The Rothley Rose 2021

The Rothley Rose

This special service departs from Rothley Station on selected Wednesdays throughout the year.

Your four course dinner is served aboard our First Class Restaurant Cars as one of our historic main line steam locomotives takes you on a leisurely journey through the Leicestershire

The train departs from Rothley Station, our Edwardian-themed station with original gas lights at 7:30pm, returning at approximately 9:30pm and your meal is served during the journey.

Tickets are £48.00 per adult. The price includes the full cost of the train ticket.

The Rothley Rose runs on the following Wednesday evenings.

August: 11th, 25th

September: 22nd.



Choice of:

Cheddar, Onion and Sage Soup with Garlic Bread (v)

Atlantic Prawn Cocktail, Marie Rose Sauce & Brown Bread


Choice of:

Slow Roasted Pork Belly Apple Fritter & Cider Velouté

Seared Tuna Steak with Mango Salsa

Pan Fried Chicken Breast Wrapped in Smoked Bacon, Garlic & Thyme Butter

Butter Bean & Vegetable Cassoulet (v)

Served with chef ’s selection of vegetables


Choice of:

Mango & Coconut Brulee Cheese Cake

Pot au Chocolate

all served with raspberry coulis


Coffee served with chocolate mints

Vegetarian Choices

Cumin Butternut Squash & Lentil Wellington OR Moroccan Style Cauliflower Roulade with Chickpea Chutney OR Sweet Potato, Cashew & Apricot Chutney Tart

Please note. Menu choices must be pre-booked


To check availability and to book your tickets call 01509 632323.

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