Sydney, New South Wales

Enjoy a la carte dining, million-dollar views, first class service and contemporary Australian cuisine aboard the prestigious MV Sydney 2000. The perfect way for visitors to see Sydney and Sydneysiders to enjoy the charm of Sydney's foreshores and historic sites. Choose from Coffee Cruises, Luncheon Cruises, Harbour Highlights, Dinner Cruises and the ever-popular Sunset & Sydney 2000 Dinner Cruises.
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Circular Quay, Wharf 6
Circular Quay NSW 2000


Circular Quay



Buffet available, Degustation, High Tea, International, Modern Australian, Seafood, Vegetarian available

Price Range:

$$$$ ~ $$$$


Fully Licensed (no BYO)

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Dining on the Harbour is the optimum choice for entertaining in Sydney and the most luxurious way to dine is aboard Sydney's Cruising Restaurant MV Sydney 2000. Captain Cook Cruises have a fleet of premium vessels catering for two to 700 guests. All vessels are available for exclusive charter & private rooms, or join one of more than 20 daily scheduled cruises. Enjoy million dollar views, first class service and contemporary Australian cuisine with a choice of a la carte or buffet dining to a high tea cruise. Dining vessels feature a licensed bar, with the choice to embark from a number of wharves around the harbour.


High Tea at Sea
A unique high tea experience taking in the sights of beautiful Sydney Harbour as you enjoy sweet & savoury treats, sparkling wine & a great selection of teas. Cruise departs 2:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from Circular Quay.

Sydney Harbour Seafood Buffet Lunch
Cruise aboard the prestigious MV Sydney 2000 and enjoy the fantastic sights featuring commentary and a buffet lunch with choices of seafood, non-seafood, vegetarian dishes, salads, fruit, cheeses & desserts.

Top Deck Lunch
Enjoy a 2 or 3 course a la carte lunch and ambient music (no commentary) with an impressive backdrop - Sydney Harbour - on the upper indoor dining deck of flagship MV Sydney 2000.

Cocktail Cruise
A great start to the evening or the perfect end to a hectic day. Enjoy a complimentary cocktail on this 90-minute Harbour cruise. The licensed bar on-board is open for the purchase of other beverages.

Sunset Dinner
Cruise Sydney Harbour with a special seasonal flavour through spring twilight, summer evenings, winter city lights or autumn sunsets. Enjoy a Contemporary Australian dining - shared mezze plate, choice of mains & desserts, plus wine and beer included.

Captains Dinner
Cruise, dine and dance aboard flagship MV Sydney 2000. This is our most popular Dinner Cruise and an experience not to be missed for special occasions or visitors to Sydney or for those who just love a great night out.

Gold Penfolds Dinner
The ultimate dining experience on Sydney's most prestigious cruise ship MV Sydney 2000. Be treated to personalised first class service, degustation dining, Penfolds gold selection of bin & vintage wines to accompany each course, and sophisticated lounge entertainment with premium seating.

For reservations or further information please email or check our website.

Specials & Events

This restaurant has not scheduled any event.


Please contact the restaurant for further information.
700 pax
Boat Hire
All Budgets, All Events. With boats from 2 to 700 guests across a fleet of 22 vessels, Captain Cook Cruises are the 'go to' waterfront venue. From over the top themed events to cheap & cheerful. Call us today & we'll tailor a deal. Cruise your own way.
Private Room
Private dining rooms aboard MV Sydney 2000, Sydney’s premier cruising restaurant. All offer million dollar harbour views with panoramic windows and access to the 360-degree open Star Deck. Ideal for small groups who want the comfort and style of private cruising on Sydney Harbour at a great price. Join us for Lunch, High Tea, Cocktails or Dinner. Private Room packages are available for MV Sydney 2000 Sirius Room (up to 40 guests) and Endeavour Room (up to 90 guests) or one of three restaurant decks.
Christmas Parties
The annual Christmas office party is now sorted. Hire your own boat, book a private room or simply share a deck with other like-minded guests at a table just for your group.

Enjoy 360-degree harbour views, fantastic value for money Christmas party packages. Our fleet of cruise and sailing vessels offer functions for 30 to 700 guests with a great choice of boats, menus and entertainment for all budgets.

Birthdays & Celebrations
Birthday parties, anniversaries and private celebrations on Sydney Harbour's waterfront restaurant with a difference. Hire your own boat, book a private room or reserve a table on one of our lunch, dinner, cocktail or high tea cruises.
We cater for receptions for all sizes from intimate gatherings of 10, in one of our private dining rooms, to elaborate sit down weddings up to 140 and cocktail style weddings for 400.

Wedding packages include boat hire, choice of menu and beverages, dedicated crew, entertainment, plus a selection of flowers and decor to suit your personal taste and budget.
School Formal
Captain Cook Cruises has the largest fleet of charter cruise boats on Sydney Harbour available for School Formals and End of Year functions. Onboard your private cruise you'll have a dedicated event co-ordinator who can help organise balloons, theming, photographic services and more at great prices.


Bar / Wine Bar
Fixed / set price only
Function for 100-300
Function for 50-100
Function for over 300
Harbourside Dining
High Tea / Tearooms
Live Music / Entertainment
Private Dining Room
Romantic / Intimate
Smoking Area
Something Different
Suitable for Corporate functions
Suitable for Families with children
Suitable for Functions
Suitable for Groups of 10
Suitable for Hens Nights / parties
Suitable for Pre Theatre
Suitable for Weddings
Waterfront Dining
This restaurant does not have any awards.


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Anonymous - 12/03/2012
I decided to use my Red Balloon voucher to take this Cruise on Sunday March 11. The view was Spectacular, Service was prompt and polite, alas the food left me a little disappointed. I found it to be lacking in choices and creativity, unfortunately the dish I ordered was not overly interesting or tasty. For the price of $170 I would have rathered eaten at a waterside restaurant.