Thames River Cruises with Lunch Experiences
How about a Cruise on the Thames and Lunch?
Jump aboard a Thames river cruiser and enjoy a tasty lunch in the process - a great addition to a day out in the capital! Board the vessel at the pier and gently head downstream, passing iconic landmarks including The London Eye, Houses of Parliament, Tate Modern, Tower Bridge and Canary Wharf. While taking in all of these incredible sights, tuck into a delicious lunch accompanied by tea and coffee and afterwards, feel free to head onto the boat's observation deck for some fresh air and photo opportunities - just don't forget your camera!
You can choose to have Sunday lunch, Jazz cruise, a two course lunch or three course lunch. You can also buy an experience that also includes the London Eye or a visit to The Shard.
Thames Lunch Cruise Experiences
1. Bateaux London Thames Lunch Cruise
Should it be sightseeing on the Thames? Or a tasty lunch somewhere? With this experience, do both! Board Bateaux London's river cruiser from the glass pontoon at Embankment Pier before relaxing on board and enjoy a three-course lunch. This is followed by tea or coffee with fabulous views, while cruising past the Houses of Parliament, the Tower of London and many more iconic landmarks. After lunch (from a seasonally changing set menu), disembark to explore London further.
2. Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
Make lunch an occasion to be remembered with this relaxing cruise along the Thames whilst you dine. You and a lucky friend or partner can enjoy a delicious two-course meal from a set menu, complete with tea and coffee, served by friendly waiters on hand to see to your needs. The Thames Lunch Cruise for Two will be a delightful afternoon as you board the river boat and head out on your mini voyage. Take in all the sights as you travel through the heart of London, enjoying mouth-watering dishes and the freedom of being offshore. After your meal why not take a stroll along the deck and round off your experience by capturing the magnificent view from every angle. Some of the landmarks you will see up close include the tallest building in Europe – the Shard, and a genuine WWII warship – the HMS Belfast.
3. Bateaux London Thames Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise
Enjoy a Sunday in style, with good food, great views and a live jazz soundtrack! You'll board the Bateaux London cruiser at the glass pontoon at Embankment Pier and then take your seats for a fun and relaxing cruise down the Thames. Enjoy a three-course meal followed by coffee and admire the views of some of London's iconic landmarks. You'll cruise past the best of the old and the new - the Houses of Parliament, The London Eye, Tate Modern, the Tower of London and much more. And all the while you can enjoy some toe-tapping jazz from a live professional jazz band. This experience is for one person but can be bought as an experience for two (code BATJC).
4. Bateaux Windsor River Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
Take a trip together on the Thames for a delicious lunch served aboard a boat as it sails past some Berkshire sights, and enjoy some picturesque scenery as you dine on three courses of tasty British cuisine with this Bateaux Windsor River Thames Lunch Cruise for Two. On board the musically named 'Melody' floating along the River Thames in Windsor, you'll drift past sights like Windsor Castle, Windsor Racecourse and Eton College as well as the town itself and other nearby Royal Boroughs. Along the way you'll savour the seasonal menu featuring the likes of smoked salmon and dill parfait, pan-friend Derbyshire redcap chicken and apple and sultana crumble tart, giving you a delicious waterside dining experience that you won't find anywhere else in Berkshire. From starter to dessert with a sightseeing commentary throughout, there's plenty to enjoy before a complimentary tea or coffee rounds off your tasty cruising afternoon for an atmospheric meal you'll be talking about for months to come.
5. Bateaux Windsor Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
Step on board 'The Melody', the newest addition from Bateaux Windsor, for a remarkable river boating feast. This is the perfect opportunity to explore Windsor's extraordinary history, set against the backdrop of stunning river views. With fascinating audio accompanying the tour, this afternoon treat is both delicious and educational (perfect for history buffs!). The cruise boat is noted for its ambience and fine service, so sit back and enjoy a unique way to relax and learn at the same time. Enjoy an exquisite three-course set menu that includes mouth-watering dishes with tea or coffee. With an emphasis on relaxation, this leisurely one and a half hour dining experience is an exceptional way to admire some of the area's iconic landmarks.
6. Bateaux London Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
Enjoy a three-course lunch as you ride down the River Thames on an impressive Bateaux London vessel with this Classic Thames Lunch Cruise for Two. The food is delicious and the atmosphere is warm, but nothing compares to the views of famous London sights gliding past you whilst you cruise down the Thames. Choose from two amazing cruisers in this unforgettable experience. For a rich, charismatic cruise along the country's most famous river choose Symphony, the Parisian boat with floor to ceiling windows. However, if you would prefer a unique ride then the Scandinavian-designed Harmony is for you. Perfect for special occasions or a sightseeing day out, this Classic Thames Lunch Cruise will be a dining experience you'll never forget.
7. Bateaux London Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
Escape the bustle of the city streets and unwind over a delicious three-course meal with this Thames lunch cruise. Step on board one of Bateaux London's stunning vessels from the glass pontoon at Embankment Pier before heading up the river for a unique view of the capital. See the Houses of Parliament, St. Paul's Cathedral and the Tower of London, to name just a few. Lunch aboard this Thames river cruise comes from a seasonal set menu, the meal is always suited to the experience and includes tea or coffee. Throughout the cruise, guests enjoy a commentary on the sights as you gently flow past. We also offer Thames cruises for one person, for individuals or parties of odd numbers who wish to attend together (code BATZA).
8. The View from The Shard and Thames Lunch Cruise for Two
Take your lunch with a sightseeing twist and see London from the river and above the rooftops on The View from The Shard and Thames Lunch Cruise for Two. The View from The Shard offers views of London that you won't find anywhere else, sitting as it does 800ft above the city streets. On floors 68 and 69 you can try and find all of the capital's famous spots with the help of The View's smart telescopes and multimedia displays, looking out up to 40 miles in every direction. Just a few floors up the sights will stretch out before you as you'll be on The View's open-top viewing platform, exposed to the elements with the sounds of the city floating up towards you. Your lunch will be served aboard a vessel cruising along the River Thames, where you can each enjoy a two-course set menu while looking out at London's waterfront sights including the HMS Belfast, Golden Hinde and of course the ever-visible Shard.
9. Bateaux Windsor River Thames Sunday Lunch Cruise for Two
Take a trip together on the Thames for a delicious Sunday lunch served aboard a boat as it sails past some Berkshire sights, and enjoy some picturesque scenery as you dine on three courses of tasty British cuisine with this Bateaux Windsor River Thames Sunday Lunch Cruise for Two. On board the musically named 'Melody' floating along the River Thames in Windsor, you'll drift past sights like Windsor Castle, Windsor Racecourse and Eton College as well as the town itself and other nearby Royal Boroughs. Along the way you'll savour the seasonal menu featuring the likes of celeriac and parmesan veloute, roast highlands beef, and sticky toffee pudding giving you a delicious waterside dining experience that you won't find anywhere else in Berkshire. From starter to dessert with soothing background jazz music, there's plenty to enjoy before a complimentary tea or coffee rounds off your tasty cruising afternoon for an atmospheric Sunday lunch you'll be talking about for months to come.
10. Bateaux Windsor Thames Sunday Lunch Cruise for Two
Celebrate the weekend in style with a delicious Sunday lunch cruise for two. This three hour leisurely trip takes place aboard the newest river boat from Bateaux Windsor, aptly named 'The Melody'. Beautifully crafted with bright and spacious interiors, the unique dining experience showcases extraordinary views of the River Thames and the lush landscape of Windsor. With an emphasis on fresh, seasonal food, the three-course menu includes delicious, traditional cuisine that is perfect for celebrating with friends and family. Unwind with an easy-listening jazz soundtrack alongside the meal with Fairtrade tea and coffee afterwards.
11. Bateaux London Classic Thames Sunday Lunch Cruise for Two
Soak up the atmosphere on the river and take in some of Londons most famous sights with this Classic Thames Sunday Lunch Cruise for Two. You'll choose from two fantastic boats for this unforgettable experience – either Parisian boat Symphony, or the Scandinavian-designed Harmony. After a warm welcome, take your seats for a delicious three-course lunch followed by tea and coffee. The cruise passes by many of the best-known landmarks of the city including the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, Tate Modern, Millennium Bridge, Shakespeares Globe, St Pauls Cathedral and Tower Bridge. Whilst on board, youll be thoroughly entertained by a talented live jazz band, performing well-known music with a mixture of fast and slow numbers, so therell be something for everyone in this unforgettable cruise.
12. Bateaux London Thames Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise for Two
Enjoy a Sunday in style, with good food, great views and a live jazz soundtrack! Board the Bateaux London cruiser at the glass pontoon at Embankment Pier and then take your seats for a fun and relaxing cruise down the Thames. Enjoy a three-course meal from a choice menu followed by coffee and tea and admire the views of some of London's iconic landmarks. Cruise past the best of the old and the new - the Houses of Parliament, The London Eye, The Shard, Tate Modern, the Tower of London and much more. And all the while enjoying some toe-tapping jazz from a live professional jazz band on this fantastic day out in London.
13. Thames Lunch Cruise and Coca-Cola London Eye for Two
Experience the very best the capital has to offer with tickets to travel in the Coca-Cola London Eye, plus a leisurely lunch cruise along the Thames. Before boarding the London Eye, experience its brand new 4D motion picture and prepare for a mind-blowing 3D flick which includes spectacular physical effects including wind, bubbles, mist and more. Next, rise up and soak in picture postcard views of London's most iconic landmarks. As if that wasn't enough, board a Thames cruiser and tuck into a delicious two-course lunch with tea or coffee while soaking in sights. Choose which experience to do first or enjoy them on different days.