What You'll Get
For an experience that begins well before the cruise departs, arrive early dressed to impress! Explore and enjoy the beautiful Chicago Riverwalk as it comes to life, with remarkable views that offer a taste of the experience to come. This river cruise will depart from the dock near NBC tower on Chicago's revitalized River Esplanade 455 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive., between Michigan Avenue and Columbus Drive.
The Captain and crew will greet you as you step aboard, and the ship's photographer will record the moment for your party. Once on deck, your host will greet you and escort you to your table, where your wait staff will introduce themselves and give you the opportunity to decide how you'd like them to pace your service. This dinner cruise offers a unique setting with its gorgeous glass enclosed design, to showcase Chicago's incredible architecture.
A celebrity-chef inspired menu of seasonal hors d'oeuvres, entrées, accompaniments and desserts is freshly prepared onboard daily, Complement your sumptuous meal with a drink from the new full service bar featuring an expanded microbrew selection, creative new cocktails and a refreshed wine list (own expense). DJ entertainment will set the mood for an unforgettable evening on the water.
Chicago Fireworks Dinner Cruise
In the summer months, starting May 29th-August 31st upgrade your Chicago Dinner Cruise experience to include a spectacular fireworks display on Wednesdays and Saturdays. You will observe the show from the decks of the ship and see the magnificent sky lit up at night.
Please see below for a sample menu:
First Course: (choice of one)
Caesar Salad Buttermilk Caesar Dressing | Shaved Parmigiano-Reggiano Cheese | Herb Croutons | Italian Parsley
Lobster Soup Brioche Croutons | Scallions
Entree: (choice of one)
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes Sweet Corn, Red Bell Pepper & Thyme Succotash | Cajun Cream Sauce
Maple & Mustard Glazed Chicken Breast Fingerling Potatoes & Chives | Haricot Verts | Dijon Mustard Cream Sauce
Braised Beef Short Rib Idaho Potato & Horseradish Mash | Baby Carrots | Pearl Onions & English Peas | Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce
Jumbo Forest Mushroom Ravioli Spanish Red Lentils & Sage | Arugula | Shallot’s | Toasted Walnuts | Basil Oil
Dessert: (choice of one)
Eli’s Original Cheesecake Strawberry Sauce
Duo of Sorbet Seasonal Sorbet | Fresh Cut Fruit
Chocolate Decadent Cake Mixed Berries | Raspberry Sauce
Odyssey Signature Warm Butter Cake Vanilla Bean Ice Cream | Blackberry Sauce
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- All interior areas of the ship are non-smoking. Guests who smoke may do so on the outdoor observation decks only
- Surf and turf menu upgrade is an additional cost and may be paid direct to operator on day of departure
- FIREWORK CRUISES
- View the spectacular 30-minute pyro-musical program fireworks display with the world famous Chicago Skyline as a backdrop for your unforgettable evening.
- Firework Schedule from Memorial Day - Labor Day
- Wednesday 7:30pm
- Saturday 8:30pm
- Dress Code:
- Odyssey can be your opportunity to dress up. For women, cocktail wear, a dress, or dressy-casual attire is appropriate. For men, collared shirts and dress pants are recommended. Dressier jeans are acceptable. However, casual jeans, t-shirts, athletic shoes, or flip flops are discouraged.
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- Two and a half to three hour dinner cruise on Lake Michigan
- 3-course plated dinner with attentive table side service
- Unlimited coffee, hot tea, and iced tea
- Guaranteed table for your party size
- On board DJ entertainment
- The most breathtaking views of the Chicago skyline and attractions, including the Tribune Tower, Wrigley Building, Willis Tower, Civic Opera, Wolf Point and so much more
- Service charges
- Local taxes and fees
- Coffee and/or Tea
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Surf and turf menu upgrade
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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