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Portland Spirit Cruises and Events

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CUISINES
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
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Sponsored by: Portland Spirit Cruises and Events

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. So Many Options to Choose From
1. So Many Options to Choose From
"The food was delicious with a northwestern flair"
PlainsgirlColorado
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2. Excellent Dinner Options!
2. Excellent Dinner Options!
"best dinner experiences I've ever had in Portland."
Sam L
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3. Once in a Lifetime Experience
3. Once in a Lifetime Experience
"Portland Spirit was one of those "once in a lifetime" experiences. "
JimCarroll3
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Planned a dinner cruise for my daughter's birthday, her boyfriend's birthday and our anniversary. These people took AMAZING care of us. My husband is a wheelchair user so there were a few things I had to make sure of. The people at this dinner cruise...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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portlandspiritcruise, Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the amazing review. I am so glad to hear all these great things! Please come back soon! -Aaron

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

While in Portland we had dinner and a cruise on the Portland Spirit. My wife opted for a beef dinner while I went with the chicken. Both offerings were delicious The staff was very attentive as if we were the only one's there. The ship...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Peter G
Aaron G, Public Relations Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you for the review! sounds like such a great time! Next time you cruise with us be sure to check out our sister vessel, the Columbia Gorge Sternwheeler.

Reviewed January 17, 2019

Work rented the Spirit as a Team Building exercise. It is even more spectacular if you can catch a nice sunny day. The food was very tasteful, I had the beef.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kim C
portlandspiritcruise, Public Relations Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2019

Thank you for the review! We are glad you had a great time. -The Portland Spirit Family

Reviewed December 19, 2018

Our family went on the Cinnamon Bear cruise this Holiday season. It was a great time for our 2 1/2 year old. He absolutely loved the atmosphere on the boat. The snacks were great, the characters were well done, and the photo opportunities were very...More

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Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

We do this every year and its always so much fun. everyone is so nice and cheerful. The kids love the food bar.

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Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

I had the privilege of enjoying a wonderful diner cruise on Dec 3rd, 2018. The folks operating this vessel are friendly and genuinely concerned about our dining/cruise experience. The food was warm and enjoyable. The ambience was inviting and cozy. I would definitely recommend this...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Food and service was good. Room temperature was chilly. Travelled the Willamette River. 2nd floor was warmer. Bathrooms were very clean.

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Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Miranda L
Aaron G, Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope you come back soon! - The Portland Spirit Crew

Reviewed October 6, 2018

My sister and I really enjoyed our lunch cruise. Loved the food, atmosphere and entertainment! Thank you for another awesome cruise ..my fourth!

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Date of visit: October 2018
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Aaron G, Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope you come back soon! - The Portland Spirit Crew

Reviewed October 6, 2018

I took my friend of 65 years, who was visiting me from Nova Scotia, for the lunch cruise and it was a lovely relaxing experience. The food was very good, the crew was friendly and very helpful and the venue was great. This was my...More

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Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VernaT14
Aaron G, Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope you come back soon! - The Portland Spirit Crew

Reviewed September 21, 2018

From the moment we stepped on the ship we treated like VIP's. There was a wonderful woman playing the piano for a long time. The servers were so attentive. We lacked for nothing. And the food!! Best buffet we've ever had!! They had everything you...More

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Date of visit: September 2018
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Aaron G, Manager at Portland Spirit Cruises and Events, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope you come back soon! - The Portland Spirit Crew

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Liss G
March 10, 2016|
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Response from portlandspiritcruise | Property representative |
While we do not have a gluten free menu per se, we do take dietary requests at the time of reservation and this info is passed on to our galley staff. Since we have a chef on board for each cruise they are able to... More
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JacobOlson
February 6, 2016|
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We offer gluten free and dairy free options on all of our dining cruises.
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