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Southpaw Fishing

#142 of 242 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Key West Features Animals
5950 Peninsular Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6012
+1 305-393-2306
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Great Day!

Although it was late in the season, Captain Brad was able to put us on fish. Through his knowledge... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Angleton, Texas
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We caught a bunch!

Came down to Key West for a bachelor party and knew we had to get out and do some fishing! We went... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2017
Jeremy B
via mobile
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Come charter fishing in Key West with award winning Capt. Brad Simonds aboard his 43' custom built charter fishing vessel, SOUTHPAW. We offer Key West fishing charters for up to 6 anglers. Our highly skilled fishing crew is kid-friendly & courteous. Capt. Brad Simonds has more 30 years of experience in Florida Keys waters & is a multiple time winner of local and international fishing tournaments.
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5950 Peninsular Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although it was late in the season, Captain Brad was able to put us on fish. Through his knowledge, experience and tenacity, we were able to take home a nice haul of Mahi. His deck hand, Matt, is an extremely hard worker and never stopped...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Came down to Key West for a bachelor party and knew we had to get out and do some fishing! We went with Capt Brad on word of mouth and weren't disappointed. The wind was blowing like CRAZY but Capt Brad and his mate Matt...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

I took my 16 year old son and my father fishing on Southpaw with captain Brad and his helper Matt. My son had always wanted to go deep sea fishing in Key West and this was his first time. We booked the afternoon time slot...More

Thank gerryamyv
Brad103, Owner at Southpaw Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

I'm disappointed to hear that Gerry didn't enjoy his experience aboard the SOUTHPAW. I rarely if ever receive negative reviews, and when I do I tend not to respond because you simply can't satisfy all of the people all of the time. I'll make an...More

Reviewed July 9, 2016

We were planning on going to Key West on vacation with family & friends & had always wanted to fish in the surrounding waters. Fishing party was made up of my friend and myself with his 2 teenage sons. Both adults had fished all over...More

Thank Craig1970
Brad103, Owner at Southpaw Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2016

I'm sorry to hear that Craig was "slightly disappointed" by his trip aboard the SOUTHPAW. Lets start with what we can agree on. There were no problems with regard to booking the boat or the communications prior to the trip regarding directions to the boat,...More

Reviewed February 1, 2016

If you want the whole package a clean custom fishing vessel, organized mate, nice fishing gear and a passionate captain who will put you on the fish south paw is the way to go ! My brother an I had a great day and filled...More

2  Thank Steve F
Reviewed July 26, 2015

We booked Brad and the Southpaw for a 3/4 day charter and are glad we did. The boat was clean, bait prepared, Brad and his stepson were outstanding. Brad zeroed in on the fish while Austin worked his tail off handling lines for six and...More

Thank G K
Reviewed July 1, 2015

we used Capt Brad in Jan of 2014- took us a while but we finally made it back and booked another wonderful outing with Brad and his stepson Austin. Great boat, great people. If your looking for the top fishing experience in KW, you've found...More

Thank pat f
Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

I've been an avid outdoorsman my entire life growing up in a rural small town in Michigan before moving to a town 60 miles southwest of Chicago. I grew up fishing the small lakes in Michigan for Largemouth bass, crappie, Northern Pike, etc. I've spent...More

Thank SalmonKing1
Reviewed February 11, 2015

I have a group of guys that travel from the mid-atlantic to Key West every year to fish. We've tried several boats and captains, but will always go back to Capt. Brad and the Southpaw from now on. It's was absolutely the best fishing I've...More

1  Thank Tom K
Reviewed February 11, 2015

Wow! That describes what started out as a short bait catching trip with Brad on the Southpaw. My brother and I own a large sport fishing boat at Oceanside Marina in Key West. When Brad asked us if we would like to go and catch...More

Thank Leland W
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