Seafood Watch recommendations help you choose ocean-friendly seafood at your favorite restaurants and stores. Our redesigned app makes it easier than ever to get the latest recommendations for seafood and sushi, learn more about the seafood you eat, and locate or share businesses that serve sustainable seafood.
- Get free, up-to-date seafood recommendations
- Search for seafood quickly and easily by common market name
- Search for sushi by Japanese name as well as common market name
- Locate restaurants and stores that serve ocean-friendly seafood
- Access in-depth conservation notes
-Enhanced Search Improvements
Ratings and Reviews
This app is not for real people living in the real world
Most fish in grocery stores doesn't have the level of information on the label that the app specifies, nor do most restaurant menus. The list I downloaded from your website a few years ago was much more useful. I was looking for an update, but this app is overwhelming in its specificity of information that I can't verify when I'm buying fish. Why not tell me which brands and restaurant chains are better or worse. I just wanted to know if wild Alaska salmon is still ok and what kind of canned tuna is ok or to be avoided, but I'm no better off than before I looked at the app. This app is apparently designed for wealthy foodies, not for ordinary consumers trying to make better choices. By the way, Apple, you dumped my whole review when my nickname was already taken. Why don't you tell me to pick a different nickname BEFORE I type a whole paragraph with one finger?!
Better than the ratings suggest
This app is way better than the negative ratings say. The UI is pretty good and the search function works well. Of course, there is a lot of info in the descriptions that is not available at the point of purchase (hence only 4 stars) but what’s there is fine for giving you enough data to make an informed decision.
I downloaded this app a while ago and found it kind of useless and eventually deleted it. But I’m glad I tried it out again. Seems like the developers listened to all the feedback about their formerly crap app and made some good changes. It’s telling that all the really bad reviews are from a year ago (as of this writing...)
Use it. And use ur brain!
This is a great app with useful information on which fish to buy or not. Many people complain of the lack of information in this app, that it does not tell you which tuna can to buy or not. Well that is simple: if the can doesn’t show u where the fish is from. Don’t buy it!!! Because then most likely it is caught under bad conditions. If it does, compare it with the recommendations in this app to see if it is save to buy.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.