Norwegian Spirit Main Dining Rooms: The Garden & Windows
Norwegian Cruise Line created Freestyle Dining -- a flexible approach to dining in the restaurant of your choice, at the time that is convenient for you. The main dining rooms, The Garden and Windows, are the largest restaurants on the Norwegian Spirit. You can almost always show up without a reservation and be seated right away.
Norwegian Sprit's Garden restaurant is located on Deck 6. The Garden main dining room is the venue. Generally there's something for just about every appetite. Starters include crab dip, fruit, and soups such as chilled apple bisque and beet soup. Grilled salmon, lean burgers, and fusili pasta and barbecued pork are among main entrees featured on the lunch menu, and for dinner expect beef, fish, poultry, and vegetarian selections. You'll find pies, berries served in Grand Marnier sauce, fruit, and ice cream among the Norwegian Spirit's Garden dining room dessert choices
The Windows restaurant onboard Norwegian Spirit is located on Deck 6. the understated elegance of retro ocean liners awaits you at Norwegian Spirit's Windows dining room. For dinner in either main dining room, look for six main entrees which remain constant, and three nightly specials which vary. Greek salads, baked shrimp, and French Onion Soup exemplify starters, and traditional main entree favorites include Grilled New York Strip Steak, baked chicken breast, and roasted salmon. Vegetarian Lasagna and Chicken Piccata with Gnocchi are among entrees for more adventuresome palates. Desserts in Window's dining room include sherbet, cheesecake, chocolate mousse, and pies.
Norwegian Spirit Main Dining Room Tips
Breakfast is served from 7:00am to 9:00am, lunch is from noon to 2:30pm, and dinner hours are from 5:30pm to midnight. Only one main dining room is open for breakfast and lunch, and you can determine that by checking the Freestyle dining option daily.
Bare feet, jeans, shorts, tank tops, and swim wear are not permitted. As a rule, shorts and jeans are not permitted after 6:00pm. For gentlemen, smart casual such as slacks and polo style shirts are more appropriate at dinner time.
Meals are no cost, but special beverages, wines, beer, and soft drinks may be purchased via current bar menu.
When ordering steaks and other meats, specify your grilling preference.
Guest Reviews of Norwegian Spirit's Main Dining Rooms
Both of Norwegian Spirit's main dining rooms have recently received average to good reviews for food quality.
Pasta dishes are likely going to be better at the La Trattoria Italian specialty restaurant onboard Norwegian Spirit rather than the main dining rooms, however.
Seafood dishes including shrimp skewers and swordfish in Norwegian Spirit's main dining rooms receive great reviews!
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NCL Freestyle Dining onboard Norwegian Spirit
Throughout your Norwegian Spirit cruise, you'll be able to savor cuisine as you wish on your time! From 5:45pm to midnight, both main dining rooms provide first come, first serve seating. Wait time is usually 20 minutes, and parties of ten plus may be accommodated at different tables. All tips / the tipping policy for the main dining room does apply. Check out our article on NCL Freestyle Dining for additional information.