|Some of the brightest names in wine and food join various Crystal Cruises for our Wine & Food Festival, including
Thomas Keller of the French Laundry in Napa Valley, Lee Heftner,
executive chef of Spago in Los Angeles, culinary icons André
Soltner and Jacques Pépin, wine experts like Valentino's
Piero Selvaggio and Master Sommelier Jay James, and many others.
Casual Dining Options
If you need a break from the sumptuous offerings in the Crystal
Dining Room, we've got casual dining options galore. Try room
service, or a meal at the Trident Bar & Grill.
Wine & Food Festival Fantastic
Among the things that set a Crystal cruise apart from the
competition is the attention we give to food and wine, and
leading the program is our Wine & Food Festival cruises.
What could be more civilized than afternoon tea? Crystal Cruises
offers several tea options to transport you to a different
time and place. Revel in the luscious Viennese flavors and
elegant ambiance of our "Mozart Tea," where waitpersons
in period costumes of velvet, brocade and lace cater to your
pleasure. You may also choose the white-tie-and-tails tradition
of our "English Colonial Tea" or the charming southern
ambiance of our popular "American Tea."
features a casual ambiance with breathtaking ocean views,
and the buffet-style indoor/outdoor café offers both
early and late riser breakfast, as well as late-morning bouillon
service and luncheon buffets.
A lunchtime hamburger/hot dog grill, sandwiches, specialty
burgers and a full bar are available at theTrident Bar &
Grill. During your cruise, you will be treated to several
special buffets that might include Asia Café or Cuisine
of the Sun. For your sweet tooth, ice cream, frozen yogurt,
sherbets and freshly baked cookies are available during the
day at theTrident Ice Cream Bar.
The extraordinary cuisine for which Crystal Cruises is justifiably
famous is offered in our elegant Crystal Dining Room, located
in the heart of the ship just off the Crystal Plaza. The Crystal
Dining Room is beautifully appointed, with sweeping ocean
views by day and a magnificent ambiance at night. Our gracious
European-trained waiters and internationally acclaimed chefs
provide regionally inspired dishes and classic continental
cuisine. The Crystal Dining Room offers the flexibility of
two seatings to facilitate your dining preferences, and gives
you the convenience of open seating at breakfast and lunch.
Our Japanese restaurant Kyoto, aboard Crystal Harmony, features
a sophisticated ambiance; traditional dishes are created by
our staff of renowned Japanese chefs.
On Crystal Symphony, you'll enjoy the innovative Asian cuisine
prepared with a contemporary flair at Jade Garden.
On Crystal Serenity, we will feature contemporary Asian cuisine
in the specialty restaurant, Silk Road, which will also feature
a Sushi Bar offering signature dishes created by internationally
renowned Japanese chef, Nobu Matsuhisa.