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Address: 333 Waterside Dr, Waterside Festival Marketplace, Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone Number: +1 866-304-2469
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Description: Splash aboard Spirit of Norfolk for the perfect mix of dining...
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.
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Fantastic Independence Day Early Dinner cruise

I decided to give the Spirit of Norfolk a second chance! I did not enjoy the Midnight Cruise. I enjoyed the Early Lunch Independence Day cruise. The food was delicious(rolls... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Greenville, North Carolina, United States
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Norfolk, Virginia, United States
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17 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

My husband and I celebrated our 27th anniversary with a brunch cruise, which went from 1-3. We were greeted as we boarded and shown our seats. We shared a table with 4 other very nice people. Jerry, the cruise director, stopped by every table and asked if any of us were celebrating something, of course we told him it was... More 

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Greenville, North Carolina, United States
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

I decided to give the Spirit of Norfolk a second chance! I did not enjoy the Midnight Cruise. I enjoyed the Early Lunch Independence Day cruise. The food was delicious(rolls, mashed potatoes, pasta,etc). My pina colada tasted amazing. I love that Spirit of Norfolk honors the free drink when you check in to Yelp! My finance and I got to... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Although I was onboard with many people, I felt like it was just me and my family as the only cruisers. Our table was graced with balloons after I noticed other tables with them, and I asked about them. After finding out that it was my birthday, the balloons came and the Service was perfect. Bring More than Usual Tip,... More 

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Newport News
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Looking for a different venue to celebrate a birthday or other special occasion, spend a relaxing afternoon sightseeing cruising the Elizabeth River that flows between Norfolk and Portsmouth, VA. A two hour luncheon cruise aboard The Spirit of Norfolk is served with a bit of history as well as a delicious buffet lunch. What is most surprising, you don't feel... More 

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Went here with a group of folks in town for work. All ages and likes/dislikes, everyone had a ball. For one rate you get the harbor tour and the buffet, which is surprisingly good.

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Savannah, Georgia
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Given I had a migraine the night we went. ...the food was so so. Had the potential to be so much better. The view was amazing. ..the music was loud and the dance floor was covered in teenagers celebrating a sweet 16 I think. ..should have picked a different night.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I took my husband on this cruise for his birthday and it was so nice that they tell you happy birthday or happy anniversary as you walk aboard the ship! They told us twice on our way in! The d.j. is very fun and upbeat and plays a variety of different party music that can appeal to everyone. Food was... More 

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Carthage, Missouri
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This was a really enjoyable lunch cruise with 14 friends from across the USA. The tickets were purchased on line and picked up at will call window. The ship was very nice, dining room accommodations were great. Lots of noise so it was difficult to hear instructions for getting salad bar items and going to main food bar. I had... More 

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Suffolk, Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

My husband surprised me with a Midnight cruise for our wedding anniversary. I had a great time. The food was good and the views were spectacular. The DJ came the dance floor packed on all levels. I can't wait to experience the cruise again during the day with our daughter.

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Durham, North Carolina
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46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My family and I sailed on this "2 hour tour" for our children's elementary school end of year trip. The boat was nice and the staff was attentive. The DJ was absolutely fabulous and the highlight of the trip! The food....well, let's just say it is comparable to school cafeteria food, on a good day. The tour was blah. Luckily,... More 

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Address: 333 Waterside Dr, Waterside Festival Marketplace, Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone Number: +1 866-304-2469
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk

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