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Ship was old but in good condition. Rooms could use some updating. Cagney's Steakhouse was not a steakhouse steak house steak and sided were bad. Teppanyaki was good and we had a good time. O'Sheenhan's bar food was average but the drinks and bartenders were good. Venetian and Aqua were average but had no trouble getting seated even with 5 without a reservation. Garden Café breakfast and dinner were ok. Always had seating available and clean tables. Servers always made sure there was plenty of food available. Customer Service people were very helpful. Can't say the same thing for the excursion desk. They were very rude and short with people. Entertainment was lacking. Magic show and lounge singer in the main theater come on. . Getting on and off the ship was not a problem. We had a full ship and didn't have to wait in long lines. We did 2 excursions with the ship. Book yourself save some money. The private island was the worst port we did. Couldn't use our drink package and had to pay for our food. land Shark was below average and way over priced. Private Luxury Beach Villa was very nice. The staff was friendly and nice except the shore excursion staff.

December 29

Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review by jonnykoz

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Ship was old but in good condition. Rooms could use some updating.

Cagney's Steakhouse was not a steakhouse steak house steak and sided were bad. Teppanyaki was good and we had a good time.

O'Sheenhan's bar food was average but the drinks and bartenders were good. Venetian and Aqua were average but had no trouble getting seated even with 5 without a reservation.

Garden Café breakfast and dinner were ok. Always had seating available and clean tables. Servers always made sure there was plenty of food available.

Customer Service people were very helpful. Can't say the same thing for the excursion desk. They were very rude and short with people.

Entertainment was lacking. Magic show and lounge singer in the main theater come on. .

Getting on and off the ship was not a problem. We had a full ship and didn't have to wait in long lines.

We did 2 excursions with the ship. Book yourself save some money. The private island was the worst port we did. Couldn't use our drink package and had to pay for our food. land Shark was below average and way over priced. Private Luxury Beach Villa was very nice.

The staff was friendly and nice except the shore excursion staff.
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