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Explore the Erdre and its unspoilt landscapes on a four-hour Sunday cruise (normally 2.5 hours).
- Cruise lasts 4 hours instead of 2.5 hours
- Cruise with commentary by an on-board guide
- Background music
- Explore the unspoilt Erdre
- Exceptional fauna and flora
> COVID-19: Following government announcements, the health pass (vaccination certificate or negative PCR test or recovery certificate) will be required to access our cruises.
Spring 2022 Menu
Valid 30 March to 28 June 2022*
Asparagus tartare with sorrel cream and pickled rhubarb
Marbled hake with dill in a seaweed pesto sauce
Nantes pork belly with a grape must emulsion and sour lentils
Glazed poultry with miso, spelt risotto and bok choy cannelloni with sesame seeds
Braised veal in a fresh sheep cheese sauce with baby spinach and yellow carrots
Fillet of pollock in a white butter and black garlic sauce with glasswort mashed potatoes
Organic cheese from Ferme Gaborit in Maulévrier, Nantes lamb’s lettuce and balsamic vinaigrette
Chocolate sponge finger with vanilla spiced apples and caramel cream mousse
Date and lime tartlet topped with crunchy meringue
Gâteau nantais duo, strawberry and mascarpone
Kids’ menu (ages 3 to 12)
Prawns on blinis with mayonnaise and lamb’s lettuce
Breaded chicken fillet with scalloped potato gratin
Chocolate sponge cake with custard sauce
* Menu subject to change based on ingredient availability.
For groups of 12 or more, one menu must be selected for all diners and specified when booking (discount of €2 per person)
OUR WINE MERCHANT’S SELECTION:
Aperitif: Sparkling kir
Dry Vouvray wine - Domaine de la Fontainerie
Chinon Cuvée Prestige wine – Charles Pain
1 bottle of each wine for 4 people
Mineral water and coffee
A unique experience
with Bateaux Nantais
Fall in love with the exceptional beauty of the unspoilt River Erdre and the Plaine de Mazerolles.
Join us at Bateaux Nantais for a lunch cruise. You will be enthralled by the natural environment unfolding before your eyes along the Erdre.
Come enjoy a relaxing Sunday marvelling at the natural and historical splendours between Quai de la Motte Rouge and Plaine de Mazerolles, some 20 kilometres from Nantes.
Boarding : 11.45 am (register at reception before boarding)
Place : Gare fluviale, Quai de la Motte Rouge à Nantes
Departure : 12.30 pm
Return : 4.30 pm
Tram : Line 2, Motte Rouge station
Friday night to Sunday night :
Free parking available nearby. An access card will be given to you at reception.
Free parking in some nearby streets or paid parking (9.00 am to 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm to 7.00 pm)
- Open year round (except 1 January)
- Prices include meal, drinks and cruise
- Bookings required, subject to availability
- Minimum numbers for departure: 30 passengers
- For groups of 12+ adults, a single menu must be chosen for all guests when booking
- For 10+ guests, seating will be at several tables
- Smart attire required
- No smoking on boats
- No animals permitted
- > COVID-19: Following government announcements, the health pass (vaccination certificate or negative PCR test or recovery certificate) will be required to access our cruises.
Programme of special events and offers
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Lunch and diner cruises
What could be more unique than a lunch or dinner cruise for your business and group receptions? Surprise your guests by giving them a memorable experience cruising the River Erdre while enjoying a business lunch or dinner in the heart of Nantes.
What could be more unique than chartering a cruise for your business and group receptions?
Sightseeing cruises/boat transfers
Are you a tour operator, travel agent, coach tour company or business? Discover our sightseeing cruises for companies and tourism professionals in Nantes!
Seminars & Showrooms
Team meetings and product launches? Whether at the wharf or cruising the river, stand out by choosing a restaurant boat as the setting for spending time with your clients, employees and partners. Bateaux Nantais offers business packages to suit your company’s needs.
‘P’tits Moussaillons’ school excursions
Show your classes the Erdre’s treasures in Nantes! ‘P’tits Moussaillons’ is an educational excursion for learning while having fun!
Works council deals
Offer your employees exceptional deals and promotions thanks to our special Works Council rates! Enjoy special terms throughout the year when buying individual and group tickets from Bateaux Nantais.