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Fishy Business Charters

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951 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6636
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10hr trip

All around great time. The captain was very laid back,down to earth, funny guy. There was never a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lee l
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Awesome day of fishing

Was in Key West for a week, and went fishing three days with Captain Eric and his mate Steve. We... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Skip C
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Welcome! I am Capt Eric Evans and I am the owner operator of a 31' Yellowfin the fishy business. I guide my clients to catch many different species including sailfish, grouper, yellow tail snapper, mahi-mahi (dolphin fish), sharks, tarpon, barracuda, tuna, and wahoo to name a few species. If you have any questions please feel free to email or call! Look forward to fishing with you, Capt Eric 305 731 5459
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951 Caroline St, Key West, FL 33040-6636
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All around great time. The captain was very laid back,down to earth, funny guy. There was never a boring time and did what he could put us on the fish and we caught a lot of fish.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Was in Key West for a week, and went fishing three days with Captain Eric and his mate Steve. We had a great time every day catching a number of fish. Couldn’t ask for a better captain always put us on fish and very easygoing...More

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Eric E, Owner at Fishy Business Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks for the review!

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

My wife and I have done a lot of open water fishing over the years, but never have we experienced anything like this. We booked a 4 hour trip with another couple (friends).. Within a couple of minutes of reaching our fishing grounds we had...More

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Eric E, Owner at Fishy Business Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks for the review it was an epic day!!

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Captain Eric has some great fishing spots, an awesome yellowfin boat and very nice equipment. Going fishing with Eric Evans and Joe Alfonso was definitely a fun successful experience. My boyfriend and I brought home a coolerful of filets. Will definitely charter with them again...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great trip. Caught plenty of Mahi Mahi to feed all four of us, for two nights, in Key West. We also had a big ziplock bag full to take back home as well. Captain Eric was flexible with the time of departure due to weather,...More

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Eric E, Owner at Fishy Business Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thanks for the review!

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

A Key West trip for a mixed species fishing excursion was in order, so after extensive research and some glowing reviews we contacted Eric with Fishy Business Charters. I thought we had a tall order; 4 days of fishing, 2 offshore and 2 backcountry days...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Don't think twice about who you go out with your deep sea fishing trip, call Eric! Our trip out was so relaxing and stressless. Eric took care of everything! We caught a ton of blackfin tuna and even went near a ship wreck to catch...More

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Eric E, Owner at Fishy Business Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Thanks for the review! Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We were so happy with Eric that we went out two days in a row. We asked him to put us on sharks and within 15 minutes of arrival at the first spot we were on a 6 foot Bull shark followed by a 10...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Eric and his mate Ryan were fantastic. They wanted us to catch fish as much as we did. Eric out us on fish right off the bat and we stayed on it all day. Amberjack, snapper, grouper, Bonita and black fin tuna. Eric knows his...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Captain Eric and Mate Ryan are excellent all around fisherman. I have been fishing many times before. So going to Key West fishing with my friends I was in charge of booking the fishing trip. I called five different charters. All of which recommended 6...More

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Land78
21 January 2018|
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Response from Eric E | Property representative |
Sorry I missed your inquiry! May is great for fishing usually Mahi Mahi are around offshore, inshore Tarpon and snappers! I have 3 boats so priced range from 450-1000 depending on what you want to fish for! The prices are... More
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Land78
21 January 2018|
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Response from Eric E | Property representative |
Hi, it is 700 for 4 hours 850 for 6 hours and 1000 for 8 hours sorry for the delay I just say your questions!
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