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Cortez Deep Sea Fishing

#12 of 26 Tours in Cortez
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Open Now: 7:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Very organized! Went out to sea for about an hour plus and started fishing. Everything is provided... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
John B
Saint Louis
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Fantastic Trip! Great for beginners or experts!

My wife and I were invited by another couple to go in a half day (0800-1400) dear sea fishing trip... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Robert V
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Cortez Deep Sea Fishing has a 25 year history of providing daily deep sea fishing trips off the shores of Anna Maria Island and Bradenton Beach.Our 62' vessel the “Eddy Lee Z” is US Coast Guard certified. We limit our charter excursions to 35...more
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4628 119th St W, Cortez, FL 34215
+1 941-795-6969
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Very organized! Went out to sea for about an hour plus and started fishing. Everything is provided. Caught fish instantly. Some had to go back of course but plenty legal size to keep. The Captain and mate work very hard to make sure you are...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were invited by another couple to go in a half day (0800-1400) dear sea fishing trip on the 4th of July. The boat had a 10 passenger minimum and 35 maximum, and we had 35 the day we left. It was...More

Thank Robert V
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I recently was aboard the Eddy Lee Z and had a great experience. The Captain (Lance) gave us a smooth ride and found fish on every spot, the mate (Kevin) was quick to bait a hook, tie your line, or take off your fish, and...More

Thank Jon F
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Nice safe boat for deep sea fishing. Crew works really hard to please everyone from the novice to the experienced. Be sure to bring your own food and drink. Most rips are about five hours or so. The best trips are the 12-hr trips that...More

Thank Shucker73
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I love this place, the crew is wonderful, but when you deal with the front office lady, she is really unfriendly, rude, and be sure you get written prices in advance. She changes her mind when you show up.More

2  Thank n756tk2017
CortezDeepSeaFishing, Owner at Cortez Deep Sea Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you for your review, it is unfortunate that you may have interpreted any relay of information as coming across rude or even unfriendly. This is not a characteristic that would reflect Arlene's impeccable reputation of providing outstanding customer service to everyone she encounters.  Arlene...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

We were eating at the Swordfish Grill, which shares a dock with the slip where the Cortex Deep Sea Fishing boat stays. They had just pulled in from a 12 hour charter and the nine men who got off the boat were acting like they...More

1  Thank sommerlovin
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Friday I went with my adult son and son in law on this fishing charter. My son and I have done several charters over the years but this one was our favorite. The captain and his crew were very hardworking. We caught enough fish to...More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I took my son for his first Deep Sea Fishing Trip and it was a great experience. We caught a lot of fish and the crew was very helpful.

1  Thank ScottCline
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We have been out with on the Eddy Lee Z a few times, we always catch fish & we will keep going back. This charter is is the BEST price in the area! You get a lot of bang for your buck with these guys!...More

2  Thank CazilleFamily
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I have been coming to Anna Maria Island every year for at least the last 7 or 8 years. I always make it a point to go deep sea fishing with Cortez DeepSea Fishing at least twice during every stay. I always catch lots of...More

2  Thank Rod H
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Holly C
10 July 2018|
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Response from CortezDeepSeaFishing | Property representative |
Kids that can hold a rod can fish on board & we will show them & help them get hooked too. We've had 3 year olds fishing abroad. We have smaller professional rods for them too.