Chinese Evenings 2021

"Chinese Night" at The Great Central Railway

Your four-course evening meal is served aboard our First Class Restaurant Cars as a steam locomotive takes you on a leisurely journey through Charnwood's glorious countryside. Your meal is served during the journey and there will normally be a pause on Swithland viaduct with its magnificent views across the reservoir to Charnwood Forest.

The train departs from Loughborough Central at 7.30pm returning at approximately 10.00 p.m. Tickets are £47.00 per adult  The price includes the full cost of the train ticket.

The Chinese Train runs on Friday May 14th and August 20th.


Choice of Starter

Prawn Crackers and Spring Rolls


Corn Soup

Choice of Main

Pork Chow Mein


Sweet & Sour Chicken with Egg Fried Rice


Beef and Black Pepper Sauce with Mushroom Fried Rice


Vegetable Stir Fry with Sticky Rice


Choice of Dessert:

Five Spice Custard Tart


Matcha Tea Brownie


Tea and Coffee served with chocolate mints

Please note: Menu choices must be pre-booked

Our next running day

Happy New Year to all of our visitors and supporters!

Due to the present national restrictions, we will not be operating trains during January of 2021, and our cafés are also closed at the present time.

We will return, and look forward to the resumption of train services, and general reopening soon.

We will post regular updates here on our website.

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