Captain
Ted Nesti

Member since July 2014 Bay Pines, United States
Background
Captain Ted Nesti was born and raised on St. Pete Beach, FL. He is a USCG licensed captain with more than 40 years of experience fishing the Tampa Bay area, Pinellas County, and the Gulf of Mexico. Capt. Ted specializes in inshore and near shore light tackle fishing for Redfish, Snook, Trout, Sheepshead, Snapper, Grouper, and Shark.
Techniques
light tackle live bait and artificial baits

Hey, I'm Captain Ted Nesti

Bay Pines, United States
Background
Captain Ted Nesti was born and raised on St. Pete Beach, FL. He is a USCG licensed captain with more than 40 years of experience fishing the Tampa Bay area, Pinellas County, and the Gulf of Mexico. Capt. Ted specializes in inshore and near shore light tackle fishing for Redfish, Snook, Trout, Sheepshead, Snapper, Grouper, and Shark.
Techniques
light tackle live bait and artificial baits

My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(139 reviews)
Bay Pines
Trips from US $275

Fishing Reports

Customer reviews

Rating summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 139 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (215)
Great Trip!
Great morning on the water!
Loved it!!
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Angler rating
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
99%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Caught fish
92%
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Michael B.
Downers Grove, IL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Outstanding Guide Who Knows the Inner Coastal

VERIFIED   Halfday Morning Trip on July 6, 2023
My son, nephew, and I had an excellent time on Captain Ted’s charter.  He knows his way around the area waterways.  Our...
Michael B. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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Frank T.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Tampa Trip

VERIFIED   NEW  3/4 Day Fishing Trip on June 5, 2024
This trip was not my first with Captain Ted, he is a true ambassador of his profession. He put my family on the fish and in...
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Branson C.
Ellijay, Georgia
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fun Times & Memories & A Great Captain!

VERIFIED   Halfday Morning Trip on July 5, 2023
My son and I had a blast with Captain Ted! It was hot and the water was hot and made for a tough day of fishing, but...
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Daniel M.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Great Trip!

VERIFIED   2 Hour Afternoon Trip on April 5, 2024
We had a great trip.  Everyone caught fish and the captain worked hard to get us our target species.  We absolutely recommend...
Daniel M. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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Rich O.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Loved it!!

VERIFIED   Halfday Morning Trip on March 23, 2024
Didn’t catch a whole lot of fish, but enjoyed being on board with Capt Ted Nesti.  Windy, but still a very nice time with...
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