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NYC: Manhattan Skyline Buffet Dinner Cruise with Live DJ

1. NYC: Manhattan Skyline Buffet Dinner Cruise with Live DJ

Take in New York City's iconic skyline on an evening boat cruise. Marvel at key landmarks, such as Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and the Empire State Building. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat dinner with unlimited non-alcoholic drinks and dance on the upper deck to tunes played by the live DJ. Board the boat at Pier 36 and settle in before setting sail under the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges. Enjoy views of City Hall, the Woolworth Building, South Street Seaport, the Lower Manhattan Skyline, and Wall Street on your right, and the districts of Dumbo and Brooklyn Heights on your left. Once at the southern tip of Manhattan, pass Governors Island and enjoy panoramic views of the whole of Lower Manhattan, dominated by the Freedom Tower, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Step outside onto the boat's outdoor upper deck to take in these iconic views. Then, head up the Hudson River with the State of New Jersey on one side and Midtown Manhattan on the other. Spot the Empire State Building and Hudson Yards. Next, pass Ellis Island and pause just off Liberty Island at the perfect place to take breathtaking photos of the Statue of Liberty. During the cruise, enjoy a delicious 3-course buffet meal and some light tour narration to ensure you don't miss out on the key attractions. Listen to music played by the live DJ throughout the evening. Take a spin on the dancefloor on the outdoor section of the upper deck after your meal. Sample menu: Garden mixed greens salad Either marinated top round steak or roasted pork loin Chicken Francese Baked tilapia Pasta with tomato and basil Broccoli, carrots, baked potato, and zucchini in a coconut cream sauce (seasonal vegan dish) Mashed potatoes Seasonal vegetables Chocolate mousse or New York cheesecake Non-alcoholic beverages, including juice, soda, or bottled water Tea or coffee

New York City: Weekend Holiday Brunch Cruise

2. New York City: Weekend Holiday Brunch Cruise

Get into the holiday spirit on this 2.75-hour weekend brunch cruise with a 3-course prix fixe menu family-style at each table. Enjoy baked bagels, an assortment of pastries, seasonal fruit, harvest mix salad, quiche, sausage, spicy Bloody Marys, mimosas, juices, coffee, and tea. Sit back and enjoy the gorgeous 360-degree view of Manhattan from the climate-controlled and glass-enclosed back deck observatory of this vintage-style motor yacht. Cruise around the entire island as you pass under all 18 bridges. Each booking party will be assigned their own banquet separated by Plexiglass in the grand salon Some of the sights to observe on this cruise include the Upper West Side, George Washington Bridge, Battery Park, South Street Seaport, Financial District, Governor's Island, the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, World Trade One, Roosevelt Island, United Nations Building and the Williamsburg, Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges on the East River.

New York City: River Cruise with Brunch Buffet

3. New York City: River Cruise with Brunch Buffet

Munch on a delicious brunch buffet with freshly prepared breakfast, lunch, dessert dishes, and unlimited mimosas on a river cruise. View some major NYC landmarks from the outdoor observation decks. Take as much or as little as you like and savor your selections as the sights of New York City glide by. After brunch, relax on the outdoor patio. Enjoy panoramic views of the NYC skyline from the large outdoor observation decks or fully enclosed and climate-controlled dining decks. Get out your camera for up-close photo opportunities of the Statue of Liberty. Take a refreshing stroll around the ship's decks and listen to onboard entertainment with DJ music. Create unforgettable memories on a New York City brunch buffet cruise. Sample Menu: Early Riser Breakfast Pastries - Assorted muffins and danishes Scrambled Eggs - American cheddar cheese Breakfast Meats - Applewood smoked bacon, pork sausage links Breakfast Potatoes - Caramelized onions, red and green bell peppers Late Riser Field Green Salad - Tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, ranch dressing or balsamic dressing Kale Quinoa Salad - Quinoa, roasted red pepper, spinach, lemon oregano vinaigrette Green Goddess Pasta Salad - Sweet peas, white beans, scallions Honey Sesame Chicken - Scallions, Fresno chilies Oven-Roasted Whitefish - Spicy tomato, white bean ragu Root Vegetable Fricassee - Idaho potatoes, broccoli, grape tomatoes, gremolata, cauliflower coconut cream sauce Roasted Broccoli - Toasted garlic, chili flakes Dessert Signature Dessert Station - Cakes, brownies, seasonal fruit

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What people are saying about East River, New York, United States

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 158 reviews

Fun night. Great value. The music was great to dance to on the outdoor covered deck while enjoying stunning views of Manhattan. So great seeing the Skyline change as the sun set - especially having the chance to take plenty of photos of us with the Statue of Liberty. Food was good and plenty of it!

Lovely experience for my moms birthday, food lovely sights amazing. Food was lovely too especially the chocolate cake

A truly memorable evening with amazing views and so much fun dancing

It was par excellent. Great Staff and excellent views.

It was great and the crew were very nice and helpful