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Hi looking for markets that carry live sea urchin ... in the tank. I've seen carried by 99 Ranch sometimes, but its random. Anyone spot any lately?

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  1. Quality Seafood in Redondo Beach has them almost all the time (as long as the ocean is calm and the divers can dive). They are about $6/lb and they are about 1lb each.

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    1. re: carln

      We have purchased and then immediately enjoyed them right there at Quality Seafood on the Redondo Pier. They are still moving while being consumed...very fresh!

    2. second Quality, I have seen them whenever I purchase clams.

      1. In addition to QS in RB, I have heard that a place in Gardena called Moonfish also carries live Sea Urchin. It's been there for decades and is run by Japanese folks.

        Moonfish
        14809 Crenshaw Blvd
        Gardena

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