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NYC: Christmas Day Buffet Brunch or Dinner Harbor Cruise

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Celebrate the magic of the season on the water with a Christmas Day buffet brunch or dinner cruise in New York. Enjoy a chef-prepated holiday buffet, live music, festive decor and incredible views.

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  • Dine on an extensive chef-prepared holiday buffet brunch or dinner
  • Enjoy 360-degree views from observation decks while cruising around Manhattan
  • View New York's famous landmarks including the Empire State Building
  • Be ready for photo opportunities of Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty
  • Enjoy music and dancing with the live DJ


Embark on a Christmas day buffet brunch or dinner cruise as you celebrate the magic of the season aboard the Spirit of New York. You and your guests will enjoy a seasonal chef-prepared holiday brunch or dinner buffet and full bar service. Savor a 2-hour Christmas Day brunch or 2.5 hour dinner cruise featuring delectable cuisine, elegant décor, and stunning views that make for an unforgettable holiday. Imaginative culinary creations, a top-class wine list, and a live DJ combine to create an unforgettable New York experience. While onboard, experience exceptional views of New York City’s iconic skyline, DJ entertainment, and festive décor. The crew will happily take care of the details, leaving you to celebrate Christmas Day on the Hudson and East Rivers with your friends and family. Sample Brunch Buffet Menu: EARLY RISER BREAKFAST PASTRIES (V)(N) Assorted Muffins and Danishes *May Contain Nuts SCRAMBLED EGGS (G*) American Cheddar Cheese BREAKFAST MEATS (G*) Applewood Smoked Bacon | Pork Sausage Links BREAKFAST POTATOES (G*)(VG)(V) Caramelized Onions | Red & Green Bell Peppers FRENCH TOAST BAKE (G*)(V) Maple | Cinnamon CAESAR SALAD Romaine Lettuce | Parmesan Cheese| Herb Croutons| Traditional Caesar Dressing GREEK SALAD (G*)(V) Tomatoes | Cucumbers | Red Onions | Arugula | Feta Cheese | Za'atar Dressing SUN DRIED TOMATO PASTA SALAD Olives | Crispy Bacon | Garlic Aioli | Fresh Herbs BRUSSEL SPROUTS (G*)(V) Butter | Maple ROASTED FALL VEGETABLES (G*)(VG)(V) Pumpkin | Winter Squash | Celery Root BIRRIA STYLE CHICKEN (G*) Fire Roasted Peppers | Caramelized Onions OVEN-ROASTED SALMON (G*) Roasted Bok Choy | Miso Citrus Soy Sauce HAND CARVED TRI TIP STEAK (G*) Caramelized Onions | Balsamic Beef Jus DESSERT STATION (V)(N) Cakes | Brownies | Seasonal Fruit *May Contain Nuts Sample Dinner Buffet Menu: STARTER GREEK SALAD (G*)(V) Cucumbers | Grape Tomatoes | Red Onions | Feta Cheese | Arugula | Za'atar Dressing ROASTED VEGETABLE AND GRAINS (G*)(VG)(V) Watercress | Quinoa | Cauliflower | Broccoli | Carrots | Mixed Seeds | Sumac Vinaigrette ENTREES THREE CHEESE BAKED MACARONI (V) American Cheddar Cheese | Aged Reggiano Parmesan Cheese | Monterey Jack Cheese OVEN ROASTED ATLANTIC SALMON Roasted Bok Choy | Miso Citrus Soy Sauce HAND CARVED OVEN ROASTED TURKEY (G*) Cranberry Sauce HAND CARVED TRI TIP STEAK (G*) Caramelized Onions | Balsamic Demi-Glace COMPLEMENTS GARLIC MASHED POTATOES (G*)(V) MASHED SWEET POTATO (G*)(V) HARICOT VERTS (V)(G*)(VG) TRADITIONAL STUFFING (V) TURKEY GRAVY DESSERT APPLE CRISP (V)(G*) Gluten Free Oat Crumble | Cinnamon SEASONAL DESSERT DISPLAY (V)(N) Assorted Cakes | Brownies | Pastries | Seasonal Fruit


2-hour brunch cruise or 2.5-hour dinner cruise Buffet brunch or dinner (based on option selected) Unlimited soda, juice, and mimosas (if brunch option selected) Live DJ entertainment Unlimited Coffee, tea, and iced tea Local taxes and fees

Important Information

  • In order to guarantee that your group can be seated together, please make sure to make just one reservation for your entire party. If members of your group make separate reservations, the activity provider cannot guarantee that you will be seated together
  • Infants (0-2) are free, however, make sure you select the free infant ticket option to ensure admittance on the cruise
  • For Christmas Day, most guests choose comfortable, casually stylish attire. For your safety, flat, closed-toed shoes are recommended
  • The menu is subject to change. Before placing your order, please inform your server if anyone in your party has a food allergy
  • All interior areas of the ship are non-smoking. Guests who smoke may do so on the outdoor observation decks only

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