London's Best Dinner Cruise on the Thames

As the sun sets and the city lights up, step on board and get ready for an exceptional evening on the river.

Your table awaits, so sit down, relax and let the boat take you on a journey through the city. When Big Ben chimes it will feel like time is standing still...

You will soon begin to smell aromas of delicious food cooking in the kitchen. Step outside to feel the breeze as you pass under London’s most iconic bridges and let the sights unfold around you. As the live band begins to play, your food is served for you to enjoy with our carefully selected wines.

BOARDING 1900hrs  | DEPARTURE 1930hrs |  RETURN 2215hrs

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Dinner Cruise

Experience the excitement of London by night with a five course set menu, live entertainment and striking views of London.

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With our Superior Cruise you get:

  • Two and three quarter hour cruise
  • Five course set menu
  • Live Entertainment
Book Now – £79pp


Dinner Cruise

Enjoy a five course set menu with complimentary wine, live entertainment and striking views of London at night.

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With our Premier Cruise you get:

  • Two and three quarter hour cruise
  • Sparkling Welcome Drink
  • Five course set menu
  • Live Entertainment
  • Half a bottle of House wine and mineral water per person served with dinner
  • Barista Coffee
Book Now – £109pp


Dinner Cruise

A guaranteed window table, five course set menu, wines from our Signature wine list and a champagne welcome drink.

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With our Signature Cruise you get:

  • A la carte aperitif of your choice
  • Five course à la carte menu
  • Wine paring with each course
  • Digestif
  • Barista Coffee
  • Live Entertainment
  • 2hr 45m experience
Book Now – £149pp

Cruise Information

  • Our Dinner cruise has a smart dress code. Find out more about our dress code policy.

  • Children under 12 years are not permitted on our dinner cruises.

  • We are located at Embankment Pier, London. Find out more about how to find us.

  • BOARDING 1900hrs  | DEPARTURE 1930hrs |  RETURN 2215hrs
  • When should I arrive for the dinner cruise?

    For the dinner cruise service, we recommend arriving at 19:00 pm. There can be a queue to board and we will be setting sail at 19:45 pm. Please leave plenty of time before boarding to collect tickets.


  • How long does the dinner cruise last?

    Our Thames dinner cruise takes approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes. During this time you will be served a five-course dinner while sailing past the iconic sights of central London.

  • Where does the cruise start and finish?

    All Bateaux London dinner cruises start and finish at Embankment Pier. The nearest tube station is Embankment and is approximately a 1-minute walk from the pier.

  • Does the dinner cruise make any stops?

    After setting sail from Embankment Pier, the boat will make its way down the river Thames before sailing back to Embankment Pier. You cannot get off at any unauthorised stops.

  • What will I see on the dinner cruise in London?

    All river cruises with Bateaux take in spectacular views of the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tate Modern, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, HMS Belfast, Tower of London, Tower Bridge and Westminster Pier.

  • Does your dinner cruise cater to guests with special dietary requirements?

    With a host of highly talented chefs on board, we are able to cater for guests with a range of dietary requirement. All we ask is that you provide us with at least five (5) days notice of your particular dietary requirement. This includes guests with gluten-free or vegan diets. Please complete the dietary requirements section at the checkout stage of your booking.

  • What is the dress code?

    While we want our guests to be as comfortable as possible, we ask that guests adhere to a smart casual dress code.

  • What live entertainment is provided on a dinner cruise?

    All our dinner cruises include live entertainment from a singer and band with a large repertoire of music from various genres.

  • Do you provide commentary on board a dinner cruise?

    Unfortunately, we do not provide commentary on board our dinner cruise service. For commentary, please see our lunch cruise service. This service offers a professionally recorded commentary of the views of London.

  • Can I go outside between courses?

    We encourage all guests to order a cocktail or glass of sparkling wine and head to the upper outside decks. Upstairs you can relax with a drink while views of London's most iconic landmarks unfold around you.

  • Do I have to share a table with other guests like other dinner cruises?

    No, each booking is allocated its own individual table. This allows you to enjoy the dinner cruise at your own pace and chat away as the views of London unfold around you.

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