Pullman Fine Dining

Pullman Dining Train

Your carriage awaits .....

The exclusive Pullman fleet is the stateliest of trains.  Comprised of carriages from the golden age of travel, lovingly restored with breathtaking attention to detail, each carriage is beautifully designed. Step aboard one of two bar cars for an intimate warm welcome. Settle back into your deeply comfortable seat in one of two dining cars and be transported into another age while Charnwood’s glorious countryside unfolds past your window.

Experience the finest of foods, prepared by our expert chefs - the quintessential orient express experience. To find out more about our Pullman train project, click here

Our Pullman services are shown below:

Burns Night - £60 per person
25th January

With a live Scottish Piper and a hot toddy reception

Cullen Skink served with warm crusty bread or
Leek & potato soup (v)
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Haggis, clapshot and whisky sauce (v option available)
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Choice of
Tournedo de Boeuf Ecosse

Roast pork with crackling served with McIntosh apple & clove sauce

All served with chef’s selection of vegetables
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Choice of
Chocolate & Cointreau Gateau

Tipsy laird pudding
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Scottish cheeseboard
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Coffee or Earl Grey tea served with Scottish shortbread

Vegetarian Options:

Asparagus tart with a hollandaise sauce
Peppers stuffed with Mediterranean risotto
Caramelised red onion and goat’s cheese filo tart

St Valentine's Fine Dining Evening - £69 per person
14th February

Complimentary rose for the ladies

Pink Champagne and canapés served on arrival
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Choice of
Smoked haddock and hand carved ham pots served with toasts

Oven baked Camembert served with cranberry sauce, baby leaves with French dressing and toasts
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Melon and ginger frappe
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Choice of
Woodland chicken, chicken breast stuffed with cream cheese and pancetta served with a wild mushroom sauce

Sea bass en papillote cooked with white wine, tomatoes, shallots and cream

Crispy belly of Gloucester Old Spot port with fennel, Amalfi lemons and capers

All served with Lyonnais potatoes, leek and green bean medley and honey glazed carrots
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Choice of
Chocolate and rum mousse with a ginger biscuit

Home baked Manchester tart with custard

Tropical fruit salad with cassis
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Great British cheese board; Mull of Kintyre, Red Leicester, Cornish yard served with oatcakes and chutney
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Coffee or earl grey tea served with petit fours

Vegetarian Options:

Asparagus tart with a hollandaise sauce
Peppers stuffed with Mediterranean risotto
Caramelised red onion and goats cheese filo tart

Fine Dining Evening with Live Jazz - £62 per person
30th May

Menu

The menu for this Pullman service is shown below:

Bellinis and hors d'oeuvres served on arrival
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Choice of
Potted brown shrimps with saffron butter and brown bread

Watercress soup with crème fraiche and a parmesan crisp
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Blackcurrant sorbet
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Choice of
Salmon en croute with a Béarnaise sauce served with wilted spinach

Vegetable and bean cassoulet served with herb dumplings

Braised Mediterranean beef

Served with marquis potatoes, peas à la Flamande and roasted root vegetables
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Choice of
Apple strudel served with vanilla custard
Warm crème caramel
Pineapple flambé

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Selection of Continental cheeses

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Coffee or earl grey tea served with petit fours

Pullman Wine Tasting Evening - £72 per person
19th September

(Includes complimentary wine pairing with each course by Weavers of Nottingham)

Menu

The menu for this Pullman service is shown below:

Prosécco & blinis

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Choice of

 

Cream of wild mushrooms served on toasted brioche

Moules marinières served with French bread
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Champagne sorbet

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Choice of

Venison and smoked bacon casserole with herb dumplings

Seared halibut with a tomato buerre blanc

 

Saddle of lamb with tarragon butter

 

All served with Dauphinoise potatoes, cauliflower polonaise and pan fried spinach with broad beans

 

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Choice of

Glazed lemon tart with Chantilly cream

 

Tiramisu

 

Strawberries and cream

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Gorgonzola with thyme and honey infused roast peaches

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Coffee or earl grey the served with petit fours

If you want to give friends, family or clients an experience they will never forget, do enquire about chartering The Great Central Pullman.  Call 01509 632323

Alternatively look out for special themed dining events when the Pullman train is running.

Our next running day

This weekend
Two steam locomotives, one diesel loco, and our Diesel Railcar are due to be in action this weekend.

BR Standard Class 2 78018. BR Standard Class 9F 92214 "Leicester City".
Brush Type 4 1705 "Sparrowhawk". Metro Cammell Diesel Railcar.

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