Seoda na Mara - Jewels of the Sea

30 Years Growing Oysters


Fáilte (welcome) to the world of our beautiful, exquisite, sensual Waterford Irish Oysters…the Essence of the Sea from crystal clear waters.

Meitheal Trá na Rinne was founded in 1990 in the Irish speaking (Gaeltacht) area of An Rinn to market and sell the premium quality oysters produced by our growers in Dungarvan Bay.

‘MEITHEAL’ is the Irish word for a team of family, neighbours and friends working together, which is just what we are. Ní neart go cur le chéile (we are stronger together)

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Our Oysters

Grown in the pristine waters of our sheltered shallow tidal bay Waterford Irish Oysters grow in the flood of wild Atlantic waters that fill our bay twice a day, every day.

Nothing is added, nothing is taken away. Our oysters feed by filtering sea water, growing fat and plump on natural phytoplankton from deep Atlantic waters.

Lovingly grown and nurtured over 3 or 4 years Waterford Oysters are salty, sweet and full of flavour – an epicurean delight!

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