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  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Duration: 3 hours (approx.)
From USD $129.06

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Expect the exceptional on this 3-hour premier Chicago dinner cruise experience. Newly renovated, this luxury vessel features a newly furnished rooftop lounge, posh atmosphere and stylish interior. Relish a 3-course plated meal with celebrity-chef inspired dishes prepared from fresh ingredients right on-board. Dance the night away to DJ entertainment or simply relax in the elegant ambiance and admire unmatched views of the world-famous Chicago skyline as you glide along the shores of Lake Michigan.

Highlights

  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • See the sights illuminated at night
  • Dinner included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Editor's Pick

For an experience that begins well before the cruise departs, arrive early dressed in your most festive attire. Enjoy the electric atmosphere of Navy Pier, alive with wandering entertainers and remarkable views that offer a taste of the experience to come.

The Captain and crew will greet you as you step aboard, and the ship's photographer will record the moment for your party. Once on deck, your host will greet you and escort you to your private table, where your wait staff will introduce themselves and give you the opportunity to decide how you'd like them to pace your service. From the three climate-controlled dining decks to the Observation deck, the dinner cruise offers a unique setting with understated Art Deco accents, reminiscent of the classic ocean liners. Be sure to visit the Captain's bridge, open to all passengers throughout most of the cruise.

A celebrity-chef inspired menu of seasonal hors d'oeuvres, entrées, accompaniments and desserts is freshly prepared onboard daily, Complement your sumptuous meal with a drink from the new full service bar featuring an expanded microbrew selection, creative new cocktails and a refreshed wine list (own expense). DJ entertainment will set the mood for an unforgettable evening on the water. Dance to everything from classic jazz to contemporary favorites.

Chicago Fireworks Dinner Cruise
In the summer months, upgrade your Chicago Dinner Cruise experience to include a spectacular fireworks display on Wednesdays, Saturdays and select Thursday's and Fridays. You will observe the show from the decks of the ship and see the magnificent sky lit up at night.

Please see below for a sample menu:

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Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Navy Pier
Departure Time:
Sunday: 6:30pm
Monday-Thursday: 6:00pm (7pm, May 28 - September 6)
Friday: 7:00pm (8pm, May 28 - September 6)
Saturday: 7pm (8:30pm, May 28 - September 3)

Please note: All cruises begin boarding 1/2 hour prior to the departure time. Tickets may be picked up at the dockside kiosk up to one hour prior to the cruise. In the rare event of a schedule change, you will be contacted with updated information.

Duration:
3 hours (approx.)

Pricing information

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Odyssey Dinner Cruise
Code: ODYDINCHI

3-hour Odyssey Dinner Cruise including 3-course dinner and live entertainment.

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USD $129.06
Pricing details

Pricing information

Chicago Dinner Cruise

Experience Luxury on a Chicago Dinner Cruise

Inclusions:
  • 3-hour dinner cruise
  • 3-course dinner with coffee, tea and iced tea
  • Service charges
  • Local taxes and fees
Exclusions:
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Surf and turf menu upgrade
  • Gratuities
    Additional Information:
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • All interior areas of the ship are non-smoking. Guests who smoke may do so on the outdoor observation decks only
    • Surf and turf menu upgrade is an additional cost and may be paid direct to operator on day of departure
    FIREWORK CRUISES
    View the spectacular 30-minute pyro-musical program fireworks display with the world famous Chicago Skyline as a backdrop for your unforgettable evening.

    Firework Schedule from Memorial Day - Labor Day
    • Wednesday 9:30pm
    • Saturday 10:15pm
    Dress Code:
    Jackets are strongly recommended for men and cocktail attire for women
    No jeans, shorts, tank tops or halter-tops will be allowed on any cruise.
    Itinerary:
    Sample Menu (subject to change)

    Tasting Trio
    • Shrimp & Watermelon - English Cucumbers | Pickled Shallots | Extra Virgin Olive Oil
    • Roasted Summer Vegetable Salad - Yellow Corn | Zucchini | Caramelized Onions | Heirloom Tomato
    • Arugula | Herb Vinaigrette
    • Whipped Goat Cheese - Candied Pecan Herb Crust | Balsamic Strawberries | Crostini

    Entrées
    • Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes - Sweet Corn, Red Bell Pepper & Thyme Succotash | Cajun Cream Sauce
    • Oven Baked Atlantic Salmon Filet - Lemon Orzo with Red Onions & Sun-Dried Tomatoes | Citrus Dill Sauce
    • Maple & Mustard Glazed Chicken Breast - Fingerling Potatoes & Chives | Haricot Verts | Dijon Mustard Cream Sauce
    • Braised Beef Short Rib - Idaho Potato & Horseradish Mash | Baby Carrots | Pearl Onions | English Peas
    • Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce
    • Greek Zucchini Fritters - Lemon Orzo with Red Onions & Sun Dried Tomatoes | Spring Onion & Cucumber Tzatziki

    Desserts
    • Duo of Sorbet - Seasonal Sorbet | Fresh Fruit
    • Granny Smith Apple Parfait - Cinnamon Spiced Apples | Almond & Oat Crumble | Candied Chili Bacon
    • Salted Caramel Cake - Dark Chocolate Ganache | Raspberry Sauce
    • Odyssey Signature Warm Butter Cake - Vanilla Bean Ice Cream | Blackberry Sauce

    *Menu subject to change. Please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy.
    Voucher Info
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    Local Operator Information:
    Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

    Cancellation Policy

    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

    Traveler Reviews

    Reviewed by: William M, November 2015

    Excellent waiter, good time

    Reviewed by: Sharon B, October 2015

    My wife and I had a great time. The waitress made our anniversary even more special by bringing us a special dessert and getting the DJ to play a special song for us.