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Where to buy octopus in Santa Barbara?

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Looking for fresh or frozen (raw) baby octopus. Any stores or fish markets sell in in Santa Barbara?

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  1. Kanaloa is a primary local seafood purveyor. They might be a be able to help you find it:

    http://kanaloaseafood.com

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    1. re: glbtrtr

      Thanks, the store was awesome and had everything I needed.

      Since this was such a win, any idea where I can buy lardo in Santa Barbara?

      1. re: Corporate_40

        I'm a newbie, but I can think of Whole Foods (they seem to have a pretty good selection of charcuterie/salumi), C'est Cheese and Metropolous (sp?).

        What did you do to the octopus?

        1. re: harryharry

          Made one of my favorite NYC dishes, Fusilli with Red Wine Braised Octopus and Bone Marrow (from Marea).