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Shakespeare Express - Premier Class & Dining

Premier Dining Passengers Boarding
Premier Dining Passengers make their way to board the Pullmans for Sunday Luncheon : Brian Wilson

Premier Dining

For those passengers wanting to enjoy a traditional meal served at their seats whilst travelling on The Shakespeare Express.

 

Meal Options

 

Starting from Birmingham :

Breakfast (Train A only)

High Tea or Afternoon Tea (Train D only)

Note: You may book Breakfast on your outward trip, Tea on your return trip or pamper yourself and take both Breakfast and Tea.

 

Starting from Stratford & Henley :

Sunday Lunch (Train B, concludes on Train C)

 

 

 

Premier Dining Breakfast
Breakfast

The Meals

Meals served depend upon the train(s) on which you choose to travel:

English Breakfast : Train A - for passengers starting from Birmingham and Tyseley

Traditional 3-course Roast Luncheon : Trains B/C - for passengers starting from Stratford and Henley

High Tea or Afternoon Tea Choice : Train D - for passengers returning to Birmingham or Tyseley from Stratford

High Tea or Afternoon Tea Choice – The choice of High Tea or Afternoon Tea must be made in advance. There is a further choice of chicken or salmon for High Tea. Please specify your choices when booking

Sample Menus : Luncheon   Breakfast & High Tea

 

Dining Seats

Seats must be pre-booked before travelling. This must be by NOON on the Friday before your selected date of travel.

Dining will be in reserved seats at tables for two & four in our ex-B.R. mk I Pullman Dining Cars for that extra touch of luxury.

 

Children

There is no special child menu. We regret that we are unable to accommodate infants under 5 within dining cars

 

Premier Dining Lunch
Sunday Lunch

Sample Menu

Breakfast
Selection of Kellogg’s Cold Cereals, or
Scott’s Porage Oats topped with Honey or Whisky Raisins

Full English Breakfast including: Sausage, Bacon, Black-Pudding, Egg, Hash Brown, Grilled Tomato & Baked Beans.

Twinings Tea, Coffee and Orange Juice

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Sunday Luncheon
Buckwheat Blinis with Smoked Salmon and Creme Fresh

Traditional Roast Beef with Yorkshire Puddings, Sweet Potato Dauphinois, Carrots and Green Beans

Chocolate Orange Cake with Fresh Cream

Twinings Tea or Coffee and After-Eight Chocolates
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High Tea
Seared Chicken Breast in a Wild Mushroom Sauce
with Minted New Potatoes and Green Beans

Chocolate Orange Cake with Fresh Cream

Twinings Tea or Coffee and After-Eight Chocolates

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Afternoon Tea
A choice of Twinings Tea
choice of sandwiches including: Salmon, Cucumber or Egg & Cress
Scones with Devon Clotted Cream and Strawberry Preserve
A selection of cream cakes

Premier Dining Lunch Celebration Party
Celebration Lunch Party

Drinks & Beverages

A selection of Champagnes, beers, wines and spirits are available for dining passengers to purchase from the dining car team to accompany your meal.

 

Special Dietary Requirements

Special requirements must be requested when making your booking.

 

Enquiries

Vintage Trains Limited
670 Warwick Road,
Tyseley,
Birmingham B11 2HL


Office Hours: Monday - Friday 09:30 - 16:30


Tel: 0121 708 4960 Fax: 0121 708 4963

Email

Before contacting our office with your enquiry please see our Frequently Asked Questions >>

 

All information, fares and tariffs shown are for 2012 - as a guide only. Details for 2013 will be announced later.

 

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