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Address: 1630 E 16th Street, Catfish Charlie's within Dubuque Yacht Basin, Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone Number: 563.557.9700
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Very Nice little boat

We chose this cocktail cruise as a last minute adventure. For about $17 each we had an hour and a half cruise to Lock#11 and then back down the river. It was a cool evening so we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 13, 2014
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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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Onawa, Ia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We stopped by there but they didn't have a boat running that day and would have to make a reservation for later on in the week.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We were visiting family in Dubuque and enjoyed a nice afternoon boat ride on the Mississippi River. The crew was pleasant; the teenage kids had a chance to drive the boat themselves. The adults enjoyed beer and wine (mixed drinks available as well for an extra charge). They served tasty chicken wings during our trip, but my mother-in-law says they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

This is one of the great values in America! I was going to overnight in Dubuque and asked the Internet what to do. This was the perfect answer. The American Lady is a party boat/dinner cruiser that navigates the Mississippi along the Dubuque water front. I signed up for the 5:30 - 7:00 Happy Hour Cruise. I was told that... More 

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We chose this cocktail cruise as a last minute adventure. For about $17 each we had an hour and a half cruise to Lock#11 and then back down the river. It was a cool evening so we chose to sit downstairs. This is a well kept up boat. The windows were clean and clear. The head was roomy enough to... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great Crew! Amazing scenery for a little price.. Drinks and appetizers for a very low price. Traveled with 24 family members of all ages and each enjoyed the adventure.

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My husband and I tried to get on the dinner cruise, but it was filled. We opted for the happy hour cruise. I would say that 75% of the passengers were college students looking to drink as much as possible. Tap beer and appetizers were included with the fare. I would have assumed tap beer to mean domestic, but it... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had such a wonderful time on our Sunday evening dinner cruise. There were only about 24 passengers and 3 crew, so plenty of space for everyone. The yacht was very clean. Huge windows, so even if you choose to stay inside in the air-conditioning you still have a great view along the Mississippi. The crew were friendly. Everyone was... More 

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White Lake, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

We did the dinner cruise (7:30-9pm) there was a small amount of people which really was that much nicer for us. The meal was excellant, the wait staff was great! The trip was absolutely wonderful! Highly recommend!

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Powell OH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Because of the size of our group we were able to arrange for a special happy hour cruise on the yacht. Wow, was that neat! The children (and some adults) were allowed up to visit the captain of the boat. They were very impressed. The boat had a lovely area inside for seeing the river yet being out of the... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My husbands school classmates celebrated their 60th anniversary and one of the events was the brunch river cruise. What a hit it was. We also added a trolley tour of Dubuque. It all was very much enjoyed by the non residents and the residents of Dubuque. In arranging the cruise the people at Charlie's were so helpful and accommodating. Great... More 

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Address: 1630 E 16th Street, Catfish Charlie's within Dubuque Yacht Basin, Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone Number: 563.557.9700
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque

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