About Us

CB’s Saltwater Outfitters has been family owned and operated for over 43 years. We have everything needed for a great time at the beach or on the water. We provide fishing charters, boat rentals, fly and spin tackle, and outdoor wear for the whole family. Located on Siesta Key it is the oldest and most reputable store of its kind in Sarasota selling live and frozen bait, fly and spin tackle, and travel clothing.

CB’s offers Boat Rentals (half day & full day) for cruising, fishing, picnicking, and/or enjoying the sites that Siesta Key, Sarasota, Longboat Key, and her surrounding areas have to offer. From the south end of Longboat Key to the Venice Jetties, our customers often see dolphins, pelicans, ospreys and other Florida native wildlife.

Our Boat Rentals include full a fleet of deck boats, pontoons, and center consoles in all sizes from a 17' center console for fishing to a 27' Berkshire pontoon boat for cruising. See our Boat rental page (link here) for more information.

CB’s is an Orvis Endorsed Outfitter and our Fishing Charter Service serves Siesta Key, Longboat Key, Lido Key, Sarasota, and the Venice areas. Our fishing guides offer exciting fishing adventures for anglers of all ages, from novice to the expert. We offer Inshore, Backcountry, and Offshore Fishing Charters for both fly fishing and spin anglers. Our helpful staff is here to assist with any questions you may have.

Our newest property, FIN Island Co. is within walking distance from CB’s Saltwater Outfitters. FIn has something for everyone in the family from children to adults including Quiksilver, Roxy, Olukai, Vissla, Ray-Ban, Salt Life, Costa, Aloha bags, Corkcicle, RVCA, Yeti and much more can be found here. FIN also has snorkeling gear, hammocks, sunshades, sun protective clothing, and everything needed for a great time at the beach.

We also carry kids t-shirts, sandals, books, and stuffed animals can all be found here at FIN, along with frisbees, skateboards, Zap skim boards and much more. FIN has whatever you’ll need to help you have fun while staying in the area. The Parasail Siesta and Siesta Key Jet Ski also operate out of FIN. Both our Siesta store locations are within walking distance from some of the finest beaches in the entire world including Turtle Beach, Siesta Key Beach and Crescent Beach which are all close by and offer great fishing opportunities.