San Francisco, CA
Friday, Saturday, Sunday & some weekdays
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*Rates do not apply for holidays, Valentine's Day weekend (Feb 12, 13 and 14) and specialty cruises
Wine and dine on the Bay aboard an elegant San Francisco Dinner Cruise, boasting delicious cuisine, vibrant music and dancing, and spectacular city sights.
- Savor a freshly-prepared, 4-course meal at a private table, perfectly suited to fit your party size.
- Dance the night away to the beats of live DJ entertainment, spinning a variety of genres.
- Marvel at 'The City by the Bay' as you enjoy unrivaled views of San Francisco attractions like downtown, the Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, and more!
- Trust your special night out to a cruise company with over 30 years of experience.
Board a luxurious yacht and embark on an evening of gourmet dining and brilliant Bay Area views from the comfort of the San Francisco Dinner Cruise.
Set sail on one of the finest vessels in SF for a remarkable 2.5- or 3-hour outing. Begin your night by exploring the ship, strolling along its remarkable deck space, and admiring the dazzling sunset, waterfront, and SF attractions. Take in the atmosphere over a wine, beer or favorite cocktail (all available for purchase on board.)
Enjoy an escort to your private dining table as your cruise from San Francisco departs from the Embarcadero. Relish a delicious, 4-course gourmet meal made fresh with local and seasonal ingredients. Drink your fill of soda, iced tea, water and coffee as you dine on mouthwatering menu options like (though subject to change):
- Soup and salad
- Salmon filet
- Roasted chicken breast
- Filet mignon
- Balsamic-infused portobello mushroom
Top off your San Francisco Dinner Cruise in a most delectable way, with tempting desserts like fruit tarts and chocolate truffle cakes.
Having delighted such fine dining in San Francisco, it's time to let the ship's entertainment commence! The gentle background music that serenaded your dinner will turn to the vibrant tunes of a live DJ. Grab another cocktail, raise your glass to a magical night on the water, and let the music move you to the sounds of favorite songs, artists and genres.
Take a break from the dancing to wander outside as the boat passes beneath the breathtaking majesty of the Golden Gate Bridge. Enjoy the romantic ambiance of the twinkling city lights that surround legendary SF landmarks like the TransAmerica Pyramid, Embarcadero Center's four "fingers," and Coit Tower on Telegraph Hill.
Whether you're planning on a romantic evening for two, a birthday celebration, or simply fun things to do in SF, the San Francisco Dinner Cruise is sure to deliver an unforgettable experience!
- Please let us know at time of booking if you have any food allergies or dietary restrictions so that accommodations can be made
- This cruise will include a four course seated dinner
- Please check-in 30 minutes prior to departure time
- Rates are inclusive of taxes and gratuities
- Complimentary soda, iced tea, coffee, tea and water
- Alcoholic beverages available for purchase on board
- DJ entertainment and dancing
- For party sizes not listed, please contact Cloud 9 Living
- See FAQ's for a sample menu
This cruise will last approximately 2.5 - 3 hours.
Cruise ships carry between 200-500 guests.
This experience is only for those on the cruise.
This experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.
What to Wear:
Business casual attire is requested. Attire such as khaki pants and a collared shirt are just fine. You may find that some guests are dressed more formally, especially those celebrating special occasions. However, attire varies from comfortable to the more formal. Jeans, shorts, tank tops, flip-flops or gym shoes are not allowed. Bring along a light jacket as it may get a bit breezy on the outer decks.
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings 5 days in advance.
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 72 hours prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.
What type of food is served?
Sample Plated Dinner Menu (subject to change):
Quinoa Salad with romaine lettuce, english cucumber, avocado & radish cilantro lime vinaigrette
Classic Clam Chowder - potato, cream, smoked bacon, thyme
Stuffed Chicken Breast - feta and provolone cheese, kalamata olives, red bell pepper, garlic mashed potatoes, braised spring greens
Pan Roasted Salmon - charred tomato, mushroom, kale, sweet potato
Phyllo Pie - wild mushrooms, butter beans, peppers, spinach roasted bell pepper sauce, vegetable rice pilaf
Braised Short Rib - roasted garlic-mushroom ragout sauted rapini, potato gratin
Philadelphia Cheesecake Flan, Apple Crisp with roasted walnuts, cider syrup & whipped cream
What time do I board the ship?
Boarding time is usually 30 minutes prior to departure. Please check your boarding time on the confirmation email.
Can you hold a reservation and pay later?
We do not hold reservations without payment.
What happens if it rains or snows?
The cruise takes place indoor and will sail rain or shine. In the case of severe weather conditions or upon the direction of the U.S. Coast Guard, we will remain dockside.
Are there vegetarian options available?
Yes, vegetarian meals are available and can be arranged at the time of booking. Please let us know at time of booking if you have any food allergies or dietary restrictions so that accommodations can be made.
Are gratuities included in the price package?
Gratuity is included for the meal, but not on additional (alcoholic) beverages.
Is there pre-assigned seating?
As you board, our captain and marine crew will direct you to your deck. From there the host/hostess will show your party to your assigned table(s). Decks are never guaranteed to non-private groups. Seats will be assigned based on needs and capacity for each cruise.
Are there any age restrictions on your cruises?
There are no age restrictions and kids under 3 cruise free of charge. Please let Cloud 9 Living know at the time of booking if you will be bringing a child under the age of 3.
What kind of entertainment is on board?
The dinner cruise offers dance floors and a variety of music - from the dance hits of the 40's through today as well as a variety of jazz standards and popular favorites.
Do we need to preselect the menu before the day of cruising?
No, you don't have to preselect your menu. The menu will be available on board.
Is smoking allowed?
Smoking is allowed on the outside decks only.
Is the ship handicapped accessible?
Please call Cloud 9 Living at (866) 525-6839 to discuss local port options.
What decor is provided on the ship?
All yachts are decorated with linens, lantern centerpieces, silver and china.
Can we bring our own decorations?
Small groups without private space can bring table decorations, but early boarding is not allowed.
Can I bring cakes and flowers on board?
Cakes that do not require refrigeration may be brought on board. You will be charged a $1.50 per person cake cutting fee (price is subject to change). Small flower bouquets are allowed.
Can we meet the Captain and visit the bridge?
Yes, guests are welcome to come and meet the captain and his first mate. However, for safety and security reasons, we ask that you check with the staff on board first. We want to ensure that all passengers and crew are kept safe and that the captain is not distracted while performing essential duties.
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"My first time on a romantic cruise, loved it so much will be booking it again. Loved the food, and the ship tour around San Francisco -- it was amazing. "
"Loved the food, dj, music, dance floor. Our waitress (Kim) was amazing! Loved her energy, always checked in on us. Made sure we enjoyed our food and even got us on the dance floor. Loved this experience!"
"It was the best time I've ever had in my life, I didn't expect that! Wow so amazing, I love the Bay Area. "