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.

Genuine Lake Minnetonka Sunset Cruise

Our legendary cruise theme, the ORIGINAL Lake Minnetonka Dinner Cruise! Enjoy a great tour and fabulous food our cruises are famous for with main entrées featuring delicious Al’s Slow Cooked BBQ Ribs and Southern fried chicken complemented by attentive tableside beverage service.

2 Hour Cruise, with Al’s Famous Ribs and Chicken Buffet For 2-15 guests: $48 per person sold by the table size. Table sizes range from 2-6 guests.

*Children 2 and under free and need not be included in your table count

*For parties of 16 or more guests, please call our team to plan a private cruise or CLICK HERE (www.al-almas.com/private) to learn more.

Menu
  • Al’s Famous Slow Cooked BBQ Ribs
  • Southern Fried Chicken
  • Italian Mandarin Salad
  • Au Gratin Potatoes
  • Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Whole Wheat Rolls
  • Alma’s Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

Signature Lake Minnetonka Sunset Cruise

Signature cruises are hosted aboard our flagship Motoryachts Bella Vista, Arabella or Isabella. Enjoy a delicious plated surf and turf dinner while taking in the beautiful sights of Lake Minnetonka’s shoreline! A fun narrated tour and fabulous food our cruises are famous for from your table(s) complemented by attentive tableside beverage service.

2 Hour Cruise, Plated Surf and Turf Dinner For 2-15 guests. $60 per person sold by the table size. Table sizes range from 2-6 guests.

*Children 2 and under free and need not be included in your table count

*For parties of 16 or more guests, please call our team to plan a private cruise or CLICK HERE (www.al-almas.com/private) to learn more.

Menu
  • Petite Filet Mignon
  • Lobster Mac and Cheese
  • Mediterranean Seared Chicken
  • Caesar Salad
  • Whole Wheat Roll
  • Alma’s Famous Key Lime Pie

 
Signature Sunday Brunch Cruise

Enjoy our very best! Step aboard Lake Minnetonka’s finest yachts and take in the spectacular views as the shoreline passes you by. Your table will enjoy our delicious brunch buffet while the captain narrates a fun tour of the sights and the crew provides tableside service for a full selection of beverages.

2 Hour Cruise, Signature Brunch Buffet For 2 – 15 guests. $42 per person sold by the table size. Table sizes range from 2-6 guests.

*Children 2 and under free and need not be included in your table count

*For parties of 16 or more guests, please call our team to plan a private cruise or CLICK HERE (www.al-almas.com/private) to learn more.

Menu
  • Mediterranean Seared Chicken
  • Atlantic Salmon with Lemon Dill Sauce
  • Homemade Belgian Waffles
  • Sausage Links
  • Scrambled Eggs
  • Muffins
  • Alma’s Homemade Caramel Rolls
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Seasoned Home Fry Potatoes
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Alma’s Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
BBQ Lunch Cruise

Saturday and Sunday just got more fun! Join in the weekend lake atmosphere and set sail from any of the available ports and cruise times and enjoy Al’s Famous Slowed Cooked Ribs and Southern Fried Chicken with tableside service for a full selection of beverages!

2 Hour Cruise, with Al’s Famous Ribs and Chicken Buffet For 2-15 guests. $44 per person sold by the table size. Table sizes range from 2-6 guests.

*Children 2 and under free and need not be included in your table count

*For parties of 16 or more guests, please call our team to plan a private cruise or CLICK HERE (www.al-almas.com/private) to learn more.

Menu
  • Al’s Famous Slow Cooked BBQ Ribs
  • Southern Fried Chicken
  • Vegetable Tortellini Salad
  • Italian Mandarin Salad
  • Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Alma’s Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
Sips and Sights Cruise

Simply, the Twin Cities best lakeside “decks”! Just like your favorite land-based deck but moving along the water instead of only looking out upon it. Join us for happy hours on the water! Attentive service, awesome small plates buffet featuring delicious appetizers.

1.5 Hour Cruise with Island Appetizers Buffet for 2-15 guests. $40 Per Person sold by the table size. Table sizes range from 2-6 guests.

*Children 2 and under free and need not be included in your table count

*For parties of 16 or more guests, please call our team to plan a private cruise or CLICK HERE (www.al-almas.com/private) to learn more.

Menu
  • Al’s Famous Slow Cooked BBQ Riblets
  • Signature Island Chicken Wings
  • Southwest Chicken Eggrolls with Cajun Ranch
  • Signature Guacamole Dip and Chips
  • Alma’s Brownies and Lemon Berry Bars

 
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!



Spectacular Sights You watch the scenery. 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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Al & Alma's History 

Customer Reviews What They Say

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

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  • 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."

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

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

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  • "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!"

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  • "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!"

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

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