Fred's Bait & Tackle
2001 Highway 35
South Amboy, NJ 08879
(732) 721-4747
"The Friendly Bait Shop"
You will find everything you need for an
enjoyable day of fishing, including fresh
bait, fine equipment and friendly service!
Now Running...
Fred's Bait & Tackle
Welcome to Fred's Bait & Tackle!
as of 6/24/2017
Fluke - Usual spots like Triangle buoy #52, Round Shoal,
Leonardo flats,Terminal Channel at Earl Naval pier. Use
teaser rig using Spro with Gulp or bait combos like spearing
and squid, Peruvian spearing and squid, sand eel and squid
& peanut bunker and squid.    

Striped Bass - All local rivers and beaches mostly at night from Elizabeth,
Sewaren, Edison, Perth Amboy, South Amboy, Cliffwood Beach, Union Beach,
and Keansburg. Ocean side during day time by Seabright, Rumson and Deal.
Use blood or sand worms, clams and bunker chunks. Also use lures like Storm
rubber shads, SP Minnow or Bomber plugs. Troll Stretch 25, umbrella rigs or
Rockfish Mojo rigs.

          54 lb on Rockfish Mojo

Bluefish - Same local waters.  1-3 pounders. Use bunker chunks, metals like
Gator spoon, Hopkins, Kastmaster, and poppers.

Don't forget to register to fish - It's free but is required. or
 updated 6/24/2017