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“lake cruise”(3 reviews)
“scallops”(3 reviews)
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1 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1220
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I had a weekend girls trip and took the dinner cruise as a way to relax and enjoy the evening! We very much did enjoy our time on the boat! The food was delicious and the entertainment made the trip! We really...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We took the lunch cruise. The food was OK. The entertainment was terrific. The wait staff was friendly. The PA system left a lot to be desired. Most of the info was unable to be understood. :( It was a beautiful day and the scenery...More

Thank 7JNJ
Reviewed 27 September 2018

My wife and I did this 50 minute boat tour for our anniversary. I was thinking 3 star, but chose 4 star because we showed up at 11:59 and they still let us on for the 12:00 tour! One minute means everything people, lol... I...More

Thank Hamguinster
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We took the dinner cruise and enjoyed our evening. The food was fine, nothing fancy, and the service friendly. There was a little bit of local information shared during the trip, but not as much as if we were on a scenic tour, which was...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 25 August 2018

The one hour sightseeing cruise on the Stroller IV was excellent. Seneca Lake has a lot of history. The old boat itself is a piece of that history! The Captain and tour guide did a great job explaining the geology of the area. Seneca Lake...More

Thank WeLoveDisneyland
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This past weekend (8/18) we took the 3 hour dinner cruise. For the price I would say it was not worth it at all. I have never before left scallops on a plate, but I left those. Basically little rubber nuggets in a broken sauce....More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

My wife and I took the dinner cruise with a large group (167 people). It was very enjoyable and well coordinated. The crew was very efficient and friendly. The cruise lasted a couple hours. The buffet was very good with plenty of food. Drinks were...More

Thank UpstateNYers13902
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this cruise. Service was terrific and my husband and I had the prime rib for dinner, which was made to perfection! You travel about nine miles up the west side of Seneca Lake, cruise across the lake to the east side to travel...More

Thank lastrayer
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Went on an one hour tour. The captain and Josh did a great job of sharing all the facts. It was a great day to cruise. Very informative information and facts. Would recommend

Thank UpstateNySimplyme
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We took the one hour tour around Seneca Lake on the Stroller IV. The tour only takes you part of the way up the lake, but your guide will tell you about the lake, the local salt industry, rock cliffs, and the painted rocks. He...More

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