Dining Cruises

Enjoy a Delicious Meal Aboard a Riverboat Dining Cruise in the Twin Cities

Padelford Riverboats offers four different St. Paul dining cruise options that run for either two or four hours. Join us for a delectable meal and fun voyage on the river!

Sunset Dinner Cruise in Minneapolis

Sunset Dinner Cruise

Admire the captivating Minnesota sunset on Tuesday and Friday evenings, with secret recipe dry rub ribs, grilled chicken with house-made BBQ sauce, and other tasty dishes, while sailing for two hours on the Mississippi.

Rib Dinner Cruise in St. Paul

Captain’s Dinner Cruise

Join us for a fun Saturday night excursion on the Mississippi River with a house brined corned beef brisket, cheesy duchess potatoes, butler passed wine during boarding, and other tasty dishes.

Sternwheel Sunday Cruises on the Mississippi

Lunch & Lock Cruise

This four-hour riverboat cruise travels through the Lock and Dam No. 1, from St. Paul to Minneapolis, and returning to Harriet Island. Available on every other Saturday, enjoy the sights of the Mighty Mississippi while you feast on a great BBQ meal.

Lunch and Lock Cruise in Minneapolis

Picnic Lunch Cruise

Enjoy some BBQ chicken, pulled pork with buns, and other flavorsome picnic sides on this scenic two-hour lunch cruise. Make us your go-to lunch spot on select Wednesdays this summer.

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