Arvia dining focus: send your tastebuds around the world

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.

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.


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.


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 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.

Where our Local Food Heroes’ dishes will feature on board

Shivi Ramoutar

The fabulous new queen of contemporary Caribbean cooking will be bringing her vibrant, flavourful recipes to Arvia for her maiden season in the Caribbean in winter 2023-4 and will celebrate her passion for the region’s cuisine with an exclusive collection of dishes at Taste 360 and The Beach House.

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.

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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