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The Purbeckman - Wednesday Luncheons

Date: 20th Feb - 4th Sep

NEW FOR 2019

We are delighted to now offer a mid week, steam hauled, luncheon trains, The Purbeckman. This is just perfect for those who love to lunch!

This brings the very best of fine Dorset fare to the lunchtime patron. These trains are ideally timed for day visitors to the area or for you and your party to take the opportunity to promenade along Swanage’s Victorian seafront and pier after your meal.

The Purbeckman departs Swanage station at 1300 returning at 1542. Please note: Bookings close on the Saturday prior to the date of travel.

BOOKINGS OPEN SOON!

2019 OPERATING DATES
20th February Bookings open soon
3rd April Bookings open soon
1st May Bookings open soon
5th June Bookings open soon
19th June Bookings open soon
3rd July Bookings open soon
4th September Bookings open soon
2019 PRICING   -  Including food and travel
Table for Two People £100.00
Table for Four People £200.00
2019 Purbeckman Luncheon Menu
Starters
Tomato and Basil SoupBeach
(Gluten Free & Lactose Free versions are available)
Ardennes Pâté
(Gluten Free version is available)
 
Main Courses
Roast Loin of Pork
(Gluten Free & Lactose Free versions are available)
Roast Duck Breast
(Gluten Free & Lactose Free versions are available)
Roast Field Mushroom topped with RatatouilleBeach
(Gluten & Lactose Free versions are available)
All served with seasonal vegetables and roast potatoes
 
Desserts
Belgian Apple Pie Beach
Chocolate Fudge Cake Beach
Fruit Salad Beach
(Gluten Free & Lactose Free versions are available)
 
Coffee & Mints
 
Allergens: Although every effort is made to avoid cross contamination, the food on these menus is prepared in an atmosphere that uses Nuts, Gluten, Dairy, Mustard, Soys, Celery, Sesame, Sulphur Dioxide, Fish and Shellfish.

Beach = Vegetarian suitable.
Dress Code

We want dining on the Wessex Belle to be a memorable occasion for you. 

As such, we kindly request that guests dress smartly so the experience feels  special for everybody. We run a variety of dining trains, some with slightly different requirements, so we will try to break down the dress code for you as clearly as possible.

For the Saturday Wessex Belle: The Wessex Belle offers the chance to dress up and we invite guests to dress in a manner appropriate to a smart/formal occasion.

For men, shirts and jackets are required and ties preferred. For women, we encourage formal evening attire.

For Friday Night Bistro, Dorsetman Luncheon and Cream Teas smart casual attire is required.

For ALL Dining Experiences: Dark jeans are permitted but not any other colour or style. They must not be ripped or frayed. Trainers and leisurewear are not permitted on dining trains at all