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Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters

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A dock, 801 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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Great fishing, great people

We had an excellent experience with Hooked Up fishing. The crew was very professional, fun, and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hranchak
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Frederick, Colorado
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Best Day Ever!

Taco and his son, Lou, took my 15-year-old son and me everywhere trying to get us some big fish... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gill K
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Dallas, Texas
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Fishing the waters of Fort Lauderdale and South Florida offers an abundance of fish to catch! Depending on the type of charter, you can catch Shark, Swordfish, Marlin, Dolphin, Amberjack, King Fish, Sail Fish and much more! Learn more about the types of fishing charters in Fort Lauderdale aboard the Hooked Up.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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A dock, 801 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an excellent experience with Hooked Up fishing. The crew was very professional, fun, and knowledgeable. My husband is an avid fisherman, and asked a lot of questions. They did a great job catering to our specific goals/ skill set, and we had an...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Taco and his son, Lou, took my 15-year-old son and me everywhere trying to get us some big fish. Caught some bait fish and a couple of small tuna. It’s fishing so very unpredictable but we still had the time of our lives. Both Taco...More

Thank Gill K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us chartered a boat for a guy's weekend. The captain and crewmate were pleasant and the boat was in good shape. We had great weather and calm seas, but we didn't catch a single fish. We had two cut-offs but not a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome customer service, best we’ve ever had on a chartered fishing boat. Highly recommend. The boat was nice and very clean, the fishing was good, the company was excellent.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the 6 hour trip with Capt Lou and Jeff and 3 of our teenage boys. Had a wonderful time, caught 7 Mahi Mahi. Lou and Jeff knew what they were doing and made it very enjoyable for us all. We would definitely recommend these...More

Thank melissamon
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TacoHookedUp, Owner at Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the nice review truth being told got to give a little credit to the fish without them eating our Baits we would not have been able to catch dinner for you guys. Thanks again for fishing with us aboard the Hooked Up and...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Had a great trip with Capt Taco, catching kings, mahi, tuna and a sailfish. He did a great job withtbe rough seas, and we had a great time. He took us on on short notice, and we really had a great time. This will be...More

Thank Jim M
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TacoHookedUp, Owner at Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Jim thanks so much enjoyed fishing with you as well. Captain Taco

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Capt Taco as usual put us on the fish. We were able to hook up to trophy size Mahi Mahi over 40 pound bull along with 19 pound cow along with 5 smaller ones and a box full of large black fin tuna and Limit...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

I would not call what we did fishing. The poles had to stay in the holders and all we did was crank the reel. I cranked in a beautiful black fin tuna and the Captain and mate took off with it. Dropped us at a...More

2  Thank Jim O
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TacoHookedUp, Owner at Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Jim this is Captain Taco and yes we do leave the planner rods in the rod holder because the last 60 feet of leader we bring in by hand and so many times as the mate grads the leader so many people just let go...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

I come down here every year and have taken a few different Boats out. last year I decided to give Capt Taco a try and I have never booked another company since. Last year Taco got us a trophy sized Hammerhead. This year we went...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

Firstly let me point out to all these poeple complaining about buying bait. you can go catch it but it's an hour and a half of prime moring fishing time your missing and when you charter a boat this is your time that you could...More

Thank Phil K
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TacoHookedUp, Owner at Hooked Up Sportfishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Phil and Marta thanks so much for such a nice review . BUT truth being told while we really do know what we are doing and could never happen without a little help from the FISH, now fishing is finally getting GOOD the way Spring...More

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