Captain
Ted Nesti

Member since July 2014 St. Petersburg, 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

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St. Petersburg, 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
Anglers Choice
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My Charter Listing

Excellent
4.9 / 5
(115 reviews)
Angler's choice
St. Petersburg
 Last booking: 2 days ago
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trips from $300

Fishing Reports

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 115 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Photos & videos by reviewers (183)
Fishing with Ted
Fishing with Ted
Fishing with Ted
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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%
Catch intended fish
89%
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Chad G.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Captain Ted is a GREAT guy! Had a real good time.

VERIFIED   Half Day Trip (am) – Shark Fishing on April 12, 2023
Captain Ted is a GREAT guy!  Had a real good time.  The weather was pretty bad so we stayed inshore to fish, we had planned...
Chad G. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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Allen V.
Jewett City, Connecticut
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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What a blast!!

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (AM) on April 3, 2023
If you’re in the Tampa area and looking for a great fishing charter, Capt. Ted is the way to go. I took my wife and young...
Allen V. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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Steve L.
Seminole, Florida
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Morning fishing trip

VERIFIED   4 Hour Trip (AM) on March 23, 2023
We had a four hour fishing trip with Captain Ted. He was friendly and knowledgeable. We caught lots of fish and were able to...
Steve L. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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Dave F.
Downers Grove, IL
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Three hours on Boca Ciega Bay

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip (AM) on April 18, 2023
Had a great time this morning with Capt. Ted. Three hours on Boca Ciega Bay netted our limit of seatrout (6), plus three catfish...
Dave F. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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PHIL T.
Oconomowoc, WI
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Fishing with Ted

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (PM) on March 27, 2023
Had our fresh fish that evening at a local restaurant that cooked it up and it was great. Other people at the restaurant were...
PHIL T. recommends Captain Ted Nesti Inshore Fishing
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