Marco Pierre White

Get up close to Marco and discover his tips and tricks, hear tales from his glittering career, and enjoy exceptional quality food and wine with him at these once-in-a-lifetime experiences

The Cookery Club

Step into The Cookery Club with legendary chef Marco Pierre White for the ultimate culinary experience.

Learn from the professionals

As patron of The Cookery Club and one of our Food Heroes, Marco holds hosted masterclasses and hosted dinners when he’s on board. Even when he’s not with us, you can still learn to cook and present Marco’s dishes, as our chefs host Inspired by Marco Classes and Dinners to give you the inside track on his recipes and techniques. Cooking done, it’s time to tuck in and enjoy the delicious food you’ve created. Places are limited, so make sure you book early.

Marco’s hosted masterclass

After welcoming you to his two-hour masterclass held exclusively on Britannia, Marco will be your guide as you learn to cook restaurant-quality food. What better way to master Marco’s techniques than by trying them out first-hand, overseen by the man himself? Dishes cooked and served, it’s time to tuck in and enjoy them together. You can book this once-ina-lifetime experience through Cruise Personaliser, but hurry – places are strictly limited to an intimate 24 per class.

On-board venues

with Marco Pierre White

Main restaurant Gala menu

A cruise highlight is the Gala Evening. On these glamorous occasions, a gourmet dining experience is presented in the main restaurant on every ship. Our Gala menus have been created personally by Marco Pierre White. Savour such treats as Bayonne ham and Parmesan mousse; New England half split lobster with a Mornay sauce; Champagne sorbet; and orange-scented savarin with summer berries. Complete the experience by treating yourself to one of our speciality wines, including three exclusive Bon Viveur blends created by Olly Smith.

Ocean Grill

Marco’s philosophy is clear to see (and taste) at Ocean Grill – to create something special and memorable, but above all wholly enjoyable. In the spirit of all great London grill restaurants, you can savour mouth-watering steaks and seafood in a relaxed, yet sophisticated ambience. As you would expect from one of the world’s leading chefs, attention to detail is paramount, and provenance and quality are key. The dishes, while simple, are masterfully presented, delivering exceptional flavours. Available on board Arcadia for a small cover charge. A supplement is also payable on selected dishes.

Hosted dinner

Enjoy a hosted dinner with Marco at the helm

What’s better than having your dinner cooked by a culinary legend? How about tucking into that dinner with Marco and, over a few glasses of good wine, enjoying tales from his glittering career? The godfather of British cooking will prepare three courses as you gather round to watch as he works. Once you’re seated, you’ll enjoy delicious dishes, lively conversation and a selection of wines chosen to complement each course. This is a once in-a-lifetime experience for foodies and fans of the world-famous chef. You can book in advance through Cruise Personaliser for Britannia, but hurry – places are strictly limited You can book in advance through Cruise Personaliser for Britannia, but hurry – places are strictly limited.