Big ship and long line, food tastes no good

Regal Princess Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 28

Overall rating:

2 out of 5
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Regal Princess

7 Night Canada & New England (New York Roundtrip)

Sail date: October 10, 2015

Ship: Regal Princess

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: B104

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Review summary

The ship is new, so it is very clean. But the ship is too big, holds 3,500+ passengers. There were long lines for embarking/disembarking; long lines for the elevators before/after the show time. The food in the Horizon Buffet are poorly prepared. Meats are over cooked and dry. Soups are salty. The cooktail shrimp is pretty fresh, but the cooked shrimps were over done and very dry. They provided some orient cuisine, but none of them were cooked right. They were nothing more than just dumping different vegetables mixed with dark brown sauce, which looks bad and tastes awful.  The food in the dinning room were also disappointing. The steak is dry and tough. Lobster was not juicy tender. The dinner rolls were rock hard and cold. But their desserts were very good. The entertaiment and activities are well arranged.     

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

1 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
It is nice and clean. This cabin is at the very front of the ship. It takes long walking to the elevator. All the dining rooms, theater, public activites are at the mid to back ship. It is not recommented to book this cabin.

Ports of call

Brooklyn, New York

1 out of 5

Halifax, Nova Scotia

5 out of 5

Saint John, New Brunswick

1 out of 5

Bar Harbor, Maine

3 out of 5

Boston, Massachusetts

3 out of 5

Newport, Rhode Island

5 out of 5
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