Wednesday Luncheon 2020 – The Midlander

Wednesday Luncheon - "The Midlander"

The Midlander runs on selected Wednesday lunchtimes.

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 1.00p.m, returning at approximately 2.45pm. Tickets are £35.00 per adult / £35.00 per child. The price includes the full cost of the train ticket. Rail travel is limited on the date of dining due to the Santa services.

 

Coronavirus
(last update 22nd July 2020):Please note that all on-train dining services are currently suspended.

Please be assured that we will be happy to transfer existing bookings to a future date to be agreed when services resume. We are grateful for the patience and understanding of our customers during this difficult time for us all.

We are regularly reviewing the situation and look forward to bringing news of a return of our dining services in the future as the situation continues to improve.

 

The Midlander runs on Wednesdays on the following dates:

February: 19th
April: 8th
May: 27th
June: 10th, 24th.
July: 15th, 29th.
August: 26th.
September: 23rd.
October: 28th.
December: 9th, 16th.

 

MENU

Choice of 

Individual Chicken & Mushroom pie with creamy white wine sauce

or

Baked Cod Fillet served with a rich tomato and red onion cause

or

Mushroom, Broccoli, & Stilton Pasta Bake (V)

Served with seasonal vegetables.

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Choice of desert:

Rich Chocolate & Raspberry Tears

or

Fruits of the Forest Cheese Cake

both served with Raspberry Coulis.

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Tea and Coffee served with chocolate mints

Please note: Menu choices must be pre-booked

Booking

To check dates and book your tickets call 01509 632323.

Our next running day



We are operating steam-hauled passenger trains this weekend 15th and 16th August 2020 (pre-booking is essential).

Our on-train dining services remain suspended at present, but we are reviewing this situation regularly and will be pleased to transfer existing bookings to a future date when dining services resume...
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