Your Cream Tea train departs at 3.30pm from Cranmore Station. Settle back and relax on the Mendip Belle Dining Carriages and ejoy a lovely cream tea.
Plain scones are served with local Somerset Clotted Cream, Somerset Butter and Strawberry Jam along with a pot of tea (coffee also available).
Due to social distancing restrictions , we are unable to offer our normal waiter service. All cream teas are prepared for you and ready on your table.
Face masks need to be worn until you are seated on the train.
IT IS REALLY IMPORTANT TO LET US KNOW AT THE TIME OF BOOKING IF YOU HAVE ANY SPECIAL DIETRY REQUIREMENTS AS THERE WILL NOT BE AN OPPORTUNITY TO AMEND THE ORDER ON THE TRAIN
The following dates are provisionally available:
March 21 27, April 17, May 8 9 16 22, June 6 19.
Please note - We will honour any bookings and prepaid ESR vouchers to the end of 2021.
Our office and phone lines will be closed during the period of lockdown.
Although your Cream Tea is only served on the 2pm or 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: The Scones contain gluten, eggs, milk and possibly sesame. The Cream and Butter contain milk.
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.