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Address: 60 Rowes Wharf, Boston, MA 02110-3329
Phone Number:
+1 866-429-9283
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Odyssey Cruises offers an elegant yet affordable total-entertainment cruise...

Odyssey Cruises offers an elegant yet affordable total-entertainment cruise experience on the Boston Harbor. Sample creative appetizers, entrees and desserts prepared fresh onboard daily by our Executive Chef. Dance to live music or sit back and relax as unmatched skyline views drift past your table. Offering Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Midday, Cocktail and many other cruise choices, an Odyssey cruise is the greatest value in Boston.

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Good experience, good food, drink prices are deceitful

We went as a couple for the Odyssey dinner cruise on a Saturday night, and it was a very good experience overall. The menu is delicious and the servers are very accommodating... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Received the following letter that they cancelled the cruise I had reserved for Dad on Fathers day. When I called to let them know that we would not be able to change the reservation to another time in order to take a different ship, they refused to provide a refund, even through they were the ones to cancel the cruise.... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We went on this for new year, not ideal as the fireworks were cancelled which was part of the reason to go on this. The company gave you the choose to cancel with full refund or get a discount, I think a large number cancelled as the boat was so quiet & there were a lot of no shows as... More 

Thank Aptimbrell
Jasmin_Cortes, Guest Relations Manager at Odyssey Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We were sad to not have a Firework show as well. We are pleased to hear that the rest of your evening such as your service and food was great. Come see us soon! Warm wishes from the water, Jasmin More 

Ocala, Florida
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209 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This was part of a planned activity for our large group. Ours was a dinner cruise. The food was very good, the service was not. I had delicious crab cakes and a good chocolate dessert. It was a chilly night too cold to stand outside to see the city. I would recommend going on a day cruise. This cruise lasted... More 

Thank Soilsister1244
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72 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The basic price is over $100, with drinks and lobster extra, so I was expecting a high quality experience. Unfortunately, it didn't turn out that way. The food was very good, but for that price they did not have gluten free bread, and only 1 main course was suitable for me. Would have expected them to be prepared for gluten... More 

Thank 03Brenda03
Boston, Massachusetts
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94 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We went as a couple for the Odyssey dinner cruise on a Saturday night, and it was a very good experience overall. The menu is delicious and the servers are very accommodating. They will put you at a window table if it is available, even if you did not pay extra for it. I would recommend going in summer rather... More 

1 Thank kallen0637
Carolyn C, Public Relations Manager at Odyssey Cruises, responded to this review

Hi - Happy to hear that overall it was a good experience! We do want to acknowledge the confusion with the drink prices and we want to assure you it wasn't our intention to be misleading. We're thankful for your feedback because it has helped us make some changes that will improve the experience for guests moving forward. Thank you... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Food was good, staff was friendly, experience was amazing. Despite the tickets costing 100$+, the experience and view was worth it. Included in the price of your fare is: app, main course, desert and unlimited fountain drinks. Lobster, and alcohol are extra charges. Staff is accommodating and the live music was a nice added touch compared to a cd playing... More 

Thank Christopher H
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We booked a romance package for the dinner cruise, and it was going to be the highlight of our weekend in Boston. Arriving at the time stated on the ticket, we found the ship to be half full, with people already eating their appetiser. Strange I thought, as the ticket said we were not allowed to board that early. We... More 

1 Thank Richard W
Chicago, Illinois
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80 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband and I took this dinner cruise on a Tuesday night; a great time to go! We've gone on dinner cruises before on weekends that are too crowded. But this ship wasn't even half full on a Tuesday night, so we got a 4-person table to ourselves. We boarded about 20 minutes before the ship took off and we... More 

Thank Lauren E
Boston, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We used the Odessey for our wedding.. for reasons I am only reviewing atmosphere and dinner. This is a great cruise to go on with a mate. I would not recommend for children. The food was great, but small quantities. We plan on returning for our 1 year anniversary.

Thank Tiffany W
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We celebrated our son's birthday on Odyssey. After arrival the staff greeted us. They even congratulated him on his birthday. Our server, Caroline, was amazingly sweet, professional, and helpful. We all felt welcome during the dinner. The music was very nice and the guitar player was excellent! Thank you for making this event so wonderful!

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