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Bent Charters Fishing

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Captain James made it happen

We had a 6 hour trip planned for our last day in Florida. Weather went to crap but we had a small... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Attica, New York
Captain James knows his water!!!

Had a great time fishing for five hours with Captain James! We caught a lot of hog fish and Grunts... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Dave S
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Private fishing charter that does Inshore and offshore trips. Deep sea fishing is our specialty! Grouper,Snapper,Amberjack..You name it!!We Guarantee Fish. With 4 boats in our Fleet we can cater to your needs. Family friendly so bring the kids! We...more
503 150th Ave, Madeira Beach Marina, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2021
+1 727-235-9599
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

We had a 6 hour trip planned for our last day in Florida. Weather went to crap but we had a small window that we might be able to do a 4 hour trip. He couldn’t promise anything because of the weather-which was understandable, but...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Had a great time fishing for five hours with Captain James! We caught a lot of hog fish and Grunts! Great seafood tacos and amazing time with the family! We highly recommend it and thanks again captain!

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Captain James put us on the fish as soon as we arrived at our fishing location, hooked up with a 4' barracuda within 2 minutes followed by a Bonita, now we have bait for the big ones, to make a long story short we landed...More

Thank tomh975
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Capt James took us out after our other trip got cancelled due to mechanical issues. He asked us what we were looking to do and took us out to do just that. We caught our fill and we're happily wore out. James was very helpful...More

Thank Maegan D
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The captain James took out me and some family. Absolutely killed it. Put us on the fish,double hook up on first bite and never stopped. My nephew had the best day ever.

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

We had a awesome experience. Even reeled in a couple 250 pound Goliath Grouper. Thanks for the hard work Captain James. Will definitely be back.

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

What a great time! We caught grouper, red snapper, mangrove snapper, grunt and several other species. Captain James was very knowledgeable and polite. I have been a fisherman all my live, grew up on the Atlantic Coast, and learned a lot on this trip. We...More

Thank Bud M
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We booked a trip with Captain James in the hopes of catching a shark. Man, did he deliver! 5 sharks and 4 Goliath Groupers in one trip! We had an amazing time and can’t wait to book another trip with him again! He more than...More

Thank dana27509
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Booked a trip and although captain was a nice guy, only planned on fishing for one kind of fish. Caught one fish all day for $1000. I know fish are no guarantee, but would have expected to try different areas.More

1  Thank Donna W
Capt Lance B, Owner at Bent Charters Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Hello, I spoke with your husband prior to responding. When we booked the trip, I was told that ya'll did not want kingfish. I mentioned Permit, as we had several trips days before that were successful. Ya'll agreed so thats what we targeted and it...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We had the best time fishing on the Susan T with Captain James. From the moment we started fishing it was fish on. Captain James was kept busy as there were six of us fishing. He made it a point to make sure we had...More

1  Thank Jane L
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Peter T
7 May 2015|
Response from Capt Lance B | Property representative |
You certainly can. It would be best if you can contact us a couple weeks before arrival and we'll do our best to get you out fishing. Thanks for choosing Bent Charters!