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Dark Side Charters

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After another charter double booked themselves, Captain Ryan was able to save our trip and fit us... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
Ally W
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Wow, again with another great fishing trip Captain Matt and frist mate Luke are awesome. If your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ZephTouchton
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Panama City Beach, Florida
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Experience the best fishing the Emerald Coast has to offer. 36' Contender Center Console easily accommodates up to 6 passengers comfortably. Customized fishing trips 4-14 hours. All licenses, equipment, and bait provided, no experience necessary...more
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3605 Thomas Dr, Treasure Island Marina, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7365
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After another charter double booked themselves, Captain Ryan was able to save our trip and fit us into his schedule. Very professional and courteous, great communication and answered all of our questions before the trip. This was our first time off shore fishing and it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, again with another great fishing trip Captain Matt and frist mate Luke are awesome. If your looking to charter I don't think it gets no better. Your going to catch fish and the best part, make some great memories that will last forever. Thank...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a 6 hour trip earlier this week and it was absolutely amazing! Captain Ryan and mate Luke went above and beyond to make sure we were on fish the whole time! Would highly recommend to anyone looking to deep sea fish around...More

Thank Allyson S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a four hour off shore bottom fishing trip and it was fantastic. We had an 11 and 5 year old and Ryan and Luke were great about helping them so the rest of our party was able to focus on fishing. I highly...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

took an 8 hour trip recently and had a great day.Captain Ryan and Luke were phenomenal in every way possible, the 36 Contender was smooth and fast. Dark side charters are a real class act, wouldn't hesitate recommending to anyone! sincerely copper belly

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ryan was excellent and we are repeat customers and we will never use anyone but Ryan from now on. Exceptional service

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Alicia S, Manager at Dark Side Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Brandy for your kind review! So glad you enjoyed your trip and looking forward to fishing with you again next year!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been 2 years in a row on fishing trips. Had a great time caught lots of fish. Very friendly, very knowledgeable group. Thanks Captain Ryan.

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Alicia S, Manager at Dark Side Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the review. We are so glad you had a great time. Looking forward to fishing with you and your family again next year!

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

My dad, brother, and I had a great time with Ryan and Luke aboard the Salt Crusher. The guys were super helpful and friendly. Best fishing experience we’ve had.

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Alicia S, Manager at Dark Side Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Tristan, Thanks so much for your review! So glad you enjoyed your trip with your family. Hope you guys can get back down this way soon!

Reviewed 6 June 2018

Contacted Dark Side Charters to see what type of charter they recommended. We went with their suggestion, the 6 hour trip. We were VERY pleased with the entire experience! The boat was the perfect size and very clean. Captain Ryan and Luke were very kind...More

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Alicia S, Manager at Dark Side Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks so much Leslye for your review! So glad you enjoyed the boat and your trip! Looking forward to another trip with your family when you are back this way!

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great down fishing with Darkside. Quickly limited on Ajs and then limited with 60 beeliners. That day we caught 290 lbs of fish. Great operator and great owners.

Thank Matthew C
Alicia S, Manager at Dark Side Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Matthew for your review! You certainly had a great catch! Can't wait to go with you guys agan soon!

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