Thames Lunch Cruise

Lunchtime Sail

London's Best Lunch Cruise on the Thames

Contemporary food & drink and stunning views from one of our original dining rooms.The lunchtime sail is a serene experience. Glide along as we serve three delicious courses to your table.

Combining a relaxing atmosphere, a three-course set menu and spectacular views of the city, a lunch cruise with Bateaux is the only way to tour London or Windsor.

Setting sail from Embankment or Windsor Pier, sit back and enjoy the spectacular views and delightful audio commentary as our talented chefs create a delicious seasonal menu.

Glass Room & River Room take you past the Houses of Parliament, the Coca-Cola London Eye, St. Paul’s Cathedral and the Tower of London, amongst other famous landmarks.

A menu for children and upgrade options are also available.

Experience Lunch across our Venues

Lunch on Glass Room

Contemporary food & drink and stunning views from one of London’s most original dining rooms makes for an unforgettable lunch experience on the River Thames. Uncover another London on board Glass Room with our sightseeing commentary.

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Lunch at Willow Room

The lunchtime sail is a serene experience. Glide through Windsor as we serve three delicious courses to your table, compiled of a selection of carefully prepared and nourishing dinners. Expect classics and creative twists.

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If you are joining us for lunch, wear your best smart casual attire so we can sail in style. Although we operate a relaxed dress code if that better suits your occasion.

Please arrive at least 30 mins before your departure time so we can ensure a prompt departure.

Our Lunch Experience is suitable for the whole family. We are happy to welcome children from the age of 3.

Uncover tales from history through our audio commentary.

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Lunch FAQs

Please bring you e-ticket or voucher with you. This will help make the boarding process as smooth as possible.

No, each lunch cruise booking is allocated its own individual table. This allows you to enjoy the delightful audio commentary as the views of London unfold around you.

For a tour of London like no other, make sure that your order a cocktail, head to the outside deck and relax as the views of London’s most iconic landmarks unfold around you

Unfortunately, we do not provide live band entertainment on board our lunch service. For live band entertainment, please see our dinner service.

All of our river Thames lunch experiences include a professionally recorded commentary of the views of London that will be playing throughout your experience.

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

Whether you’re gluten-free, vegan or pescatarian, the Bateaux chef is more than happy to cater for your particular dietary requirement. All we ask is that you provide our chef with five (5) days notice of your dietary requirements. Please complete the dietary requirements section at the checkout stage of your booking.

Our lunch experience take in the best views of the heart of London. Look forward to gazing at 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, as you have never seen them before.

Our London lunch experience will start and finish at Embankment Pier. The nearest tube station (Embankment) is approximately a one minute walk from the pier.

For the lunch cruise service, we recommend arriving at 12:00 am. There can be a queue to board and we will be setting sail at 12:30 noon. Please leave plenty of time before boarding to collect tickets.

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