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About Fintastic Fishing Charters
We offer half, 3/4 and full day deep sea fishing charters for everyone no matter what your experience level is. Grouper, Amberjack, Kingfish, Sharks ect. After almost 20 years in this business we know exactly where to find your catch of a lifetime. As always if we don't catch em, you don't pay.
Madeira Beach, FL
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I fish a lot since I moved to the Tampa area from Chicago in 2012. I have been offshore 25+ times. I have been offshore with Capt Steve 5 times now. Every trip has been very successful and more importantly, memorable. Going offshore fishing for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank T M
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Captain Steve is the best. He really knows how to find and catch fish. Our grandsons had the best time. Definitely will be fishing on Fintastic Fishing Charters again.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Yesterday was our third charter in two years on the Fintastic with Captain Steve, and once again he did not disappoint! I travel and have done charters on the east coast, in the Florida Keys, etc. and in my opinion this is by far the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bill M
Reviewed January 13, 2018

Heard great things about Captain Steve and Fintastic from shops and FWC. Booked a trip about 6 months out for hogfish and grouper. Communication spot on. Trip on 12/21. Night before Steve called and discussed various options and we picked one. Showed up early at...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TampaTornado
FintasticInc, Owner at Fintastic Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words. We do try our best to offer the best trips we able to. We look forward to more trips with you in the future and thank you very much for choosing Fintastic Fishing Charters. Capt Steve

Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

We had a amazing fishing trip. We had 4 guys. One was a fishing rookie. Capt. Papen made sure he was a seasoned vet by the end of the trip. We caught our limit of red grouper before noon. I caught my largest red grouper...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Edward C
Reviewed August 29, 2017

I have been on lots of charter fishing boats from 4 hour to overnight trips on small and large charters, and this was the best. Captain Steve is a true pro with the clients wishes first and foremost. He and mate Taylor are more helpful...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

A 5 star review when you didn't even get to go fishing is pretty telling. Despite Steve managing what sounded like a $15k+ unexpected catastrophic mechanical breakdown, he still took the time to call around and find us a last minute charter to take us...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ufgat7
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Steve and Taylor know their trade, are better at being friendly and helpful than many guides. put plenty of big fish in the boat, and if they had better fisherman that could get the big ones off the bottom we would of had more. if...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank steve f
Reviewed April 27, 2017

What variety! We went out for yellow tail, caught our limit & even added our limit of VERY large red grouper!! This doesn't include the 30-40 large red snapper we caught...if you get tired of catching too many big fish, don't go with Captain Steve!!...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank John M
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Went out for a full day charter with Capt. Steve and first mate Taylor. What a great day, both are extremely knowledgeable, professional and a lot of fun. We caught a ton of large red Snapper which unfortunately were out of season but we a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Joe V
March 4, 2018|
Response from FintasticInc | Property representative |
I offer a handful of different trips from 4 hrs to 12 hrs and everything in between. Please feel free to call me at 727-642-3411 and we can discuss which trip best suits your needs.
July 25, 2017|
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Response from FintasticInc | Property representative |
We would not be able to take a group that large on one vessel, however I can set up a multi boat charter trip from one location. Full day rates are 1200.00 Half day rate is 650.00 Fishing in January is pretty good on either... More