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First Choice Charters, Deep Sea Fishing

84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
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Excellent offshore fishing experience. Captain Larry was very knowledgeable of fish locations and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sgortho
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Valdosta, Georgia
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Awesome fishing trip!

The captain and crew did a fantastic job. They knew what they were doing every moment that we were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DavidECaton
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Cape Coral, Florida
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Whether you are in Key Largo or Islamorada we should be your "First Choice" for offshore fishing! Hello my name is Captain Larry Wren and I would like to invite you aboard our boat the “First Choice”...My one goal is...To provide you with a safe fun filled day, and to catch as many fish as possible! We offer full day, three quarter day, and half day fishing charters, in a relaxed, professional, fun-filled family atmosphere! Custom Merritt Sport fishing boat powered with twin common rail diesel engines, no diesel fumes. Of Course there is a clean toilet on board! Features Specializing in live bait and kite fishing Offering all types of fishing. Everything supplied for your trip, (food and drinks are optional)Half, Three Quarter, or Full Day Charters Licensed crew & experienced staff Up to 6 passengers We never keep your fish! All fish caught will be filleted and bagged
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84001 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3408
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent offshore fishing experience. Captain Larry was very knowledgeable of fish locations and made sure our trip was to our liking, mine especially since I requested no stopping at all ( I get sea sick easily). Lol. Captain Larry did an awesome job at putting...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The captain and crew did a fantastic job. They knew what they were doing every moment that we were out there. We caught lots a mahi-mahi. Had a great time with the crew. Very friendly. We've gone out on other charters in Islamorada but not...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Awesome job with an awesome crew. Thank you Captain Larry and Kiki. They were very knowledgeable. They worked great with the kids. We caught a lot of Yellow Tail Snapper and a ~45 lb grouper.

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Reviewed January 12, 2017

From the initial contact, Captain Larry was great. We showed up early at the marina and we left early as both he and Tommy (mate) were completely ready to get going. The boat is very nice, equipment is excellent, and everything works fine. There were...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2016

Wow. This was an unbelievably great experience. My son and I wanted to go deep sea fishing and catch a sailfish. We connected with Captain Larry. Booking was easy but he played down my hopes of getting a sailfish. Larry called two days out and...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Captain Larry and mate Kiki (he's a hoot!) caught a live well full of bait quickly and off to the islamorada hump we went. The seas were pretty rough (3-5'+) but the first choice took it like a champ. Catching fish makes you forget all...More

Thank Brad H
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

Capt Larry and Kiki did a great job of getting us on fish even though the mahi bite has been very sporadic. We had a couple of new people in our charter that had never been deep sea fishing and Capt Larry and Kiki did...More

Thank Mark N
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Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Capt. Larry and Casey went above and beyond fighting for every fish we could get on line. The end result.... 17 mahi and 2 nice size black fin tuna. Two 👍👍 thumbs up guys. We will be back.

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

This is our sixth trip out with Captain Larry and we have never been disappointed. He uses his vast knowledge of the ocean and fishing to meet your specific needs. We like mahi mahi and we always go home with a good catch. The boat...More

Thank Laura L
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Reviewed May 5, 2015

we spent 2 great days fishing with Captain Larry Wren in April. The experience impressed me enough to write this, my first ever review. It started with the quick and helpful responses I got from Captain Larry two months prior to the actual fishing dates....More

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meega
June 1, 2015|
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The fish will be clears and bagged for you to take home with you.
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