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NORTH NORFOLKMAN DINING

Mainline Cromer service!

Table of Two £138.00

Table of Four £276.00

A truly First Class meal served at your seat aboard the North Norfolkman.

  • Three course meal on board

  • Fully licensed bar

  • Lunchtime departures

  • Utilising the Bittern Line to West Runton & Cromer

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Step onboard the North Norfolkman Dining Train and enjoy dining as you travel behind steam on the mainline!

Your Dining trip will start as soon as you step onboard with a complimentary drink on arrival. The North Norfolkman will leave Sheringham Station heading over the level crossing and onto the national mainline network.  The first part of the journey is along what remains of the old Midland & Great Northern line, skirting the picturesque North Norfolk Coastline, passing by the glacial remnants of ‘The Beeston Bump’ and continuing through the delightful station of West Runton with its national award-winning gardens and then on to the historical seaside town of Cromer.

At Cromer, the Dining train takes a short stop while the mainline train undertakes its regular service along the single track line, so there will be time to stretch your legs if you wish.

Steam will be in charge for the return to Sheringham and then onwards, bound for Holt, with the County’s finest coastal vistas on the right and rolling countryside on the left, one of the country views is of the grisly named ‘Dead Mans’. As you approach Weybourne you will see ‘Weybourne Mill’ complete with its four double shuttered sails and the coast guard cottages with their road running off the cliffs.

You will arrive at Holt station and, after a brief stop, the Dining Train then heads back down the track to Sheringham Station where we will bid you farewell until the next time.

The North Norfolkman travels with a fully licensed bar on board which serves a variety of wines, spirits, real ales, lagers, ciders and soft drinks.

Trains are available to board from 11.30am, departing at 12 noon. You will arrive back in Sheringham at approximately 3.00 – 3.15pm.

Only certain of our historic locomotives are permitted to work on Network Rail and it is the nature of vintage machinery that occasionally repairs may be required at short notice. If suitable locomotives are not available to work the train to Cromer, lunch will be served during two return journeys from Sheringham to Holt.

2022 Calendar 

Wednesday May 4th

Wednesday May 11th

Wednesday May 18th

Wednesday June 8th

Wednesday June 22nd

Wednesday July 13th

Thursday August 4th

Thursday August 18th

Wednesday September 28th

Menu

Cromer Dining Menu

We shall be pleased to cater for any vegetarian or other special dietary requirements (including diners that cannot eat shellfish) – please let us know at the time of booking.

A welcome drink of local beer, cider or apple juice is included in the price, along with a bottle of water on the table.

Other drinks and wines can be ordered and paid for on the day.

Availability & Booking

If you would like to book one of our dining trains please telephone the Bookings Office on 01263 820800 (Option 4 then 1).

Please Note: Vouchers cannot be used to book tickets online. If you wish to use vouchers, please contact us directly by email or phone. The bookings team can be reached 0n 01263 820800 or by e-mailing enquiries@nnrailway.co.uk

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Please note, operational or other considerations may make it necessary to alter, amend or cancel train services and other activities. The North Norfolk Railway cannot be held responsible for any inconvenience or disappointment caused.

Only certain of our historic locomotives are permitted to work on Network Rail and it is the nature of vintage machinery that occasionally repairs may be required at short notice. If suitable locomotives are not available to work the train to Cromer, lunch will be served during two return journeys from Sheringham to Holt.

Owing to the historic nature of the dining coaches, we regret there is no wheelchair accommodation aboard North Norfolkman Dining Trains.