Service Area
Outer Banks, NC
Experience excellence in seafood

Sam Rust is a wholesale seafood supplier that serves the entire Outer Banks of North Carolina. We know that seafood is a prominent aspect of the Outer Banks’ culture and lifestyle, and we want your restaurant or retail store to exceed your customer’s expectations. Tourists and locals alike expect top-of-the-line cuisine, and we are here to provide nothing less than exceptional fresh and frozen seafood.

For decades, our Outer Banks customers have returned to Sam Rust Seafood as their trusted wholesale restaurant supplier. We understand the ins and outs of the industry and are continuously adapting to market changes so that our customers know they are getting top quality seafood every delivery.

Areas in the Outer Banks that Sam Rust delivers to include: Elizabeth City, Duck, Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, Corolla, Manteo, Avon, Buxton, and Hatteras.

As a leading seafood supplier in the region, we are always expanding. If your establishment is near the Outer Banks and you would like to discuss delivery logistics, we would be happy to chat with you!

Sam Rust looks forward to providing your business with the highest quality seafood in the region — and we’re confident you and your customers will be impressed.

Are you new to Sam Rust? Do you have a question or want to place an order? Please call 757-838-7200 or email

If you’ve ordered with us before, welcome back! We ask our returning Outer Banks customers to please call 757-838-7200 or email

Sustainability & Sourcing

Sustainability & Sourcing

We understand that our actions today have consequences tomorrow. This knowledge shapes our day-to-day decisions and the long-term vision for our company. For decades, Sam Rust has been proud to source from sustainable, eco-conscious vendors locally and around the world who care just as much about the future of our industry as we do.