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Captain Murphy's Fishing Charters

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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-2764
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We booked a 8hr. deep sea fishing trip when making the reservation I asked how many would be on the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
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Worst Dolphin Watch Ever

I called ahead and made a reservation for our family with my credit card. When we arrived the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Stephanie M
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Family owned and operated since since 1961. We are located on South Padre Island, TX. We provide deep sea fishing trips going out 20-30 miles out. Our specialty is Red Snapper, Other fish caught are Grouper, Amberjack, Dorado, Shark and Kingfish according to season.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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“caught fish” (9 reviews)
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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-2764
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We booked a 8hr. deep sea fishing trip when making the reservation I asked how many would be on the boat the man behind the counter said maybe 15 so we booked we arrived at 7 and left out at 7:30 am there were 33...More

2  Thank R S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I called ahead and made a reservation for our family with my credit card. When we arrived the person at the booth said he didn't remember my name. He asked his co-worker who had a spiral notebook (like the ones kids use at school) with...More

1  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I booked the sunset dolphin watch and we were not disappointed!! We were taken on a tour around the bay, got a bit of a history lesson about the area, saw an amazing sunset at just the right time and last but...More

Thank Monica B
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had booked online for the fireworks cruise about 3 weeks in advance. They charged my credit card and we received a confirmation email. The day of we called to confirm the time and said we did not have a reservation even though they charged...More

1  Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Murphy and his crew make a fishing trip a GREAT NEMORY! Take a vacation before school starts and go to South Padre Island! Fish with Captain Murphy during the day and take the Fireworks Cruise that evening. It will be worth it!

Thank Aggiemom39
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I have learned a lot over the years with Steven, Patrick and Adam. When the fishing is tough as it sometimes is these guys will find the fish. I have been on over 100 trips with these guys and have always limited out. Weather permitting...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Best fishing trip I've ever been on. Caught very large snapper and water was beautiful. Captain and crew provided excellent trip and knew exactly where the fish were. Highly recommend! Mark P - Houston

Thank markpack86
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

There are not enough good things that I can say about Captain Murphy and The Murphy's Law crew. I've been on many charters, from Martha's Vinyard to Key West, and this is absolutely one of the most memorable and fun ones that I've been apart...More

Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The staff was not pleasant, it was a boat ride, with no fun atmosphere. Got to see some dolphins, kids fall asleep and my husband.

Thank Limarie B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was the best fishing charter I have ever been on. I have tried, Opsrey and Breakaway Crusies and came away empty handed, but with Captain Patrick Murphy, we caught our limit within 20 mins. The Crew is friendly and are hard workers. From now...More

1  Thank RomanA3980
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