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Yacht StarShip

603 Channelside Drive Tampa, Tampa, FL 33602 (Downtown)
(813) 223-7999
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Ranked #376 of 1,972 Restaurants in Tampa
Price range: $39 - $74
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Tampa, Florida, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

I have lived in Tampa many years, but have never sailed on the Yacht Star Ship. I got my chance recently with a gift certificate, and it was an excellent experience, I found the food to be fine, and the service outstanding. Spectacular views made the night. The waiters and Captain of the ship went out of the way to... More

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Tampa, Florida, United States
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The only great part of the cruise begins and ends with the views; literally million dollar views of Channelside and Davis lslands. The food on the cruise is terrible to say the least, to call the meal 'a meal' is truly an abomination. The food was bland, terribly sloppy, undercooked, had the peculiar 'canned food' feel, and it wasn't worth... More

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Saint Pete Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Endless Thank you To The Yacht StarShip For A Beautiful Evening On June 24,2014!!! The Yacht was Beautiful! The Experience and Dining, was impeccable and so Perfect in all ways a party and endeavor to remember. Also the experience, desire to come back and share with family and friends for all occasions in Life! I can go on and on... More

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Tampa, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This is something I always wanted to try, and more so on Mother's Day. Finally I gave it a try today and what an experience. We loved everything; the royal class treatment as you board, the spectacular views, the delicious food and of course, dancing. Gotta add...excellent weather. One great Mother's Day gift I gave myself. If only we moms... More

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Greenfield, Wisconsin
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We went on the Easter brunch cruise and it was the best Easter we have ever had. The food was really good, with a lot of variety for everyone (even picky kids). After brunch, we went to the 3rd deck and enjoyed a DJ with kid friendly music, dancing, Easter bunny and Easter egg hunt. Only downside is that our... More

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Tampa
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8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We did this dinner cruise several years ago and while sailing around Tampa Bay, watching the sunset while dining was very enjoyable but the food back then was marginal. However our recent dinner cruise was very good. Dinner was EXCELLENT!!! and of course the ambiance of our short cruise was no less fantastic than our first dinner cruise aboard the... More

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Venice, Florida
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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We boarded the boat in Tampa, the crew greated us with smiles and warm welcomes. The cruise includes a 3 course meal, soup or sald, and entree and desert. Our waiter, Tony, was top-notch. Friendly, great service, seemed genuinely happy to wait on us. Even when accidenlty knocking over a glass of water, he bacame flusterd, apoligized 10 times, and... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We did the lunch cruise for a business outing. Short cruise there were mixed reviews on the food, my opinion it was very institutionalized food. Definitely, not gourmet or chef made in the kitchen.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

In order to see the Air Force Thunderbirds and other fine aviation displays at the MacDill AFB Airfest we chose to take the lunch cruise on Yacht StarShip. The cruise left right on time and the buffet was available immediately. The food was appetizing and well displayed and the carving station was a very nice addition. The ship sailed for... More

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Top Contributor
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39 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This boat takes you on a trip in the Tampa bay whilst being served a 3course meal. Our waitress was very attentive. We had paid extra to have window seats which was well worth it.The meal was of a particularly high standard and we thoroughly enjoyed it. After the meal we went up to the top deck and sat on... More

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