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StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht

3400 Pasadena Ave S, 3400 Pasadena Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33707-4489
+1 727-462-2628
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Lunch cruise

My husband and I went on the lunch cruise on the Starlight Sapphire last Saturday. We were very... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dianne J
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Port Richey, Florida
Great Evening With Friends

This is our second trip out. The weather didn't cooperate, but we still had an awesome time. They... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura160
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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The StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht is a sleek and stylish 113-foot ship. It is the newest addition to the StarLite Cruises fleet and the most desired vessel in Tampa Bay. This fully modern vessel offers unparalleled atmosphere and remarkable views. The vessel’s star quality and enticing menu combine for an extraordinary dining experience. The StarLite Sapphire can accommodate up to 150 passengers for any type of function. We are a short distance from the Don CeSar Hotel, Tradewinds Resort, Sirata Beach Resort, Alden Hotel, Postcard Inn on the Beach, Sunset Vistas, Bilmar Hotel, Crystal Palms Resort.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“dinner cruise” (55 reviews)
“our waiter” (19 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (12 reviews)
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3400 Pasadena Ave S, 3400 Pasadena Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33707-4489
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+1 727-462-2628

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went on the lunch cruise on the Starlight Sapphire last Saturday. We were very happy with the experience. The service was excellent, the food very good and we did have a choice as to what we wanted to eat. Thankfully it...More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a five-star review! We are so happy to hear that you and your husband had an enjoyable luncheon cruise aboard the StarLite Sapphire. We hope that you'll join us for another cruise in the near future. Thanks again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our second trip out. The weather didn't cooperate, but we still had an awesome time. They provide a nice wine selection which we all really appreciate. The main course was just amazing. We had Chateaubriand and Rack of Lamb. Everyone loved the food....More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback! We are thrilled to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your evening cruise aboard the StarLite Sapphire. We appreciate your comments about the food and we will be sure to pass them along to our executive chef. Thank...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended our annual church banquet on the Starlight Sapphire last night. It was excellent. The staff was very good and always asking if we needed anything. The food was fantastic. We started with an appetizer, then bread, them salad, the main course and dessert....More

Thank Angelica B
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us your comments! We are ecstatic to hear that you had a great time aboard the StarLite Sapphire with you group. We will pass along your compliments to the staff and chef and we hope that we will see you on...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was a fun evening! The service was great and the views were fantastic. It was fun to see all of the houses along the water and you can not beat the view of the sunset. We did have dinner and that was the only...More

Thank Reyn H
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for leaving us a review! We are so glad to hear that you had a fun evening and got to see an amazing sunset on the cruise as well. We appreciate your recommendation and hope to see you on another StarLite Sapphire cruise...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The Rack of Lamb and Chateaubriand were steamed. The worst I've ever eaten antwhere. Absolutely disgusting.More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for leaving us your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the meals, as our food service is something that we are very proud of, and we do not steam our meats. We hope that you'll join us again...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was our second trip on this dinner yacht we really enjoined the dinner and cruise,the food and atmosphere was all good again this time we brought out grandchildren the only thing I would recommend a better selection of food for kids but then again...More

Thank Lisa R
Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for leaving us your feedback and for coming aboard the StarLite Sapphire for a second time! We are happy to hear that you all had a good time and we appreciate your recommendation about the children's meals, which we will pass along to...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

The meal was unbelievably excellent! The view was beautiful, the music was perfect. We couldn't have loved it more!!!!

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for leaving us a five star review! We are thrilled to hear that you had a delightful evening aboard the StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, and we hope that you'll come back for another cruise soon. Thanks again for your comments!

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Service was great. While the window table were sold out by the time we booked, we were still able to see the beautiful sunset and walk around the ship to take in the view. The cruise was relaxing, dinner was delicious and service was excellent....More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for leaving us your feedback! We are so happy to hear that you and your family had a relaxing dinner cruise aboard the StarLite Sapphire. We appreciate your business and we hope that you'll come back for another cruise soon. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great staff, wonderful food. Lots of great pictures. You will love it ... as a couple or a family. Free parking, Easy reservations. Book it soon.More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you for leaving us your comments! We are glad to hear that you had such a great time on the dinner cruise and enjoyed your time aboard the StarLite Sapphire. We hope to see you again on another cruise in the near future. Thank...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Want to have a GREAT time? Then go on this dinner cruise yacht for a fun evening with (or without) dinner included - take it from us, go for the dinner. A little pricey but worth it. We had Chateaubriand and Lamb Chops, but were...More

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Heather H, Manager at StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for leaving us a review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience and food aboard the StarLite Sapphire Dining Yacht. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in the area. Thanks again!

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Desa M
17 August 2017|
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Response from MartyOKC | Reviewed this property |
No real dress code. I saw people dressed nicely and people dressed very casual including flip-flops.
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Parc123
27 May 2017|
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Response from Heather H | Property representative |
We used to have a paddle wheel style vessel out of the South Pasadena location, but that has since been replaced with the StarLite Sapphire, a sleeker and newer dining yacht.
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FloridaChinChin
22 May 2016|
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Response from Rich K | Reviewed this property |
Boarding is at 6:30 departure at 7
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