Wholesale Orders Only (For now!)

Big Island Fish currently accepts wholesale orders, only; we look forward to selling fresh fish directly to all buyers again soon!

Open System Aquaculture

Kona Cold has expanded its live product line to more fully utilize the NELHA cold water resource, adding Dungeness crabs, Manila clams, Pacific oysters and Japanese abalone. Kona Cold also offers local kanpachi, these fish are harvested from nearby open ocean cages weekly.


(sold per item.)
Fish Type


Homarus americanus - Classic American lobster, good boiled, steamed, grilled, Eggs Benedict or on toast. Lobsters are found in the North Atlantic ocean off the coasts of Canada and the U.S. Live lobsters are selected for air shipment, packed dry with gel refrigerant and loaded into insulated containers for a 36 hour out of water flight. Upon arrival in Kona, lobsters are rejuvenated in cold 43 degree F pathogen free seawater. This is pumped up from 2000 feet below sea level through the NELHA 40” diameter pipeline.  ***If this lobster is bought for interisland it will be sent FROZEN & UNCOOKED*** Mahalo

Sold direct to you by Kona Cold

Big Island Fish is a marketplace where you can buy Hawaiian fish and groceries directly from the source. By cutting out the traditional middle-men and their mark up, you are getting fresh food at the best price while our partners keep more of their sale price. Everybody wins!

Yes! We ship to the mainland and the rest of Hawaii!

Add items to your cart, enter your shipping address and we'll quote you our best price for FedEx shipping right to your door. Your order will ship at the earliest date that ensures freshness on arrival. Support our local Hawaiian fishermen, farmers and butchers through this difficult time by enjoying the best the islands have to offer.