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300 W Cotter Ave, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4032
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My cousins and I went for an eight hour trip with captain Tim on the Dolphin Express and we had a blast it was exciting and fun we caught several King Mackerel, a few Bonita, and just made a great memory. The crew were spot...More

Thank Thunderheart1999
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We did the 4 hour tour. They drive you out for an hour to an oil rig to basically catch ocean perch (spade fish). Could have saved 200 bucks and driven the 3 of us out to a dock to catch the same thing. Waste...More

Thank brandongoff381
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Wife and I went out and had a great time. First stop was for snapper and in about an hour the boat had limited out! Next stop kingfish and we slayed them. I caught 1 but was immediately shown up by a guy close by...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Went on a 5 hour fishing trip which was really only about 2 hours because we spent 1.5 hours going out and 1.5 coming back. Out of the 30 people on the trip one person caught a fish. We also were suppose to leave at...More

Thank ekandrews
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Dolphin Dock provided us an excellent day on the water many fish were caught and kept for dinner and many more released to be caught again. The Captain and crew of the Dolphin Express are top hands. You will enjoy a day on the Gulf...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I booked a last minute spot a couple of weekends ago for a Sunday 8 hour offshore trip. Check-in was easy and the somewhat crowded boat left the dock on time. The winds and seas were down so we made good time to the spot...More

1  Thank FlashCrusader85
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Went out for the start of snapper season. Knocked em dead at the first spot then moved to another spot to find bigger fish and we sure did! After a limit of snapper we went after shark and many on board caught some. The crew...More

Thank Nathaniel705
Reviewed June 25, 2018

They gave my catch to someone else!! $300+ for a mediocre trip and absolutely nothing to show for it! When I complained, the man in the office offered me an ILLEGAL fish to make up for it and he was dumbfounded when I said it...More

2  Thank Scarlet2150
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Went on a 9 hour fishing trip with my husband and 7 year old son. Ill give you a couple tips and take aways from this trip. We reserved our spots but that doesnt guarantee you will have a spot when you get there! Arrive...More

1  Thank GarcF
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Used Dolphin Dock twice in hopes of going off shore fishing. Unfortunately both times the captain decided that the waters were too rough to go off shore. It seems as though they don’t want to even make an effort to take people off shore unless...More

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william f
July 17, 2017|
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Response from ldorrn | Reviewed this property |
I would also do 12 hours. Make sure you take motion sickness meds as it is fairly small boat. and the water can be rough.
william f
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Camper549054 | Reviewed this property |
I believe Red Snapper are in season in June. You will definitely get onto some vermillion snapper. My son caught a nice King on a four hour trip in July last year. In addition you might get a shot at a shark or amberjack. I... More
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Response from Attorney_and_Mom | Reviewed this property |
For a ten hour trip in April 2016, it was $105 each, discounted to $100 each if you paid cash.