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Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Cruise

Highlights / General details

Take in nighttime views of the city’s skyline lights during a Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Cruise. Enjoy a lively dinner party atmosphere, complete with DJ entertainment encouraging passengers to get out on the dance floor. If dancing isn’t your style, head out to the observation deck to enjoy the magnificent views or play a hand or two of cards.

A Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Cruise is ideal for a romantic night out, celebrating a special occasion or simply enjoying great company in a unique venue. Cruise times are 2.5 hours on Sunday through Thursday and 3 hours on Saturday. Friday cruises are 2.5 or 3 hours in length, depending on the date of the cruise. The 2.5-hour Friday cruises include an additional 30 minutes dockside following the cruise. Boarding typically occurs 30 minutes prior to departure.


3-hour cruise; Grand Dinner Buffet; DJ, Music and Dancing; Coffee, Tea, Ice-Tea; Services Charges and Fees.


Additional beverages purchased on board; Gratuities on on-board purchases; Transportation to/from pier.

Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Menu:


Organic Mixed Field Greens: Grape Tomatoes, Cucumbers, Carrots, Corn, Feta Cheese, Black Olives, Kidney Beans, Sunflower Seeds, Herb Croutons, House-Made Ranch and Balsamic Vinaigrette, Low Fat Italian.

Organic Spinach and Kale Salad: Parmesan Cheese, Peppers, Red Onions, Roast Garlic Lemon Dressing

Roasted Red Beet Salad: Pickled Shallots, Fresh Mint, Italian Parsley.

Mediterranean Couscous and Chickpea Salad: Green Onions, Cumin-Paprika Vinaigrette.

Orzo & Bay Shrimp Salad: Scallions, English Cucumbers, Cherry Tomatoes, Dill & Mustard Vinaigrette.


Oven Baked North Atlantic Sole Filet: Tomato, Shallot & Caper Sauce.

Honey & Sesame Chicken: Scallions, Fresno Chilies.

Whole-Roasted Pork Loin: Dijon Mustard Cream Sauce.

Braised Beef Short Rib: Baby Carrots, Pearl Onions, Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce.


Roasted Broccoli Florets: Toasted Garlic, Chili Flakes.

Creamed Corn & Cheddar Cheese Casserole: Green Chilies, Scallions, Fresh Cilantro.

Baked Ziti Pasta: Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese, Mozzarella Cheese, Spinach & Garlic Sauce.

Mashed Potatoes: Idaho Potatoes, Roasted Garlic.


Seasonal Fruit, Cannoli, Chocolate Drizzle Rice Krispy, Cheesecake, Chocolate Cake, Strawberries & Vanilla Custard, Apple Cobbler.

**Menu subject to change. Before placing your order, please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy**

Hours of operation

Available: April 2015 – March 2016

Sunday Sails: 6:00-8:30 pm

Monday - Thursday Sails: 7:00-9:30 pm

Friday Sails: 7:30-10:30 pm

Early Saturday Dinner Sails: 3:00-5:30 pm

Saturday Sails: 7:30-10:30 pm

Available: April 2016 – March 2017

Sunday Sails: 6:00-8:30 pm

Monday - Thursday Sails: 7:00-9:30 pm

Friday Sails: 7:30-10:30 pm

Early Saturday Dinner Sails (4/1/16 - 10/31/16): 3:00-5:30 pm

Saturday Sails: 7:30-10:30 pm

On the day of your cruise, please check in at the ticket booth at least 45 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time.


Approximately 3 hours.


Spirit of Norfolk Ticket Booth - Otter Berth, 333 Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA 23510.

Additional Information

Additional alcoholic, soft drink, and other beverages are available for purchase on board.

Cruise will operate year-round and in most weather conditions. Each enclosed deck is climate controlled and the weather will not affect your cruise. In the case of severe weather conditions or upon direction of the U.S. Coast Guard, the ship will remain dockside for the length of the event.

Boarding Photos will be available for purchase on-board and after the cruise.

Participant restrictions

Children under 3 are complimentary. Sunday - Thursday dinner and the Early Saturday dinner cruise will honor a child's rate between 3 and 12. There are no child's discount on the Friday and Saturday dinner cruises.


Dress Code: For men, appropriate attire includes slacks and a polo or button down shirt. For women, nice slacks, Capri pants or a sundress is recommended. Although allowed, we strongly discourage collarless t-shirts, jeans, shorts or sneakers. Shirts and shoes are always required. No bathing suits.

Rates may not apply for holiday and specialty cruises and are subject to change.

The vessel is wheelchair accessible. However, you must inform the supplier of your specific needs at time of reservations.

*Cruise schedules change often. Guests will receive sail time upon final confirmation.

**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**

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Number of Passengers:

Limited Availability