Captain
Matthew Salgado

Member since June 2015 Tampa, United States
Background
Salty Gillz Fishing Charters is run by Captain Matthew Salgado. A Florida native, he is a 4th generation angler in the Tampa Bay area. The local waters have always been his backyard and he knows them like the back of his hand. Capt. Matthew has successfully taken part in various Redfish tournaments over the past decade, both artificial and live bait series.

Hey, I'm Captain Matthew Salgado

Tampa, United States
Background
Salty Gillz Fishing Charters is run by Captain Matthew Salgado. A Florida native, he is a 4th generation angler in the Tampa Bay area. The local waters have always been his backyard and he knows them like the back of his hand. Capt. Matthew has successfully taken part in various Redfish tournaments over the past decade, both artificial and live bait series.

My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(24 reviews)
Tampa
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trips from $600

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Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 24 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
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Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
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Caught fish
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Daniel W.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Listened to our request

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on July 12, 2023
I asked to catch some fish and catching a trophy wasn’t important. He immediately put us on fish and then we were able to...
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Jonathan D.
Park City, UT
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Amazing half day catching fish!!

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (AM) on February 25, 2023
I’ve had a lot of guides in my life, Matt was among the very best, don’t know how it could be better. On the fish immediately,...
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Carlos G.
Marcus, SD
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Full Day Fishing

VERIFIED   Full Day Trip on August 18, 2022
We were on fish first thing in the morning and early afternoon. Caught about 16 fish total. Very satisfied! Kid friendly also!...
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Reissen M.
Winder, Georgia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

6 he trip

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on June 16, 2021
We had a great trip fishing in Tampa Bay! Captain Matt put us on some good fish and even got to catch some sharks! Matt had...
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Ocean C.
Oklahoma City, OK
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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3/4 Day Trip with Captaim Mike

VERIFIED   3/4 Day Trip on May 23, 2021
Awesome day of fishing. First cast in we were on the fish. Caught lots of different fish. And Captain Mike didn’t give up...
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