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

  • 4-course à la carte dining
  • Live music
  • 1 to 2 circuits of the harbour - each circuit approx. 2 hours
  • Personalised service

A Brilliant Dinner as smart as it is spectacular

This premium à la carte dining experience embodies everything that makes our city so special. Quality Australian food, live entertainment and a premium, yet relaxed setting. All set against the spectacular backdrop of Sydney’s skyline by night.

The Brilliant Dinner has been replaced by our new Starlight Dinner Cruise from 01 April 2022

Local seafood and a cut above steak

The Brilliant Dinner Cruise combines all the necessary elements of a sparkling evening out in Australia’s most exciting city. Live music, dancing, an extensive Australian and international wine list, local seafood and a fine cut steak.

This restaurant style dinner cruise is the perfect spot for a romantic date night or a casual family celebration on the water. The views don’t get more waterfront that this! Expansive windows throughout the vessel offer superb views no matter where you are seated.

Inclusions

  • 4-course à la carte dining
  • Live music
  • 1 to 2 circuits of the harbour - each circuit approx. 2 hours
  • Premium upper-deck restaurant seating and 360° harbour views
  • Personalised service
  • Outdoor open star deck
  • Free Wi-Fi

Optional Extras

  • Guaranteed window seating

Brilliant Dinner Menu valid to 31Mar22 (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

    The Brilliant Dinner picks up from Darling Harbour, then Circular Quay before making a round-trip circuit of the Harbour. View the full timetable.

    Brilliant Dinner Departs From Darling Harbour King St Wharf 1 From Circular Quay Wharf 6
    Friday & SaturdayDepart 5:00pm, 7:00pm
    Disembark 7:00pm, 9:00pm, 10:30pm
    Depart 5:30pm, 7:30pm
    Disembark 7:30pm, 9:30pm
    Thursday & Sunday
    Check availability for additional departures
    Depart 5:00pm
    Disembark 7:00pm
    Depart 5:30pm
    Disembark 7:30pm

    • Thursday 03, 10 & 17 March 2022 - All Dining services cancelled
    • Friday 04,11 & 18 March 2022 - Dining services will operate between 12:00pm - 7:00pm (no departures after 7:00pm)

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

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      Retail rates are valid to 31 March 2022. 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$25

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          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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            Groups of 10 or more guests

            • 10% off already discounted online prices
              Valid on the Gold Dinner, Brilliant 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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