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The Fishing Guy - Private Charters

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Fishing Charters Daytona beach Fishing Charters Ponce Inlet Fishing Charters New Smyrna Beach Fishing Guide Daytona, New Smyrna Beach , Ponce Inlet Open from 8 am to 9 pm, I am a fishing guide in Florida for 11 years now, I fish inshore , nearshore...more
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 17, 2014

Hi everyone! French fishermen of small fish.....I ' ve just discovered with Capt Fred what was fishing in Florida.....the TRUE one !!! Capt Fred is great and helps you fish where others don't fish anything..... His secret : the right baits for the right fish......More

4  Thank stephdemarseille2014
Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2014

Thank you very mutch for the nice review, i was just lucky the fish was biting, and you was good fisherman, i wish you learn some thing to help you to catch more fish Thanks see you Fred PA mutch be difficult for you to...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 17, 2014

We booked a trip with Captain Fred and give him a credit card. Captain Mike was to meet us at 6:30 AM he overslept. He finally showed up at 8:30 and took us out. He took us to one location and that was it, only...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2014

I never took your card info , you just call me and I was booked , I text you a Capt's number. Mike I call him , and I said you book him for half day , is 4 hour , you show at 5...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just returned from one week golf-fishing-golf holiday with my wife. The second day of fishing was with Capt Fred. Here home in Finland we've fished all our lives by casting, trolling, with fly, with nets, from open waters and from ice alike.When we travel we...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Because I live in Central Florida, I have many options of fishing guides and locations. Frenchy is the best and most consistent of the any Capt I know. The difference is that he truly LOVES to fish. If he isn't booked for a day, he...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very mutch for this nice review,i am just lucky to live close of the inlet,i am lucky to have a very good network of good guide ,and fisherman ,i am lucky to have some very good angler in the boat ,and yoou are...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Of all the Florida guides of fished with, Capt Fred is easily the best in terms of knowledge of the fishery, teaching you how to fish, and being a lot of fun to fish with. I have been lucky enough to fish all over North...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thanks you very mutch for this very nice review,it was sa pleasure to fish with you again,next time we try to catch some bigger Thank again fred

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time fishing with captain Fred "Frenchy.". Caught fish after fish, and Captain Fred even cleaned fish for us to take home to cook. Highly recommend this charter.

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thanks for the nice review ,wish we have some picture of the tarpon ,it was a pleasure to fish with you,we try to catch some bigger next time Thanks again frenchy

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a guide to do some inshore/coastal fishing in the New Smyrna Beach/Ponce Inlet/Daytona Beach area, Fred “Frenchy” Robert is simply the best. Depending on the conditions, Frenchy will put you on reds, tarpon, cobia, snook, kingfish, etc. He is a...More

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Daytona-fishing, Manager at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thanks for the nice review ,it was a pleasure to fish with you ,and we was very lucky to have all this big monster school of bait with so many big fish on it ,we try to catch some bigger next time ,thanks you again...More

Reviewed August 25, 2018

According to the solunar calendar the fishing was going to be bad. NOT on Capt. Fred's boat. We caught fish one after another, so many we lost count. Also some of the biggest fish I have ever caught. He knows where the fish are and...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thanks you Jason for this nice review , it was a pleasure to fish with you,you was good to hook this fish ,when they are not biting is just the good fisherman caught some, and you are good fisherman , we try to catch some...More

Reviewed June 25, 2018

The Captain tried to put us on fish but they were not there. A little disappointed we did not try seversl locationsMore

3  Thank James B
Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Yes i am very sorry , we see the tarpon , the shark bonite , next to the boat , and was not bitting , i no i stay on the bycatch of the shrimp boat but gor tarpon is the best pkace and we...More

Reviewed April 16, 2018

My 11-year-old son and I had the good fortune to fish with Captain Robert this morning (16APR2018). Although we are in the middle of April, the weather was 64 degrees Fahrenheit, with wind speed of 13 MPH and guest of 29 MPH. Despite the cool...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you very nice review It was a nice a pleasure to fish with you and your son ,is really cool too,wish the weather was better,let go catch some biggest one next time See you frenchy

Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife got me a trip with Fred with my brother in law and we had a great time. Quite a few smaller fish in morning and then caught 3 big reds and 2 tarpons in the afternoon. Lived here for 2 years and still...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thank you very mutch for your nice review ,it was a pleasure to fish with you, let try to catch some bigger next time Thanks again fred

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Spent the day fishing with Jimmy - Captain Fred was awesome - knows his stuff - professional and personable - despite the weather he put us on the fish - will definitely do it again with him - highly recommend - full service - Jimmy...More

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Daytona-fishing, Owner at The Fishing Guy - Private Charters, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2017

Yes it was another nice day in the water,thanks to book me ,and thanks for your nice review ,happy New Year 2018 with some big fish

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Response from seaweed61 | Reviewed this property |
Captain Fred charged us $450 for the fishing in shore. Most captains provide water and a cooler, as did he. He would likely charge additional for gas if you ran near shore or off shore. As someone who has fished with... More
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Response from Carrie Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely! I went on the excursion with my boyfriend who has quite a bit of fishing experience and has been fishing with Fred for a long time, but I'm definitely a beginner. Fred is great, so helpful - he'll bait the... More
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