DINING

Our on-board catering is operated by our experienced team, focusing on consistent high quality and excellent customer service to our dining passengers.  Join us aboard on your visit to the Highlands for fresh, locally sourced food served by our staff and volunteers as you travel through the scenic Cairngorms National Park, in the comfort of our heritage carriages.

Light Lunch 

Light lunch is served on our 12:45 departure from Aviemore and will be available on all days we are operating our service from late March to the end of October.

Travelling alongside the famous River Spey, our Light Luncheon service  consists of a lovely selection of sandwiches and a warm bowl of soup, freshly prepared on board by our catering chef – there will be a choice of 2 soups every day,  accompanied by a cup of tea or coffee.

Adult / Senior Light Lunch is £27.00, Children aged 5-15 are £13.90 and Under 5s cost £3.40 (Under 5s may also travel for free if they won’t be dining).

Upgrades to our First Class Compartment, Director’s Saloon or Chairman’s Saloon are available.  Note that First Class accommodates a maximum of four people, the Director’s and Chairman’s Saloon accommodate up to 6 people each.

Booking is essential for both Standard Travel and for our Upgrade options.

Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea is served aboard our 15:00 departure from Aviemore and will be available on all days we are operating our service from late March until the end of October.

Step aboard our vintage train and be transported back to a time when Afternoon Tea was a tradition for many families. In the 1950’s many hotels and high-end stores served Afternoon tea at three o’clock.

Today, our Afternoon Tea service is unique in the Highlands, as you travel through the beautiful Scottish countryside while relaxing with a fine selection of sandwiches, mouth watering cakes from a local speciality baker, scones (baked on board with local jam and cream) together with a choice of speciality teas.

We have a selection of speciality teas or coffee if preferred.

Adult / Senior Afternoon Tea is £38.00, Children aged 5-15 are £16.55 and Under 5s cost £3.40 (Under 5s may also travel for free if they won’t be dining).

Upgrades to our First Class Compartment, Director’s Saloon or Chairman’s Saloon are available.  Note that First Class accommodates a maximum of four people, the Director’s and Chairman’s Saloon accommodate up to 6 people each.

Booking is essential for both Standard Travel and for our Upgrade options.

 

 Please Note:

Due to Food Hygiene regulations, dogs (with the exception of assistance dogs) are not permitted in the dining areas of any of our trains. This includes the first class compartments on the 10.30 departure.