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General Jackson Showboat

2812 Opryland Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1209
+1 615-458-3900
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Nashville Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise on the General Jackson
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“dinner cruise” (92 reviews)
“top deck” (64 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
2812 Opryland Dr, Nashville, TN 37214-1209
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+1 615-458-3900

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Reviewed today

The river cruise was an experience. We got a fine lunch with excellent entertainment. Actually this was better then the Grand Old Opry.

Thank Liesje L
Reviewed yesterday

Took a dinner cruise on the General Jackson. The food was just ok and the entertainment was a lot fun! Get your camera ready for the beautiful sunset photos of the Downtown Nashville! Pricey but worth the fun!

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food was pretty good. Service was ok, overall boarding process and seating system was pretty good BUT the show and entertainers were BY FAR better than expected. Amazing talent and all around riveting. Drinks were pricey and the whole thing seemed a little "TOURIST...More

Thank RC S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've done the General Jackson many years ago and loved it. It was all about the MUSIC. There were banjos, fiddles, and country music that inspired and moved people. You heard the classics, you sang along, and felt a part of what Music City is....More

Thank sbarton79
Reviewed 1 week ago

GREAT Dinner Cruise Excellent show the voices of the performers resonated the dining room. Delicious family style dinner especially the short ribs and blueberry cake. The views of the Nashville skyline at night were beautiful - the reflection of the lights from the bridges was...More

Thank collegemom92
Wildhorse S, Manager at General Jackson Showboat, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us, blueberry cake happens to be a favorite of ours too. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

When we bought the tickets, we were told that all dining tables had a good view of the entertainment stage, but then our seats were at a table behind a wall and couldn't even see the stage unless we moved our chairs. The signers and...More

Thank bowtifan
Wildhorse S, Manager at General Jackson Showboat, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you had some concerns from your trip aboard the General Jackson. We appreciate the feedback you have given and the time it took you to provide this review. We will definitely take everything you said into consideration, and make adjustments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took this on Mothers Day with my hubby & enjoyed the beautiful scenery along the Cumberland River in the beautiful, comfortable General Jackson. When you first board, you go through the buffet and on to your assigned table. Be sure to ask for a table...More

Thank Sherry S
Wildhorse S, Manager at General Jackson Showboat, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you had some concerns from your trip aboard the General Jackson. We appreciate the feedback you have given and the time it took you to provide this review. We will definitely take everything you said into consideration, and make adjustments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked several tours while in Nashville. This one turned out to be one of the better choices. Would have given 5 stars but the food is only worth 3 stars. Entertainment was fantastic. Better show than a lot of them on Broadway downtown. It...More

Thank NewYorkLI1234
Wildhorse S, Manager at General Jackson Showboat, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the entertainment on the boat. Thank you for your suggestions on the food. We hope if you are back in Nashville that you will visit us again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a lunchtime show and meal as the boat cruised the river. The performers were top notch, so talented and loved their jobs! Amazing costumes and musical entertainment. Lunch was chicken, pulled pork, macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, 2 salads and dessert. Plentiful...More

Thank LoloVictoriaBCCanada
Wildhorse S, Manager at General Jackson Showboat, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to provide this review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed both the food and our fabulous group of performers. We hope you will come back and visit us again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our vacation to Tennessee was tremendous except the Jackson Showboat. Food the worst I've tasted. Boat ride not very long, entertainment about a B

Thank Kevin M
Wildhorse S, Manager at General Jackson Showboat, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience. Would you mind emailing us at promotions@wildhorsesaloon.com and telling us a little bit more? Thanks

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3bethc
Hello all, Is there a dress code for the evening cruise on the General Jackson?
20 April 2017|
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Response from Melissa H | Reviewed this property |
No, not really.
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David M
how is the table seating arranged for each table?
6 April 2017|
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Response from Wildhorse S | Property representative |
Each tables sits 8 and you can choose your seats when you arrive at the table you are assigned. First come first served.
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Carmia N
Since you board near the opry mills, are you allowed to bring shopping bags onboard?
23 January 2017|
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Response from Wildhorse S | Property representative |
We cannot allow outside bags on the vessel. Our apologies, please leave them in your car if you can.
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