New Orleans Dinner Cruise

Experience an Relaxing Evening of Dinner and Jazz During a Two Hour Authentic Steamboat Cruise

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About This Experience

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Discover New Orleans most active port, and enjoy a relaxing Sightseeing Cruise from the Heart of the French Quarter on New Orleans only Authentic Steamboat. During this two hour Narrated Cruise of the Lower Mississippi, savor a delicous dinner while listening to live jazz.

Share this lovely evening with a friend and indulge on a freshly prepared, buffet-style Creole dinner while listening to live jazz by the Grammy nominated "Dukes of Dixieland." After dinner, enjoy a self-guided tour of the boat, visiting the museum quality Engine Room and meet the captain and crew. Then move to the outer deck and listen to live narration of historical facts and highlights as you take in breathtaking views of the French Quarter and the magnificent New Orleans skyline.

The Steamboat Natchez creates a distinctive atmosphere reminiscent of the old-fashioned South during this Dinner and Jazz Cruise. Whether you are visiting or a local, this Harbor Jazz Cruise is the best way to spend the evening and makes a truly unique Experience Gift!

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Where It's Located hide

  • New Orleans, Louisiana

Who Is Included hide

The New Orleans Dinner Cruise Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for two participants, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. There may be up to 300 additional participants on the cruise.

Not suitable for non paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The New Orleans Dinner and Music Cruises are available 7 days a week year round* subject to availability. Cruises typically board at 6:00 PM, Depart at 7:00 PM and Dock at 9:00 PM.

How Long Is It hide

The New Orleans Dinner and Jazz Harbor Cruises have a sail time of 2 hours and a total duration of approximately 3 hours.

Weather hide

The New Orleans Dinner and Jazz Cruises take place in all weather conditions. There is plenty seating available indoors and under covered decks. Cruises may be rescheduled only when the Coast Guard determines the weather is too sever.

What To Wear hide

Dressy Casual attire is recommended. No jeans, sneakers, t-shirts or men's sandals are permitted.

Additional Information hide

Price includes tax and gratuity. Cruises feature the world renowned Dukes of Dixieland Jazz Band. All participants must have valid Photo ID for boarding. The boat has Smart phone signage on decks for self-guided boat tours and a Museum quality Steam Engine Room open to visitors.


La Louisiane Sliced French Bread

Natchez Tossed Salad- Mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, red onions and croutons with a sugar cane vinaigrette and served family style

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo- Made with a traditional Louisiana roux and served with rice
Steamboat Round- Certified Angus Beef, carved to order w/ natural au jus and a horseradish cream sauce

Pork Loin- Served with a Creole mustard sauce

Bayou Seafood Pasta- Crawfish tails and Shrimp tossed in a white wine and garlic parmesan cream sauce with penne

Paddlewheel Primavera- Fusilli pasta, zucchini, squash, mushrooms and cherry tomatoes tossed in a zesty basil pesto

Herb-Garlic Fingerling Potatoes- Fingerling potatoes roasted with fresh rosemary, thyme, garlic, and ground pepper

Creole Creamed Spinach- Spinach with mozzarella, parmesan and cream cheese

Green Beans Almondine- Southern style green beans topped with toasted almond slivers

White Chocolate Bread Pudding- A soufflé of local Leidenheimer French bread in a rich custard with a decadent white chocolate sauce

Bananas Foster- A New Orleans original! Fresh sliced bananas sauteed in butter, brown sugar, vanilla, cinnamon and rum. Served warm atop vanilla ice cream

Menu items are subject to change by season and availability.

Unfortunately, Gluten Free, Vegan and Kosher diets cannot be accommodated. Additional snacks and beverages other than water, coffee and tea are additional and can be purchased on board. The boat has a full wine list, domestic and local beers, and cocktails.

*Reservations are subject to availability; Certificates are not redeemable for Specialty or Holiday Cruises.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the New Orleans 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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