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Spirit of Norfolk

333 Waterside Drive, Waterside Festival Marketplace, Norfolk, VA 23510
+1 757-625-1748
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Spirit of Norfolk Dinner Cruise on the Elizabeth River
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Splash aboard Spirit of Norfolk for the perfect mix of dining, entertainment and views. Cruising throughout the year from the Waterside in Downtown Norfolk, Spirit offers lunch, dinner, moonlight and holiday cruises like Mother's Day, plus many themed cruises.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“dinner cruise” (42 reviews)
“dance floor” (24 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (11 reviews)
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333 Waterside Drive, Waterside Festival Marketplace, Norfolk, VA 23510
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"dinner cruise"
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"dance floor"
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"mashed potatoes"
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"the wait staff"
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"top deck"
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"buffet style"
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"crab legs"
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"jazz brunch"
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"dance music"
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"romantic evening"
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"private table"
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"class reunion"
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"loin"
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"celebrating a birthday"
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"salad bar"
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"the staff was great"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We recently aboarded the Spirit Of Norfolk on Valentines weekend. It was a surprise anniversary dinner which was enjoyed and celebrated with roses, champagne, dessert and dancing. The buffet had a nice variety and it was actually really flavorful. The staff had excellent service and...More

Thank Jennifer S
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Reviewed yesterday

enjoyed this trip with family and friends; spent an hour or so inside the new waterside venue before the boat ride and i recommend doing that. food was good, music was good.

Thank naydroj4u
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were in Norfolk for a quick getaway. We enjoyed a fantastic lunch and fun afternoon on the Spirit of Norfolk. Whitney was out server, she was awesome and super friendly. Jerry was the DJ and his music was great and appropriate for an afternoon...More

Thank OBX7
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great time on the Valentine lunch cruise. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was so good. The DJ made the dancing extra fun. We loved seeing the Navy shipyard. This cruise was even better than expected.

Thank gina s
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fun evening on this ship while attending a school trip to Virginia Beach. The food was pretty good and everyone enjoyed themselves!

Thank Rachel L
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We went on the cruise because we wanted to go dancing and thought this was a good environment. Very clean, good size atmosphere. Food was good, not impressive. Lots of variety. Drinks were about $16, soda about $3 I think. Coffee and tea are free....More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

It was the early nineties when a friend of a friend had a wedding function on the Spirit Cruise ship of Norfolk. I spent most of my time on the lower deck. The function included dancing with a DJ. There were also appetizer stations. Overall,...More

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Our company had its Xmas Party aboard the Spirit of Norfolk. We had the entire second deck. The food was very good, but the drinks were about $12 each on average for daiquiris and rum and coke. So we definitely utilized the free drink tickets...More

Thank Troy H
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

We went for the Thanksgiving lunch cruise and had a very nice time. The buffet was a decent offering of the usual Thanksgiving foods but even as a vegetarian there were enough options for me. There was a DJ and a small dance floor. The...More

Thank Carisa M
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Despite our being late, the staff was accommodating. The cruise was a bit crowded. We had a large group, 10, that could not be seated together. The food was pretty pretty good. The wait fir the buffet was a little long. The specialty drinks were...More

Thank cbezj
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15 January 2018|
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Response from Maeve T | Property representative |
Hi there! Purchasing the platinum drink upgrade includes all access to our top-shelf liquors, full selection of beers, cocktails and house wines. I definitely recommend purchasing the upgrade is you plan on sipping on a few... More
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Response from W2322CLjennifers | Reviewed this property |
We have not done the New Years cruise, but yes, there are hotels within walking distance.
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Response from mzlita | Reviewed this property |
When you book a cruise sometimes in the small print you may agree to no refund even in the event of inclement weather.
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