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Yacht StarShip

603 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-5443
+1 813-223-7999
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“caesar salad” (3 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
603 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-5443
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with my wife and enjoyed the cruise. The food was a disappointment however. She had the lamb shank which had an odd flavor and I had the crab/ shrimp cake which tasted as if they here purchased from Costco. I don’t intend to...More

Thank DRiehn
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This dinner cruise brought back memories of Hawaii. It was so relaxing. Service was excellent. Best salad dressing I have ever had(I think it was called Blood Orange Vinagertte). Dinner was a buffet. Lots of drinking and dancing. Smooth ride. Crew served hot chocolate chip...More

Thank moosiegordon
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We went on the rock the boat late night cruise. The band was horrible playing back tracks and you couldn't even hear the DJ. The speakers were blown on the middle deck and the people who paid for VIP did not receive what they paid...More

Thank MD S S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our 10th anniversary and enjoyed the entire evening. We were treated so special and the food was wonderful. We really enjoyed watching the sunset off the back of the boat. I would recommend this for any couple or family who has a celebration...More

Thank hushmonkey
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My husband and I went here on the last day of our honeymoon. We were so excited to go and left completely disappointed. First, there was no clear indication of the parking. We ended up parking further and they had a lot right in front...More

4  Thank acmartinez2017
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It had been 11 years since we last went on the Yacht StarShip here in Tampa. This time we went with another couple to just have an evening out together. This was on a Friday evening at the end of June, and we didn't know...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Although we had an absolutely fantastic time at our friends wedding and the staff was ok, we were a bit disappointed. You are forced to sit during the cocktail hour which was unusual. I observed the waitress bringing not one, not two, not three but...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous Date idea. My husband bought me a gift certificate for a dinner cruise for a date night. We had an amazing time. The food and service was really good. Had a great time listening to music and seeing the views on the top deck....More

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

The Bus Stop Band was awesome! We had an amazing night and enjoyed the ship, the music, cocktails, and would highly recommend this cruise ship to anyone. We will return soon.

Thank Steph123456A
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My wife & I were my sister's visiting guest May 17, 2017. The ship was clean and the crew did an excellent job. We were limited to 4 dish choices and terribly disappointed in the food taste. My chicken was tough & tasteless as were...More

Thank Bert G
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Becky A
8 October 2017|
Response from Ellen C | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I looked it up for ya. Under 2 is free! Ages 3-11 are 22.95 if you buy online. $23.95 at door. Enjoy your Tampa visit! Don't forget to visit Busch Gardens. It's my favorite park, as it has a bit of everything... More
Frank S
4 March 2017|
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Response from TampaEskymo | Reviewed this property |
You should check out their website because it changes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$39 - US$74
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602-5443
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 813-223-7999
  • E-mail
Tampa Bay's Premier Dining Yachts | Tampa • St. Petersburg • Clearwater Yacht StarShip, America's First 3-diamond rated Dining Yacht by AAA, ranks in the top 28% of all restaurants. Our exquisite dining cruises offer private seating, tableside service, spectacular views and dancing under the stars.
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