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  • Location:London, United Kingdom
  • Duration:2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Best London Thames River Jazz Lunch Cruise

Relax, indulge and soak up the laidback atmosphere on a Thames River lunch cruise with live jazz entertainment. You'll receive a welcome cocktail, enjoy a three-course meal, and kick back to live jazz performed by a band of acclaimed musicians.


  • 2.5-hour lunch cruise on the River Thames with live jazz entertainment
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Three-course meal freshly prepared onboard
  • Sightseeing cruise takes you past London's famous attractions
  • Live jazz band
  • Optional upgrade to include one drink
  • Choice of pickup and dropoff from Embankment Pier or Waterloo Pier

What You Can Expect

Best London Thames River Jazz Lunch Cruise

Bateaux London Thames River Jazz Lunch Cruise

The jazz lunch takes you cruising in style past London's famous sights, including the Houses of Parliament, London Eye, Tate Modern, Millennium Bridge, Shakespeare's Globe, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower Bridge.

Your musical accompaniment is a live jazz band performing well known songs from the Jazz Repertoire. The music is classed as Mainstream Jazz, with a mix of fast and slow numbers and a selection from Dixieland, Trad Jazz and Smooth Jazz, enhancing your cruise experience.

Cruise Options:
  • Classic Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise: Three course lunch cruise with live entertainment
  • Premier Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise: Three course lunch cruise including one drink(soft or alcoholic) and live entertainment


Sample Menu (subject to change without notice):

Smoked Salmon: caper, shallot and parsley oil

Corn Fed Chicken Supreme Herb Roasted New Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Thyme Jus, or,
Main Course vegetarian

Dark Chocolate Tart: Berry Compote

Fairtrade tea or coffee

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

trip was excellent had an amazing time, food was lovely service good would recommend and the sun was shinning which was a bonus.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Excellent afternoon on the River Thames Jazz Lunch Cruise. Food very good and staff looked after 6 of us very well.

Would highly recommend and good value for the money.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Really really enjoyed it !! Food was great and the band were brilliant !

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

The jazz cruise was fantastic. Staff were friendly and gave impeccable service.
The food was good as was the lovely jazz band. A 'must do' in London.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

This was a good cruise .. I loved the atmosphere specially when the sun goes into the boat from the ceiling windows

The food was great and the music too

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2014

It was fantastic! Service, food, ambiance, band and cruise was an experience we will remember and recommend to friends and family, as we have already.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2012

The cruise was was fabulous
however location of departure was changed and we were not notified therefore , my 80 yr old mom had to walk almost another mile to get to the departure pier

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2011

Client was very pleased.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2011

This was a good thing to do the day after we arrived on our long flight from Australia. We have been to London several times before, and this time we really enjoyed floating down the Thames to see things from a different perspective, while enjoying good food and great music-very civilised!

Pauline M
United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2010

A thoroughly enjoyable trip
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