February 25, 2024
Surf City Bait and Tackle will officially open daily
Store Hours for Feb. and March (subject to change due to weather etc)
Monday - Thursday 7:30 to 4:00pm
Friday, Saturday 7:30 to 5:00 pm
Sunday 7:30 to 3:00 pm
NOTE: CLOSED Tuesday 2/27 for maintenance, open regularly daily after that
Striped Bass in the back bay starts on March 1st. We will have both Bloodworms and Sandworms (as available). Currently, White Perch are biting in the tidal rivers and lagoons in some places. We have Bloodworms and Preserved Grass Shrimp for the perch.
We have a great bunch of new fishing gear coming in over the next couple months, be sure to stop in an check it out.
Please click on Current Info. (above) or read our Blog Post (below) for more detailed fishing information!
WE SHIP FISHING TACKLE!
Can't make it into the shop? Call us at (609) 494-2333 or send us an e-mail at email@example.com and we will be glad to ship you anything you might need (except bait and rods)
BAIT! As available we are carrying Live Green Crabs, Sand Fleas, Surf Clams, Fresh Bunker and Bloodworms (when available) also Frozen Bunker and a variety of other frozen bait! Call ahead to check and see what we have - availability depends on supply.
Welcome to Surf City Bait and Tackle - formerly Bruce and Pat's Bait and Tackle and before that Sandy's Bait and Tackle - our shop has been a bait and tackle shop providing quality bait and gear for fishing and crabbing on Long Beach Island for many years. Our staff are all avid anglers and are glad to provide you with advice, information and share their knowledge to assist you in having the most fun and success on your fishing and crabbing trips.
We carry a wide variety of fresh and frozen bait for fishing and crabbing. We take great pride in processing high quality bait to give you the best chance for success. Call the shop (609) 494-2333 or send us an e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org to check our current supply and availability as many baits become available by season.
Fresh and Frozen Bait (Availability Varies Check With Us!)