Gourmet Washington D.C. Dinner Cruise

Enjoy a Gourmet Dinner on the Potomac River Aboard the Glass-Enclosed Odyssey

2 Participants Included - Add More?

About This Experience

General Information hide

Step aboard a Gourmet Brunch Cruise on the Odyssey of Washington D.C. and enjoy an afternoon of dancing and dining.

While boarding the ship, meet the Captain and courteous crew. Then you and your guest will enter the exquisite, glass-enclosed Odyssey and discover an elegant dining room. While on board you will be served a delicious three course meal. Indulge in creative appetizer, entrees, freshly prepared desserts and an array of award-winning wines. After your meal, you may enjoy a cocktail while taking a stroll through the outdoor observation lounge while gazing at the Potomac River.

You and your guest will be delighted as you cruise under the George Mason Bridge, past the Jefferson and Lincoln Memorials and up to the Washington Monument and Watergate Hotel. So whether you are visiting DC, are a local or are looking for the perfect git, this Gourmet Washington D.C. Dinner Cruise is the ticket!

Where It's Located hide

  • Washington, District of Columbia

Who Is Included hide

The Gourmet Washington D.C. Dinner Cruise Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for two participants, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. There may be up to six-hundred additional participants on the cruise.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Gourmet DC Diner Cruises take place Fridays thru Saturdays, year-round, subject to availability. Cruises typically board at 6:00 PM, depart at 7:00 PM and dock at 10:00 PM.

Xperience Certificates® are not redeemable for Specialty or Holiday Event Cruises.

How Long Is It hide

The Gourmet Dinner Cruises have a sail time of 2½ to 3 hours and a total duration of approximately 4 hours.

Weather hide

The Gourmet Dinner Cruises in Washington D.C. may be held dockside by the Captain or the Coast Guard due to severe weather conditions.

What To Wear hide

Elegant or dressy-casual attire is suggested. Cocktail wear or a dress is appropriate for women. Collared shirts and dress pants are recommended for men. Dark, dressy jeans are acceptable. Casual jeans, t-shirts, athletic shoes or flip flops are discouraged.

Additional Information hide

Price includes tax and service charge. Complimentary Coffee, Hot Tea, Iced Tea and Water included.

Dinner menu upgrades may be purchased by credit card on the night of your cruise. Signature cocktails; domestic, imported and local craft beer; and an extensive wine list are available and can be purchased at the cash bar.


First Course
Choice of one
Wedge Salad
Applewood Smoked Bacon, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Chives and Italian Parsley, Buttermilk Ranch Dressing
Lobster Soup
Brioche Croutons and Scallions
Smoked Moulard Duck Breast
Cranberry, Cherry and Caramelized Shallot Compote, Pickled Cornichons and Pearl Onions

Choice of one
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
Sweet Corn, Red Bell Pepper and Thyme Succotash, Cajun Cream Sauce
Oven Baked Atlantic Salmon Filet
Lemon Orzo with Red Onions and Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Citrus Dill Sauce
Maple & Mustard Glazed Chicken Breast
Fingerling Potatoes and Chives, Haricot Verts, Dijon Mustard Cream Sauce
Braised Beef Short Rib
Idaho Potato and Horseradish Mash, Baby Carrots, Pearl Onions and English Peas, Cabernet Sauvignon Sauce
Greek Zucchini Fritters
Lemon Orzo with Red Onions and Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Spring Onion and Cucumber Tzatziki

Choice of one
Granny Smith Apple Parfait
Cinnamon Spiced Apples, Almond and Oat Crumble, Candied Chili Bacon
Duo of Sorbet
Seasonal Sorbet, Fresh Cut Fruit
Salted Caramel Cake
Dark Chocolate Ganache, Raspberry Sauce
Odyssey Signature Warm Butter Cake
Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, Blackberry Sauce

Enhancements (Available for an additional price):

Shrimp Cocktail
Sriracha Cocktail Sauce
Bourbon Cocktail Sauce
Seafood Tower
Maine Lobster, Alaskan King Crab, Jumbo Shrimp, Bay Scallop Ceviche, Bourbon Cocktail Sauce, Parsley Aioli

Filet Mignon and Lobster Tail
Truffle Potatoes, Glazed Baby Carrots, Haricot Verts, Herb Butter Sauce

*Menu subject to change. Please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy.


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Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Gourmet Washington D.C. Dinner Cruise Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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