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Top Notch Sport Fishing

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1688 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2121
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Always Awsome

Have gone out for the past 5 years with Shelby and Ariel. We have always had a great time. On one... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2011
allergyfl
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Leesburg, Florida
Great Reef Fishing Trip

My family which includes an 11 year old daughter and a 14 year old son went fishing on Top Notch... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2011
truckerNc
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Top Notch offers a variety of fishing trips year round seven days a week. We accommodate one to twelve passengers. Offshore, reef, wreck, bay, and flats fishing available to target dolphin, tuna, sailfish, snapper, grouper, kingfish, cobia, tarpon, bonefish, permit, barracuda and sharks. Also have swordfish trips and night fishing. Very experienced in tournaments, we specialize in light tackle, all live bait. Use custom rods with top of the line reels. Fully licensed and insured!
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Dec 21, 2011
“Always Awsome”
Jun 21, 2011
“Great Reef Fishing Trip”
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Reviewed December 21, 2011

Have gone out for the past 5 years with Shelby and Ariel. We have always had a great time. On one trip it was quite choppy but still we managed to catch 2 70+ pound amberjacks, some snapper and on the way back a bunch...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2011

My family which includes an 11 year old daughter and a 14 year old son went fishing on Top Notch Chaters on June 13th. This was a birthday present for my son. Capt. Ariel and Mike were great. They worked with my entire my on...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2011

This was by far the best fishing experience I have had in Florida. Captain Ariel is a great fisherman, hands down. I suggest a full day, split in two. First go to the reef so that everyone can have a great opportunity to catch a...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2011

My wife and I went out with Captain Ariel May 26 for a half day in the morning. I told him that we were new to ocean fishing and wanted to catch something that we could eat. Within 45 minutes he and first mate Reid...More

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Reviewed April 19, 2011

Five of us went out on Top Notch, Capt Ariel on April 7th , 6 hour trip. We had a great day. Approx 50 Mahi Mahi , 23 keepers. He is a great Captain and a good guy. We will be back in Marathon next...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2011

I set my parents and their friends up for a half day fishing trip with Top Notch Fishing. I looked at quite a few different companies from the web. I can see why their named Top Notch (they live up to it, that's for sure)....More

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Reviewed January 23, 2011

My wife and I have been to the Keys several times but this was the first time we have done a charter fishing trip. I chose Top Notch based on the reviews on this website and booked a 3/4 day trip with Captain Ariel. We...More

Thank KevinB52
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Reviewed December 29, 2010

Been coming to marathon for 13 years now. Tried just about every boat and captain on the island, some were good but none as good as captain Ariel. We always have a great time and catch lots of big fish. The boat is very comfortable...More

Thank Chaseitel
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Reviewed December 22, 2010

When calling around places to stay in Marathon I asked about fishing charters. Of the five I called four recommended Top Notch. I called Janet and explained that my husband is legally blind and only sees partially out of his left eye. She arranged for...More

2  Thank Milvi47
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Reviewed August 31, 2010

Great weekend retreat. I recently had the pleasure of going on a Top Notch fishing charter with 3 friends. Our charter captain (Ariel) really knew what he was doing, we caught tuna and dolphin (not the porpoise, Mahi). The fishing was phenomenal and the attentiveness...More

6  Thank raffy1234
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