The Windjammer Café is the
ship's buffet restaurant. It is
open for breakfast, lunch,
afternoon tea and dinner. For
dinner, the Windjammer also
offers casual dining with
restaurant-style service. Located
high on Deck 11, the seating
areas have panoramic views.
There is indoor, outdoor and
Café Latté-tudes is a specialty
coffee house. It also features
complimentary pastries and cookies.
The Chops Grille is an intimate, upscale
American-style steakhouse. There is a cover charge for
this specialty restaurant.
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The Minstrel Dining Room is Brilliance's main
dining room. The center of the room features two
lines of columns connecting an elegant staircase
(with fountain) at one end to a large art work at the
other end of the room. On either side of the room
are large windows. It all works together very nicely.
Guests have the choice of opting for traditional two
seating dining or of a flexible dining system for
dinner. Breakfast is open seating. Lunch is also
open seating but the restaurant is only open for
lunch on sea days.
(See menus from the main dining room and from
Brilliace's specialty restaurants on our menus
Giovani's Table was added to
Brilliance in 2013 replacing
Portofino's. The menu is still
Italian-inspired but with a
somewhat more casual
Replacing the Seaview
Cafe, is the
Replacing the Solarium Cafe is the Park Café. It offers (ala
minute) sandwiches, salads, pastries and cookies.
The 2013 refit also ushered in a new dining
experience aboard Brilliance, the Chef's
Table (left). This venue offers a small
group of guests a multi-course dinner with
wine pairing hosted by the ship's culinary
Another new venue added in 2013 is the
Mexican-themed Rita's Cantina (below).