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Fisherman's Wharf

900 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5034
+1 800-605-5448
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very rude boat captin and deck hand, decent staff inside.

Me and my wife had decided to go out to "St Joe' island. The staff inside the building was decent... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
justinfaith
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AUSTIN
Saint Jo's Island

We went to St Joes Island and bought the tickets at Fisherman's Wharf. The lady behind the desk... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alyssa M
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible20%
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900 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5034
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+1 800-605-5448
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Me and my wife had decided to go out to "St Joe' island. The staff inside the building was decent. On the other hand me and my wife watched the ferry captain yell at some kids because he wanted them to get out of there...More

Thank justinfaith
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to St Joes Island and bought the tickets at Fisherman's Wharf. The lady behind the desk was not friendly and didn't explain anything about the trip...like where to load our stuff and such. The captain of the boat was awful! He was rude...More

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fishing was great. The deckhands were rude. When they were calling out the numbers to give people their fish one elderly gentleman didn't get through the crowd fast enough so the deckhand, Prospect, tossed them to him from 3 feet away. We wanted to...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, 6year old daughter and I had a great time being out on the water, our 12 year old daughter did not she was sea sick the WHOLE TIME, even with us taking precautions before boarding i.e. Meds. so heads up if you are...More

Thank mbertwell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been going on this cruise for most of my life - but not anymore. It was a huge let down. We saw some dolphins and the lighthouse was pretty. The boat seemed to be in idle most of the time. They skipped the best...More

Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

What a great time! The captain and clerk were very friendly. We really enjoyed our ride thru the Fisherman's Wharf boat.

Thank Renee M
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

There are other choices. Woody's Sport Center was a way better experience. Another choice I'd Dolphin Dock. You can't trust these guys to keep your trip booked or book your trip correctly. They screwed up both times.

Thank Norma J
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We had a great time. the deckhands were great. They hung out with our smaller kids and helped the older ones reel in some big fish. The captain came down and helped the deckhands and even went fishing with us.

Thank Kristen B
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The people at the fisherman's wharf where very helpful in explaining what to expect in San Jose Island and also offered advice where to go on the island also explained that we could use the restrooms in there building sense there weren't any at the...More

Thank Jairo D
Reviewed 12 May 2017

pick up fresh seafood food scallops trout , talapia too much too list fresh skip the grill, and come here for the freshest seafood in town with great customer service and beach a mbivaance

Thank heraskimmy
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william f
31 May 2017|
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Response from Reach O |
I doubt they will respond to this post. Give them a call and I'm sure they will let you know. It is a large boat. I think the electric rod and reel is the limiting factor on the max capacity. (They only have so many... More
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Gatorsgirl39
29 April 2015|
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Response from Tim L | Reviewed this property |
It is against the law to swim feed or touch wild dolphins "gray mammal act"
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