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Mark Twain Riverboat Dinner Cruise

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Address: Mark Twain Riverboat Dinner Cruise, Hannibal, MO 63401
Phone Number: 573-221-3222
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The ride is scenic - a great way to see the river and get beautiful pictures. The food is good; the friendly staff served everything efficiently. There is a live band to enjoy or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed today
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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103 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The ride is scenic - a great way to see the river and get beautiful pictures. The food is good; the friendly staff served everything efficiently. There is a live band to enjoy or one can go on the upper deck to watch the river. The cost is fair for the ride.

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Truman, MN
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on the riverboat cruise not the supper meal, the hour long cruise was very interesting, the captain came around and visited with us and our grandsons, which was very nice of him to do! The tour was informative, the boat was clean and well kept.

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Champaign
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cliché band, overpriced drinks, average buffet. I'm not young by any means, but we brought the median age down by about 20 years. Someone else's comment really summed it up: "All of the food was so easy to chew." Haha! Don't get me wrong; it wasn't bad at all - it just wasn't great. And I really do think that... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the dinner cruise. It was easy to find and everyone was friendly. The food was great! I would have enjoyed it more if the captain had shared the history of the area and the things we were seeing instead of the music. The cruise was relaxing and we watched a beautiful sunset.

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Blue Springs, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the one hour river boat ride was short but sweet. The staff was friendly. the captain was was amusing and very informative on the history. We sat on the top deck during the boat ride. The white plastic chairs needed to be cleaned, very dirty and the railing was rustic and could use a fresh coat of paint.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I will admit when I saw the paddle boat, my imagination went straight to the movie, Show Boat. I imagined colorful, fun furnishings and employees dressed in gear of the period. No there isn't a rendition of Ol' Man River, instead, this was more like the Proud Mary that Ike and Tina Turner sang of. The furnishings were plain and... More 

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Danville, Iowa, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice dinner cruise. Food was good. The buffet consisted of roast beef and baked chicken with several salad and vegetable choice. Staff were pleasant. The entertainment was a young lady who sang mostly country music. No complaints!

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Mount Vernon, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked early for this dinner cruise and I was glad we did. It was a full boat and everyone working was very helpful. We had a wonderful dinner with quiet music entertainment by a guitar/beat box duo. Dress was very casual and the atmosphere was relaxing. After dinner, we sat on the upper deck to enjoy the cruise down... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The QE II or even the Delta Queen this isn't. But it's kind of like Hannibal itself: a slice of Midwestern kitsch that fits in well with the fence painting, cave touring, house and museum visiting that is part and parcel of a visit to Mark Twain's hometown. The bar prices are reasonable; the food reminiscent of family reunion picnics... More 

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Thank Michael P S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people that work for this establishment are so friendly! Everyone that I encountered was always smiling and willing to chat. We had a nice table next to the window so I was able to see all the views. There was a band playing some classical music and the waitresses served drinks. The food was served buffet style. The only... More 

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