Having some fun in the sun is what Tampa is all about.  We live in paradise, why not enjoy it?  Well here’s the #1 outdoor activity in Tampa according to TripAdvisor.  Our friends from Tampa Fishing Charters®, Inc. will help you enjoy everything the waters of Tampa Bay have to offer.

Tampa Fishing Charters®, Inc. delivers the best charter fishing experience in the Tampa Bay area. We’ve been fishing these waters for over 30 years and we would love to be your guide on your next fishing adventure. We pride ourselves on going above and beyond to create a memorable fishing trip, but don’t just take our word for it.

We have hundreds of raving reviews across the web from our customers.

Over 250 Google Reviews – 5 star Rating

Over 220 TripAdvisor Reviews – 5 Star Rating

Tampa Fishing Charters®, Inc. is an expert fishing guide service on the pristine waters of Tampa Bay and its abundant estuaries. With three strategic locations covering virtually the entirety of Tampa Bay, Tampa Fishing Charters, Inc. offers customers the full spectrum of convenience and years of angling experience, strengths and knowledge. Downtown Tampa (north Tampa Bay), Apollo Beach (central Tampa Bay) and Ruskin (south Tampa Bay) are convenient locations traveling from any direction in Florida.

  • Downtown Tampa / Harbour Island
    401 Channelside Walk Way Tampa, FL 33602
  • Apollo Beach / Lands End Marina
    1220 Apollo Beach Blvd. Apollo Beach, FL 33572
  • Ruskin / The Resort and Club at Little Harbor
    606 Seagrape Dr. Ruskin, FL 33570

Tampa Fishing Charters®, Inc. and captains are U.S.C.G. licensed and insured specializing in light tackle, trolling, and bottom fishing in search of Tarpon, Snook, Redfish, Trout, Cobia, Snapper, Grouper, Kingfish, Shark, Tripletail, Permit, Pompano, and Mackerel among other species. If you are interested in Deep Sea Fishing not a problem, Tampa Fishing Charters, Inc. will make sure you get lined up with a 5 Star rated Deep Sea Fishing Charter for world class fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.



We also provide full service expert fish cleaning at no additional charge so you can take your bounty home and enjoy your catch by grilling, baking or frying some of the tastiest fresh fish you will ever have. We have also partnered with numerous local restaurants that will prepare your lunch or dinner for you in what is called the “Hook & Cook” experience.

Here is a list of our “Hook & Cook” Partner Restaurants:

– Carmines Dining & Entertainment
– Tampa Marrriot Waterside Hotel & Marina
– Hattrick s Tavern
– The Dog House & More
– Salty Shamrock
– Café Dufrain
– Spain Restaurant & Toma Bar
And many others depending on your location and dining preferences!

Our goal is to share as much fishing and local knowledge as possible while providing safety and comfort to offer fishing trips of a lifetime to individuals seeking the saltwater angling experience. A firm believer in conservation, we are an advocate for proper catch and release techniques for all game fish not within the size, bag limits, and harvest periods according the guidelines of state laws. Of course, when you catch those keeper fish we will clean and bag the catch. We also offer video, photography and full size life like mounts. Let’s fish Tampa Bay and its estuaries! We truly believe (and so do our 5 star ratings from our customers) we are the finest Tampa Bay, Florida fishing charter experience around.