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Nina's Dandy

0 Prince St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3343
+1 703-683-6076
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Parking is really bad, but then what do you really expect from a wharf in a historical town? forget... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
TeresaOberg
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Fishersville, Virginia
Sunday Brunch

Great tour - especially during Sunday brunch with older individuals that have mobility issues... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Tracy D
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (4 reviews)
“lunch cruise” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:30
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0 Prince St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3343
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Parking is really bad, but then what do you really expect from a wharf in a historical town? forget heels if you either unless you want to carry them and walk on rocks. The ambiance is as usual, according to the quality of one's company...More

Thank TeresaOberg
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great tour - especially during Sunday brunch with older individuals that have mobility issues - reasonable ($5) parking available and easy access. Great narration and very attentive staff.

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Just had a corporate function and the entire process went well with event manager and Victor on board. The décor is a bit dated and tired, but you are here for experiencing the scenic cruise and the views of the monuments all lit up at...More

Thank lunalunera1214
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I had a Groupon for this cruise but you also have to pay an additional fee and gratuity ( which I didn't mind that). So ended up really not saving very much.My husband and I had ice tea and that was not included in price...More

Thank georgia_8
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I bought a lunch cruise off of groupon as an anniversary present. I was very pleased with this cruise. I went end of December 2016 and it was just amazing. Be sure to check the weather BEFORE you book as it makes a huge difference....More

1  Thank fashion500
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I took nine members of my family and we all had fun. Variety of menu entrees--stuffed shrimp, prime rib, cornish hen, etc. Free coffee, tea, etc. Other drinks extra. Gently cruises the Potomac so you can see Lincoln, Washington and Jefferson Memorials easily. Music was...More

1  Thank ChefGeorge1
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had a family brunch for a special event. The weather was beautiful. The trip up to Georgetown gives beautiful vistas, and sailboats were skittering around the river. The food selection was limited but broad enough for everyone to find something they liked. The portions...More

Thank cmg3
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We had our firm's outing aboard the Nina's Dandy on September 11 for their Champagne Brunch. Scherrie assisted us throughout the scheduling process and was a great and responsive host. The food was delicious, and the weather and views spectacular. Thank you for a wonderful...More

Thank jmoney56
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Wow! This venue's quality has gone down so much. I wanted to treat my sister (from NC) to a real Sunday Brunch cruise on the Potomac River. I had this Nina's Dandy cruise a few years ago and had a totally wonderful time with my...More

4  Thank Mitzi L
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I found this cruise on things to do in Alexandria and thought this would be a nice ending to our trip to Lake Norman and Mt Vernon. According to their website they offer the dinner cruise every night but Monday. When I called to make...More

Thank christopher m
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LT2119
We are 4 out of town visitors. Is this a big waste of money or is it worth experiencing once. Poor reviews on Travelocity and Yelp leave me wondering. Value seems to be lacking.
25 February 2015|
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Response from Wineaux FromAlexandria | Reviewed this property |
I would not pay full price. Look for a deal on Groupon, LivingSocial, CapitalDeal, or AmazonLocal that reduces the cost by half. Because the food is not great .... the best time is the Sunday brunch cruise. That cruise... More
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