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View Poll Results: is Palo a must do?
Yes Brunch 37 29.13%
Yes Dinner 12 9.45%
Yes, brunch and dinner 43 33.86%
Not a priority 35 27.56%
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Old 02-08-2013, 09:29 AM   #31
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We are going to try the brunch this time. This will be our second cruise we are so excited!
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Old 02-08-2013, 09:32 AM   #32
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We just got back from our first Disney Cruise on the Wonder and had Brunch at Palo on the first sea day. We loved it and will never miss Brunch on our future cruises. I wouldn't do dinner though, because we enjoyed the time with the family and really enjoyed the time with the servers!
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Old 02-08-2013, 09:42 AM   #33
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We will be trying the brunch for the first time on the TA cruise. All times are available, we would prefer a later time. Is it still worth it, to go at noon? Or are earlier seatings better?

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Old 02-08-2013, 09:44 AM   #34
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Originally Posted by bobbiwoz
We will be trying the brunch for the first time on the TA cruise. All times are available, we would prefer a later time. Is it still worth it, to go at noon? Or are earlier seatings better?
I liked later because then I could still eat breakfast with my son, not feel rushed, and have the brunch for lunch.
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Old 02-08-2013, 10:18 AM   #35
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We did brunch this past January, but I had to put my foot down to get my DH to do it. After three previous cruises having not done it there was no way I was skipping it again! So we did it, and my DH LOVED it! After the cruise he said, we should have done the brunch again, and try dinner next time too....."next time" we are in the Walt suite, so we can order it anyway
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Old 02-08-2013, 10:42 AM   #36
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Had a very bad experience at Polo's dinner. Will not go back at all.
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Old 02-08-2013, 10:44 AM   #37
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We have done brunch twice and dinner once. The service is great and atmosphere is wonderful for brunch, but I could really take it or leave it now. We are going on an 8 day in a week and neither me or my wife really wanted to go this time. So for us it is definitely not a must any more.
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Old 02-08-2013, 10:54 AM   #38
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I've done brunch and dinner on most cruises usually both. I love going out to breakfast as it is my favorite meal. We did brunch on our November 2012 Thanksgiving cruise on the Fantasy and I was very disappointed. It wasn't as good as the Magic brunch I had in the past. The portion sizes were tiny but that could be what the trend is to eat less. But usually I just eat brunch that day and then, I don't eat again until dinner. I find the portion sizes in the dining are smaller than a regular restaurant so, it seems like you can sample more variety on the cruise. However, the portion sizes were very small at our last brunch that it took away from the flavor of the food. The pancakes were just off from prior cruises. I really missed the stollen bread and cream. The grape pizza was good and the benedicts were good. I have to admit I didn't roll out of there like on previous cruises. That's mine whine for the day. I guess, there could be worst things but I still like the atomsphere and the quiet adult time so, it won't stop me from going in the future.
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Old 02-08-2013, 11:58 AM   #39
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On our second cruise we tried Palo Brunch. Since then we are addicted This is really a must do for us and also cruises with no sea days are no longer an option for us since this cruise (because Brunch is only on sea days).
We never tried Dinner since we are not really into heavy dress up - so brunch is perfect for us!

hope that helps!

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Old 02-08-2013, 12:12 PM   #40
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Did brunch once and honestly wasn't that impressed. I doubt we will go again.
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