Welcome Aboard!

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


Just shy of 2 fish a rod!!!


3/27/23. Today we had beautiful weather along with an excellent early season bite!! We finished up just short of 2 fish a rod catching 27 halibut for 14 anglers!!! We have lots of room THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SUNDAY(1/2 day).  Don’t miss...


Fun day on the bay!!


3/25/23. Today our private charter had a fun day on the bay! We finished up with 12 halibut to 14lbs along with a few missed opportunities. We have lots of room MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY(1/2 day) & SUNDAY(1/2 day)....


Lovely Martha checks in


3/20/23. Today our 10 anglers finished up with 9 halibut to 14lbs along with a few missed opportunities. We have lots of room WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SUNDAY. Make your reservation on our website at www.lovelymartha.com  Or call Capt. Mike 650-619-6629 Let’s go...


Over 2 fish a rod!!!


3/19/23. Today we went back to the spot we caught limits yesterday but the conditions changed dramatically. With only 1 bass for the first part of the day we switched locations and found biting fish!!! We finished up with 21...

our sponsors

Thank You

Our Location

Fisherman’s Wharf