The Elizabethan 2021

Sunday Luncheon 2021 - "The Elizabethan"

This train runs on most Sundays through the year, except at certain special events.

Your three-course lunch 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 1.00 p.m, returning at approximately 2.45pm. Tickets are £47.00 per adult or £37.00 per child. The price includes the full cost of the train ticket. At weekends, rail travel is normally unlimited on the date of dining, however due to the current Covid situation, this is not possible until further notice.


Dates this service runs

The Elizabethan runs on Sundays on the following dates:

March:7th, 21st, 28th.
April: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th.
May: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th.
June: 13th, 27th.
July: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th.
August: 1st,8th,15th,22nd,29th.
September: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th.
October: 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st.
November: 7th, 14th, 21st.


Chef’s soup of the day served with a warm bread roll


Roast Ribeye of Beef with Caramelised Shallots and Red Wine Gravy served with all the trimmings


Sticky Toffee Pudding with Ice Cream


Coffee and Chocolate Mints 

Vegetarian Choices 

Brie and Beetroot Tart (V) or Mushroom Risotto (V) or Cumin, Butternut Squash and Lentil Wellington (Ve)

Please note: Menu choices must be pre-booked


To check dates and book your tickets call 01509 632323 or buy a dining voucher from our online shop

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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