Iona dining focus: a fantastic world of food
Flavours to explore, quality to dine for
A whole world of dining is included in the price of your holiday
From healthy to decadent, from hearty to delicate, there’s a menu and a venue for every mood. Keen to dress up for a romantic meal in a chic setting? Prefer to pick up a freshly made snack while sunbathing by the pool? Feel free. If you’re with little ones, an early children’s tea offers another great way to enjoy time together (as well as some tasty treats!).
Iona's dining venues
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 Olive Grove
The Beach House
Vistas Café Bar
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.
The Glass House
The Keel and Cow
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
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.
Eric Lanlard's Afternoon Tea
The Chef’s Table,
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 buffet tea to enjoy healthy options and treats for all tastes.
Food Heroes experiences on Iona
A taste for authentic, exquisite, discovery
We know that great food lies at the heart of a great holiday. That’s why we work with the brightest lights of the culinary scene, our Food Heroes, to bring you innovative, delicious menus and exclusive foodie experiences. Our brand new ship Iona offers over 30 places to wine and dine and our Food Heroes will be joining selected Iona holidays to the fjords.
The godfather of British cooking Marco Pierre White
Make a date with master pâtissier Eric Lanlard
Wine adventures you’ll love with Olly Smith
Local Food Heroes on Iona
We know the power food can have to turn a good day into a great one. 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. We’re collaborating with local leading chefs to bring these incredible food experiences to your holiday on board Iona.
Our Local Food Heroes will bring the taste of the fjords to Iona’s summer holidays to Norway, and the thrill of the tapas trail to her winter breaks to Spain, Portugal and the Canary Islands. With locally sourced ingredients, traditional recipes and menus brimming with authentic flavours,you can continue your exploration through your taste buds.