Al & Alma'sPublic Cruises are the perfect way to take in the incredible sites and history of beautiful Lake Minnetonka.

Voted "Best Of" Twin Cities, our award-winning crew and fleet of beautiful luxury yachts promise to thrill and delight you and your guests. Enjoy spectacular food and beverages while the captain and crew share stories of the lake, point out beautiful estates and navigate the shores, channels, and many bays and islands of Lake Minnetonka's 114 miles of shoreline.

Spectacular Sights You watch the scenary. We'll watch the details.
Award Winning Fleet The perfect fusion of spectacular scenery and attentive award-winning service aboard Al & Alma's magnificent Lake Minnetonka Fleet.
Delightful Food & Beverage Our boats are docked at our legendary Supper Club in Cooks Bay. As a result, you'll enjoy delicious food that has become an enduring Lake Legend since 1956.
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Signature Sunday Brunch Cruise
Cruise Day & Time:  Sundays at 12pm-2pm
Adult Ticket: $42, Children 10 & Under: $21, 2 and under complementary w/ adult ticket

Enjoy our very best! Step aboard the majestic Bella Vista and take in the spectacular views as the Upper Lake Minnetonka shoreline passes you by. Boarding begins at 11:45am, boat departs promptly at 12:00pm and returns to port at  2:00pm. Signature Sunday Brunch Cruises depart from our home port in Mound unless otherwise noted.


Buffet Menu
  • Made to order Belgium Waffles
  • Atlantic Salmon w/ Lemon Caper Dill Sauce
  • Sautéed Dijon Chicken Breast on Wild Rice
  • Scrambled Eggs
  • Sausage Links
  • Sliced Ham
  • Hash Browned Potatoes
  • Alma's Homemade Caramel Rolls
  • Assorted Muffins
  • Kids Macaroni and Cheese
  • Italian Mandarin Salad
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Alma's Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
Sunday Funday Cruise
Cruise Day & Time:  Sundays at 4pm-6pm
Adult Ticket: $40, Children 10 & Under: $20, 2 and under complementary w/ adult ticket

!Ole! Join in the fun and enjoy our delicious Fajita Bar and a great narrated tour. Boarding begins at 3:45pm, boat departs promptly at 4:00pm and returns to port at 6:00pm. Sunday Funday Cruises depart from our home port in Mound or Wayzata when available.


Buffet Menu
  • Marinated Chipotle Chicken
  • Southwest Chicken Eggrolls w/ Cajun Ranch Sauce
  • Flour Tortillas
  • Chopped Tomatoes, Lettuce, Cheddar Cheese, Sour Cream
  • Sautéed Onions and Peppers
  • Spanish Rice
  • Tangy Black Bean, Corn, Cilantro Salsa
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Fresh Cut Fruit
  • Alma's Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
Sips and Sights Cruise
Cruise Day(s) & Time:  Monday-Thursday at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Adult Ticket:  $42, Children 10 & Under: $21, 2 and under complementary w/ adult ticket

Celebrate! Step aboard and enjoy a complementary boarding glass of champagne or sparkling cider. Enjoy the magnificent sights of Lake Minnetonka and sip your favorite beverage (cash bar available) while enjoying a beautiful buffet comprised of our most popular appetizers. Boarding begins at 6:15pm, boat departs promptly at 6:30pm and returns to port at 8:30pm. Sips and Sights Cruises depart from our home port in Mound.


Buffet Menu
  • Southwest Chicken Eggroll w/ Cajun Ranch
  • Teriyaki Chicken Wings
  • Al's Signature Slow Cooked BBQ Riblets
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Fresh Cut Fruit
  • Island Salad
  • Alma's Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
Genuine Lake Minnetonka Sunset Cruise
Cruise Day(s) & Time:  Fridays: 7:00pm-9:30pm, Saturdays 5:30pm-8:00pm
Adult Ticket:  $46,  Children 10 & Under:  $23, 2 and under complementary w/ adult ticket

Our legendary cruise theme, the ORIGINAL Lake Minnetonka dinner cruise! Enjoy a great tour and fabulous food our cruises are famous for! Boarding begins at 6:15pm, boat departs promptly at 6:30pm and returns to port at 8:30pm. Genuine Lake Minnetonka Sunset Cruises depart from our home port in Mound or Wayzata when available.


Buffet Menu
  • Al's Famous Slow Cooked BBQ Ribs
  • Southern Fried Chicken
  • Italian Mandarin Salad
  • Augraten Potatoes
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Whole Wheat Rolls and Butter
  • Alma's Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
Genuine Lake Minnetonka Picnic Cruise
Cruise Day & Time:  Saturdays: 12:00pm-2:00pm
Adult Ticket:  $36,  Children 10 & Under:  $18, 2 and under complementary w/ adult ticket

Join in the fun of a Lake Minnetonka Saturday! Our legendary slow cooked BBQ ribs and southern fried chicken are the perfect complement for this two-hour floating picnic. Boarding begins at 11:45am, boat departs promptly at 12:00pm and returns to port at 2:00pm. Genuine Lake Minnetonka Picnic Cruises depart from our home port in Mound or Wayzata when available.


Buffet Menu
  • Al's Famous Slow Cooked BBQ Ribs
  • Southern Fried Chicken
  • Italian Mandarin Salad
  • Potato Salad
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Whole Wheat Rolls and Butter
  • Alma's Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
Signature Cruise Events
Cruise Day & Time:
  • Signature Wine Tasting Cruise - Thursday June 8th
  • Jazz Cruise Live Music with Debbie Duncan - Sunday July 23rd
  • Martinis and Manicures Cruise - Thursday August 17th

Join us for a cruise event like no other! Throughout the year, we host very popular signature theme cruises exclusively aboard the Bella Vista. These exceptional events feature unique menus, cruise times and pricing. Click now to access the cruise calendar for cruise availability and pricing information.


 
Give the Gift of Cruising!

Give an Al and Alma's Gift Certificate to be redeemed at our Supper Club or to enjoy on one of our public cruises. An Al and Alma's Gift Certificate is a unique and special way to thank a client or congratulate a staff member for a job well done! And of course, they make great gifts for personal events like birthdays and anniversaries. Purchase online today!



Al & Alma's History 

Customer Reviews What They Say

  • "The evening was beautiful, the service outstanding, the food delicious and the experience was memorable"

    Yelp Review

  • We Love Al and Alma's! They are so personable and offer quick service and delicious food!

    Andrea W. - Open Table Review

  • "Great private cruise offerings. Went with the crew for a work function and everyone had a great experience."

    Aaron N. - Resto customer

  • "Excellent staff, good food, and great views"

    Lance H. - Google Review

  • "Al and Alma's is always very accommodating and professional; they are a first class organization!"

    Brian R. - United Health Group

  • "Thanks Al and Alma's Crew for taking care of details even we hadn't thought of! Avanti was beautiful, food delicious, truly a night our families will never forget!"

    Brandon and Sharon M.

  • "From start to finish the staff at Al and Alma's exceeded our expectations, the boat was beautiful, the food excellent all complimented by your staff's attention to detail and service. We'll be back!"

    Mike J. - RBA Consulting

  • "It helps to have a gorgeous day, but crew was very friendly too. Food was excellent and plenty of it. Everything was perfect !"

    Becky E. - Facebook Review