Don’t get caught short on your way to the inlet!
Stop by Black Dog Bait and Tackle Today!!

We carry Rods, Reels, Line, Lures & Hooks from the Brands You Trust.

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!

We Hope to See You Soon!

Black Dog Bait - Live Bait – Tackle – Ice

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


  • We are now renting kayaks and doing guided kayak fishing trips!
    Kayak with Yak Dog!
  • Send us your PICTURES – Tell us what you are catching.

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Welcome to Black Dog Bait & Tackle – Surf Fishing, River Fishing, Sebastian Inlet 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 Florida is an experience for the whole family!


Fishing 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

Be sure and upload photos of your catch and we'll post them on our website. Photo Upload

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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Live Target Pinfish and Mullet

Live Target Pinfish and Mullet Live Target Lures at Black Dog If you have not been in Black Dog for a while you might want to come scope out our walls. We have added a ton of new items including the Live Target line. We have the soft pre-rigged shrimp in both sizes and a bunch of different color options. They look so real it is incredible and they work! We also just got in the Live Target Pinfis…


Pompano Melbourne Beach

Pompano Fishing Melbourne Beach Surf Fishing Melbourne Beach If you are trying to catch a Pompano this year you had better get out there and give it a go before it is too late. The Pompano will be leaving as soon as the water warms up a little bit more. This very nice Pompano was caught right in our backyard in Melbourne Beach. Kyle caught it on a live Sand Flea. But I always recommend bringing …