Reviews by other customers

Rating summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 182 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Crew
Excellent
4.9 / 5
Experience
Excellent
4.8 / 5
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Anglers claimed
Good experience
92%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
98%
Appropriate for children
99%
Satisfied with the boat
99%
Caught fish
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Amy W.
Cherry Hill, NJ
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

So much fun! Shad is the best

VERIFIED   Half Day Near Shore 12:30 pm on July 1, 2023
We had the best time with Captain Shad! He is so professional and handles everything. He makes sure you have the best time...
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Matt D.
Davidson, NC
Very good
3.7 / 5
Experience:
Good
3.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Good
3.0 / 5
Overall

Fishing with Shad

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Inshore 7am on September 2, 2023
Boat was not all that comfortable for a trip that ended up going out into the ocean. We had booked an inshore trip and went...
Matt D. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Brad C.
Charlotte, NC
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Best morning with Capn Shad

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Near Shore 7am on July 24, 2023
Slow fishing but Captn fished longer and deeper to put us on some fish.  Not the quantity we wanted but will def be booking...
Brad C. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Mike S.
Gahanna, OH
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Half day trip with Cap'n Shad

VERIFIED   Half Day Morning Near Shore 7am on July 11, 2023
We had a really nice time with Cap’n Shad! He was knowledgeable, entertaining, and he helped us catch more fish than we...
Mike S. recommends Capt. Shad's Coastal Charters
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Steve L.
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience:
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Boat
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Overall

Great Experience

VERIFIED   Half Day Near Shore 12:30 pm on June 26, 2023
CPT Shad provides an awesome fishing trip!  It was my adult daughter’s first time offshore fishing adventure.  We both...
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