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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
12:30 Monday-Friday
2-Hour Lunch Cruise
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.
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1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 5 days ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Would do it again.

From the first step on the ramp on boarding to the last step on leaving cruise every staff member was friendly, respectful, helpful & left a sense of their appreciation for my selecting their lunch cruise. Food was pretty good and the buffet was kept...More

Thank begonia2018
Maeve T, Guest Relations Manager at Spirit of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so happy to hear this - thanks for your review!

Reviewed 6 July 2018
4 of July, 2018

Good value & departing time. Staff & security were everywhere but did not give you that uncomfortable feeling.

Thank Tom K
Maeve T, Public Relations Manager at Spirit of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Really wonderful to hear, Tom! Thanks

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Fun time!

The food was surprisingly good for something like this. There was a DJ playing music and by the end of the cruise, there were a lot of people on the dance floor. The weather was sunny, but very hot, so we couldn't stay outside for...More

Thank lathamt
Maeve T, Guest Relations Manager at Spirit of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We appreciate it!

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile
It was nice

We had a good time. We paid for a window seat and they sat us right at the entry, so we asked if we could be moved. The hostess was really nice and accommodating. The food was good. They had nice seating on the top...More

1  Thank Michelle C
Maeve T, Guest Relations Manager at Spirit of Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Michelle - Thanks for your feedback. It's always a pleasure hearing back from our guests so we're able to see where we can make improvements. We appreciate it!

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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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