St Valentine’s Fine Dining Evening

Tuesday, 14th February - £69 per person

Your six course dinner is served aboard our luxury fist class restaurant cars as one of our historic main line steam locomotives takes you on a leisurely journey through the Leicestershire countryside. There's complimentary pink champagne and canapés on arrival.  The train departs from Loughborough Central and your meal is served during the journey.  There will be an interlude at the delightfully atmospheric Rothley station complete with original Edwardian gas lights. The train departs from Loughborough Central at 7.30pm, returning at approximately 10.00 p.m. Tickets are £69.00 per adult.

Includes a complimentary rose for the ladies

Steam train at Swithland © Mike Spencer

Menu - the menu for the St Valentine's dinner is as follows:

Pink Prosecco and canapés served on arrival
Choice of

 Broccoli and stilton soup served with herb croutons (v)
Coquilles Saint-Jacques
Blackcurrant sorbet
Choice of

Tournedos Rossini

Gressingham duck with Evesham lentils and braised chicory

Crispy fillet of wild salmon with a lemon, dill and broad bean butter sauce

Served with mashed and roast potatoes, a green bean medley and honey glazed carrots
Choice of

Chocolate brioche bread and butter pudding served with crème anglais

Apple, raisin and cinnamon flan served with double cream ~

Selection of cheeses served with celery, grapes and chutney
Coffee or Earl Grey tea served with Elizabeth tablet

Vegetarian Choices

 Butternut squash half, filled with cannellini beans, mozzarella cheese, peppers & tomatoes, topped with pumpkin & sunflower seed crumb

Roast pepper stuffed with courgette, sun dried tomato cous cous and topped with feta cheese

Mediterranean casserole with peppers, courgettes, lentils, sweet smoked paprika and thyme – suitable for vegans

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