This quintessentially British treat is served on-board our Mendip Belle Dining Carriages.
The following dates are provisionally available:
March 28, April 11 18, May 15 23, June 5 9 20 23.
Please note - We will honour any bookings and prepaid ESR vouchers to the end of 2021.
Any unbooked third party vouchers which cannot be used by their expiry date need to be extended by the issuing company.
Due to social distancing restrictions , we are unable to offer our normal waiter service. All sparkling afternoon 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
*Please Note* Although your Sparkling Afternoon Tea is only served on the 2pm or 3.30pm train you are welcome to travel on earlier trains subject to availablity, should you wish, as well as visit our Engine Shed and Workshop and other points of interest around the railway.
Every effort will be made to run the trains and our Sparkling Afternoon 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.