Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) – Fishing Info

About Side Job Sportfishing

Where does Side Job Sportfishing fish ?

We fish the New Jersey area, including Atlantic Ocean, Raritan Bay, Belmar, Shark River, Sandy Hook Bay, Atlantic City, Long Beach, Barnegat Bay.

What are the target fish ?

Target fish include Bigeye Tuna (Also Called Ahi), Black Sea Bass (Also Called Sea Bass  ), Bluefin Tuna  (Also Called Atlantic Bluefin Tuna), Common Dolphinfish (Also Called Dolphin, Dolphinfish, Common Dolphin, Mahi-Mahi, Dorado, Dourade  ), Grey Tilefish  (Also Called Blueline Tilefish), Longfin Yellowtail (Also Called Falcate Amberjack, Almaco Jack  ), Sea Bass (Also Called Black Seabass), Striped Bass (Also Called Striper, Linesider, Rockfish  ), Swordfish (Also Called Broadbill, Broadbill Swordfish, Swords), Tautog  (Also Called Blackfish, Oyster-fish, Chub, Black Porgy), Yellowfin Tuna  (Also Called Ahi), Bluefish (Also Called Elf, Tailor, Shad)

Where in New Jersey to we meet our guests ?

We meet at Belmar Manutti Marina ( 905 NJ-35, Belmar, NJ 07719, USA )

Do I need a STATE Fishing license ?

Yes, a Fishing license is required

Where do I get a STATE Fishing license ?

NJ Fishing License
New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife - Fishing
A New Jersey fishing license is required for all freshwater fishing for anyone 16 years of age or older. At this time no license is required for anglers fishing in New Jersey's salt water. Please visit the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife website for more information regarding regulations and to purchase your license.

How much should I Tip?

It is customary to tip 20% of the trip total. We work tirelessly to make sure you have a guest experience!

Do I need to bring my own gear?

No, we provide standard gear such as rods and reels so you don’t need to worry about anything. But please feel free to bring you own gear if you prefer.

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