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Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise

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  • Location: New York City, New York
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 5042NYCBAT
On this luxury New York City dinner cruise, savor gourmet cuisine and enjoy live jazz entertainment while soaking up breathtaking views of the Manhattan, New Jersey and Brooklyn skylines. Pass in front of the Empire State Building, Battery Park, Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport and more from the viewing decks or the all-glass enclosed cabin, treating you to amazing views every second of the way. Upgrade to enjoy a romantic or first class VIP experience including a private table and French sparkling wine!


  • Enjoy a romantic night including dinner
  • A la carte dinner included
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • See the sights illuminated at night
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included

Head to Chelsea Piers in the evening to board your luxury cruise, an elegant vessel featuring fully enclosed glass walls and ceiling and a revolutionary deck layout that gives every table a great view of the live entertainment. Get cozy in the climate-controlled cabin or head to the two outdoor viewing decks as your expert captain takes you along the Hudson River, New York Harbor and East River.

The moment you step aboard, live jazz performed by talented musicians provides the perfect ambiance for sipping drinks and admiring the Manhattan skyline. Get up-close views of the Empire State Building, One World Trade Center (Freedom Tower), Battery Park, Colgate Clock, Governor’s Island, South Street Seaport, the Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights and the Manhattan Bridge.

Have your camera ready as you cruise by Ellis Island and the stately Statue of Liberty! As the magnificent skyline spreads before you in all directions, you’ll be served a gourmet dinner at your table (see Itinerary for sample menu). Uniquely designed seating arrangements create an inviting and intimate dining experience.

After dinner, your jazz entertainment resumes, this time with Broadway hits in cabaret style. The evening crescendos with upbeat dance music from the Big Band era to Motown to today’s favorites. Dancing on the spacious hardwood dance floor is encouraged, and musicians are happy to accept requests!

Romance Dinner Cruise

For a more romantic experience, enjoy your dinner at a private table just for you and your sweetheart. Admire your table's half-dozen roses, and pop open a bottle of French sparkling wine to toast to this magical evening with two souvenir Champagne flutes.

First Class Dinner Cruise

Upgrade to First Class for the ultimate luxury experience! Sip a cocktail from the premium open bar and enjoy an amuse bouche (palate teaser) at your own private table before dinner. With this option, an exceptional evening becomes a true VIP event.

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Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Chelsea Piers, Manhattan
Departure Time:

Cruise times are subject to change. Your exact departure time will be advised upon reconfirmation. Please arrive 45 minutes prior for boarding.
3 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point at approximately 10pm

Pricing information

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Standard Dinner Cruise

Cruise includes a 3-course dinner at a shared table

USD $179.00
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Standard Dinner w/ Window Seat

Cruise includes a 3-course dinner at a shared table with window seating

USD $185.00
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Romance Dinner Cruise

Cruise includes a 3-course dinner at a private table for 2, plus a half-dozen roses, bottle of French sparkling wine and two souvenir Champagne flutes

USD $235.00
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Romance Dinner w/ Window Seat

Cruise includes a 3-course dinner at a private window table for 2, plus a half-dozen roses, bottle of French sparkling wine and two souvenir Champagne flutes

USD $255.00
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First Class Dinner Cruise

Cruise includes a 'palate teaser' before your 3-course dinner at a private VIP table with drinks from a premium open bar.

USD $269.00
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First Class Dinner w/ Window

Cruise includes a 'palate teaser' before your 3-course dinner at a private VIP table with window seating, plus drinks from a premium open bar

USD $279.00
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Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise

Enjoy Luxury Aboard the Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise

  • Gourmet 3-course meal
  • Coffee, hot tea, iced tea
  • Live jazz entertainment
  • Service charge and taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic beverages (if option selected)
  • Additional beverages (available for purchase)
  • Gratuities for additional purchases
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Additional Information:

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress code will be enforced: jackets and ties for men and business or evening attire for women. No T-shirts, jeans or sneakers allowed.
  • There is no smoking inside the boat
  • Infants are not suitable for this cruise
  • Price for a Kosher meal is an additional USD$90, payable on the day of the cruise
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please note: Romance Dinner Cruise package is priced per person for a party of two
Sample Menu

  • Beet and Goat Cheese Salad
  • Crab Chowder
  • Duck Pastrami
  • Togarashi Tuna
Main courses: 
  • Crispy Zucchini Cakes
  • Miso Glazed Cod
  • Moroccan Chicken
  • Braised Short Rib
  • Sorbet Duo
  • Mountain Berry Shortcake
  • New York Style Cheesecake
  • S'Mores Bread Pudding
  • Artisanal Cheese Plate
Coffee & Tea Included
*Menu subject to change. Please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy.
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Margaret D, October 2015

This evening dinner cruise was absolutely fantastic, its a must. Brilliant views, food was great, wine not as expensive as I thought it might be : live music to top it off. Everyone was dressed up which made it a more classy night. My wife and I had the perfect 30th anniversary. Cant rate it highly enough, would definitely do again if we come back to New York which is also brilliant. Thank you.

Reviewed by: Ramizi S, September 2015

Simply outstanding!

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Tour code: 5042NYCBAT