Take advantage of the long summer days and enjoy a delightful afternoon on the water, complete with a delicious BBQ buffet and incredible views of Seattle’s lakes and city skylines.


  • Leaves from Waterways HomePort, 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle on Sundays
  • Board: 3:00 pm | Cruise: 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
  • Price: $59/General | $53/Senior or Military Personnel | $35/Children (Ages 5-12), no charge for children 4 and under.*
  • 2 hour cruise on Lake Union and Lake Washington
  • A sizzling BBQ buffet
  • Your own private table
  • Full service bar available for the purchase of specialty cocktails, wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Captains’ narration of sights

Waterways’ souvenir champagne flutes, wine, chocolate-covered strawberries, personalized cakes, flowers and other cruise enhancements are available to complement your dining experience with an advance purchase. Request a window table upgrade for the best views.

BBQ Cruise Menu

Jalapeno corn bread with honey (V)

Black Bean Salad (V, Vg, G)
with roasted corn

Grilled Corn on the Cob (V, G)
with chili butter and sea salt

Spicy Cole Slaw (V, G)
with apples and cabbage

Roasted Red Potato Salad (V, G)
with grain mustard aioli and rosemary

Harissa Hot Wings (G)
with chive and blue cheese dip

Braised Pork
served with Texas toast

Smoked Rockfish (G)
with garlic lemon (G)

Watermelon (V, Vg, G)

Desserts (V)
cookies and lemon bars

V=Vegetarian, Vg=Vegan, G=Gluten-free

While you cruise and dine, your Captain will point out interesting sights, local landmarks and fascinating facts about the history and culture of Seattle, including:

  • The magnificent waterfront estates of Seattle’s rich and famous!
  • Floating homes including the famous "Sleepless in Seattle"
  • Towering skylines of downtown Bellevue and Seattle
  • The world’s longest floating bridge
  • The majestic Mount Rainier


*Prices do not include gratuity, sales tax and port charge. Menus, times and prices are subject to change.

Group Reservations

To purchase tickets for groups of eight or more guests, to reserve an entire deck for a private event, or to book a private yacht charter, contact us by email or call 206.223.2060. A 10% group discount is available for groups of eight or more adult guests (not applicable to children).