Arvia dining focus: flavours to explore, quality to dine for

Delight in delicious dining on board our Excel class ship Arvia. With a cool mix of British classics and flavours from around the globe, you’ll be able to find a venue to suit any mood. She’s also got menus inspired by your holiday destinations so that you can get a taste of them before you’ve even stepped ashore.

Our top 3 dining picks


Green & Co feat. Mizuhana


Let us take your taste buds on a journey over land and sea.

Take a seat in the dining space, or venture over to the sushi bar and enjoy the experience of our chefs cooking up a storm. Sample plant-based dishes that will alter perceptions along with the freshest and most beautiful sushi plates. Here, we celebrate difference and deliver delicious.


6th Street Diner


Whether it’s breakfast, brunch, dinner or sweet things... we’ve got ya. Grab a seat and take in the spirit of the classic all-American diner.

We’ve got great music, ice-cold cocktails and deeelicious soul food, all served up with some good ol’ American hospitality. So make yourself comfy, stick a quarter in the jukebox and enjoy the ride.


Authentic food crafted by local experts


One of the best ways to explore a destination is to try the native dishes that tell stories of the history, culture and lives of the locals.

That’s why we’re collaborating with acclaimed Spanish chef, José Pizarro, and the queen of contemporary Caribbean cooking, Shivi Ramoutar, to bring incredible local food experiences to Arvia's holidays in the Mediterranean and Caribbean respectively.


Dining options on Arvia


If you’ve got a day of exploring ahead of you, you’ll want to kick-start your morning with the most important meal of the day. On Arvia, you’ll find an array of buffet options in Horizon or you can enjoy more bespoke breakfast menus in Coral, Opal, Aqua or Pearl. Staying in a Suite? Then don’t miss out on a luxurious breakfast experience in Epicurean, The Glasshouse or Sindhu. Or why not just sleep in and let us bring breakfast in bed to you at no extra charge?


From hearty grills to tasty snacks, there’s a tempting lunchtime option for every midday appetite on Arvia. Soak up stunning vistas from Taste 360 as you tickle your tastebuds with speciality dishes from our Local Food Heroes. Or stop by The Glass House for a light bite as you watch the world go by in Arvia's luminous Grand Atrium. Whether it’s a relaxing meal with the family or a quick bite before you take a dip in the pool, there’s a lunch for every occasion on Arvia.


Whatever your cruise holiday itinerary, you can go on the ultimate food journey every evening on board Arvia. With exquisite dishes in elegant surroundings, dining experiences don’t come any finer than dinner at Epicurean. While at The Olive Grove you can taste your way around the southern and eastern Mediterranean with authentic dishes. And in The Keel & Cow, you’ll be able to try what we think is the best burger at sea – The Prime Minister. So, what do you fancy for dinner?

All-day dining

From healthy to decadent, from hearty to delicate, there’s a menu and a venue for every mood and appetite on Arvia. Not only are mouth-watering dining options available around the clock, including vegan, vegetarian, low-sugar and gluten-free options, but each meal brings a moment to relish. So, whether you’re looking to dress up for dinner in a chic restaurant or simply pick up a slice of poolside pizza… you’ll find it all on Arvia.

Afternoon tea

What better way to bridge the gap between lunch and dinner than with that classic British tradition of a sumptuous afternoon tea? You can enjoy a relaxing afternoon of freshly baked scones and speciality teas in many of Arvia’s main restaurants. But for the ultimate indulgence, head to The Epicurean where you can treat yourself to an exquisite Afternoon Tea… it’s an Arvia experience not to be missed.


All dining venues on board Arvia

Chic and special

Whether you’re celebrating a certain occasion or simply keen to indulge in an extra-special foodie experience, these restaurants have the wow factor. Settle into chic surroundings, enjoy flawless service and take your pick from delicately crafted, delectable dishes.

Green & Co, featuring Mizuhana

Get ready for the freshest flavours at sea with Green & Co’s exquisitely crafted fish and plant-based dishes and sushi courtesy of Mizuhana. Sit and watch the expert sushi chefs at work before tucking into their delicate creations or take a seat at elegant tables with mouth-watering sea views to accompany your meal.

The Epicurean

Dining experiences don’t come any finer than Epicurean. Marvel as each exquisite dish, inspired by classic British ingredients and given a modern twist by expert chefs, is presented at your table. The experience is complete with fine wines, flawless service, elegant surroundings and stunning ocean views.

The Chef’s Table

Don your finery for an exclusive evening of fine dining. On Celebration Nights, The Chef’s Table celebrates British and regional cuisines with a unique menu created by Marco Pierre White and wine selected by Olly Smith.

Served with entertainment

Visit one of these unique venues and you might be treated to the sounds of a lively cabaret band or a solo singer during a sumptuous three-course dinner. Or you could hear secrets from the career of a famous chef while watching them create a mouth-watering meal.

The Limelight Club

This supper-club venue is a fixed favourite. After the daytime dancing classes, The Limelight Club is the place to be for adult-only evening dining and entertainment. The club exclusively hosts established and emerging vocalists and is the dedicated venue for resident performers and the house band. As the entertainment gets underway, guests enjoy a unique dining experience: a themed multi-course menu is served at intervals throughout the show.

Contemporary flavours

From light bites to decadent dinners, there’s a menu for every appetite. You’ll find traditional British favourites and exotic world flavours available throughout the day, as well as special dishes created by our Food Heroes.

6th Street Diner

For the best all-American eats in a truly cool setting, look no further than 6 th Street Diner. It’s the perfect venue for fun dining with friends and family. The laid-back vibe (think modern-retro seating, atmospheric lighting and a juke box playing classic tracks) is complemented by a big-flavour menu of Stateside favourites.

The Keel and Cow

From breakfast till late, this is the place to relax with friends, beautifully crafted gastropub food and a fine collection of draught and bottled beers and craft ales. Will it be our signature burger, classic fish and chips, pie and mash or a prime steak from the dry-aging cabinet? Hard choices. Great food.


Prepare your taste buds for a flavour-filled adventure. In stylish and sumptuous surroundings, Sindhu’s expert chefs will take you on a delicately spiced odyssey that celebrates the best of contemporary Indian cuisines. You can also make a date on sea days to enjoy a delicious tiffin-style lunch.

The Olive Grove

Everyone loves the sunshine, and here we serve it up, Mediterranean style, all day long. Pull up a chair and take your pick from the region’s iconic favourites, from Spanish paella to Moroccan lamb tagine and grazing boards of tasty regional specialities –all perfect for enjoying with friends and family.

The Glass House

Sit back with a glass of specially selected wine as daring aerial artists perform before your eyes. This welcoming and sophisticated wine bar boasts a prime spot in the Grand Atrium, a cracking selection of world wines hand-picked by wine expert Olly Smith and delicious food.

Fresh and informal

From buffets to poolside snack bars, these casual spots are the perfect places to stop by and tuck into a tasty bite. With options available all day and even late at night, you can enjoy delicious dishes whenever you feel peckish.

The Quays

The multi-venue dining piazza The Quays was first rolled out on Iona and we’re delighted to add a tasty new eatery to the joyous mix of flavours. Roast Carvery reinvents the classic Sunday Roast with a range of roasted meats, cooked to perfection and served with trimmings in a Yorkshire pudding wrap.

The Beach House

For relaxed dining, this family favourite always gets the thumbs up. Easy does it for Caribbean and Southern American classics with a playful twist. From hanging kebabs and sizzling cook-your-own steaks to delectable chocolate fondues, you’ll want to dive right in.


Find scoopfuls of holiday happiness at this family-friendly gelateria. Snowflake Luxury Gelato blends the best of British and Italian cultures in a range of artisan flavours. A traditional cone with your choice of toppings? A gelato afternoon tea, cookie or sundae? With so many treats, you’re sure to be back for more.

Horizon Restaurant

Whatever you fancy, whatever the time of day, head for the Horizon Restaurant. The all-day dining venue offers an incredible variety of food from home and around the world to suit every appetite and dietary need. The self-service restaurant is spacious, elegant and relaxed, with ocean vistas on the side.

Vistas Café Bar

Feast your eyes on sea views as you savour exquisite sweet treats, invigorating Costa coffees and a selection of teapigs™teas. In this buzzing location at the heart of the ship you’ll also be treated to pop-up performances and daring displays from aerial artists.

Family favourites

Bring your whole clan for great food and good times. Munch on burgers and hot dogs by the pool, sit down for a family meal to mark a special occasion, or head to the early children’s tea to enjoy healthy options and treats for all tastes.

Family favourites

Family favourite dining venues: Horizon Restaurant, Taste 360, The Beach House, The Olive Grove, The Quays, Hook, Line & Vinegar, Fusion, The Boardwalk, Ripples


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