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BB Riverboats

101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-1069
+1 859-261-8500
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Great Cruise

We really enjoyed the lunch cruise on a lovely day in October.The buffet meal was fantastic.It had... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Listowel, Canada
NYE cruise

While the New Year's Eve cruise had lovely views of the city, the service and food was definitely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lauri I
Ottawa, Ohio
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Sightseeing cruises on the Ohio River.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“dinner cruise” (59 reviews)
“cheesecake” (23 reviews)
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101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-1069

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We really enjoyed the lunch cruise on a lovely day in October.The buffet meal was fantastic.It had homemade quality.The New York Cheesecake for dessert was the greatest. it was beyond my expectations,for sure.

1  Thank 1959Farmerboy
Reviewed 1 week ago

While the New Year's Eve cruise had lovely views of the city, the service and food was definitely lacking. We were on the the 3rd deck and the server (a delightful girl but clearly out of her element) had a difficult time keeping up with...More

Thank Lauri I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome time We absolutely loved the New Years Eve cruise. It was a great time. Good food. Good music. Beautiful views of the skyline.

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was delicious, the entertainment suited the environment and it was very nice to have a photographer available to take group photos. Several team-mates are still raving about the Captain inviting them up to the top deck! Overall, this made our holiday celebration memorable....More

Thank Brandy S
Reviewed 26 November 2017

About my experience in two words: very pleased! A very easy booking to make on-line with prompt confirmation sent; booking in September and paying a bit extra for a window table provided my dining party with an excellent location on the third deck very near...More

Thank rkacruiser
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This is really a Cincinnati attraction but across the river in Kentucky. It's a big paddle wheel type boat that is set up to serve group dinners buffet style. The prime rib was quite good and most in our group had that. They had lots...More

1  Thank rhowell92
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Couldn't hear any narration on top, outside level. Smoker in front, wafting to us in back. Kids enjoyed top deck, 6,3,2. Historical tour...maybe headphones for up top, so we can hear? Pretty views, nice ride. Three story boat. First story wheel chair, stroller friendly.

1  Thank loaragrad
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Wow!!!!! Absolutely awesome!!!!!! The whole trip was amazing. A great place for a family gathering or friends. Totally informative & well laid out experience. My family was in from Houston so we took everybody there & they were so impressed that when they visit again...More

1  Thank 919tamarae
Reviewed 8 November 2017

What a perfect way to spend a gorgeous summer day! The history was interesting, it was fun sitting in the captains chair for a pic & the highlight was the super sweet guy manning the snack/gift counter. Wish I remembered his name, but I hope...More

1  Thank debbow7
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Beyond my expectations! Everyone from the captain to the waitress were great. The man playing the piano and singing stole my heart ❤️ the food was amazing and plentiful. The desert was great. It was a lunch cruise. We got tickets as a Christmas gift...More

Thank Coffeegal17
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10 June 2017|
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Response from Rspene s | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you should not have a problem, they are also very nice on the boat and helpful, just ask for whatever you need.
17 July 2016|
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Response from BBRiverboats | Property representative |
The Pirates of the Ohio cruise would be a great time for your granddaughter! Our location is about 20 minutes south of Great Wolf Lodge.
Anthony M
6 October 2015|
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Response from Sherry W | Reviewed this property |
We stayed Best Western Plus, it was about 15-20 minutes away. Very nice and close to many locations. Very friendly staff and they have an omlet bar too!