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Southern Cross Sea Farms

12170 State Road 24, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5703
+1 352-543-5980
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Awesome Clams!

Have your cooler ready on the way out of town! That's what we do. These guys are great. Ice in the... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Reeltor1
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Palm Coast, Florida, United States
Had to bring back some fresh clams!

We visited Cedar Key in the slower summer season so tours weren't offered but since we were on our... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
ARodriguezP
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Miami, Florida
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12170 State Road 24, Cedar Key, FL 32625-5703
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Have your cooler ready on the way out of town! That's what we do. These guys are great. Ice in the cooler, clams in the ice, on the grill when we get home. Delicious! The best clams in the USA!

1  Thank Reeltor1
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Cedar Key in the slower summer season so tours weren't offered but since we were on our way home to Miami we just had to stop and pick up a bag of their fresh clams to bring back with us. At $22 dollars...More

1  Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a must do when visiting Cedar Key- supporting local fisherman with the best clams ever. We have been coming here for over 10 years and never had a bad clam (and we eat them raw, so we are picky with where we purchase).

1  Thank Karin23320
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Tours available only Fridays at 1 p.m. -- plan your trip to include this fascinating learning experience. This farm raises clams and oysters in their "nursery" until they are ready to be "planted" back in the sea to grow to harvesting size. The tour covers...More

2  Thank ecmt
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We went to this Sea Farm based on previous reviews. It is absolutely worth going to. The tour is on Friday's only at 1pm and the tour is free! One of the co-owners gave the tour and it was so interesting!!!.. Who knew?!!! I'm not...More

1  Thank Debra A
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Due to Cedar Key's rural location and exceptional water quality, Southern Cross Sea Farms is one of the largest producers of farm-raised clams in the country. Free tour public tours are given only on Fridays at 1 pm (Nov-May), but check on their schedule so...More

1  Thank Road_Warrior32034
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We purchased 100 clams from Southern Cross. The price was excellent and they tasted amazing! I highly recommend stopping into their retail store while in Cedar Key!

Thank jawjgw
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We traveled to Cedar Key, FL to take in the sights. We got sidetracked by a line of people waiting to get into Southern Cross Clam Hatchery and decided to check out what was going on. The tour guide was excellent - he answered everyone's...More

2  Thank jmsmeljoe
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We took a tour of the Southern Cross Sea Farm and enjoyed it so much! It was educational to learn how sustainable aqua-farming is! We got to see from start to finish how they fertilize, raise, and take the 'clam-seed' out into the bay to...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Tours are given on Friday at 1. Covered the whole process of clam farming. Fascinating. I doubt children would like it but great for adults.

Thank linseyCo
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