About us

Caribbean Forest was est. in 1994, when information and resources about marine aquariums were limited. We are family owned, family oriented, and hobbyist operated. Our goal is to educate new salt water hobbyist so they can enjoy the โ€œliving artโ€ of marine aquariums without all the learning pains and struggles. We strongly believe in learning from our experiences and other hobbyists. Here at the store, you can always expect a friendly experienced staff member to help you make the important decisions and guide you thru your initial setup or upgrades to your current system.  Patience is the most important thing to have in this hobby, which is why you can browse our selections and stunning display tanks with a no pressure sales approach.  We are committed to helping new and experienced hobbyist with all their questions, equipment, and service needs, while continuing to provide the healthiest marine livestock available to our customers. We will demystify the confusion, and guide you step by step through successfully keeping your very own marine aquarium.

We offer the following goods and services to families and companies:

Full Retail Marine Aquarium Store, no appointments needed

Saltwater Fish, Invertabrates, and Corals.

Full line of Aquarium Hard Goods, Water Purification Systems, Foods, and Additives.

Aquarium Setups, Moves, and Delivery.

100% hassle free Aquarium Maintenance.

Custom Acrylic Work, Sumps, and Bag Holders

Our Design or Yours!

Custom Woodworking Services, Stands, and Canopies

We build to meet your needs and your style exactly the way you want it!

We are looking forward to earning your repeated business!



21.10. We have some nice...

We have some nice Acro Frags in stock. Stop in and take a look!!


12.10. ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ  New Arrivals!...

๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ  New Arrivals! ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŽ‰ We have a wonderful selection of tank raised fish this week! Clownfish! Erectus Seahorses! Neon Gobies! Dottybacks! Maxima Clams! Come and check out our selection before theyโ€™re all gone!


28.09. ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ Ahhhhh... cool,...

๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ Ahhhhh... cool, fresh fall air! ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ‚ Open up your windows! Air out your house and your tank! And while youโ€™re over there near your tank do you see a spot open for a new coral? Sure you do! Weโ€™ve got just the piece ๐Ÿ˜ƒ Come on in and pick out the perfect piece for that empty spot! We have one frag left of this amazing Aussie Favia, or you can really treat yourself and buy the whole colony! Lots of corals here to tempt you. Drop in and see whatโ€™s here! Enjoy the fall colors and add some new color to your tank!


Contact us

Postal address

24 Bursen Ct,
Rochester, NY 14609

Store hours

Mon: Noon - 8pm
Wed: Noon - 8pm
Thu: Noon - 8pm
Fri: Noon - 8pm
Sat: 10am - 6pm
Sun: Noon - 5pm




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