Originally Posted by cruise planner
It's not only the tablecloths, which will now only be used for formal nights, but you'll also not get all the flatware either. We had one fork, one knife, and no butter knife.
So while they're calling it a new 'concept', it's a fancy way of saying they're doing everything they can to cut costs and make the dining experience less of an experience than it use to be.
That has been Carnival's system with cutlery for quite some time...like several years.
Depending on what courses you partake in, they supply appropriate cutlery when serving it.
Makes some sense actually, so they are not rewashing a bunch of cutlery that hasn't been used.