From $75.00 per adult

Normally $89.00. Save $14.00.

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*Specials available on selected dates only and subject to limited availability. T&C's apply.

  • 2 or 3 course à la carte dining
  • Personalised service
  • Premium upper-deck restaurant seating and 360° Habour views
  • 1 to 2 circuits of the Harbour - each circuit approx. 90-minutes

Top Deck Lunch with 360° harbour views

The Top Deck Lunch Cruise offers an exceptional restaurant experience for you and your loved ones. Featuring à la carte dining and endless Sydney Harbour views this is one waterfront restaurant you won't want to miss.

Choose from the the zippy 90-minute 2-course Top Deck Lunch, ideal for weekday work lunches or weekend lunch escapes. For those with time, long lunches are a revered and infamous Aussie pastime. The 3-course Top Deck Long Lunch is where you'll find friends and family come together with endless plates of food and wine and finishes with memories that last a lifetime.

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All options feature

  • Stunning Sydney Harbour sights by day
  • Premium upper deck seating with expansive windows offering million-dollar views
  • Explore the Harbour’s stunning beaches, national parks, world famous Opera House and Harbour Bridge icons and the playgrounds of the rich and famous
  • A photographer’s and Instagrammer’s dream with spacious outdoor open leisure decks to capture the perfect moments
  • Choice of embarkation points at Circular Quay and Darling Harbour King St Wharf
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi to post your magical moments

Optional Extras

  • Guaranteed window seating
  • Child Menu 4-15 yrs

Top Deck Long Lunch

  • 3-course à la carte menu with expanded main course options including Australian Premium Beef
  • Your choice of one or two 90-minute circuits of Sydney Harbour for up to 3 hours onboard our air-conditioned super-cruiser Sydney 2000
  • Two departures at 12:00pm and 12:30pm

From $89.00 - $104.00

Top Deck Lunch

  • 2-course à la carte menu
  • One 90-minute circuit of Sydney Harbour onboard our air-conditioned super-cruiser Sydney 2000
  • Three departures at 12:00pm, 12:30pm and 1.30pm

From $75.00 - $89.00

Top Deck Lunch Menu (PDF)

Top Deck Long Lunch Menu (PDF)

Child Menu (PDF)

Beverage List

Special Menus and Dietary Requests: All meals are prepared fresh onboard. Special menus may operate on special event dates. Due to the nature of cruising we have limited time to prepare and serve our menus. Most à la carte menus contain vegetarian and gluten free options however requests for special diets, substitutions and modifications of our public Dining Experience menus will be politely declined. View our menus for full details.

    Weekly Schedule

    Top Deck Lunch picks up from Darling Harbour, then Circular Quay before making a round-trip circuit of the Harbour. View the full timetable.

    Top Deck Long Lunch (3-course)

    From Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1 From Circular Quay Wharf 6
    Thursday - Sunday
    Check availability for additional departures
    Depart 12:00pm,
    Disembark 1:30pm, 3:00pm
    Depart 12:30pm
    Disembark 2:00pm, 3:30pm

    Top Deck Lunch (2-course)

    From Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1 From Circular Quay Wharf 6
    Thursday - Sunday
    Check availability for additional departures
    Depart 12:00pm, 1:30pm
    Disembark 1:30pm, 3:00pm
    Depart 12:30pm
    Disembark 2:00pm

    Please note special timetables and vessels operate on selected dates. Explore our timetable section for the latest information.

      Top Deck Long Lunch (3-course)

      RetailAdult
      Child 4-15
      $104
      $75
      FAMILY SPECIAL
      Child Menu 4-15 yrs
      See Family Bonus for how to book

      Not available with online specials

      $45
      Book Online AdultFrom $89
      NSW Parent Voucher save $50 per voucherMore Info

      Retail rates are valid to 31 March 2023. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.

      Top Deck Lunch (2-course)

      RetailAdult
      Child 4-15
      $89
      $65
      FAMILY SPECIAL
      Child Menu 4-15 yrs
      See Family Bonus for how to book

      Not available with online specials

      $40
      Book Online AdultFrom $75
      NSW Parent Voucher save $50 per voucherMore Info

      The above rates are valid to 31 March 2023. All prices are per person. Specials subject to change.

      Guaranteed Window Seating

      Expansive windows throughout our vessels offer superb viewing no matter where you are seated. For those who wish to guarantee window seating, surcharges apply. Please note surcharges apply to all guests on the same table/booking.

      Guaranteed Window Seating per person$15


          Celebration Desserts

          We love to celebrate! Please let your waiter know if you would like to present the celebratee’s dessert with complimentary sparklers

          Cakeage Options

          • Plate Your Own $3.00pp: Guests provide a cake and your waiter will provide a cutting knife, plates and cutlery
          • Chef Plated $5.00pp: Guests provide a cake, which is cut and plated by our chefs with a dollop of whipped cream and a drizzle of raspberry coulis and served by your waiter
          • Please note cakeage fees apply to all guests in the booking and prepayment is required – contact us for arrangements

          Child Menu

          See Family Bonus for details


          More information

          Wharf Check-in Offices

          Please ensure you check which of these locations your cruise departs from, this information can be found on your booking documentation.

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            Captain Cook Cruises' guests receive special rates at selected parking stations when you pre-book your car park online with Wilson Parking.

            Remember to check with local authorities for special event road closures.

            Groups of 10 or more guests

            • 10% off already discounted online prices
              Valid on the Gold Dinner, Starlight Dinner, Sunset Dinner, Top Deck Lunch and High Tea cruises in our public restaurant decks, excluding selected special events.
            • Plus book online and only pay 30% deposit
              with the balance due 7-days prior to cruise date

            Private Rooms
            Book a private room with your own private cocktail deck. Private rooms are suitable for 2 to 60 guests. Private deck are available for larger groups. Prices are based on bespoke food and drink menus. Contact our Events Team.

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