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Spirit of Melbourne Cruising Restaurant 4 - Course Meal With Drinks

Enjoy a sumptuous four course meal (drinks inclusive) aboard the beautiful Spirit of Melbourne.


  • See some of Melbourne's best waterfront sights such as Federation Square, Flinders Station, Rod Laver Arena, Riverside Park and the Royal Botanic Gardens.
  • Enjoy a delicious four course meal paired with premium Australian wines or beer.
  • Whether it's a first date or an extravagant anniversary dinner, this is the perfect romantic gesture.

Experience a meal that you will never forget aboard the Spirit of Melbourne Cruising Restaurant.

Cruise down the Yarra River by night, see the twinkling lights of Melbourne city whilst dining on a delectable four-course meal. You will get to choose from several mouth-watering options from their menu and even enjoy a beverage, which is included in your fare.

The Spirit of Melbourne represents one of the best dining options in Melbourne, they offer a truly unique experience.

This is the perfect opportunity to treat your significant other to a romantic night out. This tour has it all, food, drinks, sights, and fabulous ambience to ensure you have the perfect night.

MENU SELECTION (subject to change)

Entrée Tasting Platter

  • Lamb Kofta served with minted yoghurt (GF)
  • Peking Duck on a bed of garden salad (GF)
  • Seafood Cocktail dressed in a creamy seafood sauce (GF)

  • Main Course (one choice per guest)

  • Chargrilled Chicken Breast with a porcini mushroom cream sauce, served with potato and seasonal vegetables (GF)
  • Crispy Skinned Moroccan Salmon Fillet with a creamy pimento sauce, served with potato and seasonal vegetables
  • Chargrilled Beef Eye Fillet cooked “medium” with a port wine jus, served with potato and seasonal vegetables (GF)
  • Portuguese Lamb Shank served upon mash potato with a confit of vegetables

  • Vegetarian Options

  • Entrée: Ratatouille Filo Parcel served with goats cheese and salad (V)
  • Main: Whole Baby Pumpkin filled with a stir fry of seasonal vegetables and quinoa, topped with melted cheese (V) (GF)

  • Dessert Platter

  • Selection of Mini Desserts

  • Cheese Tasting Platter

  • Australian Cheeses, dried fruit and nuts served with crackers

  • Tea, Coffee & Chocolates

  • Port or Liqueur (Available upon request during Tea & Coffee service)

  • Beverages

  • Premium selection of Red, White & Sparkling Wines
  • Selection of Beers & a rage of Spirits
  • Soft Drinks & Orange Juice

  • Please Note: You must choose your main course option in the checkout. This cannot be selected on the night.

    **VALENTINES DAY CRUISE** Please Note: There will be a special valentines cruise on 14th and 15th of February for $165 per person. This will include chocolates and flowers on the table. No children are allowed on this cruise.

    Adult $145.00
    Adult - Valentines $165.00

    What's included

    • All-inclusive four course meal
    • Wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks and juice
    • Stunning city view cruise


    • Allow approximately 3 hours for the whole experience


    • Departs: Berth 1, Southbank Promenade, Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

    Legal Drinking Age Enforced

    • To consume Alcohol you must be over the legal drinking age. You may be asked to produce Government Issued ID to prove your age.


    • Please note: Please inform us of any Dietary Requirements to ensure we can accommodate them. You must choose your main course option in the checkout. This cannot be selected on the night.

      Children's tickets are available. After purchasing your tickets you can contact the Operator directly to book in children.

      In order to qualify for a refund, you must give no less than 72 hours notice of cancellation.

    Available Bookings from November 28 to December 04

    Change Dates

    All prices are shown in AUD ($)

    Sat 28 Nov
    Sun 29 Nov
    Mon 30 Nov
    Tue 1 Dec
    Wed 2 Dec
    Thu 3 Dec
    Fri 4 Dec

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Adult$145.00

    12+spaces priced from:

    • Adult$145.00

    Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

    Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


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    Annette from New Zealand wrote on 10 January 2020

    Awesome time loved the whole experience

    Awesome experience

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    Charles Ball from Australia wrote on 16 December 2019

    Awesome cruise

    What a fantastic evening we had. The staff are awesome and the service fantastic. Highly recommend this cruise and we will be doing it again in the near future. Great value for money and the meals were outstanding. Thank you Melbourne River Cruises

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    Matthew Guilfoyle from Australia wrote on 09 December 2019

    Quality attraction

    Visiting fromPerth, this was a brilliant way to view the stunning scenery of Melbourne from the Yarra, the service and food (and drinks) were of a very high quality. A very enjoyable evening.

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    Glenn Hastie from Australia wrote on 18 October 2019

    Great Night Out

    Excellent food with all drinks included. Staff were friendly and efficient, it was a coldish night but the heating was sufficient even under the plastic tarps. Highly recommended.

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    Rhys Fitzgerald from Australia wrote on 22 November 2020


    Everything was incredible! Highly recommend

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        *Option must be made together with another price type.

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