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Captain Steve's Bait and Tackle

6527 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
+1 757-336-0569
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Nice people. Good service

Answered all our fishing questions. Very helpful with bait and lure selections. Nice lady was very... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Jason S
via mobile
Awesome Stop For Bait, Tackle, & Crabbing Gear

For all your bait and tackle needs on the island. The friendly courteous staff is very familiar... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Berryville, Virginia
via mobile
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6527 Maddox Blvd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-2249
+1 757-336-0569
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Answered all our fishing questions. Very helpful with bait and lure selections. Nice lady was very friendly.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

For all your bait and tackle needs on the island. The friendly courteous staff is very familiar with the local waters and will point you in the right direction to catch fish with the right bait and equipment. They have a huge supply of tackle,...More

Thank R0BS411
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Came in to get information on how to crab. They have a deal for one net, one bag of bait, and four lines for 15 dollars. They told us the best places to go and we ended up catching 6 or so crabs. It's a...More

Thank Kaitlin S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were just looking for some souvenirs and post cards but this place is so much more. We found them to be a local treasure valued by everyone who stopped by. During the time we were there, they sold fishing licenses, all different kinds of...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017

A unique shop, incredible selection, family prices and the best people on the island. I have been going there for over 20 years, and I have some great fish pics to show for it. Love their logo apparel. Capts Jimmy, Pete and Tom are ready...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Really cool shop. Friendly owner. Reasonable prices and wide selection. Bought souvenir foe friends and some tshirts that are well enjoyed

Thank Kelsey J
Reviewed 17 May 2016

These guys have all of the equipment you need and freely share information. They'll help you out any way that they can. Really fun to talk to and I enjoy just browsing the shop. They also carry all of your beach supplies as well. Prices...More

Thank 2367andy
Reviewed 23 October 2015

This place has everything you may need to go fishing or crabbing. Pretty standard souveniers in the other half of the shop.

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Steve was a helpful honest place that loves all things fishing. He was helpful with tackle selection, prices were reasonable and they even found my driver's license in their stack of papers.

Thank 188debc
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Jimmy is one of few people on earth I believe enjoys seeing other people catch fish as much as he does himself. Our family has been going here three times a year for nine years and our vacations always begin and end at Captain Steve's....More

Thank Adamsfamily123
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