We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Great Skipper, FISH ON!

Capt. Dean took us to several hot spots. Fish on at almost every spot. Only problem, no keepers... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2016
Duane M
High Winds, Awsome Guide, Fish on Board

Saturday Morning, Oct.17th. Clear Sky's, warm temps. And the wind is blown @ 17-24knots. Capt. Dean... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2015
Duane M
Tomball, Texas, United States
Read all 12 reviews
All photos (9)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
Jul 28, 2016
Jun 24, 2016
“Great Skipper, FISH ON!”
Hook'em Guide Service located in Galveston, TX offers 1/2 & full day saltwater fishing charters for Trout, Redfish, and Flounder. We specialize in wade & drift fishing using live bait and artificial lures.
30 Lakeside Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77563-2627
+1 409-457-2819
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed July 28, 2016

I do not recommend this business to anyone. I do not recommend hiring him if you are a human and if you have children. My family had the horrible experience of hearing him yell and insult us with racial slurs randomly one night. We were...More

2  Thank Nanda S
Dean C, Owner at Hook'em Guide Service, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Funny thing about this post is that these people NEVER HIRED me! They rented the house next to me at my personal residence and acted like want a be thugs! This has no reflection on my fishing business! They got upset and the local cops...More

Reviewed June 24, 2016

Capt. Dean took us to several hot spots. Fish on at almost every spot. Only problem, no keepers :( However this is not a bad reflection of our guide. His job is to put you on fish, Dean did that! Thanks for a great day...More

Thank Duane M
Reviewed October 18, 2015

Saturday Morning, Oct.17th. Clear Sky's, warm temps. And the wind is blown @ 17-24knots. Capt. Dean heads for the back bays and lakes for west Galveston Bay. 20 mins. after we leave the dock, FISH ON! Bad news...to small to add to the cooler. And...More

Thank Duane M
Reviewed June 1, 2015

-Captain Dean Is great fishing guide of Hook'em -Very good service -Great customer of First Stop Food store

Thank Sadiq M
Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had such a great time fishing with Captain Dean! He's the best fishing guide we've ever used (and we've used a few). He's informative, patient and clearly loves what he does. We caught speckled trout, flounder and black drum. It was a wonderful day...More

Thank Elektra R
Reviewed October 10, 2013

Had a great day fishing with Hook'em Guide Service in September fishing for Trout and Redfish. We started early and got on the trout at day light and had a good bite in the morning with the incoming tide. After we got our trout bag,...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed August 6, 2013

We had so much fun on our trip with Captain Dean. I would certainly recommend Hook'em to anyone wanting to have a great time on the water catching fish. Hope to be back soon to catch some more fish!

Thank heathernola
Reviewed August 2, 2013

Such an unreal experience! Caught so many Reds and literally had the time of my life. Cant wait to go back here this September! Captain Dean knew where all the best bar spots were and showed us exactly how to have a good time! Don't...More

Thank Bhohl08
Reviewed July 31, 2013

Thanks Capt. Dean----what a great time---lots of fish and laughs. Thanks for the excellent recommendation for dinner also---appreciate it! Back in 2-3 months for another fish trip---I'll be in touch to book in the next few weeks.

Thank John H
Reviewed July 25, 2013

Well worth the money my son and I had great time.Very friendly !!!!!Very easy fishing caught red fish which was a thrill to reel in

Thank Crockett38
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 53 nearby hotels
Comfort Inn & Suites Galveston Bay Refineries
107 reviews
3.93 miles away
Crystal Suites Texas City
36 reviews
4.28 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Texas City
20 reviews
4.31 miles away
Motel 6 Texas City
41 reviews
4.45 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 346 nearby restaurants
Bayou Bistro and Bar
50 reviews
.22 miles away
Baja Cantina
10 reviews
.13 miles away
Texas Pit Stop BBQ
42 reviews
2.82 miles away
Louis Bait Camp
27 reviews
.32 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 254 nearby attractions
Jack Brooks Park
7 reviews
6.21 miles away
Texas City Museum
40 reviews
4.66 miles away
Texas City Dike
64 reviews
4.73 miles away
Bay Street Park
16 reviews
5.21 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hook'em Guide Service staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines