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New Orleans Steamboat Co.
Gray Line New Orleans

This event is open to the public.

Enjoy a little romance with your favorite Valentine aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ Dinner Jazz cruise. Attendees will enjoy a delicious buffet, specially made for the occasion, reserved seating, and live jazz music by the Grammy-nominated Dukes of Dixieland.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
*Boarding begins at 6:00PM

Steamboat NATCHEZ (where Toulouse St. meets the Mississippi River)

This extensive buffet is specially made by the Executive Chef Scott Nesbitt and Sous Chef Byron Fennidy. It will include items such as Potage de Tortue, snapping turtle soup with sherry and chopped egg; Pork Shank Osso Bucco, slow braised pork shanks in hearty glace de veaux; Salmon Florentine, fresh side of salmon roasted with creamed baby spinach and wrapped in a puff pastry crust; Sweet Potato Ravioli, with pecans and Steen's buerre noisette; Natchez Bread Pudding, a New Orleans soufflé of La Louisiane French in rich custard with white chocolate chips and vanilla Bourbon milk punch. Click here to view the full menu.

The cost for the cruise is $81.00 for adults, $37.00 for children ages 6-12 and $17.25 for children under 6. Reservations are required. To register, please call 504-569-1401 or 1-800-233-2628, or visit's

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About The New Orleans Steamboat Company
The New Orleans Steamboat Company was founded by Wilbur and Bill Dow after the rebuilding of the Toulouse Street Wharf in the French Quarter in 1974. Less than one year later, the 1200 passenger Steamboat NATCHEZ was christened. New Orleans Steamboat Company is well recognized and regarded for its contribution to the New Orleans cultural landscape and tourism industry. Since 1975, the Steamboat NATCHEZ has sailed daily offering Mississippi River cruises featuring live jazz, wonderful New Orleans cuisine and the best view in town! Take a cruise and experience part of our American Heritage. The New Orleans Steamboat Company also owns Gray Line Tours. For more information, please call 504-586-8777 or visit