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Odyssey Cruises Chicago

4.3
15 reviews
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$50 and over
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Dinner Cruise
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Your mini escape. The evening that stands out from all the rest. For a whole new way to experience Chicago, come aboard the elegant Odyssey. Fine dining, upscale DJ entertainment and a sophisticated ambiance – all with the stunning Chicago skyline as your backdrop.


You’ll enjoy creative appetizers, entrees and desserts prepared fresh, on board daily by our Executive Chef and culinary team. Dance to the music or sit back and relax as Chicago’s famous skyscrapers drift past your window. It all combines for an experience unlike anything else in the city.


Perfect for parties of 2-700, Odyssey has private space and customized cruises available. Cruising year-round from Chicago’s famed Navy Pier.


Weeknight dinner cruises including all taxes & fees start at approximately $139 per person. Weekend fireworks dinner cruises start at approximately $177 per person.
*This page does not reflect our full availability.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Dinner Cruise, American
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Hours of operation
Brunch: Sunday: 11:15am - 2:00pm


Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 1:45pm, Saturday: 12:30pm - 3:30pm


Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 6:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 7:00pm - 11:30pm, Sunday: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(888) 957-0181
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Specials

Valentine's Day Special Menus & More

Your Valentine's dinner cruise includes romantic skyline views, a table for your party size, Valentine's dinner menu, champagne toast, entertainment and dancing, and a single rose per couple.

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Mon - Thu 5:00PM - 10:00PM
Sat 6:00AM - 2:00PM

What 15 People Are Saying
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4.3
  based on all time ratings
3.8
food
4.3
service
4.4
ambience
3.9
value
Noise · Moderate
91% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipkayley39 (Chicago)
3.0
Dined on August 13, 2017

Need to fix the Open Table booking for this restaurant with a more prominent alert that a credit card is needed for the confirmation of your reservation. We made our reservation using the Open Table app-- the requirement for a credit card to hold the reservation was not readily apparent. Thus, when we arrived they had no record of our reservation. Luckily, seating was available and we were able to obtain seating.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0
Dined on August 11, 2017

The food and atmosphere were a 10..Our server Jamar was fantastic.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0
Dined on July 12, 2017

Need to do it if you haven't. The menu is limited, the cocktails are great, the food was very good the serve was 5* the cruise on the Chicago waterfront is unwatchable and the food, service and drinks make it worthwhile. Not a 5* restaurant but still white linen table cloths, comfortable seating so, no complaints. My reservation experience really sucked and included lots of confusion I think over the company trying to get out of cooperating with OpenTable. I am following up on that as I am an Opentable fan

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0
Dined on February 5, 2017

We took advantage of a fixed price menu as part of Chicago Restaurant Week.
The hardest part was booking it, as you will need to contact the Odyssey directly. And there are some additional fees.
However, it was a great deal the city views and the staff were amazing.
Food was great, it was very nice and romantic!
There was a DJ on the dance floor.
Great experience.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0
Dined on November 24, 2016

We took the Thanksgiving luncheon cruise which was a wonderful experience. The waitresses we veey friendly and accommodating. Would definitely do this again.

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vipDewi (Chicago)
3.0
Dined on September 13, 2015

I took the Sunday dinner, which leaves Navy Pier before sunset. It was a beautiful unmatched scenery of Chicago. The ship is nice. The deck is very nice. Food was okay. Not the greatest, and very little options, but it is not a big deal. What I didn't like is:
1- Charging kids the same amount as adults (a kid to have a Mac'n'cheese for $100+ is way too much)
2- I couldn't find regular black tea, which was astonishing
3- Charging $104 extra to have a window seating, while other tables are not less special/
4- Didn't accept my request to put a birthday cake in the kitchen. Any humans' restaurant will have a big enough fridge to take in a cake.
5- Server was offering the choice of drinks that they don't have on board.

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MarioD (Chicago)
5.0
Dined on August 22, 2015

The staff was excellent! We went for our 16th wedding anniversary and they made sure to really take care of us.

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Heather (Calgary)
4.0
Dined on September 6, 2014

The cruise was great, excellent atmosphere, the food was okay, not the quality I was expecting from the price, could use some improvement

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
2.0
Dined on August 22, 2014

Would not accept Open Table Dining Cheque.
Request for window table for special occasion was ignored, reservation was made well in advance for this to be honored.
Noise level was LOUD. EXTRAS ON LIMITED MENU WERE OVERPRICED.

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Mrlc87 (Chicago)
4.0
Dined on June 26, 2014

Love the ambiance. Great cityscape of Downtown Chicago. Crews are very accomodating. Would recommend this place.

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Hours, Transportation, and Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Dinner Cruise, American
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Hours of operation
Brunch: Sunday: 11:15am - 2:00pm


Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 1:45pm, Saturday: 12:30pm - 3:30pm


Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 6:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 7:00pm - 11:30pm, Sunday: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
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Cross street
Lake Shore Drive
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Price range
$50 and over
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Phone number
(888) 957-0181
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Entertainment
DURING BOARDING: Light music played dockside will help you unwind.

AFTER LEAVING THE DOCK: Your DJ will create a chill yet energizing atmosphere with popular music suited to your cruise, setting the tone for a night of dancing on beautiful Lake Michigan.

WHILE DINING: Our cruise host will mingle with guests and celebrate everyone’s special occasion. Our rooftop lounge is the perfect place to relax with some light music and take in the world-famous Chicago skyline.
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Parking details
Primary public parking is located in an 1800-space lot on Navy Pier, directly across from Mystic Blue Cruises. In the event that the Navy Pier parking lot is filled to capacity, a number of nearby lots (3 or 4 blocks west) offer convenient parking.

We suggest allocating an additional 30-minutes for parking during the summer, weekends and holidays as space can be limited.
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Public transit
The CTA provides seven bus lines with more than 200 buses serving Navy Pier daily. These are #29 State St, #65 Grand Ave, #66 Chicago Ave. and the #124 Navy Pier Express.During weekday rush hours, the #2 Hyde Park Express (stops running at 9:10pm), #120 Northwestern/Wacker Express and the #121 Union/Wacker Express (stops running at 10:00pm).
Additional
Banquet, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access
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Special events & promotions
Host an event on the water your guests will never forget. Odyssey is the perfect venue for connecting and celebrating life's best moments -- from anniversaries and client dinners, to family reunions and more.

Treat your group to a brunch, lunch or dinner cruise any time of year. From a group of 20 to a private deck or a whole ship charter, our complimentary event coordinators are available to seamlessly execute every detail.

Private Dining

Nothing compares to the dynamic, unique experience of a group event on the water. Delicious food and drinks, top entertainment and stunning views combine for an experience your guests won’t forget. Aboard our ships events from business meetings to special celebrations take on a whole new energy.

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