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Detroit Princess

) #311 of 980 Restaurants in Detroit €€ - €€€ American
Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI
+1 517-622-8989
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
31 Mar 2017
“Rolling Down the River Royally!!”
1 Sep 2016
“Boring ride with a bunch of drunks”
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Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

If you enjoy nautical activity,but have an apprehension of sea-sickness,the"Detroit Princess"riverboat is the way for you!!! The ride is so smooth,that in tandem with the curtained dining room windows,I kept FORGETTING that I was even ON a boat navigating the Detroit River!!! Had I not...More

1  Thank Anthony T
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Thought this would be a nice evening cruise with some description of what we would be seeing along the Detroit River. Nope. After waiting 15 minutes past departure time while high heeled individuals randomly tottered down the sidewalk screeching that they were missing the boat,...More

Thank G S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Food was very good. Bar service not so good. Trip boring went up and down river. Weather was nice and trip was relaxing but not worth the price.

Thank tjtravel2013
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We enjoyed the Motown band who were talented and engaging, especially their Manager Steve! We had a great time dancing since they also play current hits outside of the Motown era. The view outside on the deck was beautiful on a summer night! Drinks were...More

Thank AXplat
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We went on the Motown dinner cruise and had a great evening. The band was fabulous, singing all our old favorites with great enthusiasm. There was a party on another deck with a bachelorette group doing the Cuban Shuffle with a hilarious DJ and sound...More

1  Thank Clarecavan
Reviewed 18 May 2016

My husbands company booked the office party on the Princess. Sadly, the weather was cold, windy and a bit rainy so we couldn't enjoy the view but the food and staff were wonderful.

Thank Stacie H
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Went on a business trip and this cruise was part of our after hours mixer. Very old ship with history of downtown. Enjoyed the cruise and all the sites along the way. The ship needs some updating or just a good bath on the inside...More

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 23 August 2015

My wife and I just had a cruise on the Detroit princess and the overall experience was really exceptional! We parked right next to the ship. Everyone was extremely friendly! Both cruise captain and first mate were first rate and the weather was beautiful. Cruising...More

Thank danatthebeach
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Great way of entertainment in Detroit. Dinner MOTOWN music if is nice weather you will enjoy for sure. Music day or night. Worth of going.

Thank D1B1
Reviewed 20 October 2013

On Saturday, October 19th, I spend 6hours on the Princess boat for the wedding of two of our closes friends. The wedding was beautiful and the staff was very accommodating but the restroom situation was another story. I found the restrooms to be in poor...More

3  Thank Blackbutterfly58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit
  • Phone Number: +1 517-622-8989
  • E-mail