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Open 7 Days a Week

5:00am to 10:00pm Sunday – Thursday and 5:00am to 12:00am Friday & Saturday

Our Store is Fully Stocked and Ready to Serve You. Stop in Today!

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Fishing Melbourne Beach Florida 


5am – 10pm Sunday – Thursday    5am – Midnight Friday and Saturday

Black Dog Bait - Live Bait – Tackle – Ice – Shirts – Hats – Sun Glasses – KAYAK RENTALS

Surf Fishing – River Fishing – Sebastian Inlet Fishing – Kayak Fishing

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Welcome to Black Dog Bait & Tackle – Surf Fishing, River Fishing, Sebastian Inlet Fishing, Kayak Fishing – We cover it all.  From a full line of live bait and frozen bait, to the rod and reel combo that you just got to have – Black Dog Bait & Tackle truly is A ONE STOP SHOP.  There is no better place to fish than Melbourne Beach Florida. We have everything you need to go fishing in Florida. Stop by and check us out today! Fishing Melbourne Beach Florida is an experience for the whole family! And don’t forget we also have kayak rentals now. So come on down and rent some kayaks and make some memories you will never forget. KAYAK RENTALS!


Fishing in Melbourne Beach Florida - Black Dog Bait & Tackle. We are open 7 Days a week. We are here the earliest to get you out there first, and we stay open latest for those late night florida fishing sessions. Surf Fishing is an experience you do not want to miss.


    • Sun-Thurs: 5:00am - 10:00pm
    • Fri-Sat: 5:00am - 12:00am

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Our Mission

At Black Dog Bait & Tackle our mission is to get you catching fish. We are dedicated to always have what you need! Don't hesitate to ask questions. Tourists, beginners, locals and pros alike are all welcome here. You got to start somewhere. Be sure to look around as we have added a lot of new merchandise to our walls. Come check out The Dog today! If you are fishing in Florida we have what you need to catch fish. Surf Fishing, River and Canal Fishing, Kayak Fishing and Sebastian Inlet Fishing.

Please don't hesitate to contact us with any of your fishing inquiries.


207 Ocean Ave, Melbourne Beach FL 32951

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Melbourne Beach Fishing Report 11/22/14

Melbourne Beach Fishing Report 11/22/14 Melbourne Beach Fishing Report 11/22/14 Follow me on Facebook for a more regular fish report. Follow me on Instagram for local fishing pics. Help me with my fishing report by sending in your fishing pictures. You could be featured on my pages. The fishing has been EPIC. Star…



Kayak Rental Kayak Rental Come on down to Black Dog and ask about our Kayak Rentals. We have single kayaks and tandem kayaks. All of our single kayaks are Perception Pescador Sport models which come equipped with rod holders for fishing. They are all sit on top kayaks. Included in the price of the kayak rental you get the kayak, paddle, PFD, whistle, scotty rod-holder and anchor. There really is…


Melbourne Beach Fishing Report 11/2/14

Melbourne Beach Fishing Report 11/2/14 Fishing has been pretty epic. Beaches are full of Spanish Mackerel, Bluefish, Jacks, Ladies. Also Pompano moving in and nice Whiting, Drum and Sheepshead. The Inlet has been full of Snook and Slob Redfish as well as all the fish being caught from the beach. Also Flounder are starting to show up with the cold weather. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and…


Melbourne Beach Surf Fishing Report 10/11/14

Melbourne Beach Surf Fishing Report 10/11/14 Melbourne Beach Surf Fishing Report The fishing along the beaches has been excellent…… however the conditions have not been great. Yes I am talking about the mass amounts of seaweed in the water. It will not clear up until we get a good west wind to blow it back offshore. But in the mean time if you can deal with some seaweed the fishing has been …


The Refuge Clean-Up and Scavenger Hunt – OCT. 18TH

The Refuge Clean-up and Scavenger Hunt October 18th at 8:30 Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge KBB Outfitters, Kayaks By Bo Inc. Mims Volunteer Fire Department Space Coast Kayak Anglers Kathleen Burson for Titusville City Council Seat 1and Anglers for Conservation with support from Keep Brevard Beautiful will be joining forces on October 18th for a morning of trash removal from…

Tim Wade Cast Nets

Tim Wade Cast Nets

Tim Wade Cast Nets Tim Wade Cast Nets are back in stock at Black Dog Bait and Tackle Finally got some more Tim Wade Cast Nets back in stock. Still waiting on the 2″ mullet nets…. Hopefully by the end of this week. If you are wanting a specific size just give us a call and we can put a rush on it. If you have never owned a Tim Wade Cast Net before….. What are you waiting for?? Seriously hands…