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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


Fantastic Fathers day trip!!


6/20/21. Today was an outstanding Father’s Day trip!! We finished the day with 34 halibut to 29lbs and 3 striped bass for 19 anglers!! We have lots of room TOMORROW, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY for our last scheduled halibut trips.  Make...


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6/19/21. Today we had a private charter and had a fun day on the water. We finished up with over a fish a rod catching 25 halibut and 2 striped bass to 18lbs for 17 anglers!! We have lots of...


Great finish to a slow start!!


6/18/21. Today we  started off slow but finished up strong, catching 34 halibut to 30lbs for 15 anglers!! Excellent grade of fish today!! We have lots of room this upcoming week on MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY & FRIDAY.  Make your reservation...


Over a fish a rod for our private charter.


6/17/21. Today we had a private charter and finished up with over a fish a rod catching 13 halibut and 1 striped bass for 10 anglers and back to the dock in time to beat traffic. We have lots of...

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Fisherman’s Wharf