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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 INFO: For your safety and that of our other passengers, wearing the mask is mandatory. Thank you for your understanding.
2020-2021 Autumn/Winter Menu
Seared scallops with crispy Colonnata lard and shellfish jus
Home-made duck foie gras in Cointreau with blood orange marmalade
Marinated vegetable sticks in turmeric with creamed Dulse seaweed
Roasted sea bass fillet with champagne sauce, twice-cooked turnip and candied baby carrots
Braised veal with bergamot sauce, pickled cabbage cannelloni and vegetables
Beef steak with smoked meat jus and Brittany-style potato pancakes
Organic cheese, Nantes lamb’s lettuce and sherry vinaigrette
Rum baba cube with a crunchy biscuit and Crémet Nantais dessert cream cheese
Peruvian chocolate dessert with nougatine crisp
Creamy almond tart with candied mandarin and Sicilian mandarin sorbet
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, crème anglaise (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
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.