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Fun but came up empty....

I'm not a fisher-woman, haven't been fishing on a boat for many years. So I came with a completely... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Terri B
Warwick, Rhode Island
Great but not happy

First, the crew was great as was the fishing! However, the way in wish they “code” everyone fish... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and wife are beginners when it comes to fishing. This was an inexpensive way to spend a morning on a lovely safe boat, fishing off Key West. The day started overcast but then become a beautiful day. I caught some nice fish, which the...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 6 July 2018

I'm not a fisher-woman, haven't been fishing on a boat for many years. So I came with a completely open mind and ready to have some fun. I'm not serious about it, but I did hope for a little fresh lunch ! First of all,...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I had the “pleasure” of meeting the owner, Judy, upon arrival at the dock this morning. We were told over the phone earlier in the week no reservations were necessary. Nonetheless, we attempted to make one the day prior to our arrival, but the voice...More

2  Thank aprilbasch
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

First, the crew was great as was the fishing! However, the way in wish they “code” everyone fish does not work. We did not get our fish that we caught. That was very disappointing. We waiting the entire time for them to call our “tag”...More

Thank brendalcoyle
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We had a blast on the Tortuga. We caught a lot of fish, and the boat is BYOB. The boat was crowded with other groups and it is first come, first serve with purchasing tickets. Arrive early!

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Like most I read reviews before I went, and i did not have anything close to the negative comments others made. We had about 40 or so people on board and fished at three spots. Clearly not everyone can get the stern of the boat....More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 21 May 2018

From the time we arrived to pay the old bag for a fishing trip. What a miserable woman. I understand she owns the boat. The crew was so hung over from the night before. Smelled horrible of booze. We should have left. They do take...More

2  Thank Carl H
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

If you would like to take the family fishing for a few hours during your Key West vacation then Judy and the Crew of the Tortuga are for you. I have two teenage sons and we vacation in Key West as often as we can....More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 9 April 2018

all, save your time and money, they play an old gimmick here that unless you fish often you would probably miss. its called pulling for the boat, here's how it works in general and also specifically to this boat. understand, this review is from first...More

5  Thank fishing07753
Reviewed 5 April 2018

My first contact was bad over the phone. The woman who answered was extremely RUDE. I planned to say something to the owner about her assistant, unfortunately she was the owner. I bought a ticket from a tourist who couldn’t go. After I was on...More

1  Thank Alysa J
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