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Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters

#2 of 50 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Tampa Features Animals
10913 N Edison Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-5106
+1 813-727-8843
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Great Morning, Monster Mangrove

We went out with Captain Steve this morning, and were on the fish right away. Boat was clean, bait... read more

Reviewed yesterday
guithoven
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Tampa, Florida
Snook Fishing

This is my second trip with Cpt. Steve. On this trip fished with my son. Cpt. Steve worked to put... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gean G
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10913 N Edison Ave, Tampa, FL 33612-5106
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+1 813-727-8843

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Reviewed yesterday

We went out with Captain Steve this morning, and were on the fish right away. Boat was clean, bait fresh, fish ready. Made a couple moves after the snook bite cooled off, had to battle the crowds to find the fish, but Steve knew what...More

Thank guithoven
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my second trip with Cpt. Steve. On this trip fished with my son. Cpt. Steve worked to put us on fish. Cpt. Steve runs a first class charter. We had double snook on a number of times. I caught my biggest snook 37in....More

Thank Gean G
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Gean, Thank you and Dave for joining me for your second time on one of my fishing charters. You guys got on the hot bite. I look forward to seeing you both again in the future. Capt. Steve

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife got me a trip with Captain Steve for Valentine's Day. Originally, I was supposed to go with my dad when he came in from California. In March on the day we were supposed to go fishing Captain Steve called me and let me...More

Thank Scott P
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Scott and Lisa, Thank you very much for hiring me and for the great review. We definitely got on an exceptional bite. Working with my customers to give them the best experience possible is very important to me. I hope I will get the opportunity...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day of fishing with Captain Steve Betz. Very knowledgeable and we reeled in some great fish. I would highly recommend booking with him for your fishing expedition.More

Thank mitchminkus
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to do a review of your fishing charter. I know how it is in today's busy world that it seems like every minute counts. You just taking the time to do this review means a lot to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Steve showed us a great time on the water. He put us on the snook in the early AM and kept us busy catching spotted trout and other varieties for the remainder of our trip. Capt. Steve was very attentive to all our needs...More

Thank chaentze
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Dave, Thank you very much for choosing me as your Captain and Guide on your Tampa Fishing Charter. I also want to thank you for doing your review. Many say they will do one but very few do. This just shows me that you appreciated...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I wanted to take my grandfather on his first saltwater fishing trip and it turned out to be absolutely awesome. I am more than happy with choosing Captain Steve Flats and Bay fishing. He gave me and my grandfather a lifetime of memories. I highly...More

Thank knfishe1234
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Jordan, It was a total pleasure having you and your grandfather Ivan out with me. I hope that when I am his age I have half the energy and stamina he does. Truly a great day and so nice to see him catch his first...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

If you are in the Tampa area and want to Fish I cannot rate Capt. Betz any higher. Within 15 minutes of leaving the dock we had Fish on. Captain took care of everything. Boat was impeccably maintained and perfect for this type of fishing....More

Thank deepocean0000
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Bruce, Thank you for the review. It was a fun day with you guys and listening to all of your jokes. I hope to see you all back again for another day of great fishing. Capt. Steve

Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We fished with Captain Steve and I have to say we had an amazing time. I've fished with many guides in many places and Captain Steve is one of the best. He's professional and knowledgable. We had tough conditions with very high winds. Captain Steve...More

Thank Anthony J
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Anthony it was a pleasure having you and you dad out on the boat. We didn't kill it but I think we did well for the conditions that day. Very windy and a very slow moving tide. I hope you enjoyed the fresh trout for...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My husband had a conference scheduled in Tampa for February so for his Christmas present I booked us a half day Inshore fishing charter. I researched what type of fish we could catch this time of year & also searched for the best reviews to...More

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CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review. I am glad both you and your husband enjoyed the day and your meal at Carmine's restaurant. Fresh cooked fish is the best! I hope to see you both again in the future. Capt. Steve

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Best charter ever! Fish were caught, stories were told and fun was had! We even got to see dolphins and manatee! Thanks Captain Steve!!!!More

Thank Pamela C
CaptainSteve24, Owner at Tampa Flats and Bay Fishing Charters, responded to this review

Pam, I am so happy I could be a part of making your 50th birthday special. You all were so much fun! All of you had me laughing the entire trip. Thank you for taking the time to do a review and once again Happy...More

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Vincent B
None of my friends or family are into fishing,so I was wondering if you set up individuals with other parties for a charter.
11 May 2017|
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Response from CaptainSteve24 | Property representative |
Vincent, Great question. I did do one charter where I had two customers that wanted to split a charter. I went ahead and made the arrangements for them to fish together with me. Unfortunately for them personality's clashed... More
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Kelli U
How much and any opening Monday or Tuesday of this week?
20 March 2017|
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Response from CaptainSteve24 | Property representative |
I have no openings this week. It is always best to try and contact me further in advance to book your charter. Thank you, Capt. Steve
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R0bert1950
Hi I am in Clearwater from 5th to 20 march and am looking for saltwater flyfishing, I am told I am too early for tarpon what else can i catch on the fly.
23 February 2017|
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Response from CaptainSteve24 | Property representative |
You could target snook,trout and redfish on fly. If you want a recommendation for a fly fishing charter feel free to call me and I will put you in touch with a guide. Capt. Steve 813-727-8843
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