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San Francisco Fishing Charters and Party Cruises

The Lovely Martha is a classic 50’ wooden-hulled boat located out of San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf. Four generations of the Rescino Family have taken experienced and novice anglers out on the San Francisco waters for over 100 years.

Capt. Mike Rescino provides exceptional quality and service on any trip you’ll experience. We offer shared and private fishing trips, party cruises, special events, bay tours, as well as memorials at sea.

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Recent Reports


LIMITS OF BASS ON THE 1/2 day trip!!!


9/24/23. Hohoho here we go LIMITS OF BASS!!! Capt. Andrew just reported in from today’s 1/2 day trip. They finished up with 8 limits(16) of delicious bass and 4 halibut!!! We have lots of room WEDNESDAY for a full day...


Deep water rockfish trip.


9/17/23. Today we made the long run up to the soap bank and had a fun day on the water. We finished up with 20 limits(200) of jumbo rockfish & 25 lingcod!!! We have lots of room this upcoming week...


Capt. Frank reports in!!


9/16/23. Today Capt. Frank reported in with excellent fishing finishing up just 3 short of the limit, catching 27 halibut & 1 white seabass for 15 anglers!! We have lots of room MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY for halibut/bass fishing....


Another excellent 1/2 day on the bay!!!


9/12/23. Today was another excellent 1/2 day on the bay!! We finished up with 24 quality halibut for 14 anglers!!! We have lots of room SATURDAY for a full day halibut/bass trip. Make your reservation on our website at www.lovelymartha.com  Or...

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Fisherman’s Wharf