Charter Operator
Rico Wasabi

Member since January 2014 Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Background
Captain Rico Wasabi has been running charters since 2008. He's a United States Marine who served two tours in Viet Nam. After retiring to Mexico he started Wasabi Loco Sportfishing Adventures and has since grown the Wasabi Loco Fleet to 5 boats. Offering incredible offshore fishing opportunities, they hope to show you the rich and productive waters on Mexico's Caribbean coast. All captains and mates have an excellent command of English and were selected not only because of their experience as fishing captains, but also for their skills in running a personalized service for customers.

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Puerto Aventuras, Mexico
Background
Captain Rico Wasabi has been running charters since 2008. He's a United States Marine who served two tours in Viet Nam. After retiring to Mexico he started Wasabi Loco Sportfishing Adventures and has since grown the Wasabi Loco Fleet to 5 boats. Offering incredible offshore fishing opportunities, they hope to show you the rich and productive waters on Mexico's Caribbean coast. All captains and mates have an excellent command of English and were selected not only because of their experience as fishing captains, but also for their skills in running a personalized service for customers.

My Charter Listings

Excellent
4.7 / 5
(116 reviews)
Puerto Aventuras
 Last booking: 5 days ago
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trips from $495
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4.8 / 5
(2 reviews)
Puerto Aventuras
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trips from $750
Excellent
4.6 / 5
(11 reviews)
Puerto Aventuras
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trips from $895

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.7 / 5
out of 5 stars from 129 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.7 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.6 / 5
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
93%
Friendly captain
99%
Recommend this charter
93%
Appropriate for children
90%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
71%
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Garrett F.
Omaha, NE
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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AM Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on February 19, 2023
We had a great time on our AM half day fishing cruise.  The staff were friendly, knowledgeable, and hardworking to get us...
Garrett F. recommends Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 32'
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Tammy S.
Cedar Falls, IA
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Full day trip

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on March 14, 2023
My family of 4 had a great trip.  The boat was clean and well kept and comfortable.  The crew worked hard all day to get...
Tammy S. recommends Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 32'
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Todd R.
Wayzata, MN
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Great day on the water

VERIFIED   8 Hour Trip on March 29, 2023
The Captain and First Mate were top notch.  After getting completely skunked last year in Puerto Rico, we were desperate for...
Todd R. recommends Wasabi Loco – 45' Viking Express
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Jesse A.
Cecilia, KY
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Half day trip

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on June 15, 2022
My wife and I had a great time!  The Captain and crew worked very hard the entire trip keeping lines running.  The crew...
Jesse A. recommends Wasabi Loco Sportfishing – 32'
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Jena L.
Charleston, SC
Excellent
4.3 / 5
Experience:
Very good
4.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Very good
4.0 / 5
Overall

Half Day Trip on Wasabi Loco

VERIFIED   6 Hour Trip (AM) on June 13, 2022
We had a group of 7. 4 adults and 3 kids. Myself, one of the adults and 2 kids all got sea sick unfortunately, so after being...
Jena L. recommends Wasabi Loco – 45' Viking Express
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