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Nina's Dandy
Zero Prince St. Alexandria, VA 22314
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3 stars
The weather was Warm. I wore Casual dressy.
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Nina's Dandy Dinner Cruise
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11 events
11 reviews
99 stars
attended Jun 22 2007

I was extremely appreciative of the Goldstar discount which made this event more affordable for us. (I do not know if I would have booked this event for the regular fee which is a bit pricey!) My in-laws who live outside of the US were here for...continued

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2 stars
attended Jul 01 2007

The food was quite good for a boat, but hardly worth a list price of $80 pp. Note the fine-print, gratuity and tax (totaling around $18 pp) are collected on board, in addition to whatever you drink. Lots of 40 somethings and 50 somethings...continued

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 31 2007

I need to note, for the record, I was expecting something rather different from what I got and that's why I was fairly disappointed. Let me first explain what I was expecting. I was expecting a middle aged (30 - 40 something) crowd on a small...continued

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The dinner cruise lasts three hours.

The Dandy Cruise Ships’ menu features signature dishes that are prepared fresh daily in the ships’ kitchen, using only the finest ingredients. The menu is always free of trans fats. Nothing is fried, and any sauteeing is done in olive oil.

See the menu here

For dinner cruises, gentlemen are encouraged to wear dress pants with a nice shirt and possibly a jacket. Ladies typically wear business or cocktail attire. No tank tops or cut-offs.

Please note:
You will pay on site for bar charges, taxes, fuel surcharges and gratuity, which will be based on the full price and are not included in the Goldstar ticket price. Menu subject to change. Substitutions may be made.

About the Ticket Supplier: Dandy Restaurant Cruises

Dandy Restaurant Cruises is a fine dining dinner-boat pioneer with over 30 years of successful operating experience and is world renown for excellent food and service in an elegant atmosphere.