Dinner Seine Cruise in Paris

A dinner cruise on the Seine is the best way to enjoy a Parisian evening while staying in Paris. You'll see the city's most iconic landmarks illuminated at night, and enjoy a delicious meal aboard a top-notch restaurant boat. Plus, it's a great way to relax and unwind after spending a day wandering the bustling streets of the French capital. In short, a dinner cruise on the Seine is an absolute must for a tourist stay in Paris!

Best Seine River Dinner Cruise in Paris

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Our Seine river dinner cruises in Paris

from €89

Bateaux Parisiens

4.8/5

A Dinner-Cruise with the Bateaux Parisiens is the most elegant, romantic evening you can imagine. Delicious French cuisine, a breathtaking view and live music - prepare to fall in love with Paris!

Boarding: Eiffel Tower

from €85

Paris Seine

4.7/5

Comfortably seated to enjoy a gourmet meal, you will have the chance to admire the glorious sights of Paris through the stunning bay windows of the river boat.

Boarding: Port de Solférino

from €69

Capitaine Fracasse

4.7/5

Admire the most incredible views of the City of Lights and enjoy a luxurious dinner prepared onboard by the renowned Chef Martial, winner of the prestigious title of Meilleur Ouvrier de France.

Boarding: Ile aux Cygnes

from €105

Bateaux-Mouches

4.7/5

Climb aboard a beautifully glass-walled boat for a glamorous cruise with the Bateaux Mouches of Paris.

Boarding: Pont de l'Alma

from €89

Diamant Bleu

4.8/5

Book your table without delay aboard the Diamant Bleu, its modern decor and its superb panoramic terrace with boarding at Quai d'Austerlitz.

Open on Fridays and Saturdays

from €155

Maxim's Restaurant Cruise

4/5
Rediscover the atmosphere of the mythical Maxim's restaurant during a dinner cruise on the Seine in an Art-Deco style. Two departures are scheduled at 6:45 p.m. and 9 p.m.
from €100

Ducasse sur Seine

Come and enjoy the ultimate experience of a gourmet dinner in Paris enhanced by a cruise in a luxurious and absolutely ecological setting.
from €55

Paris en Scène

4.7/5
Comfortably seated in leather armchairs facing the river, you’ll have an unobstructed view of the city and its sights. Paris en Scène offers the most affordable dinner-cruises in Paris.
from €69

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Choose from many options of dinner cruises on the Seine and offer a spectacle of illuminated monuments. A present which will without doubt bring pleasure!
  1. For an evening as a couple, with friends or family, choose your musical atmosphere. After sunset, you can admire the illuminations of the Eiffel Tower, Louvre, Musée d'Orsay, Notre Dame and other monuments. Rediscover Paris along the Seine. It is magic !

A dinner cruise on the Seine is:

  1. A 1h15 to 2h30 cruise between the most beautiful monuments of Paris
  2. A restaurant boat with a menu freshly prepared on board
  3. A breathtaking view of Paris and its monuments at night
  4. Music (ambient or live depending on the chosen formula)
  5. Always a friendly and warm atmosphere

There are several cruise companies that offer dinner cruises in Paris starting with the Bateaux Mouches, the Bateaux Parisiens or Paris-Seine. For smaller budgets, we prefer Paris en Scène, a company that offers formulas from just €49. The Maxim's cruise, for its part, offers an Art-Deco themed cruise in a more chic and intimate setting. Finally, the prize for the dinner cruise goes to Ducasse sur Seine, an unforgettable gastronomic experience aboard a luxury boat propelled by electricity!

There are therefore different types of dinner cruises on the Seine in Paris depending on your desires and your budget:

  • Bateaux Mouches
  • Bateaux Parisiens
  • Paris Seine
  • Capitaine Fracasse
  • Ducasse sur Seine
  • Paris Seine

And many more! Those who are undecided can consult the guide to the best dinner cruises in Paris.

It is important to book your dinner aboard a barge in Paris in advance as places are limited. Cruise departures are generally between 7 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. depending on the company.

Be that as it may, a dinner cruise on the Seine is always synonymous with romance and magic! Just look at the faces of tourists marveling at the monuments that pass before their eyes. Take the opportunity to take a break from your day of shopping or sightseeing and take the time to relax while admiring the beauty of Paris by Night.

For groups of more than 10 people, it is possible to privatize a boat-restaurant in Paris for a trip, a lunch or a tailor-made dinner cruise. Do not hesitate to contact us for a quote on 0033 182 831 204 or groupe@cometoparis.com.
Also discover our special New Year's Eve cruises and July 14 cruises. And if you prefer a midday meal, the lunch cruises on the Seine are made for you! For a simple touristic stroll or if you want to learn more about the most beautiful museums and monuments of Paris, consider the commented cruises of Paris.

In short, Come to Paris assists you in booking the best dinner cruise on the Seine according to your criteria and your desires. Our service is free and our team is at your disposal to advise you and help you choose the formula that suits you best.

Group quotation

Are you planning an event for a group of more than 10 people?

For a private booking, a meeting or a party with friends, send us your detailed request. An expert from Come to Paris will send you a personal reply within 2 working days.

Customer Reviews

4.7/520,328 reviews

Michelle C.
5/5
Don't miss the Moulin Rouge!
November 16th 2022
Absolutely fabulous show and dinner. Not to be missed. Arrive early for best seats.
John W.
5/5
Ggreat Experience
November 13th 2022
Great experience. One of the best ways to see so much of Paris.
John W.
5/5
Worth the Visit
November 13th 2022
Well worth the visit. As they say, better to be on this monstrosity taking photos of the Eiffel Tower rather than the other way around. ;-)

Common questions

🛳️ What is the best dinner cruise in Paris?

For a memorable experience, we recommend to you the Bateaux Parisiens company, which offers an intimate setting, a delicious menu, a flawless service and an ideal location at the foot of the Eiffel Tower. The first menu for an 8:30pm departure costs 99€ per person.

⚓ Where on the Seine do the boats leave from?

Many companies offer cruises with dinner, with boarding docks all along the Seine: The Eiffel Tower (Bateaux Parisiens), the Pont de l’Alma (Bateaux Mouches), the Orsay Museum (Marina de Paris), the Ile aux Cygnes (Capitaine Fracasse), Bastille (Yachts de Paris).

🗺️ What route do the boats take?

For the service with dinner, all the boats take a similar route, going up to the François Mitterrand library to the East and up to the Ile aux Cygnes with the Statue of Liberty to the West, going past the Ile de la Cité, Notre Dame, the Eiffel Tower, the Orsay Museum and the Louvre.

⏱️ How long does a dinner cruise take in Paris?

The majority of the cruises which leave at 8pm, go for between 2 and 2 and a half hours. Paris en Scène offers the shortest routes, between 1 hour 15 minutes and an hour and a half with several evening departures.

👔 How should one dress for the dinner cruises?

There is no strict dress code but for everyone’s comfort, the correct clothing is required. No shorts or flip-flops.

✨ Can you see the fireworks from the boat?

Yes, for the 14th July (Bastille day, the national day of France), at the time of the letting off of the fireworks, the boats park as close as possible to the Eiffel Tower to enjoy the best view. Some even offer outdoor terraces. See all our July 14th cruises.
For December 31st, the pyrotechnic show takes place on the Champs-Elysées in Paris, and is therefore not visible from the boats on the Seine. The evening on the Seine remains wonderful with all the monuments of Paris illuminated. All cruise lines offer New Year's Eve evenings with special menus and evenings of dancing.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Do you offer special group offers for the cruises?

Yes, starting from 10 people. Please contact us on +33 (0)1 82 83 12 04 or fill in our form for a group quote.

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