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Marina Jack II

2 Marina Plz, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
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Cruising Sarasota Bay

What a nice way to spend Father's Day! All the details were managed smoothly, from ordering the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PetmomNJ
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Sarasota, Florida
Wonderful evening!

It just doesn't get any better than a romantic dinner cruise! We cruised the bay while enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Abby D
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Lawton, Oklahoma
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Featuring Sightseeing Lunch and Sunset Dinner cruises daily. Cruise schedule is daily, reservations are recommended.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“dinner cruise” (37 reviews)
“prime rib” (29 reviews)
“key lime pie” (13 reviews)
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2 Marina Plz, Sarasota, FL 34236-8997
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a nice way to spend Father's Day! All the details were managed smoothly, from ordering the tickets, picking up the boarding pass, boarding (even someone in a wheelchair), and enjoying the buffet lunch. The menu included salad, mixed fresh veggies, salmon and chicken, plus...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It just doesn't get any better than a romantic dinner cruise! We cruised the bay while enjoying the wonderful buffet dinner of salmon and prime rib. The service was excellent and very at tentative. The sunset was spectacular this particular evening! We recommend this when...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there on Saturday 5/19/2018 with a large group having dinner, listening to the band, and dancing. The dance floor is small and it can get a bit crowed getting around tables when it rains because they lose all of their outdoor seating. No...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

We were with a large group, and we were seated upstairs. For a buffet, we thought it was well done. The food was hot, and was replenished as soon as needed. The service was good, and the drinks were reasonable - all in all a...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The dinner was average although it was very nice that the waitress brought my sister-in-law a more well done slice of prime rib as she doesn’t like it rare. The crew was very nice and attentive. The boat was clean and quiet. The sunset was...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

I grew up in Sarasota, so you would think I would know. I had no idea, that I had such a little jewel in my town. I had heard mixed reviews about the cruise and understand where they came from. We took this cruise today...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Went here for a special occasion dinner with friends. The service was slow, the food was average. Poor value all around. When I told the manager that the bathrooms needed attention he scoffed at me, like I was the one with the problem. I would...More

Thank DeclanS
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Great sunsets and family memories that will be cherished. Would do this again. Prrie point was ok but we have so many memories it makes worth it.

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

This is the first time I have tried Marina Jack II. Went with a group of men, and really enjoyed it. The interior of the ship is very plush, with seating in groups of (4). Wonderful tour of Sarasota Bay. The food was delicious. Buffet...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2018

Very good, but expensive food by waterfront park. Glorious sunsets from outside deck and bar. Very good food choices

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robert d
June 11, 2018|
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Response from Jhonesnaps60 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is and it was a full bar.
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William E
April 19, 2018|
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Response from BradentonTom | Property representative |
The Sunset Cruise starts at 7PM and ends at 9PM.
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William E
April 19, 2018|
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Response from BradentonTom | Property representative |
The Sightseeing Lunch cruise is 1.5 hours and the Sunset Dinner Cruise is 2 hours. For more information or reservations please contact us at 941-365-4232
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