Sandestin (Destin) Fine Dining Dinner and Dancing Cruise

Come enjoy a romantic evening cruise with an exquisite 3-course meal and dancing!

Come and enjoy the area's only fine dining entertainment yacht. The yacht features fresh gulf seafood, prime beef and much more, all prepared in a full service galley. Live entertainment and a full bar is available to enhance the experience.

Activity Highlights
→ The one and only fine dining yacht in Northwest Florida.
→ Live entertainment and full bar.
→ Cruise the beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay.
→ Top observation deck for stunning views.

Public Cruise Menu Selections

Course 1 - Fresh Garden Salad and Artisan Bread

Course 2 - Please choose one

Beef Filet Mignon Chef’s cabernet demi-glace and garlic compound butter, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables.

Beef Filet Mignon & Shrimp Sauté Chef’s cabernet demi-glace and garlic compound butter, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables. (Add $12 to your ticket)

Beef Filet Mignon with Lump Crab Scampi Chef’s cabernet demi-glace and garlic compound butter, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables (Add $12 to your ticket)

Seared Gulf Fish of the Day White wine beurre blanc, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables

Seared Gulf Fish & Shrimp Sautee White wine beurre blanc, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables (Add $12 to your ticket)

Fresh Rosemary Baked Breast of Chicken Madeira reduction, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables

Gulf Shrimp & Grits Local, organic stone-ground grits, sautéed shrimp, with a zesty andouille sausage sauce & seasonal vegetables

Southern Style Crab Cakes All sweet lump crabmeat with roasted red bell pepper sauce, herb-infused potatoes & seasonal vegetables

Harvest Vegetables Roasted vegetables over ginger herb rice and topped with a tomato ragout

Course 3 - Chef's Dessert

All entrées served with Chef’s choice seasonal vegetables. Steaks will be cooked to medium unless otherwise noted.

Children menu is chicken tenders and mac n cheese (includes salad and dessert).

Booking Details:

Please bring with you the provided confirmation number (located on the voucher e-mailed to you after online purchase) and a valid drivers license for verification with the hostess. Customers will board the yacht at the Sandestin marina located within the Sandestin Resort. Please arrive at least 45 minutes before departure. Reservations booked less than 24hrs prior to arrival are not guaranteed until confirmed by the vendor.

Departure Details
The dining yacht runs on select days each month throughout the year. The cruise departure times typically vary between 5pm-7pm. (Boarding begins an hour before and all guests must arrive 45 minutes prior to departure to check in). Holiday Cruises may depart earlier or later, but PLEASE CONFIRM the departure time prior to arrival as times do change. Please be advised that this dinner cruise features cruise style seating and you may be sat with other parties depending on cruise occupancy. If you have a specific person/party you would like to be seated with please list their name in the comments section when booking, please keep in mind this is a request. The only way to guarantee being seated together is to book together. If you do not see availability for a future month, it's a good chance the schedule has not come out yet for those dates. Please check back at a later date for future cruise availability.

Duration: 3 Hours

● 3 course meal (Entree, salad, dessert)
● Coffee & Tea
● 3 Hour Cruise
● Live Entertainment

● Alcoholic Beverages
● Appetizers
● Cruise Photo ($15)
● Gratuities (18-20% customary)

● Upscale casual dress code required. This can include khaki's, polo shirts, sundresses, skirts, nice blouse, etc. No jeans/cutoff's, no flip-flop sandals. Sport coat not required.

● Passengers that need accommodations for limited mobility or wheelchair accessibility are requested to leave a note in the Reservation Comments.
● Public Parking is available at the Sandestin Resort Marina

Additional Information
● Passengers that need accommodations for limited mobility or wheelchair accessibility are requested to leave a note in the Reservation Comments.
● Customers may arrive at least one hour early to enjoy cocktails and views of the marina.
● Children and infants are welcome.
● The yacht accommodates 150 passengers.
● Beverages and appetizers are available for purchase upon the cruise.
● Parking, traffic, and other unforeseen obstacles can cause you to miss the boat. The boat will leave the dock at the scheduled time and we cannot hold the boat for any reason.
● If unfavorable weather conditions cause the cruise to cancel, refunds will be applied if customers cannot reschedule.

Cancellation Policy
Customers may cancel by 5pm the day before their arrival date to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. For holiday cruises, a two day notice is required. Customers that cancel after 5pm the day prior to their trip will not be eligible for a refund. If weather is unfavorable, the trip may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as the changes are completed before 5pm the day prior to arrival (two days for holiday cruises).
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Read what other TripShock! travelers think about the Sandestin (Destin) Fine Dining Dinner and Dancing Cruise. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip. Only TripShock! customers may leave reviews. Please login to your reservation to post your review.

June 8th cruise

Review of Sandestin (Destin) Fine Dining Dinner and Dancing Cruise

  • Sanita Smith USA Jun 11 2017 08:50am

    Everything was great. The only thing to complain about was that drinks were not filled often enough. The music was fantastic.

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  • michael destin florida about 8 days ago

    cruise trip

    great trip, the food options could of been better if there were more options to the 3 course meal besides salad's and cheese cake.

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  • tamisha USA about 9 days ago

    Dinner Cruise

    The dinner cruise was excellent!! The food was superb (I am very picky about what I like). The entertainment was good as well. I will definitely go again!

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  • Dana Paynter USA about 18 days ago

    Blood moon

    We went on march 31, night of a blood moon! This just made the dinner cruise a little more special. It was a beautiful view. Very nice staff. Good time

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  • Vincent USA about 1 month ago

    Ok but not great

    I’m not sure why this cruise had such high ratings. It wasn’t terrible but it sure wasn’t spectacular. The staff was great. Our server, Sherri, was great. The captain was very hospitable and greeted us while boarding. The dj/entertainer was pretty good

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  • James Marquardt USA about 5 months ago

    Great anniversary experiance

    Meal was excellent, could cut the steak with a fork, wait staff were professional and served entire meal quickly, entertainment was a fantastic sax player who played during the meal and then played recorded dance music for the remainder of the cruise. My wife said that this was our best anniversary ever and it was our 53rd. I think that about says it all.

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  • gloria USA about 6 months ago

    Destin Dinner Cruise

    The dinner cruise was fantastic. The food was excellent and the entertainment was also excellent. I will do this again next time we are in Destin. Thanks so much for a wonderful night

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  • Neal USA about 7 months ago

    Great evening together

    Great food, excellent service and lots of relaxation time to go up top on the boat after dinner service. Wish the cruise would have left an hour earlier so we could have been cruising during the sunset, but not a huge deal. Very romantic evening.

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  • loren dennis USA about 7 months ago

    Special night with work team

    We had 13 employees take the cruise. We had so much fun talking and being with each other. The staff was accommodating to our groups size. The meal was very good. I would have liked to see more of the area but the views we had were nice.

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  • Christine DESTIN, FL about 9 months ago

    Fine Dining Dinner and Dancing Cruise

    I would suggest this to any couple. IF you love Sunsets, music and great food, this is for you. It was absolutely amazing. Top deck was open for viewing and dancing. We saw all the phases of the sunset, and danced to the live music. It was a little confusing figuring out where to go once we parked, we were not sure if we were in the right place, but all worked out and it was my FAVORITE part of the trip with my HONEY!!!

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  • Ed USA about 9 months ago


    Excellent food, service and entertainment on our fourth cruise. We will be back.

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