Captain
Taco Perez

Member since October 2014 Fort Lauderdale, United States
Background
Captain Taco Perez has been mastering the waters of South Florida since the mid 70’s. He fished for Jacks, Tarpon, and whatever else patrolled the canals and Intracoastal waterways. Taco’s first boat was a 25’ Open Fisherman, aboard which he explored the Ft. Lauderdale coast. Taco gained as much information as possible from local anglers, perfected his cast, and tried various techniques and fishing methods. Before he knew, people began asking him about fishing! Taco’s repertoire is not limited to the waters of South Florida. He has fished all over Mexico, Venezuela, St. Thomas, and Turk, as well as the Bahamas. He has successfully taken part in various fishing competitions, including the Bahamas Blue Marlin tournament. Now, Captain Taco has his own charter business and he is loving every minute of it.
Techniques
We du quite a bit of trolling and in the winter months we also like to kite fish along with some deep drops on some of the ship wrecks.

Hey, I'm Captain Taco Perez

Fort Lauderdale, United States
Background
Captain Taco Perez has been mastering the waters of South Florida since the mid 70’s. He fished for Jacks, Tarpon, and whatever else patrolled the canals and Intracoastal waterways. Taco’s first boat was a 25’ Open Fisherman, aboard which he explored the Ft. Lauderdale coast. Taco gained as much information as possible from local anglers, perfected his cast, and tried various techniques and fishing methods. Before he knew, people began asking him about fishing! Taco’s repertoire is not limited to the waters of South Florida. He has fished all over Mexico, Venezuela, St. Thomas, and Turk, as well as the Bahamas. He has successfully taken part in various fishing competitions, including the Bahamas Blue Marlin tournament. Now, Captain Taco has his own charter business and he is loving every minute of it.
Techniques
We du quite a bit of trolling and in the winter months we also like to kite fish along with some deep drops on some of the ship wrecks.
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Fishing Reports

Deep Sea Fishing Fort Lauderdale

March 13, 2020

March 11 Today we had a ball deep-sea fishing off the coast of Fort Lauderdale with Robert, Jesse and Chip. We started out trolling and catching Black fin tunas bonitos and a Mahia. Than we tried a deep drop… Read Full Report →


Brain finally catches his Sail;Fish

March 04, 2015

Today we had a blast fishing with Brain from Orlando and Marrylouz (Yep that’s how she spells her name) from Colombia. We started out trolling and got lucky with some kingfish and a few bonitos. Ok time for plain… Read Full Report →

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4.83
out of 5 stars from 36 reviews
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Good experience
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100%
Recommend this charter
94%
Appropriate for children
97%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
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Steve M.
Madison, MS
 5.00
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Great afternoon trip

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Took a trip with Captain Taco and Steve Thursday afternoon out of Hilton Marina in Lauderdale. We caught plenty of fish including...
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Jeff C.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Awesome fishing

December 12, 2019
I had such a great time on a half day trip that I went back 3 more times. Capt Taco and mate Mark are very knowledgeable of...
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Danvers, Massachusetts
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Trip with Captain Taco

December 27, 2019
Captain Taco led us on a great trip out of Fort Lauderdale. He was able to guide us through some fairly choppy surf and put...
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Joe L.
San Juan
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Fishing with Taco

VERIFIED   January 1, 2020
Just finished a 3/4 day trip with Captain Taco and first mate Mark. On board was my homie Scott and his two kids. We hit some...
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Bill F.
Dighton, KS
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3/4 Day with Capt. Taco

VERIFIED   April 27, 2019
I can’t tell you how much fun we had on this trip, our son had never been to the ocean before and had a blast fishing. Our...
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