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Portland Dinner Cruise — NW Cuisine & City Lights

Downtown Dinner Cruise

Offered Year-Round

The best way to dine in Portland — on the Willamette River enhanced by dazzling city sights and lights. You'll enjoy an evening featuring a 2.5 hour cruise, Northwest cuisine (locally sourced and prepared fresh on board), live piano music and captain's narration on the outer decks. For a party of two to group of friends or co-workers, this is a quintessential Portland experience.

Adults from $96

Children (0-12) from $48


Portland Spirit Dinner Sample Menu

Menu changes daily — below is a sample menu.

Freshly Baked Focaccia Bread
Artisan Salad with a House Dressing


Teriyaki Yakisoba
Yakisoba Noodles Tossed with Beyond Sausage, Vegetables and Teriyaki Sauce

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Breast
Topped with a House Made Rustic Marinara Sauce
Served with our 5-Grain Medley and Seasonal Vegetables

Oven-Baked Northwest Steelhead Finished with Ceviche
Served with our 5-Grain Medley and Seasonal Vegetables

Herb-Roasted Beef Tenderloin*
Topped with a Harissa Demi Glace Served with a Baked Potato and Seasonal Vegetables

Children's Chicken Tenders
Served with Steamed Vegetables and Potatoes


New York Cheesecake — included with your meal with a Mixed Berry Topping

~ OR ~

La Provence Desserts - $7
French bakery founded in Portland


Triple Chocolate Truffle Cake
Layers of Dark and Light Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Mousse and Chocolate Ganache

Caribbean Confection
Coconut Biscuit Covered with Chocolate, White Chocolate Mousse and Bananas.

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Prices do not include taxes or any other applicable charges.
Group discounts available for 10+ persons; please contact 503-224-3900 or sales@portlandspirit.com.

What's Included

included 2½ hour cruise on the Portland Spirit

included Fresh prepared three-course dinner

included Bread, salad, choice of entrée and dessert

included Private candlelit table

included Live piano music

included Historical narration available on outer decks

not included Appetizers

not included Beverages

not included Service gratuity

not included Souvenir photo

Departure & Return

Boarding: 6:30 pm

Cruising: 7 pm - 9:30 pm

Departure Point: We have two docks: Salmon Springs in downtown Portland and Caruthers Landing in SE Portland. Most cruises will board the Portland Spirit at Salmon Springs Dock, but boarding location is subject to change. Departure points are indicated during checkout or refer to your booking confirmation. If you have a question regarding your boarding location, please call our office during regular business hours.

Salmon Springs Dock:1010 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204
Caruthers Dock:110 SE Caruthers St. Portland OR 97214

Return Details: Returns to original departure point.

Additional Info

• Suggested dress code is upscale casual to business casual

• This is a non-smoking vessel

View sample menu

Vessel features & image gallery

• Vegan & gluten-free options available

• Wheelchair accessible

Upgrade Options

Add to cart during checkout - Subject to availability

Admiral's Package
$74 per person
Celebration Package
$42 per person
Keepsake Package
$35 per person
1 Bar Drink
per person
Yes Yes Yes
Boarding Photo
per person
Yes Yes Yes
Souvenir Glass
per person
Yes Yes Yes
included with dinner cruises
Upgraded Dessert Yes Yes
Coffee, Tea & Soda Yes Yes
Window Table Yes
per person
Service Charge Yes

Additional Add-ons

• Seafood Plate Appetizer - $30

• Cheese Sampler Appetizer - $30

• Shrimp Cocktail Appetizer - $12

• Dessert Upgrade - $7 per person

• Window Table - $15 per person

• Boarding Photo - $15

Cancellation Policy

No cancellations, unless refundable ticket option is purchased at the time of booking.

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