This exciting addition to Marella Cruises’ fleet has got us oh-so excited about what wonderful eateries and bars we can expect onboard! Looking for tasty, mouth-watering, fresh cuisine? Then this is the ship for you!
Food and drink onnboard Marella Explorer will certainly take your taste buds on an adventure. Get ready to go on a journey through the flavours of some of the most iconic destinations there is – and brilliantly, most of them are included in your All Inclusive package. Win-win!
That’s not to mention cocktails for every personality – from a marvellous minty Mojito to the fruity flavours of a Daiquiri, or of course you can always opt for a nice cold pint of beer from a speciality region.
Be waited on hand and foot or help yourself as you please – it all depends on where you choose to dine. One thing’s for sure – you’ll experience top-notch service and tantalising flavours no matter where you choose to go.
Restaurants and bars included in All Inclusive
Boasting 10 sensational restaurants and 10 bars, the choice is all yours! Most of which are included in your All Inclusive service – so delve into Mediterranean delicacies, American-style burgers or a good old traditional steak fresh from the grill.
Situated on deck six, prepare to be impressed by the gorgeous gold and grey interiors, and of course, delicious food. Serving everything from succulent steaks to a freshly caught fish dish by main waiter service.
You’ll find this authentic Italian restaurant inside Latitude 53, which transforms at sun down. Expect regional Italian favourites – from a creamy carbonara to the most perfect pizzas.
The Market Place
On deck 11 the Market Place awaits – a buffet restaurant serving dishes from all over the world, providing you with an excellent selection and better yet, it’s made up of lots of different food stalls.
Right by the pool you’ll find the laid-back eatery known as the Snack Shack. It’s the perfect place for those grab ‘n’ go lunches such as burgers and hot dogs, all before rushing back to your sun lounger.
Tapas @ The Mediterranean
On deck 11 you’ll feel as though you’ve been whisked away to sunny Spain, with mouthwatering tapas dishes on offer for both lunch and dinner.
Italian @ The Mediterranean
Looking for an authentic pizzeria? Head to deck 11. Get ready to taste wood-fired oven pizzas with all your favourite toppings, accompanied by a tasty salad bar too.
This super stylish setting boasts a hot pink piano and sensational views, where you can enjoy a large glass of wine – or a bottle if you prefer – and listen to the soothing soundtrack of the pianist, all on deck six.
Pre-dinner drinks anyone? 53 is situated right next to Latitude 53 on deck six, if the clue wasn’t already in the name. That cheeky gin and tonic before dinner just became impossible to refuse.
Overlooking the Snack Shack on deck 12, The Shack will provide you with on-the-go cocktails. There’s even frozen ones for those who need to cool down by the pool!
Bar @ The Mediterranean
Running from the inside to the outside of The Mediterranean restaurant on deck 11, you can enjoy a carefully crafted list of Mediterranean speciality drinks as well as classic cocktails.
Say hello to the longest bar in the fleet on deck 12. Take part in cocktail making classes and sample a few yourself whilst taking in the 360-degree views, day and night.
Broadway Show Lounge
Holding 1,000 people across deck six and seven, catch a Broadway-style show whilst a waiter brings your drinks right to you. A perfectly poured pint to a classic vodka and coke, whatever tickles your fancy.
When you’re not sipping Martinis at the bar, you’ll be strutting your stuff on the dance floor on deck 12 – and with its own private bar, you can grab a shot or two whilst you’re at it.
Champagne and Prosecco are the drink of choice here. Aperitif is a relaxing, speakeasy-style bar.
Squid & Anchor
You’ll feel right at home in Marella Cruises’ first pub at sea! It’s a modern take on a traditional British boozer, hosting live bands and regular quiz nights.
For just a small cover charge, these speciality restaurants will drive your taste buds wild with flavour. More than worth the couple of extra pennies, you can take full advantage of gourmet dishes and oriental treats.
The Dining Club
Foodie lovers will fall head over heels for The Dining Club on deck 5, it’s the perfect restaurant for an extra special evening with gourmet cuisine you can’t refuse.
Open for dinner only on deck 7, Umi Sushi will prepare dishes such as sashimi and nigari rolls right in front of your eyes.
Curries, noodles and plenty of pan-Asian delights lie on deck 7. This oriental-style restaurant boasts quirky lanterns and paintings to give you a real rustic vibe.
Surf & Turf Steakhouse
The finest cut of steak, pork chops, lobsters and grilled chicken are on this meaty menu. 28-day aged meats ready and waiting to provide you with the best meal at sea.
Perfect for those with a sweet tooth, this vintage-looking parlour serves up yummy gelato in a range of fantastic flavours, all for only a small charge. You can add whatever toppings you like too – what cool concoction will you make?!
So – have we whet your appetite? With so much choice available on this superb ship, you’d be crazy not to want to test her out for yourself!
Time to get onboard?
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