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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.

fish reports

catch of the week

Recent Reports


First salmon trip of the year!!


5/28/20. Today our private 4 man charter caught 6 salmon to 19lbs while fishing close to home! We have lots of Tuesday and Friday this upcoming week for salmon fishing.  Make your reservation on our website at www.lovelymartha.com Or call Capt. Mike...


Over 2 fish a rod!!


5/26/20. Today was another fun day on the bay, finishing up with over 2 fish a rod. 28 halibut to 14lbs for 12 anglers!! We have lots of room next week Wednesday, Thursday and Friday for halibut/bass. Tuesday for salmon.  Make...


Lovely Martha halibut report.


5/25/20. Today our private 12 man charter finished up with 31 halibut to 14lbs(just shy of limits) and 2 striped bass!!  Our next available halibut/bass trip will be Wednesday 6/3. We also have room on 6/4, 6/5 and 6/7. Make your...


Lovely Martha checks in.


5/24/20. Today our 12 anglers caught 17 halibut to 12lbs and 1 striped bass. Our next days that we have room will be for salmon fishing June 1st-5th. We also have halibut/bass trips available on our calendar. If there is...

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Fisherman’s Wharf