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Spirit of Norfolk

333 Waterside Dr, Waterside Festival Marketplace, Norfolk, VA 23510-3202
+1 866-304-2469
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Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Cruise on the Elizabeth River
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Splash aboard Spirit of Norfolk for the perfect mix of dining, entertainment and views. Cruising throughout the year from the Waterside in Downtown Norfolk, Spirit offers lunch, dinner, moonlight and holiday cruises like Mother's Day, plus many themed cruises.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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333 Waterside Dr, Waterside Festival Marketplace, Norfolk, VA 23510-3202
+1 866-304-2469
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite our being late, the staff was accommodating. The cruise was a bit crowded. We had a large group, 10, that could not be seated together. The food was pretty pretty good. The wait fir the buffet was a little long. The specialty drinks were...More

Thank cbezj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ten of us took the Moonlight cruise. The base price was quite a bit lower than the price we ended up paying. We got there and were patted down and our bags were checked like we were thugs or something. By the time we took...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I guess it’s no different than any other dinner cruise but the food was not good. The salad was the best choice. The selections were varied but it was obviously cruise food, salty and tasteless. The music was okay but the drinks were way overpriced...More

Thank Beverley W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great idea for a surprise birthday boat trip. The staff was courteous and helpful for our event. A few or us were allowed to board early to decorate and the waitstaff set up a table for our cake(No birthday candle are allowed...More

Thank Gfy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great idea! A cruise at midnight for 2 hours on a boat with ac! It was great food was great! But not celiac friendly but enjoy the drinks! The music is great! If you are out and about on a Saturday night...More

Thank Mercedes W
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Went on the Jazz brunch cruise. The band was GREAT! Service was good. Food was average. But as far as the boat tour we did see a lot! In a good spot to walk around and see more around the area. Lots to do in...More

Thank Lindsay T
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I reserved a window table for 2 for Sunday night because of a 1/2 off offer from Travelzoo. The total for 2 was $163.80 but $92.51 after the coupon was applied. We paid (before coupon) and extra $25 per person for a guaranteed window table...More

Thank SoloBusinessWoman
Reviewed 15 September 2017

part of our reunion festivities was a cruise on this vessel. the setting is not scenic in the traditional sense, but the harbor is home to many impressive military ships. I was hungry, so the focus for me was the buffet. entrees include baked cod,...More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We took a dinner cruise. It is nice to dine, dance a little and take some time on the deck to view the sites and enjoy the breeze. Sometimes you just have to get away and enjoy a little one on one with a loved...More

Thank gunnycc
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Spirit Of Norfolk cruise was very nice. Just a side not that you have to park in the parking deck across the street or pay for valet ($10). Ship start boarding at 11:30pm and leaves on time at 12:00am. The boat goes down the harbor...More

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2 September 2017|
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Response from W2322CLjennifers | Reviewed this property |
We have not done the New Years cruise, but yes, there are hotels within walking distance.
Nancy T
12 October 2016|
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Response from mzlita | Reviewed this property |
When you book a cruise sometimes in the small print you may agree to no refund even in the event of inclement weather.