Originally Posted by StormKat
Beware! NCL is pretty good with their surcharge for the specialty restaurants. We were told that charge covers the gratuity. On Princess, we paid a surcharge for a specialty venue and the matre' d followed my husband out of the restaurant and advised him that a tip was also expected. I guess NCL gets their extra bucks from the plastic glasses that you HAVE to purchase in order to get some drinks.
I don't like that you have to buy the plastic glasses for some drinks, especially when the menu say that you CAN do it! The best thing to do is to buy one "souvenier" drink and pour it into two smaller glasses!