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Deep Sea Fishing Kauai

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Great fishing day

On 7/2/18, fished hard. Caught a 200 lb Blue Marlin and a 145 lb Ahi yellow fin tuna. Captain J... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Stan M
Best Fishing Charter on the island!6Stars!

We visit the island often and this is our 4th time out fishing. We have gone out with other boats... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Trevtrex
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4353 #4B Waialo Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96705
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were not super impressed. The deckhand was awesome! He did a great job explaining things and sharing about the kauai culture and island. Captain J was ok but I was not impressed with him. He forgot what time he told us...More

1  Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 9 July 2018

On 7/2/18, fished hard. Caught a 200 lb Blue Marlin and a 145 lb Ahi yellow fin tuna. Captain J and mate AJ know their stuff. they made a couple off newbie fishermen from Maine successful. Great day. Great fun. Outstanding time. Will go out...More

Thank Stan M
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We visit the island often and this is our 4th time out fishing. We have gone out with other boats before looking for a great time, but it was never the best experience. Not like this!! We went out with Capt Brad and Cory and...More

1  Thank Trevtrex
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Be AWARE!! if you catch fish that are not saleable, you will NOT take ANY fish home. This outfit is just a commercial fishery subsidized by people who want to sport fish. Anything that is caught that they can sell to a restaurant belongs to...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I would like to say we had a great deep sea fishing trip, with the outfitter Deep Sea Fishing Kauai, but that was not the case at all. Our four sons have been talking about getting to go deep sea fishing forever in Hawaii, I...More

4  Thank Tiffany Y
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Captain Bradley was awesome! Our trip was in May of 2018 and couldn't ask for a nicer day. The water, although pretty rough was beautiful. My husband and I have fished out of Maui before and were not impressed with the Captain & crew but...More

3  Thank asroy1960
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Our second trip with Captain J and another great time! This time we took the whole family ages 4-47. Captain J and Captain Brad took great care of us and were very family friendly. Great day of fishing, conversation, and seeing the beautiful outdoors. Please...More

Thank Frisbyd
Jude S, Owner at Deep Sea Fishing Kauai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

You are too kind and your recommendation is well received. i am truly blessed to have friends like you to fish with. Mahalo!

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We went in January and they said it was a slow time of the year but have had some luck this week. We trolled for 4.5 hours and didn’t catch anything. We only tried for small stuff for 20 min. Wanted to catch something.

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

My brothers and I recently went out with Cpt Brad and Mark. You could not ask for two better guys to hang out with for 6 hours. The difficult part was we trolled for 5 hours 45 minutes and got 3 bites. For 15 minutes...More

3  Thank charles23phelps
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This outfit seems super defensive and should approach their shortcomings in a different manner. We all could perform at a higher level and it seems these folks don't want to accept that challenge. Weak leadership and management to respond like this.More

Thank TravelerGearhart
Jude S, Owner at Deep Sea Fishing Kauai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Respond? After 20 years I don't take the time that often to respond when you don't catch a fish. Suck it up buttercup. For those that do not know, this one ate it on Facebook. You may not get your fish but you will get...More

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Jessie R
19 August 2018|
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Response from Frisbyd | Reviewed this property |
It has a head. Very small compartment, but private toilet and it works.
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carpediemwomen
17 January 2016|
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Response from SanDiegoCherri | Reviewed this property |
We also caught Skipjack, Yellowfin and Big Eye Tuna (these are all types of tuna that restaurants serve as Ahi). There were Mahi Mahi around but not for us that day. The crew will usually fillet at least one fish for you to... More
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Dean G
26 June 2015|
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Response from feyms | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You might get closed out as there is only enough room for several fisherman.
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