As day fades into night, step on board Willow Room for a relaxed evening of delicious contemporary food and delightful drinks. Our Windsor Dinner Cruise combines fine dining with ambient music and sophistication. Sit back, raise a glass and enjoy a five-course set menu as you sail through the heart of Windsor.
When you join us at our delightful Willow Room venue, you can pick from two Windsor Dinner Cruise packages. Make your evening a night to remember.
Five-course set menu
2hr 30m experience
Sparkling wine Aperitif
Five-course set menu
Half a bottle of wine and mineral water per person
2hr 30m experience
Sailing times are Friday and Saturdays, plus Thursdays in high season.
We depart from Thames Side, Windsor, SL4 1QN.
We encourage a smart casual dress code on our Windsor Dinner Cruise.
Children under the age of 12 are not permitted on our Dinner Cruise.
Our delicious five-course set menu is expertly created by our Head Chef. Our food showcases quality ingredients and celebrates contemporary British cooking at its finest. Although we offer a set menu, we do cater to various allergies. Do you have additional requirements? Let us know in advance and we can tailor our menu just for you.
You can book a Windsor Dinner Cruise on a Friday or Saturday evening. We also run a Thursday sail in high season. Willow Room departs from Thames Side and you will be able to clearly see the Willow Room signage. We recommend that guests arrive at 19:00, half an hour prior to departure, so we have plenty of time to welcome everyone on board. The whole dining experience lasts for 2 hours 30 minutes and returns to Thames Side. We encourage our guests to adhere to a smart casual dress code when they join us for their Windsor Dinner Cruise. Additional wine, beer and soft drinks can be purchased on board.
Please note that we can only accept card payments on board.
What do I need to bring with me to board?
Please bring you e-ticket or voucher with you. This will help make the boarding process as smooth as possible.
Will the cruise operate if the weather is bad?
Our cruises operate regardless of the weather unless in conditions of poor visibility. The captain will make the decision on the day if the cruise will not operate. You will be informed of your options on the day if this affects you. Our vessels are closed in so you will not be affected by wind, snow or rain.
What if I need to get off the vessel urgently due to an emergency?
In the event of an emergency we will contact the emergency services to meet us at the nearest pier.
Can I smoke on board the boats?
No smoking is allowed on board Willow Room.
Do you have a dress code?
Bateaux Windsor cruise is a special experience and a great opportunity to create some wonderful memories with your friends and family.
A smart casual dress code is the norm, however, please feel free to dress for your occasion whether you are celebrating or just heading out for a fabulous meal on the Thames.
We would advise against flip-flops, leisurewear and ripped jeans.
Do you allow pets on board?
No pets are allowed on board with the exception of Guide Dogs.
Are children allowed on board?
Children under the age of 3 are not permitted on board any of our cruises. On board our dinner cruises, we only accept children of 12 or more.
Children’s prices are available for those aged between 3 and 12 years and are available for Lunch, Sunday Lunch and Afternoon Tea only.
Prams, bassinets and push chairs are not permitted on our vessels and high chairs are not available.
Can i stay for longer at the bar after my experience has finished?
We are obliged to adhere to the specific pier slot booked for disembarking and so unfortunately cannot invite guests to remain on board once the cruise has ended.
Is there also table service for drinks?
Yes. Drinks are only available as part of the service to the tables.
Can we purchase drinks on board?
Your drinks can be purchased on board. All bills must be paid in full before disembarkation.
We accept all major credit/debit cards onboard.