2024 Summer Kick Off

Image 1: Pictured left to right: James Peterson, Transportation Supervisor; Mike Barney, Ice Plant Lead. Image 2 Pictured: Maggie Loffredo, Payroll Specialist Image 3: Pictured: team members of The Town Dock


Despite the rainy weather, the atmosphere at The Town Dock's annual summer kick off was nothing short of lively and festive. Our team gathered at our facilities in Narragansett, Rhode Island, eager to kick off this summers fishing season. Despite the rainy weather, our team's excitement and anticipation for another successful season ahead remained unwavering.

These moments of connection and celebration help us to recharge and refocus, ensuring that we're ready to tackle the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. The rain may have tried to put a damper on the day, but our team's positivity and enthusiasm shined through, making it a memorable day for all.

As we gear up for the 2024 fishing season, the anticipation and excitement are palpable here at The Town Dock. With our strategic location near the bustling Port of Galilee, we are poised to deliver the highest quality seafood to our valued customers. Our commitment to sourcing the highest quality Longfin Inshore Squid and Northern Shortfin Squid remains unwavering, ensuring that every bite of our renowned Rhode Island Calamari® and Northern Shortfin Squid delights the taste buds of seafood enthusiasts everywhere.

With The Town Dock's facilities right in the Port of Galilee, our proximity allows us to maintain the integrity of our seafood supply chain by providing sustainable calamari options. Our team's passion for excellence drives us to uphold the highest standards in both seafood quality and customer service, ensuring that every interaction with The Town Dock is a memorable and a satisfying experience.

In the summer months, you can find The Town Dock catching Longfin Inshore Squid (Doryteuthis paeleii) and Northern Shorfin Squid (Illex Illecebrosus).

The Longfin Inshore Squid, also known as the iconic Rhode Island Calamari®, is a true fan favorite for many. Its sweet and delicate taste has captivated chefs and seafood enthusiasts alike for decades, making it a sought-after delicacy in the culinary world. When it comes to quality sustainable calamari, The Town Dock's Rhode Island Calamari® is the top choice for foodservice distributors and restaurants. Known for its superior flavor and being Marine Stewardship Council certified sustainable, this squid species sets the standard for excellence in the industry. With a commitment to sustainability and unmatched taste, the Rhode Island Calamari® continues to impress and inspire seafood lovers everywhere.

Learn more about The Town Dock's Rhode Island Calamari here: https://www.towndock.com/en-us/rhode-island-calamari

With its larger size and slightly more buttery flavor profile, the Northern Shortfin Squid offers a unique and delectable dining experience. The Northern Shortfin Squid is apart of our Premium Domestic Calamari line. Its larger tubes and rings not only provide exceptional plate coverage but also add a visually appealing element to any dish. Chefs and seafood enthusiasts appreciate our Premium Domestic line for its versatility in cooking, allowing for a wide range of culinary creations. Whether grilled, fried, or sautéed, this squid species never fails to impress with its succulent texture and rich, buttery taste. For those looking to elevate their seafood dishes with a touch of elegance and flavor, the Town Dock's Premium Domestic Calamari's is a delicious option. 

Learn more about The Town Dock's Premium Domestic Calamari here: https://www.towndock.com/en-us/premium-domestic-calamari

As we look ahead to the upcoming season, we are eager to continue our tradition of providing exceptional seafood products and unparalleled service to our customers. The Port of Galilee is not just a location for us – it is a vital link in our mission to deliver the best of the sea to your table. Stay tuned for more exciting updates and delicious offerings as we embark on another successful fishing season together. The Town Dock is ready to set sail into 2024, bringing you the finest squid delicacies with a commitment to sustainability, quality, and culinary excellence.