cheese and wine

Dining aboard your barge or river cruise    


Barge Cruise

The Classic Traditions of French and International Cuisine
An unforgettable highlight of your Barge cruise...
Our chefs are experienced culinary artists, whose gastronomic creations are often rated higher than top restaurants and cruise liners by our discerning clients

Before you awaken each morning, a crew member has already been ashore to collect crisp breads, buttery croissants and a variety of fresh pastries. Together with the aroma of coffee, the day has just begun

Lunch will be a colorful arrangement of salads, pates, savory excellent choice from the barge cellar, lunch is often enjoyed on the sun-deck, perhaps while cruising. Your chef supplements the vessel's larder (pantry) with fresh produce bought from lock-keeper's gardens or local markets and creates mouthwatering regional and national dishes which are only challenged in flavor by delicious range of fine wines we serve you aboard

This really does feel like the Grand Finale to an amazing day of exploration and intrigue, cruising the old trading routes which stretch from the Mediterranean right across Europe

Requests for vegetarian and special diets may be made at the time of reservation, non alcoholic beverages and regular decaffeinated tea and coffee, whole or low fat milk are offered with all meals

Sample Barge Cruise Menus

River Cruise

Dining is single seating on all river vessels and features a delectable selection of continental cuisine and local specialties served with fine wines including those from local vineyards along the rivers' route. Friendly, multi-lingual staff caters to your every wish.

Dining aboard a river cruise vessel is one of the great pleasures of your cruise. Enjoy gracious single seating dining in an elegant restaurant that reveals the ever changing scenery as you feast on continental cuisine. Hearty breakfast buffets are perfect for sightseers. The luncheon offers a choice of a five course meal or a grand buffet. Delicious pastries and sweets complete the feast. Dinners are nothing short of fabulous (up to nine courses!) prepared by our master chefs. Unlike many other river cruise vessels, your menu always has a choice of entrees and main dishes. Savor international cuisine and local specialties - all served with a fine selection of local wines.

Sample River Cruise Menus aboard 

Croisi Sample Menus

Sample River Cruise Wine list  aboard