Cortez is the oldest active fishing village in the state of Florida. Every day, local fisherman leave early and spend hours at their trade catching fresh sustainable seafood.
Killerbait was established in 1996 by a 3rd generation fishermen and boatbuilder John Banyas. John grew up fishing and building boats in and around the Cortez fishing village with his father and grandfather. With the addition of his oldest son Cole they are now a 4th generation Enterprise. A fleet of boats bring you the finest and freshest Seafood and Fishing Bait products in the U.S.
Their attention to detail, expertise, and care of product handling makes their products second to none! Their motto- “You’ve tried the rest, now try the Best”
Come and visit Cortez! Killerbait has 2 awesome neighbors for great seafood and awesome cocktails…..The Cortez Kitchen and The Swordfish Grill and Tiki and visit the best store for the freshest seafood available- Cortez Bait and Seafood!
Killer Bait (The Bait House)
4528 119th Street West
Cortez, FL 34205