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Queen Mary 2 (QM2) Review

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Review for Queen Mary 2 (QM2) to the Western Mediterranean
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jack1444
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Sep 2012
Cabin: Queens Suite

As a previous reviewer said the marketing team need to experience the so called Queen Grill experience. We found the dining room to be poky and the maitre d totally unhelpful to one and all. We never sat on a table for 2 before (more than 12 cruises) where you could lean your elbows on the next table. When we challenged this we were told 'only the British want tables for 2.'

As for the maitre d preparing food at the table, this is bizarre and done for effect. One evening we ordered beef wellington which was brought to the table pre-cooked and cold we believe. It was shown or presented to us like an old used rugby ball. It was then placed on a trolley/camping stove where it was pretentiously moved around with a fish slice. Like most of the food it was horrible. The same for the lobster - bouncy golf balls could be made of it. Other disappointments were

* flowers not in Queens Grill suite as promised on the website.

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Queens Suite

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