Top Deck 2 course

Inclusions

  • Cruise on MV Sydney 2000*
  • Two course contemporary Australian a la carte dining
  • Main Harbour Sights
  • Million dollar views 
  • Menu

Need to know

Timetable

 

Below are the normal departure details. Special timetables operate on selected dates.

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Departs Circular Quay Wharf No.6 Darling Harbour King St Wharf No.1
 Daily   12.30pm. Disembark 2.20pm or 3.45pm  12noon. Disembark 1.45pm or 3.30pm

^Timetable changes 

  • 06 November 2018 
    • Cruise departs Darling Harbour King Street Wharf No.1 at 12.30pm and returns at 2.00pm. There will be no Circular Quay option on this day 

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Created for the locals, this cruise offers an exceptional cruising restaurant experience. The menu is premium a la carte and served on the upper restaurant deck of MV Sydney 2000 with sensational views of Sydney. More Info ...

The Top Deck Lunch is immensely popular with local groups looking for a more sophisticated experience than just a sightseeing cruise. There is no commentary to disrupt the flow of conversation and the menu is Contemporary Australian a la carte. Celebration cakes are despatched to every corner of the deck leaving a trail of sparkles in their wake.

Guests can choose their favourite two courses. An entree and main, a main and dessert, two entrees, or if you have a dentist in the family, two desserts. Additional desserts can be purchased onboard if anyone decides they would like a third course. 

Depending on your afternoon schedule there is a choice of early or late disembarkations. For visiting international corporate clients this cruise is the perfect blend of business and pleasure. The pre-defined finish time allows hosts to conclude their social business in a timely manner and be back at the office without the awkward `time to ship out and shove off' moment.

Also available at additional cost

  • Third course. Note cheaper if purchased at time of booking but all guests must select to have the additional course. Alternatively individuals can purchase an additional course onboard.

Dress: We recommend Smart Casual

*About Your Vessel
Cruise aboard Sydney’s premier fleet including the spectacular Sydney 2000 and John Cadman 2, both with million dollar views and expansive cocktail decks. Our world class vessels are chosen for many international VIP dignitaries including the official arrival of Pope Benedict XVI for World Youth Day. Air-conditioned restaurant decks, private dining rooms, expansive decks and 360 degree open Star Deck are just a few of the features. Special attention has been made to ensure fantastic views from every seat with below table height windows. Sydney 2000 operates on dining cruises most days however we do always reserve the right to amend vessels at any time.

Children Under 18 Years
Please note children under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult on all dining cruises.

Accessibility for people with a Disability Policy

Responsible Service of Alcohol Policy

Special Diet? Most dietary requirements can be catered for with advance notice - Contact Us

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YOUR SAY STARLIGHT DINNER - Thank you for a perfect evening. Everything was delightful, great food, friendly, helpful staff Rob & Gill

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88 % approval from 34 responses

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Rating
2 weeks ago
5/5

Yes & Yes

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 weeks ago
5/5

Service: We had a wonderful time on the Captain Cook Cruise! Service was attentive with lots of friendly smiles.
Product: We thoroughly enjoyed the 2-course lunch - food was delicious!

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 weeks ago
5/5

Service: Amazing 6th wedding anniversary lunch cruise. Enjoyed the experience and the food!!
Product: Great 6th wedding anniversary lunch

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 weeks ago
4/5

Service: The staff were very attentive. The meal was wonderful. The location is of course first class!!
Product: Very good value and wonderful service.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

3 weeks ago
5/5

Service: service and food
Product: good food and friendly service

Review for Top Deck Lunch

3 weeks ago
5/5

Service: The staff were very pleasant and the service very good.
Product: Every one of the 21 meals served were enjoyed by all and in particular the steaks were very tender and cooked to everyones taste.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 weeks ago
5/5

Service: The whole experience of the top deck luncheon was amazing - the delightful menu/food, the service, the environment and views and of course the beautiful and perfect weather on the day. This cruise was recommended by one of my sisters who experienced the same cruise 2 years ago. I would certainly recommend it to others. My daughter and I enjoyed an awesome few days in Sydney and this cruise was one of our highlights. The one thing I would recommend with the lunch is that tea or coffee be included as we paid extra. Thankyou so much Captain Cook Cruises.

Anne Dubois and Rani Baker.
Product: I have written all my comments in the previous box.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 weeks ago
2/5

Service: Vegetarian options very limited
its 2 options, take it or leave it..
Product: Of course the cruise, harbor is great. Lunch is not the main inventive for cruise.

Response from Captain Cook Cruises: Dear customer,

Thank you for your review of your Top Deck Lunch Cruise. Our menu is listed on our website and we always encourage customers to view this to understand the inclusions on their selected cruise.

Once again, thank you for your review.

Kind regards,
Head of Customer Service
Captain Cook Cruises

Review for Top Deck Lunch

1 month ago
5/5

As a travel agent, i wanted to have an experience that showed me the sights and that I will be able to sell to my customers. This was by far the best option as it sves the travel and to include such a lovely lunch was a bonus. The no commentary was great also as I could sit back relax and take in the view. Many thanks for the experience.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

1 month ago
5/5

Service: The service food and the whole experience was great
Product: The food we were served was delicious

Review for Top Deck Lunch

1 month ago
5/5

Service: Attentive staff. Very polite and happy faces. This is now a go to for me. Nothing like a good meal by the window floating around our beautiful harbour. I grab a friend now and then when I want to indulge and very good value
Product: Very good staff and food. Enjoyed window table. Spoily outing

Review for Top Deck Lunch

1 month ago
2/5

Boat had strong engine fumes, which made sitting inside somewhat uncomfortable. lunch was nice. Staff were friendly.

Response from Captain Cook Cruises: Dear customer,

Thank you for your review of your Top Deck Lunch experience. We pride ourselves in the service we provide to all our customers and we are happy to read that you had a good experience in this regard. We continually monitor all aspects of the production chain including receipt, storage, distribution, cooking and presentation to ensure a top quality and consistent product is presented to our guests, so we’re glad that your lunch was to your standards. We apologise for the fuel fumes that permeated the rear end of the vessel in your experience. We do operate under strict environment controls for all our fuels used on our vessels, and like all vehicles using petroleum the fumes are funnelled via our exhaust.

Once again, thank you for your review.

Kind regards,
Head of Customer Service
Captain Cook Cruises

Review for Top Deck Lunch

1 month ago
5/5

Service: Fabulous staff were great, one of best well done steaks I’ve ever had compliments to chef. View pretty awesome also.
Product: Lovely lunch was yummy thank you

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 months ago
5/5

Service: It was a great experience and I will recommend it to all my friends. However I’m still waiting for my complimentary birthday voucher which was included in the offer. When will I receive that?
Product: Best harbour in the world, great food, good service

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 months ago
5/5

Service: The Top Deck lunch is of the highest quality, staff are always friendly, the cruise itself shows Sydney Harbour at its finest and value for money is very good
Product: Good quality and selection served by friendly staff

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 months ago
5/5

Service: The staff were very friendly and obliging! The seats very comfortable and the food very nice! Views spectacular!
Product: Same as before! The staff, comfort, food were a very high standard! Views unbelievable!

Review for Top Deck Lunch

2 months ago
4/5

Service: My husband & I enjoyed seeing all the Sydney sights while enjoying a nice lunch on the harbour
Product: Reasonable priced lunch with a view. We got a good price due to winter offseason

Review for Top Deck Lunch

3 months ago
5/5

me and my 2 teenage girls loved it. we are planning to come back with the whole family and will be taking this cruise again, food was amazing , it was great experience and would recommened this

Review for Top Deck Lunch

3 months ago
5/5

Magnificent boat; great views; good service and terrific food.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

3 months ago
5/5

Service: Great Service, great VFM, really helpful - made for an excellent experience.
Every Guest loved it!
Product: Great Food, Service and location! Very well looked after (especially Vivienne)

Review for Top Deck Lunch

3 months ago
5/5

Service: Excellent
Product: Good and make sense with the service

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
4/5

Service: Restaurant service is very good
Product: Rather small servings not quite enough for a man

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
5/5

Staff were very friendly & their service was great. Meals were delicious, perfectly cooked. Also liked the photo idea.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
5/5

Service: The wait staff were very attentive
Product: Food quality was excellent

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
2/5

The view was fantastic and the waitress that serves was very friendly.
The food was average.

Response from Captain Cook Cruises: Dear Customer,

Thank you for your recent review of our Top Deck Lunch Cruise. We were pleased to read that you enjoyed the service and views on your cruise. We continually monitor all aspects of the production chain including receipt, storage, distribution, cooking and presentation to ensure a top quality and consistent product is presented to our guests. We apologise that this wasn’t the case on this occasion and please be assured your comments have been forwarded to our catering manager for review. As you know we do strive to deliver world best practice customer service from booking all the way through to the end product – so your review for this is very satisfying to receive. Your comments are very much appreciated by all our hospitality and catering staff and a copy of your email has been forwarded onto their department managers. We are sure they will value the positive feedback too.

Once again thank you for your feedback.

Kind Regards,
Head of Customer Service
Captain Cook Cruises

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
5/5

Great friendly service & good food

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
4/5

Staff was well presented and always helpful as required. I was happy 😊 with the meal and well presented.

Review for Top Deck Lunch

4 months ago
2/5

Service: Good, but has been better in the past.
Product: Has been better in the past.

Response from Captain Cook Cruises: Dear Customer,

Thank you for your recent review of our Top Deck Cruise. We were disappointed to read that you felt the cruise wasn’t to your standards. Our aim is always to provide an extensive variety of options maintaining the highest standards of quality. We always encourage guests to talk to the Cruise Director on board if they have any concerns, especially regarding food, drinks and service as they will be able to solve the problem immediately.

Once again thank you for your feedback.

Kind Regards,
Head of Customer Service
Captain Cook Cruises

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