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This oyster filtration system will allow the Grassy Bar Oyster Co. to keep fresh oysters year-round. Laura Dickinson LDICKINSON@THETRIBUNENEWS.COM

CA - Morro Bay oyster farmer opening a retail shop on the Embarcadero

Morro Bay has long been home to a thriving oyster-farming business — where visitors can get them fresh farmed out of the bay in restaurants and fish markets.

Now, a local shellfish farmer wants to bring his product to the waterfront in the form of a retail business located near near Tognazzini’s Dockside Restaurant.

George Trevelyan, owner of Grassy Bar Oyster Co., plans to sell oysters and clams out of a 150-square-foot retail space.

The store will serve oysters on the half shell as well, as part of its walk-in operation.

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