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Tampa Dock: 603 Channelside Dr. Tampa FL 33602

Tampa Dining Cruises

Cruise by unique waterfront locations such as Harbour Island, Davis Island and Downtown Tampa on our two and a half hour dining cruises in Tampa.  Featuring delicious starters, popular entrées, indulgent desserts and a full cocktail menu, Yacht StarShip has become the premier dining cruise option in Tampa during its seventeen years of service on the water.

Interested in our Clearwater cruises? Click here.

Popular among locals, business visitors and tourists alike, Yacht StarShip’s dining cruises also feature exemplary service, music favorites, dancing, cool sea breezes on the promenade deck and even the possibility of spotting local sea life!

Read below for full details of our dining cruise experience or click here to reserve your spot today.

Cruise Calendar

Your evening will include:

Boarding: Upon boarding, our Yacht StarShip photographer will capture a welcome aboard souvenir photo (available for purchase). After your photo the Captain and Crew will welcome you aboard and direct you to your dining room. Please note, for your security, we require that all reservations must present credit card used and matching photo ID at our ticket booth upon boarding.

Reserved Seating: Once in the dining room the Host or Dining Room Manager will escort you to your private, reserved table. All seats have a great view, however, you can purchase a guaranteed window seat.

Menu: Enjoy freshly prepared cuisine from our Executive Chef and Galley Staff. Your ticket includes a 3-course meal, with optional 4th course appetizer or center cut filet available for an additional charge. The entree menu changes seasonally. Water, Tea and Coffee are included with your ticket.

Holiday and summer cruises feature buffet dining, see Holiday and Specialty Cruises for event menus.

Dancing: After dining, visit the promenade or lounge deck and dance the night away as the Cruise Director plays the romantic classics and latest invigorating dance tunes. Requests are welcomed!

Spectacular Views: Cruise by million dollar mansions and Florida’s largest seaport, in route to beautiful Tampa Bay. You will experience the best views of Tampa’s magnificent and growing skyline!  You may choose to enjoy a champagne toast while enjoying a spectacular Florida sunset or you can choose an after-dinner drink under the moonlit bay while looking for shooting stars.

Gift Certificates: Gift Certificates are available for purchase online, click here.

For frequently asked questions including dress code and parking, please visit our FAQ section.


Tampa Public Cruise

Thanks for making this celebration of my husband’s retirement so elegant and enjoyable. By the way, the fresh baked cookies at departure were a nice surprise.

Diana, July 2018

The atmosphere was awesome, the crew was very courteous and kind.

Cynthia, July 2018

We had a wonderful time. The food was so good, and the service was excellent! Thank you for helping us celebrate our 51st anniversary.

David, June 2018

The weather was perfect, food delicious, friendly staff, and a great location at Channelside!

Rachel, June 2018

A wonderful selection of food in the Father’s Day buffet – and delicious! All staff very friendly, including the girls in the ticket booth when we checked-in. Perfect from beginning to the end, with surprise yummy cookies served on departure. Thanks for a great cruise experience!

Suzanne, June 2018

We had the best servers. It was an absolutely wonderful experience! Great value for the money. Will definitely do it again and recommend to my friends and family. Thank you.

Terry, June 2018