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9 Best Seafood Products Shoppers Are Snatching Up at Costco Right Now

From fresh to frozen, here are the best seafood finds at the warehouse, according to loyal shoppers.

Everyone knows they should eat more fish. Fish is one of the healthiest proteins to consume, but it can be difficult to keep fresh filets on hand without going to the supermarket every other day. Enter Costco. Shoppers of this beloved discount warehouse rave about the fresh and frozen seafood selection. Here's the best seafood they love to buy at Costco and what they use it for throughout the week.

Although price inflation has created a drastic increase in grocery store prices, thankfully, grocery stores such as Costco are able to keep things relatively affordable for shoppers — including the plethora of fresh and frozen seafood. And according to a recent Reddit thread, Costco shoppers love finding clever ways to cook up their favorite fish recipes at home. If you love fish sandwiches, fish tacos, and a few trips down memory lane (hello, fish sticks!), here are some of the best seafood products to buy on your next warehouse run. Plus, don't miss 5 Surprising Side Effects of Eating Fish, According to Science.

Morey's Marinated Wild Alaskan Salmon

Morey's Marinated Wild Alaskan Salmon
Costco

The original creator of the thread that started it all, Reddit user u/Illnasty2 says they tried Morey's Wild Alaskan Salmon and found it to be fantastic—and asked for other tasty frozen food finds. With six ready-to-go fillets in one box, this frozen salmon makes for an easy meal when you need something healthy in a pinch.

Trident Seafoods Alaskan Salmon Burgers

Trident Seafoods Alaskan Salmon Burgers
Costco

For an easy weeknight dinner, a few Reddit commentators on the above thread say their trick is to stock up on these salmon burgers for quick, tasty sandwiches during the week. One fan likens her creation to a "grown-up fish sandwich."  Another recommends trying them with "Kirkland pesto or mayo, garlic, lemon, dill, and capers." But don't stop there, make your meal keto by crumbling the burger over a  Costco Caesar salad, says another.

Kirkland Signature Tilapia Loins

Kirkland Signature Tilapia Loins
Costco

These individually-wrapped tilapia filets are perfect for quick fish tacos. "I've thawed these out, hit them on all sides with some Spice Islands taco seasoning, stashed them in the fridge for an hour, seared them in cast iron, and sliced them for 'blackened' Baja tacos," one reviewer wrote. "I put [shredded] cabbage in a bowl and toss it with some oil, lime juice, salt, and pepper. Warm up some tortillas and pour the Kirkland margaritas!" You could also try this tried-and-true recipe: A Healthier Fish Tacos With Tilapia and Avocado Recipe

Trident Seafoods Wild Alaskan Beer Battered Cod

Trident Seafoods Wild Alaskan Beer Battered Cod
Courtesy of Trident Seafoods

Why try making messy beer-battered fish when the premade version is just as good? At least this is one reviewer's philosophy, who said they stopped making their own beer-battered cod when the Costco version was "good enough for the time saved." "They're really good in the air fryer," writes another. "Better than any other battered frozen fish we've tried."

Kirkland Signature Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon

Kirkland Signature Wild Alaskan Sockeye Salmon
Costco

Packages with these individually-wrapped Sockeye Salmon filets are popular too. "I have a bag in the freezer at all times!" writes one commenter.

RELATED: Surprising Side Effects Salmon Has On Your Immune System, Says Science

Trident Seafoods The Ultimate Fish Stick

Trident Seafoods The Ultimate Fish Stick
Courtesy of Trident Seafoods

Were you obsessed with fish sticks as a kid? Well, apparently the Costco version will have you falling in love with this frozen staple all over again. "They're not just for kids," writes one fan. "We cook them in our air fryer and make fish sandwiches with some homemade tarter sauce."

Ahi Tuna Steaks

Ahi Tuna Steaks
u/Kappa113 / Reddit

For a startingly cheap price for fish, you can get 27 portions of Ahi Tuna Steaks when you buy the 10-pound bag at Costco for just $160. "It thaws beautifully and is delicious," says one reviewer. "I think it is a great value, as long as you have the freezer space." Plus, you'll be able to easily whip up this Seared Ahi Tuna in a Ginger Scallion Sauce any time.

Wild Caught Deep Sea Snapper

Wild Caught Deep Sea Snapper
Costco

For easy meal prep, fans of this fish say it's worth baking up a whole bag of frozen red snapper to use throughout the week, which works well for easy dinners and salads.

RELATED: 20 Quick and Healthy Fish Recipes You Can Make in 15 Minutes (or Less!)

Kirkland Signature Wild Alaskan Pacific Cod Loins

Kirkland Signature Wild Alaskan Pacific Cod Loins
Costco

Another easy fish to buy frozen and individually wrapped, the Alaskan Cod is a treasured favorite for many Costco shoppers. "It is easy to keep in the freezer for a long time," says one. "I make baked 'cracker crumb cod' with them, which is often seen in New England."

"I have some of the frozen cod still chilling in my freezer, and 2 sleeves of Ritz crackers that I wasn't planning on using," says another. "So this will be an idea to tuck away for later."

Kiersten Hickman
Kiersten Hickman is a freelance health and nutrition journalist. Read more about Kiersten