Serving Seafood Products to Food Service, Retail Outlets and Institutions throughout Atlantic Canada since 1946.


"I have known Jim Gillis and his staff for over 20 years. I have always been very happy with their quality of products and you cannot beat their service!"

- Darryl MacDonnell Executive Chef

(Keltic Lodge Resort & Spa, Ingonish, Nova Scotia)

"We at The Red Shoe Pub have been doing business with Gillis Seafood since we opened (9years ago). On more than one occasion we have run short on product and Jim and his crew have always been there to help us out. We are very pleased with the quality of service provided by Gillis Seafood. We sincerely appreciate your responsiveness and the way you conduct your business. We have recommended your company to others because of our satisfaction with your service. We look forward to doing business with you in years to come."

- Angie Smith Manager

(The Red Shoe Pub)

"For over 40 years Gillis Seafood has supplied us with our seafood. With their product selection, great service and competitive pricing, I can see another 40 years of working together."

- Tim Lockhard Executive Chef

(Inverary Resort, Baddeck Bay, Nova Scotia)

"We have a great deal of seafood dishes on our menu and we depend on prompt service of fresh, high quality seafood, we get this from Gillis Seafood."

- Mike Black Owner/Executive Chef

Black Spoon Bistro, North Sydney, Nova Scotia

"We have been dealing with Gillis Seafood for 5 years. Excellent service, top quality, fresh product and locally owned. Jim knows me by name and understands the highest quality product is important to Flavor."

- Scott Morrison Owner/Executive Chef

Flavor Restaurant, Sydney, Nova Scotia

"We have been dealing with the Gillis family for many years. When we first opened 33 years ago it was Donald B. Gillis who delivered our seafood. The last number of years it has been Donald's son Jim and his staff. We are very happy with their product and service!"

- Frank MacPhail Owner

Bell Buoy Restaurant and Supper House, Baddeck, Nova Scotia

"Gillis Seafood has given us everything in a seafood supplier. Great product, great service and great prices!"

- Norman Day Executive Chef

Atlantic Lure Restaurant, Fox Meadow Golf & Country Club
Stratford, Prince Edward Island

"I have been using Gillis Seafood since I opened. Besides being a local supplier and being able to get daily deliveries, I like their staff. They are very friendly and always accommodating."

- Richard Moore Owner/Executive Chef

Lobster Pound Restaurant and Moore, North Sydney, Nova Scotia