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Tampa Bay Fishing with Captain Matt - Tours

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Fantastic Guide and Great Guy

Booked a fishing trip with Capt Matt and I cannot say enough how great it was. Capt Matt is a true... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Powell, Ohio
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"Fish On"

Matt was an excellent captain. Our goal was to get enough fish for two meals for 6 adults. And of... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Irving, TX
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Tampa fishing charters available with world renown Tampa fishing guide Captain Matt Ercoli. Captain Matt offers half, three quarter and full day fishing trips. This includes tarpon, inshore and offshore fishing charters. The primary targeted species...more
526 69th St, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1204
+1 941-447-9888
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Booked a fishing trip with Capt Matt and I cannot say enough how great it was. Capt Matt is a true professional and an excellent guide! We were on the fish within minutes of anchoring up. Caught lots of Snook, along with a few keeper...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Matt was an excellent captain. Our goal was to get enough fish for two meals for 6 adults. And of course to have a lot of hookups. When we rolled up, he already had the bait and we did not have to take that time...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time with Capt. Matt! Took an 8,11 and 14 year old and he kept us on the fish all day. He was knowledgeable and super patient with the youngsters. If you’re looking for a great trip from Ana Maria island Capt. Matt...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed June 20, 2018

The day with Matt was outstanding. Matt had us on Tarpon within 30 minutes from leaving his dock. I have fished with many guides across the country, fresh and salt water over the years. I would consider Matt one of the best I've ever fished...More

1  Thank Bill K
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Had a great trip with Matt. We were on fish within 20 minutes of leaving the dock and hooked up to our first Tarpon 10 min later. Matt had us on 1000-2000 fish schools. Lots of guides and people around us that weren’t hooking up....More

Thank kkeenum86
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

My group of four fished 2.5 days with Matt and were blown away with our successful. The pictures below speak for themselves. Matt made the trip so smooth and enjoyable. He’s our go to guide from now on.

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

We had 3 Tarpon landed by 8:00 am. Matt has a lot of experience and approaches Tarpon fishing as a professional expert in what bait to use at sunrise, which to use mid-day, in the tide, etc. we landed a huge one in mid-day around...More

1  Thank IdahoTraveler2010
Reviewed May 11, 2018

Enjoyable trip inshore with the familly. Both boys, 6 and 4 years old, had a great time and Captain Matt really cared for them. We had a half-day trip and caught like 12 spekled seatrouts. Matt knows what he is doing and I would really...More

1  Thank johanbD2435IM
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We had a great day on the water with Captain Matt. We caught a few real nice kingfish and plenty of snapper for some nice dinners. Thanks Captain

Thank Peter P
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Great knowledge. Clean, professional boat and equipment. Friendly; great attitude. Captain Matt just runs a class operation. We’ve been out fishing with him two years in a row. My 12-year-old son has a passion for fishing, and Captain Matt knows exactly how to get us...More

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July 1, 2018|
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Response from kkeenum86 | Reviewed this property |
We had 3 men and a 12 year old. It was fine. He said he has had as many as 6 guys. In hind site, the way I like to fish, I think 4 guys would be my max. 2 guys would be great.
July 29, 2015|
Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
I would guess because of the warm water of shore would be better. All though there might be allot of reds around inshore. I can tell you that Matt would not have to guess. He will tell you straight up what's up and where... More