this wonderful seafood.

"Friday was my husband’s birthday and we had your scallops. Wowza! They are fantastic, as always."

— Gayle C.

Appreciate the difference a day makes

"I have to say your product is the best I've ever had here on the West Coast, in spite of having a restaurant where I can order pretty much anything. I truly appreciate the difference a day makes and thank you for being there to deliver!

— John T.

Sweet and unbelievable fragrance.

"I just ran out of my frozen supply from you about 2 weeks ago… and the alternative just sucks… so be prepared for even bigger orders from you each week when the fresh season starts!"

— Kelley K.