Cream Tea

Credit: Dick Masters,

Cream Tea Treat

Your Cream Tea train departs at 3.30pm from Cranmore Station.

Settle back and relax on the Mendip Belle Dining Carriage and during the journey our staff will serve you a lovely Cream Tea.

Savour two fruit scones (plain and gluten free scones also available but need to be specified at time of booking), local Somerset Clotted Cream, Somerset Butter and Strawberry Jam along with a pot of tea (coffee also available on request).

Dates for 2017

August 12th, 13th, 30th and 31st

September 2nd, 6th, 16th, 20th and 23rd

October 7th, 8th and 14th


We are afraid due to high demand our Cream Teas are only available to people who are in receipt of a pre-paid voucher. To book please Email us with your name, address, telephone number, voucher number and the date you would like to book. Alternatively give the Ticket Office a telephone call.

We still have spaces available on our new High Tea service, so why not check this fabulous new service out and give yourself a big treat.

*Please Note*
Although your Cream Tea is only served on the 3.30pm train you are welcome to travel on earlier trains, should you wish, as well as visit our Engine Shed and Workshop and other points of interest around the railway.

Allergen Advice, Scones contain Cereals, Eggs & Milk, Cream & Butter contain Milk.

Terms & Conditions

Every effort will be made to run the trains and our Cream Tea services according to the timetable but unforeseen circumstances may entail alteration or cancellations. The East Somerset Railway reserves the right to vary any of the provisions of this service without prior notice.

Please note Dogs (except assist dogs) are not allowed on dining trains