The Platform Café – Leicester North

Model Railway Event 16th - 18th June 2017

The Platform Cafe at Greenacres will be open each day of the event from 10am - 4pm, serving lovely home cooked food.

The cafe is located right out of the station gate, just down the path, through the gates on the left.

We still have a couple of spaces left on the Sunday for Father's Day, so if you would like to book an Afternoon Cream Tea, or reserve a table for lunch, please call the cafe direct on 01509 633870.

Thank you.





The Platform is our family cafe, just a moment from the gates of Leicester North station. For a full meal or just light snacks, we have the perfect venue. The bright and airy building has a lovely picture window giving views over the city, while outside there is a sun terrace and grassed area - perfect for younger travellers to let off some steam of their own. We also do children's parties, please ask the staff for details.

We're currently open 10am to 4pm on Tuesday through to Sunday. You might like to hire the venue for your own celebration of corporate entertaining. Contact us via  or 0n 01509 633870.

To find us, head out of the station gate, turn right and walk down the sidings - we're then through the gate on the left on the Greenacres site. We're just a minute from the platform, so we're close by when you want to catch the train back.

From The Platform Cafe, its just a ten minute walk to the National Space Centre in Leicester and the Museum of Technology at the Abbey Pumping Station, so take a break and explore the city!

If you're looking for something different at Leicester North, why not try the station buffet?

Our next running day

This Weekend
Three steam locomotives and one diesel loco are in service on our main line as our diesel railcar also operates the first services from our main line to Mountsorrel from Quorn & Woodhouse.

9F 92214 "Leicester City" King Arthur Class 777 "Sir Lamiel"
Ivatt Class 2 46521 BRCW Type 3 (Class 33) D6535
Metro Cammell Class 101 Diesel Railcar

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