Princess offers passengers flexibility as well as award-winning cuisine with its Anytime Dining program, which gives passengers the freedom to choose a new restaurant and dining time each night. Enjoy traditional cruise ship dining at one of the magnificent main dining halls, or opt for the casual atmosphere of one of the many cafés and pizzerias. For a truly memorable experience, try one of the elegant upscale restaurants, or choose to dine in the privacy of your own cabin with Princess' 24-hour room service.
Main Dining Room Policies: Princess guests are assigned to one of three seatings in the main dining room for their evening meal: early (4:45 p.m.), first seating (5:00 p.m.) and second seating (7:15 p.m.). Early seating is not offered on Pacific Princess. Seating times can vary by ship or itinerary. There is also open seating available called "Anytime Dining", which goes from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. You do not need to reserve seating for Anytime Dining, but reservations are available upon request.
Dress Code: With the exception of formal nights, the dress code is smart casual. Appropriate attire includes skirts, dresses, slacks and sweaters or blouses for ladies and long pants, shirts with collars and/or a sports jacket for men. Nice jeans (no holes, tears or frays) are also acceptable on Smart Casual evenings. On formal nights, typical black-tie formal wear is appropriate. Items include evening gowns and cocktail dresses for ladies; and tuxedos, dinner jackets or dark suits with a tie for men. Items such as t-shirts, halter tops and torn jeans are not permitted and shoes must be worn at all times.
Beverage Policy: All beverages except tea, coffee and water are at an additional cost. Juice is included with breakfast. Soft drink cards, good for unlimited soft drinks, are available for purchase onboard.
Special Requests: Special meals are available, including low-sodium, low-fat, low-sugar and vegetarian meals, as well as sugar-free and fat-free desserts. Kosher meals are available on all ships and itineraries. Special dietary equests must be received no later than 35 days prior to departure for cruises to Alaska, Canada/New England, Caribbean, Hawaii, Mexico, Panama Canal and Coastal Getaways. For all other cruises, requests must be received no later than 65 days prior to departure.
All dining rooms on board Princess ships are smoke-free.