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About Your Ship: Independence of the Seas
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Departs Southampton (London) aboard Royal Caribbean - Independence of the Seas
Sailing Date(s):  October 28, 2014
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My Time Dining (Main Dining Room)
My Time Dining is Royal Caribbean's flexible dining option that allows you to choose when you dine and who you dine with, all while enjoying seating in the ship's main dining room; order from the same dinner menu and enjoy the same impeccable Gold Anchor Service for which Royal Caribbean is known. It's easy to enjoy My Time Dining - make your pre-reservation ahead of time, reserve onboard or simply walk in!
  • Seating Times: 6:00 - 9:30 PM.
  • Dress: We suggest smart casual attire. On formal evenings (2), formal attire is appropriate in the restaurant, which includes suits and ties or tuxedos for men and dresses for women. Swimwear, shorts and jeans are not permitted.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing. Prepaid gratuities are required to participate in My Time Dining - this includes tips for your waiter, assistant waiter, head waiter and stateroom.
  • Reservations are recommended in order to avoid a delay in seating (reservations will be taken once onboard).
My Family Time Dining
The main dining room offers My Family Time Dining with expedited dining and Adventure Ocean pick-up service, to keep the whole family happy and satisfied during your meals. With this expedited dining service your kids (ages 3 to 11) will be served their meals within 40 minutes, and their appetizers get served right away.

When they've finished dinner, take your children to meet the Adventure Ocean Youth staff at the dining room entrance doors. The staff will escort your children directly to the Adventure Ocean facilities for scheduled evening activities. Then you can quickly return to your table and enjoy a relaxing meal.
  • Must be registered in the complimentary Adventure Ocean Youth program.
  • Must have signed up for My Family Time Dining option in advance through Royal Caribbean's online booking & reservation service or once onboard, you can sign up for this service in the Adventure Ocean area.
  • The service starts on the second evening onboard. From then on you can enjoy My Family Time Dining for the remainder of your cruise vacation or choose to use this service whenever you wish.
  • Available for guests who select the Traditional Dining service at the first available seating.
  • More specific details are provided onboard in the Adventure Ocean area.
Romeo and Juliet, MacBeth, & King Lear Dining Rooms
Stunning three-level dining room offering a variety of options for each course, from appetizers to entrees to mouthwatering desserts. Menus feature ShipShape items, vegetarian options, and selections of kids' favorite foods.
  • Seating Times: Breakfast: 7:30 - 9:30 AM, Lunch: From noon - 2 PM, Dinner: Early - 6:15 PM, Late - 8:30 PM.
  • Dress: We suggest smart casual attire. On formal evenings (2), we suggest suits and ties or tuxedos for men and dresses for women. On a couple of nights, semi-formal attire is permitted. Swimwear, shorts, and jeans are not permitted.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • Reservations are required.
Chops Grille
Celebrate a special occasion or just another perfect day of vacation at this signature steakhouse serving fine steaks, seafood, sides and dessert in an upscale setting.
  • Seating Times: Dinner: 6 - 10 PM.
  • Dress: We suggest smart casual attire - jackets and ties for men, dresses or pantsuits for women. On formal evenings, we suggest suits and ties or tuxedos for men and cocktail dresses for women.
  • Costs: A nominal fee of $30 USD applies per guest, including gratuities. Specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • Reservations are required; we suggest booking them on the first day of the cruise due to limited seating.
Giovanni's Table
Casual Italian trattoria with indoor and al fresco seating, offering rustic dishes with a contemporary flair, including toasted herb foccacia, pastas, braised meat dishes and stews, all served family-style.
  • Seating Times: Lunch: 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM; Dinner: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
  • Dress: We suggest smart casual attire -jackets and ties for men, dresses or pantsuits for women. On formal evenings we suggest suits and ties or tuxedos for men and cocktail dresses for women.
  • Costs: A $15 for lunch, a $20 for dinner per guest fee covers meal and gratuities. Specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • Reservations are recommended, and can be made prior to your sailing or once on board. Guests of all ages are welcome, but a parent or guardian must accompany guests younger than 18 years of age.
Windjammer Café
Enjoy great food and spectacular views in this casual buffet restaurant featuring delicious global cuisine including salads, soups, sandwiches and burgers, meat-carving and hot entrees, as well as cookies, cakes, and pastries for dessert.
  • Seating Times: Hours may vary by itinerary. Continental Breakfast: 6:30 - 7:30 AM, Full Buffet Breakfast: 7:30 - 10:30 AM, Lunch: From noon - 2 PM, Afternoon Tea and Snacks: 4 - 5 PM, Dinner: 6 - 9 PM, Late Night Snacks: 1 - 4 AM.
  • Dress: It's always casual in the Windjammer Café, however, bare feet and tank tops are not permitted at dinner.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Johnny Rockets
Featuring authentic 1950s décor and a jukebox at every table, Johnny Rockets is the perfect place to get the family together for good old-fashioned burgers and fries.
  • Seating Times: Check onboard for hours of operation.
  • Dress: Always Casual.
  • Costs: A nominal fee of $5.95 USD applies per dine-in and take out. Specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Jade Sushi
Influenced by traditional Thai, Malaysian, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Indian, and Indonesian dishes, Jade features a seemingly endless buffet of delicious sushi creations and innovative Asian-fusion dishes, along with classic favorites like sushi, fried rice and more.
  • Seating Times: Dinner 6 - 9 PM.
  • Dress: Always casual however, bare feet and tank tops are not permitted at dinner.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Café Promenade
The multi-level Royal Promenade is the heart of the ship and Café Promenade is the perfect spot for "people watching" over a cup of Seattle's Best Coffee as well as snacks, pastries, and sandwiches.
  • Seating Times: Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night.
  • Dress: Always Casual.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Sorrento's Pizza
Stop by this casual pizza parlor for a delicious slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza fresh from the oven, as well as sandwiches and deli items.
  • Seating Times: Check onboard for hours of operations.
  • Dress: Always casual.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
Vermont's Finest Ice Cream is now available in port and at sea! Enjoy Ben & Jerry's premium ice cream served with a smile, in cups, cones, sundaes, shakes, and smoothies.
  • Seating Times: Check onboard for hours of operations.
  • Dress: We suggest casual attire.
  • Costs: All items are offered at current menu prices. Specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Cupcake Cupboard
One-of-a-kind bakery specializing in freshly baked cupcakes, featuring unique bubblegum and root beer flavors to the more traditional chocolate and vanilla.
  • Seating Times: Check onboard for hours of operation.
  • Dress: We suggest casual attire.
  • Costs: All items at current menu pricing; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Diamond Lounge
Exclusive club for Pinnacle Club, Diamond, and Diamond Plus Crown and Anchor members offers light breakfast and snacks throughout the day.
  • Seating Time: Check onboard for hours of operation.
  • Dress: We suggest smart casual attire. Swimwear, shorts and jeans are not permitted.
  • Costs: Food included in the cost of your cruise; specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required.
Concierge Lounge
Exclusive lounge for Diamond Plus and Pinnacle Club members of Crown and Anchor Society as well as Suite guests (does not include Junior Suites) offers continental breakfast, as well as Hors d'oeuvres, and an honor bar.
  • Seating Time: Continental Breakfast, 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM; Hors d'oeuvres and petit fours beginning the second evening, before an after dinner. Check onboard for hours of operation.
  • Dress: We suggest smart casual attire. Swimwear, shorts and jeans are not permitted.
  • Costs: No additional costs.
  • No reservations required.
Room Service
Enjoy breakfast in bed, a burger on your balcony, or private dinner in the comfort of your stateroom.
  • Seating Times: 24 hours a day.
  • Dress: Anything from pajamas to tuxedos, it's up to you.
  • Costs: Meals (including coffee, tea, water, ice tea or lemonade) delivered by room service are included in the cruise fare (however a late night service charge applies). Specialty drinks, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, beer, wine and soft drinks are at current menu pricing.
  • No reservations required, just a phone call away.
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