Our cook uses the finest locally sourced, seasonal produce to prepare honest freshly cooked dishes.   All meals are prepared from scratch and we can cater for dietary requirements with advance notice.  Eddie (our Cook) is happy to chat through any dietary requirement or special requests you might have so please do contact us if you’d like to chat over the dining elements of your cruise.

Our dinner menu will change on a daily basis and our cook will be happy to discuss option over breakfast each day.


At breakfast we offer a continental selection of croissants & pastries, toast and preserves, cereals and yoghurts.

Cooked breakfasts options include the traditional Full Scottish breakfast or any combination of items such as scrambled eggs and bacon etc., poached egg & local kippers, avocado on sourdough toast with poached egg, porridge with cream and brown sugar.

Fresh coffee, tea and fruit teas area also readily available at breakfast and throughout the day.


A buffet style selection of cold meats and cheeses will be available alongside homemade soup with fresh bread and oatcakes.

There will be a special lunch dish each day made using ingredients sourced from the local area.



Cullen Skink
served with crusty bread and butter

Pan Seared Scallops
served with black pudding

Main Courses

Slow-cooked Knoydart Estate Venison Stew
served with seasonal vegetable and potatoes

Prawn Linguine
king prawns bound in a garlic and white wine sauce

Roast Sirloin of Lochaber Beef
with roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables and a rich gravy


Chocolate Cake
served with pouring cream

Scottish Cheese & Biscuits
served with grapes and chutney

Charter Nova Spero in 2022

We have taken the decision to only offer private charter bookings of Nova Spero for early 2022.  

We'd be delighted to take you and your family or friends on an adventure around Scotland's beautiful islands and coasts, so if you'd like prices and availability, please contact us on +44 (0) 1738 718 509 or email  

Please note you are unable to book a charter online, so please do get in touch and we'll be happy to chat through your cruise ideas.

Our normal cruise schedule will resume from early Summer 2022.  If you'd like to be kept informed about our schedule of cruise holidays, please subscribe to our mailing list using the form at the bottom of our website homepage.