Foodie adventures to savour with James Martin

Don’t miss out on your chance to meet a Food Hero. Food Heroes experiences can be booked in advance for cruises on Britannia through Cruise Personaliser. Experiences on Azura and Ventura can be booked on board. Food Hero events are extremely popular and places are limited.


Make a date with one of Britain’s best-loved chefs, James Martin

Enjoy a two-hour masterclass with James Martin, one of Britain’s best-loved chefs.
At The Cookery Club, exclusively on Britannia, James will deliver a hands-on class, sharing his expert knowledge, tricks of the trade and personal experiences. He’ll take you step-by-step through some of his favourite recipes, and will join you at the Chef’s Table where you can sample your efforts and chat through the class. Book your place in advance through Cruise Personaliser (subject to availability).

Hosted dinner

Imagine going to an intimate dinner party with James Martin. With our exclusive Chef’s Table hosted dinners, you can do just that.

Watch as the Yorkshireman prepares a delicious three-course meal before your eyes, then sit down with him to enjoy fabulous dishes, lively conversation and wine with each course. It’s a must for foodies and fans of the charismatic chef.

Book your place in advance through Cruise Personaliser (subject to availability).

Q&A session

Everything you wanted to know about James Martin and more. If you’re a fan of this popular chef, don’t miss this special event. Hosted by our entertainment manager, you can ask James questions about his inspiring career and his secrets to preparing fabulous food, and learn more about his life and travels.

Find out more on board.

Book signings and photocalls

Meet James in person and let one of our professional photographers record the occasion for posterity. You can also meet James at our special book-signing events (books are available for purchase from the bookshop). A great memento or gift for any foodie!

Find out more on board.

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