Service Area
Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Staunton
Experience excellence in seafood

Sam Rust Seafood is a fourth generation wholesale seafood distributor supplying the Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, and Staunton, Virginia areas with the highest quality fresh and frozen seafood. With over eighty years of experience as a seafood supplier, our team has the knowledge and expertise to help you make the most informed purchase decisions every single day.

The seafood industry is constantly shifting. From product availability, pricing, sustainability and many other factors, we know that being complacent isn’t an option. From planning and sourcing through distribution and delivery, you can trust that the Sam Rust team is going to work hard for you every day so your restaurant or retail store can enjoy top quality seafood at very competitive prices.

We are always willing to accommodate any special business needs, from delivery times to special orders. If you’re in the Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, or Staunton area, we would love to serve as your primary wholesale seafood supplier.

Nearby areas we deliver to include Waynesboro and Broadway. We are constantly expanding our reach, so if you would like to partner with Sam Rust as your seafood distributor, but aren’t sure if we deliver to your area, let’s get in touch!


Please call 757-838-7200 or email for any shipping related inquiries.


For returning Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, or Staunton based customers who would like to place an order, please call 757-838-7200 or email



Sam Rust partners with a number of local organizations as a way to give back to the community that supports us. We recognize the importance of supporting causes right here in Virginia, and take great care to source as much of our seafood from local boats and fishermen as possible.