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 5/24/16         

Striped Bass - From beaches at night especially from 1 hour before and 1/2
hour after sunrise including Sewaren, Elizabeth, Outer Bridge, Gothel's
Bridge, Perth Amboy, South Amboy, Cliffwood Beach, Union Beach and
Keansburg: use fresh bunkers or fresh clams. From boat: Buoy 14 and 19 in
Raritan Reach Channel, Great Kills and Old Orchard.  Use bunker chunks or
troll Stretch 25, umbrella rigs or Rockfish Candy/Mojo lure.

Bluefish - Everywhere in the Bay especially Cliffwood Beach,
Union Beach, Port Monmouth and Keansburg. 10 to 15 pounds.
Use bunker chunks with steel leader hooks or metals (like
Avas and Gators) or surface poppers.

Fluke - Bug Light and Coast Guard Station.  Spearing & squid
combo, killies & squid combo and Spro & Gulp combo.

Black Sea Bass - Sandy Hook reef, Shrewsbury rocks, 17 fathom and Rattle
Snake.  Squid & mackerel fillet combo and Gulp
ghost shrimp.

                                                                                                                           updated  5/31/16