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Hornblower Cruises & Events San Diego
Grape Street Pier 1800 North Harbor Drive San Diego, CA 92101
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17 ratings
4.3 average rating
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3 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 22 2012

Very appealing cruise, attentive staff, delicious food (choice of steak, chicken or vegetable), suitable music, adjusted to the particular course and beautiful view throughout the harbour.
Would always come back and recommend this highly for...continued

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4 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended May 27 2014

This was a delightful evening. Smooth sailing, comfortable accommodations, good food , happy DJ and professional, friendly staff.
Parking was easy too.

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7 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 10 2014

I've been on many Hornblower cruises and all have been fun including this one, but a little lackluster. The food was really good. But the mood set by the DJ was very boring. Music was too low and any song selection we asked for was told, it wasn't...continued

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What You Get:

  • 3-hour cruise aboard a yacht on San Diego Bay
  • Boarding glass of champagne or sparkling cider
  • Complimentary coffee and tea
  • 3-course dinner
  • Private Dining Table, no sharing with strangers
  • DJ entertainer for music requests and dancing
  • Views that change with the courses
  • Onboard opportunity to add hors d’oeuvres, California wines and premium dessert options

Dinner Menu

First Course

The Signature Salad (Mixed Baby Greens, Seasonal Crisp Vegetables Lightly Dressed)

Warm Rustic Rolls With Butter

Second Course

Bistro Steak 8 oz. USDA Choice Flat Iron, Truffle Butter, Fresh Herbs, Crisp Shallots, Potato Gratin, Seasonal Vegetable


California Grilled Breast of Chicken Garlic Pancetta Cream, Parmesan Risotto, Seasonal Vegetable


Vegetarian Selection Roasted Vegetable Timpano, Fresh Pasta, Italian Cheese, Sauce Bechamel, with Wilted Spinach, Fennel, Leeks, Fresh Tomato Sauce


White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake (Dark Chocolate Cookie Crust, Berry Sauce, Whipped Cream)

*Dinner Menu Enhancements

*Enhancements are in addition to Dinner Cruise pricing. Visit for prices or call customer service.


Classic Shrimp Cocktail Six Chilled Jumbo Shrimp, Spicy Creole Cocktail Sauce, Fresh Lemon

Oven Baked Spinach & Artichoke Gratin (Sauteed Onions, Red Peppers, Herbed Bread Crumbs, Parmesan Cheese)

Bruschetta (Seasonal Ingredients, Grated Cheese, Fresh Herbs)

Second Course

Duet Option: USDA Choice Center Cut Grilled Filet Mignon Black Truffle, Fresh Herb Butter and Fresh Filet of Salmon Citrus Marinade, Papaya, Cilantro Relish, Potato Gratin, Seasonal Vegetable

*Dessert Classics

*Creme Brulee, Fresh Berries, Whipped Cream

Chocolate Fantasea Chocolate Creation of the Day

Season’s Best Berries, Grand Marnier Drizzle, Whipped Cream

About the Ticket Supplier: Hornblower Cruises and Events, SD

For twenty-five years, Hornblower Cruises & Events has provided stunning venues for corporate events, wedding receptions, birthday celebrations, nightly dinner cruises and weekend champagne brunch cruises. Book now to enjoy spectacular views and the refreshing ocean breeze aboard a dining cruise or champagne brunch cruises departing daily from Hornblower's ports in San Francisco, Berkeley, Marina del Rey, Long Beach, Newport Beach or San Diego.