The Sunday Countryman

Selected from June until October

Watch the countryside slip gently by on board steam train with our Sunday Countryman. Enjoy a glass of fizz on arrival at your table and during the one hour thirty minute journey, we'll serve our freshly prepared three course luncheon of:

  • Soup of the day with a fresh bread roll
  • Roast topside of Derbyshire beef, homemade Yorkshire puddings, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables with a side of gravy
  • Cheesecake of the day with fresh cream
  • Tea or coffee and after dinner mints

£79.00 per couple including travel. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free option available. Drinks table service available.

The Classic Countryman

Selected from June until September

Indulge on board with a classic British favourite, our luxury Afternoon Tea. We'll serve a glass of fizz as you board before you are presented with a beautiful vintage stand for a service of freshly made sandwiches, scones with jam and cream and selection of cake and pastries. Not forgetting the tea or coffee!

£69.00 for two persons including travel. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available. Drinks table service available.

The Countryman's Lunch

Selected from June until September

Our comprehensive take on a British classic, the Ploughman's lunch. See the countryside vistas whilst enjoying a plentiful main of ham, a selection of cheeses, salad, chutney's and more followed by cheesecake of the day. We'll serve a glass of Pimm's as you board and there will be lashings of tea and coffee too.

£64.00 per couple including travel. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available. Drinks table service available.

The Countryman's Sharer

Selected from June until September

Enjoy a hearty savoury sharing platter for two people on board our heritage diesel service which includes freshly made sandwiches, crisps, quiche, sausage roll, scotch egg, salad and coleslaw. Served with tea, coffee or juice.

£39.00 per couple including travel. Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available. Drinks table service available.

Special occasion?

My name is Sam Weaver and I am the Catering Manager here at the Ecclesbourne Valley Railway. If you have a special occasion coming up or a special requirement, I would love to hear from you! Drop us a line on 01629 823076 and we'll be happy to make your visit extra special.

Additional Information

  • Derbyshire Countryman evouchers may be used as full or part payment towards any of our dining experiences.
  • Our Dining Experiences are sold based on the Government Coronavirus roadmap as it is at the start of April. We may have to alter the time or date of your booking should social distancing regulations not be relaxed as anticipated.
  • You may be seated either in a private compartment or in an open interior coach.
  • Wheelchair accessible toilets are available at Wirksworth and Duffield, but are not available on board the train.
  • The maximum number of passengers per table or compartment is 4. Some tables are for 2 only.
  • We reserve the right to alter or amend any service including the type of locomotive in the event of a mechanical failure or circumstances out of our control.
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