Tropical Food Service

Tropical Food Service

Distributor
JAL, Mexico
Contact Information

Tropical Food Service is a seafood distributor dedicated to supplying shrimp and fish, mainly to the hotel industry in Puerto Vallarta and Banderas Bay. The company provides seasonal seafood products from the bay and from other sources from states of Jalisco and Nayarit. Tropical Food Service works with two fishing cooperatives and a shrimp farm in Nayarit.

Tropical Food Service always informs its customers about the sources of seafood products they are purchasing. The company also periodically offers talks to its customers about the hygienic preparation of seafood and shares recipes with their clients' chefs. Tropical Food Services also shares published reports and prepares presentations to teach the importance of taking care of local ocean resources. 

18
Total Species
18
Total Sources
9/4/18
Last Product Update

Distribution Regions and Business Locations

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Estrella 180
Ex Haciendas del Pitillal
Puerto Vallarta JAL 48318
Mexico
18 Results: Viewing 1-18 Seafood Products
Seafood group Origin Harvest Method Sustainability Rating

Almaco Jack

Seriola rivoliana
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Blue Crab

Callinectes sapidus
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Great Pompano

Trachinotus goodei
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Greater Amberjack

Seriola dumerili
Unassessed Origin
Unassessed Fishing Methods
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Indo-Pacific Sailfish

Istiophorus platypterus
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Mazatlan Sole

Achirus mazatlanus
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Pacific Creolefish

Paranthias colonus
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Pacific Sierra

Scomberomorus sierra
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Pompano Dolphinfish

Coryphaena equiselis
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Red Snapper

Lutjanus campechanus
Mexico - Gulf of Mexico
Vertical Lines
Seafood Watch: Avoid

Striped Corvina

Cynoscion reticulatus
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Whiteleg Shrimp

Litopenaeus vannamei
Mexico
Ponds
Seafood Watch: Avoid

Yellow Bobo

Polydactylus opercularis
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Yellowfin Snook

Centropomus robalito
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Yellowfin Surgeonfish

Acanthurus xanthopterus
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Yellowfin Tuna

Thunnus albacares
Pacific Ocean - East
Hand-Operated Pole-and-Lines; Trolling Lines
Seafood Watch: Unrated

Yellowtail Snapper

Ocyurus chrysurus
Mexico - Gulf of Mexico
Handlines and Hand-Operated Pole-and-Lines (Artisanal Fleet)
Seafood Watch: Avoid

Zebra-Perch Sea Chub

Kyphosus azureus
Worldwide
Wild-caught
Seafood Watch: Unrated