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Spirit of Chicago Lunch Cruise with Buffet

  • Two-hour lunch cruise on Lake Michigan

  • See the Chicago skyline and attractions from the water

  • Buffet lunch with freshly-prepared food

Spirit of Chicago Lunch Cruise with Buffet
From US$74.66
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2-Hour Lunch Cruise
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2-Hour Lunch Cruise
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Perfect for families, groups, and corporate outings, the Spirit of Chicago lunch cruise lets you kick back and enjoy a great meal while taking in the sights of Chicago's most famed landmarks. See and photograph the dramatic city skyline, Navy Pier, Soldier Field, and Shedd Aquarium. The two-hour cruise includes a delicious buffet lunch with salads, entrees, desserts, and unlimited nonalcoholic beverages. There's also a deejay, games, and a dance floor to keep your group entertained.
What to Expect
For groups of all sizes, a Spirit Cruise is the venue that delivers a memorable experience where guests will have fun from start to finish. We offer a unique perspective of the city, a warm, friendly atmosphere and ways for guests to define their own fun. This means groups can kick back, connect with each other and see a new side of the city aboard Spirit – where life’s decked out.

Enjoy a freshly prepared buffet-style meal. You'll be able to pick and choose what you would like to enjoy from a selection of salads, entrees, sides, and desserts.

Enjoy breathtaking views of Chicago and other sites around the area from the observation deck as well as the panoramic-style windows in the interior of the ship.
Reviews (16)
1 - 5 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Awesome food and great view of the Chicago Lakefront.

Wonderful food . They prepared special food because of my food allergies. The cruise was smooth, We even saw a small sailboat regatta. Lake shore buildings were amazing.

Thank Guide305273
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Birthday day surprise

We had a great time from the food to the music. Our server was very attentive, and gave my mom a birthday day dessert and shrimp cocktail!

Thank hoyne2712
Reviewed 4 October 2018
Showing off our town

We took our LA cousins on the lunch cruise. They have been in Chicago before, but have never seen it from the lake. Not only were they impressed by the views, the staff, the food etc. they loved the music. A very fun time.

Thank Shirley L
Reviewed 29 August 2018

THE Keenagers is an active senior club; we go on the Spirit of Chicago Cabaret Boat luncheon every August and enjoy it immensely! The bus ride from Crown Point, IN. to Chicago allows us to do some sightseeing when we are not caught in construction...More

Thank Renate W
Maeve T, Guest Relations Manager at Spirit of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

It was a pleasure to host your group! We're happy to hear that you all had a great time!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile
Amazing tour and food.

Had an absolute blast on the spirit of chicago lunch cruise. Miles wise the cruise was not very long as its slow and steady sailing but the views were amazing of Chicago lakefront. Grew up in chicago and cant can't believe how much the skyline...More

Thank kenpenge
Maeve T, Guest Relations Manager at Spirit of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

We love hearing that our guests enjoyed their time out on the water with us!

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Shari T
19 April 2018|
Response from begonia2018 | Reviewed this property |
We lucked out as parking was still available at 11AM on a Thursday at Navy Pier (flat rate fee $30). As you approach the "U" loop there is an overhead arch showing how many spaces are available. We did have a backup plan... More
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