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Why You Need to Try Amazing St. George Island Seafood

24 Jun 2017 02:23 PM by Collins Vacation Rentals Staff
Why You Need to Try Amazing St. George Island Seafood

St. George Island seafood is one of the best reasons to visit SGI. The beaches are stunning, the atmosphere is amazing, the homes are beautiful, but the seafood may be some of the best you’ll ever have! Our location on the Florida Gulf means easy access to a variety of excellent fish, oysters, shrimp, and crab. Unlike purchasing it other places in the state, when you buy seafood on SGI, it comes fresh from the boat to you!


Trying delicious St. George Island seafood is just one of the things you should plan to do while you’re here. After your amazing meal gives you a taste of SGI, take some time to explore its sights and sounds as well. Discover the best ways to experience St. George Island and make wonderful memories during your time on this island paradise! Our Things to Do page lists great outdoor activities, restaurants and local businesses that will keep your loved ones active as you enjoy the best of the island. The next time you find yourself planning a trip to St. George Island, make sure you check our Things to Do page first. It contains helpful recommendations that you can use to plan an unforgettable vacation!


Get Great St. George Island Seafood From Lynn’s Quality Oysters


Lynn’s Quality Oysters sells some of the freshest St. George Island seafood, Located just a stone’s throw away in Eastpoint, FL, Lynn’s has been family owned and operated for the last 40 years. Lynn Martina, the current owner, purchased the company from her parents in 1997, after working there since the age of 9.


Lynn and her staff are known for serving their customers with delicious fresh oysters (hence the name), which they harvest right out of the Apalachicola Bay. However, they also carry several other kinds of seafood. In addition to the fresh catches, you can also buy some prepared or partially prepared items, such as smoked fish dip or crab cakes. Check their products page to see all that they offer.


Visit the New Raw Bar at Lynn’s


On the days when you’re craving fresh St. George Island seafood, but don’t have time to prepare it yourself, head to the raw bar at Lynn’s Quality Oysters. Dine inside or outside and on raw, steamed or topped oysters, steamed shrimp, shrimp salad, or seafood gumbo. Wash it down with a glass of beer or wine and enjoy the views of the bay!


Relax at a Gorgeous Collins Vacation Home


When you purchase fresh St. George Island seafood from Lynn’s Quality Oysters or one of the local vendors, come prepare and enjoy your feast at a beautiful Collins Vacation Home. Our gorgeous rentals come with fully equipped kitchens, and you’ll love spending quality time with family around our table or out on the deck. Many of the homes are located in close proximity to some of the island’s best beaches, attractions, and activities.
 
Take full advantage of your beach vacation when you stay in one of our premier oceanfront properties, or opt for a peaceful place a few minutes away from the Gulf. Request one of our rental guides today to see the full range of options available for your next St. George Island getaway. Once you find your perfect vacation home, you can start the countdown to a fantastic trip! Then just arrive, relax, and enjoy the island life!